2021 NFL Draft Scouting Report: OL Royce Newman

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PROSPECT SUMMARY - ROYCE NEWMAN

Royce Newman demonstrates some athleticism on the edge in his body control and agility. In the run game, he is more of a positional blocker than a vertical mover. He doesn't play with good in-line power, but has value in his versatility and movement skills. In the passing game, he demonstrates good footwork in his pass set. He lacks good power in his punch but demonstrates the lateral agility that affords him upside if moved inside to guard. 

Ideal Role: Backup multi-positional player.

Scheme Fit: Zone blocking scheme.

Written by Drae Harris

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Drae Harris

Senior NFL Draft Analyst

Seven year scouting veteran in the NFL. Ex-Cal Golden Bear and San Francisco 49er.

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