Justin Boren Scouting Report
Justin Boren
Justin Boren - Ohio St. (HT: 6-3 - WT: 320)
Combine 40: N/A - Pro Day 40: N/A - Position Rank: 13 of 38

Positives: Will get some looks at Center... Good run blocker... Good strength... Good power... Stays low and can generally get under the defender's pads... Plays with reasonably good leverage when run blocking... Reasonably good drive blocker... Stays square to defender... Can control defender at POA... Keeps his feet moving on contact... Good lower body strength, very solid anchor... Holds up reasonably well versus bull rushers... Possesses a solid yet inconsistent punch... Physical, plays with a mean streak... Can pull and trap block effectively... Can get to the second level... Breaks down reasonably well in space... Determined, will make multiple blocks at the second level... Similar in many ways to St. Louis Ram Jason Brown.

Negatives: Not much of an athlete... Limited lateral mobility, quickness and range... Will struggle to stay in front of quicker defenders... Doesn't move naturally in pads, pads appear to impede his agility and overall quickness... Arms appear shorter than ideal... Best in confined space... Rises up when in pass protection... Doesn't redirect well... Allows defenders to slide off some blocks... Doesn't finish initial block before moving on... Will leave combination blocks too early... Doesn't finish initial block before moving on... Will leave combination blocks too early... Needs to improve strength at POA, especially in his upper body... While he can, he doesn't always lockup his man and control him throughout the play.

(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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