BEST ZONE COVERAGE SAFETIES 2024 NFL Draft

2024 BEST ZONE COVERAGE SAFETIES

Executing stellar man-to-man coverage as a safety entails a blend of agility, awareness, and often, a secondary sense of receivers' intentions. Recall players like Eric Berry (Tennessee) and Earl Thomas (Texas) who, during their respective collegiate tenures, demonstrated an adept ability to shadow receivers and disrupt passing lanes effectively in man-to-man schemes.

Immerse yourself in the data of current college safeties making their mark through exceptional man-to-man coverage. Through meticulous exploration of key stats, such as interceptions, pass deflections, and completion percentage allowed, gain insight into the defensive prowess of these players in isolating and negating opponents' receiving threats.

2024 Safeties ranked by ZONE

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

Javon
Bullard

S
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
88 75 96 85
85.6
2

James
Williams

S
Miami (FL)   Mascot
Miami (FL) Mascot
68 66 89 81
82.7
3

Tyler
Nubin

S
Minnesota   Mascot
Minnesota Mascot
85 75 88 84
86.8
4

Calen
Bullock

S
USC   Mascot
USC Mascot
80 54 87 85
85.0
5

Tykee
Smith

S
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
73 77 85 82
81.3
6

Jalyx
Hunt

LB
/ED
Houston Christian   Mascot
Houston Christian Mascot
73 75 83 0
80.5
7

Renardo
Green

S
Florida State   Mascot
Florida State Mascot
80 73 82 89
83.4
8

Kitan
Oladapo

S
Oregon State   Mascot
Oregon State Mascot
82 89 82 77
80.9
9

Dadrion
Taylor-Demer...

S
Texas Tech   Mascot
Texas Tech Mascot
81 80 80 84
84.7
10

Josh
Proctor

S
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
77 89 80 70
78.7
11

Jordan
Toles

S
Morgan State   Mascot
Morgan State Mascot
67 75 78 78
67.3
12

Jaden
Hicks

S
Washington State   Mascot
Washington State Mascot
67 71 78 72
85.1
13

Jalen
Green

S
Mississippi State   Mascot
Mississippi State Mascot
54 66 77 79
77.5
14

Jaylon
Carlies

S
Missouri   Mascot
Missouri Mascot
77 77 77 77
75.0
15

Kenny
Logan Jr.

S
Kansas   Mascot
Kansas Mascot
75 72 76 77
77.5
16

Jaylen
Key

S
Alabama   Mascot
Alabama Mascot
76 76 76 76
75.0
17

Beau
Brade

S
Maryland   Mascot
Maryland Mascot
60 72 75 70
82.1
18

Sage
Ryan

S
LSU   Mascot
LSU Mascot
54 65 73 69
60.5
19

Kamren
Kinchens

S
Miami (FL)   Mascot
Miami (FL) Mascot
60 72 73 74
85.0
20

Malik
Mustapha

S
Wake Forest   Mascot
Wake Forest Mascot
66 84 72 67
81.0