Cornerback

Mike Hughes – UCF

Mike Hughes

College- UCF

Height- 5 feet 11 inches

Weight- 185 pounds

Position- Cornerback

 

Pros:

  • Smooth feet
  • Stays in hip pocket
  • Able to flip hips
  • Closing burst
  • Long arms
  • High points the ball
  • Speed
  • Read and reacts
  • Punt return ability
  • Plays off man and zone

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Cons:

  • Doesn’t wrap up as a tackler
  • Undersized

 

Overall

Mike Hughes is a versatile cover corner. His smooth feet, fluid hips, and great speed help him stay connected to receivers. He has the ability to make plays on the ball and generate some turnovers. Hughes needs to do a better job at tackling although he is willing. He also holds some value as a returner on special teams. Currently he is being valued as a 1st round pick on draft day.

NFL Comparison: Morris Claiborne

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