Ricky Elmore Scouting Report
Ricky Elmore
Ricky Elmore - Arizona (HT: 6-4½ - WT: 255)
Combine 40: 4.96 - Position Rank: 18 of 55


Positives: Solid pass rusher... Good burst off the ball... Reasonably good bend on the corner... Good suddenness... Gets good pressure on the pocket... Plays with good leverage... Violent hands... Uses his hands well... Good strength and power... Does a solid job getting off blocks... Nice arsenal of moves... Nice bull rush... Good rip, swim and push-pull moves... Good flexibility and body control... Plays the run well... Very solid anchor... Holds the edge reasonably well... Decent change of direction agility... Chases the ball... Stays active... Hard worker... Blue collar... Good motor... High energy... Plays low... Has the frame to add some needed extra bulk... Better collegiate production than teammate Brooks Reed, who is a projected day two pick... Selected All-Pac Ten second team for the 2010 season.

Negatives: Is not the most physically gifted athlete, ran a very poor 4.96-40 at the combine... Arms are shorter than ideal... Not very explosive... Needs to add an additional 8-12 pounds of bulk to play defensive end... Could play outside linebacker in a 3-4 scheme, but lacks experience dropping into coverage and has lacked awareness when asked to do so.

    Defense
Season Team   TOT SOL AST TFL SK FF INT BK TD
  128 76 52 33½ 25½ 3 1 0 0
2007 Arizona   10 7 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
2008 Arizona   25 13 12 7 4 1 1 0 0
2009 Arizona   44 25 19 11½ 10½ 1 0 0 0
2010 Arizona   49 31 18 13 11 1 0 0 0





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