Jason Pinkston Scouting Report
Jason Pinkston
Jason Pinkston - Pittsburgh (HT: 6-3⅜ - WT: 313)
Combine 40: N/A - Pro Day 40: N/A - Position Rank: 5 of 38

Positives: Will get some consideration at Right Tackle... Long arms... Very solid pass blocker... Good burst out of his stance... Very solid knee bend... Good footwork, reasonably good lateral movement and slide... Does a reasonably good job staying in front of defender... Reasonably good agility and COD... Uses his hands reasonably well, good hand placement and arm extension... Does a nice job re-directing... Carries his pad reasonably well... Very solid run blocker... Fires off the ball when run blocking, stays low and plays with leverage... Adequate upper body strength, very solid punch... Does a nice job at POA... Very solid anchor, good base, can generally stop the bull rush and hold his ground... Good mobility... Can pull and get to the second level... Good flexibility and body control... Does a solid job blocking on the move... Flashes good effort... Similar in many ways to former Packer and Brown Ross Verba... Will need a year or two to make transition to Guard.

Negatives: Inconsistent... Has some durability concerns... Doesn't always get good depth on kick slide... Doesn't have the feet to play Left Tackle in the NFL... Can be beat by good outside speed, doesn't possess good outside lateral range... Slow getting squared up to counter-moves... Will stop his feet and reach and lean... Struggles to maintain balance... Gets too high on some run blocks, will bend at the waist... Not a consistently hard worker... Durability/knee concerns.

(February 8, GBNReport.com) -- The official roster of players invited to this year's scouting combine, which takes place from February 23 - March 1 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. has been announced. Refer to the tabs in the navigation bar for the combine participants by position. Overall, a total of 330 players have been invited to this year's combine, three more than last year. Sideline Scouting will be posting complete weigh-in and testing results daily.

*A.J. Green
WR, Georgia
*Nick Fairley
DT, Auburn
Von Miller
LB, Texas A&M;
*Da'Quan Bowers
DE, Clemson
*Cameron Newton
QB, Auburn
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