Dalton Sammet @Claysammet_64

Defensive Tackle/End

Priceville High School

Alabama

Player Key Physical Stats

2019 Dalton Sammet @Claysammet_64

Recommended Level of Play: Early Projection - D2 Scholarship Athlete - Dalton plays with an edge, demonstrates an aggressive, physical game at the DL. Core strength improving, work improving with hands. Spring ball in May. Good prospect!

Height: 6’ 3”

Weight: 260

40 Yard Dash: 5.44

5-10-5 Dash: 4.84

Bench: 250

Squat: 390

Power Clean: 210

Evaluation Summary

my football evaluationThe MFE-index rating – is an exclusive evaluation using the metrics of individual profile, athletic ability, fundamental display of position mastery and level of play!  

MFE-Index Evaluation Scale: Evaluation of a High School Football player as it relates to Projected Level of Play, Impact at the College Level, Projected College Starter and Post College Projection.

*(Resources including 247 Sports, Rivals, ESPN.com Star rating criteria combines with the MFE-Index)

Division 2 – HS Prospects – (3.1 – 3.4)

*3.1 – 3.4 – (Star Rating – 3.4 = D2 Impact Player – Early Starter / Star Rating 3.1 = D2 Late Starter – Solid Contributor / Star Rating – Below 3.1 = Role player – D2  Backup Player – Late Developer)   

 Dalton’s MFE Level of Play Index = 3.1 = D2 Late Starter – Solid Contributor

Skill Set Breakdown

DL Profile Evaluation relating to level of play through the lens of a College Coach:

Dalton displays a very good frame – Plays with an aggressive edge. Profile transfers to D2 scholarship athlete at this point.

D2 – High NAIA – DT

Physical Measurables:                       Key Stats:

  • Height: 6’2″ – 6’3” 40yd: 4.8 – 4.9 on Beam!
  • Weight: 240 lbs. – 275lbs. Bench: 300 – 315 lbs.            Squat: 405 lbs. – 425lbs+

Coach Keys: *Physical Impact– Flashes the ability to dominate & over power offensive lineman creating a new LOS at the point of attack.  Good disrupting & controlling gap, plays with good leverage, demands double teams and wins. Good technique is visual, on balance with hot feet. / *Versatile Efficiency– Displays good quick twitch get-off with feet on the ground, good motor that never stops winning the battling of the hands. Displays good strike and separate and a good punch to the offensive lineman’s upper torso. Leverage with good knee bend displaying the ability to jump off on screens! / *Pass Rush Ability & Motor – Displays good ability to get push the pocket, wins on the edge and is aggressive to the QB. / *Demonstrates High Level Ability – Multiyear Starter, All Area and All Conference selection.    

DT Evaluation Criteria:

4 – Levels of Play Rating:

1 – Elite Level – Video demonstration of the athlete performing the position specific skill criteria and technique at an elite level. Physical Profile at or above the preferred size metric determining level of play scale. Speed, knee bend, quickness and hip flexibility at or above preferred numbers or range metric determine level of play scale.

2 – High LevelVideo demonstration of the athlete performing the position specific skill criteria and technique at a high level. Physical Profile at the preferred size metric determining level of play scale. Speed, knee bend, quickness and hip flexibility at preferred numbers or range metric determining level of play scale.

3 – Adequate Level –  Video demonstration of the athlete performing the position specific skill criteria and technique at a fundamental and functional level needing work but adequate. Physical Profile at or near the preferred size metric determining level of play scale. Speed, knee bend, quickness and hip flexibility at or near preferred numbers or range metric determining level of play scale.

4 – Developmental LevelVideo demonstration of the athlete performing the position specific skill criteria and technique at a developmental level needing work. Physical Profile below the preferred size metric determining level of play scale. Speed, knee bend, quickness and hip flexibility below preferred numbers or range metric determining level of play scale.

DT:

*Size/Strength/Speed:

Dalton displays Adequate Level physical profile, Adequate Level core strength, High Level athletic ability relating to quickness, COD & ability to stress a defense in space.

 *Football IQ and ability to read Key:

Dalton displays High Level instincts and read ability, High Level football vision, High Level ability to see flow and surface movement, and High Level point of attack speed.

*Feet & Hand use / Recognition Skills

Dalton displays High Level hand use, High Level separation off block with 2 feet on the ground, High Level ability to redirect on balance, High Level violent strike of OL, and High Level ability to control the OL player with quick feet. 

*Initial Quickness: 

Dalton displays Adequate Level ability to play with 2 feet on the ground, Adequate Level ability to level change his hips accelerating feet creating ability to move effectively, High Level ability to generate explosive power, quickness and speed allowing escape and separation from OL initial contact.

*Pursuit/Effort:

Dalton displays displays High Level competitive edge, High Level effort to the echo of the whistle, and High Level hustle when play is away to get involved in play & visual on film.

*Tackling, Toughness, Effort

Dalton displays High Level ability to level change his hips and acceleration of feet closing on the target, High Level aggressive-physical athlete seeing what he hits maintaining the S-Curve in low back protecting crown of head, High Level ability to secure and grab hold of ball carrier bringing hips to finish, and High Level aggressive-physical-toughness with high energy player.

*Defending Inside Run Schemes:

Dalton exhibits High Level instincts reading OL blocking scheme, High Level taking on point of attack OL blocks, High Level hand strike and separation off OL blocker, and High Level as s physical tackler in the box.

*Defending Outside Run Schemes:

Dalton displays Adequate Level ability to open hips and run, High Level pursuit angles to the ball carrier, High Level ability to redirect and fit the ball carrier.

*Versus the Pass:*Leverage & Explosion & Get off

Dalton displays Adequate Level “get-off” pushing the pocket vs. Center / OG, High Level display staying out of cylinder and on the edge of the OL, High Level  effort to play quick and violent hands, Adequate Level getting 2 feet on the ground before the OL gets 1, Adequate Level signature pass rush move, and Adequate Level counter off primary move.

*Versatility:

Dalton demonstrates Adequate Level ability to move from DT – at 3, 1 & Shade techniques effectively, High Level natural instincts identifying screen & draw with the skillset to retrace steps effectively, Adequate Level  to stay on the field on 3rd down as an effective pass rusher, and Adequate Level demonstrates the ability to move into a DE on 3rd down as an outside pass rusher bringing additional power to the Defensive edge pass rush.  

Evaluation Summary

*Strengths include – Dalton exhibits very good fundamentals, he is active, physical and demonstrates the ability to play with violent hands, effective strike and separate off the OL and works hard to stay involved each play looking for opportunities to make a play for his team.

*Criteria of developmental focus – Focus for Dalton on knee bend, core strength and being aware of the leverage battle. Feet, hands and leverage very improtant to counter off an OL and stay on the tip forcing an OL to move their feet.

Moving Forward – Exposure and coach communication for Dalton this summer at prospect camps he is a great fit.