BEST MAN/PRESS COVERAGE CORNERBACKS 2025 NFL Draft

2025 BEST MAN/PRESS COVERAGE CORNERBACKS

In the realm of collegiate cornerbacks, players like Stephon Gilmore (South Carolina) and Marshon Lattimore (Ohio State) have set historical benchmarks for impeccable man coverage, embodying the archetype of a lockdown corner. Their skills—ranging from exceptional footwork, anticipatory aptitude, and physicality—have transformed them into shadows that receivers couldn’t shake.

Navigate through the metrics and profiles below, and immerse yourself in the world of current college cornerbacks excelling in man coverage. Metrics like pass breakups, interceptions, and opposing QB ratings when targeted provide a holistic view of their ability to nullify the opposing receiver, effectively removing them from the equation on passing plays. Explore, compare, and delve into the statistics and crucial plays that underline why these players are the epitome of man coverage proficiency in college football today.

2025 Cornerbacks ranked by MAN/PRESS

RANK Player Pos Team TACKLING RUN DEFENSE ZONE MAN/PRESS Rating
1

Will
Johnson

CB
Michigan   Mascot
Michigan Mascot
73 78 90 92
91.5
2

Benjamin
Morrison

CB
Notre Dame   Mascot
Notre Dame Mascot
67 62 89 90
89.0
3

Tacario
Davis

CB
Arizona   Mascot
Arizona Mascot
74 71 81 86
87.9
4

Maxwell
Hairston

CB
Kentucky   Mascot
Kentucky Mascot
88 70 88 84
83.3
5

Denzel
Burke

CB
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
53 77 88 81
88.0
6

Travis
Hunter

CB
Colorado   Mascot
Colorado Mascot
86 83 87 80
91.5
7

Jabbar
Muhammad

CB
Washington   Mascot
Washington Mascot
59 71 80 78
87.2
8

Tommi
Hill

CB
Nebraska   Mascot
Nebraska Mascot
68 73 80 77
71.3
9

Quincy
Riley

CB
Middle Tennessee   Mascot
Middle Tennessee Mascot
69 67 77 76
84.9
10

Nyland
Green

CB
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
42 66 74 76
71.0
11

Jacobee
Bryant

CB
Kansas   Mascot
Kansas Mascot
67 91 78 75
84.6
12

Zy
Alexander

CB
LSU   Mascot
LSU Mascot
84 78 70 72
79.9
13

Aydan
White

CB
North Carolina State   Mascot
North Carolina State Mascot
82 69 75 72
83.5
14

Fentrell
Cypress II

CB
Florida State   Mascot
Florida State Mascot
69 68 81 71
80.0
15

Dorian
Strong

CB
Virginia Tech   Mascot
Virginia Tech Mascot
68 66 77 70
79.0
16

Jordan
Hancock

CB
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
74 70 83 70
83.7
17

Trikweze
Bridges

CB
Oregon   Mascot
Oregon Mascot
67 67 68 69
76.5
18

Jason
Marshall Jr....

CB
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
67 76 73 69
84.3
19

Justin
Walley

CB
Minnesota   Mascot
Minnesota Mascot
77 74 68 69
79.1
20

Gentry
Williams

CB
Oklahoma   Mascot
Oklahoma Mascot
38 54 74 67
83.7