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Tyler Nubin

Tyler Nubin (S) – Minnesota / Senior

6’1-1/4”, 199 Lbs. (Combine)

2022 Stats:11 Games, 37 Solo, 18 Assists, 55 Total, 2 TFL, 4 INT, 3 PD, 1 FF



Measurables (Combine):

Hand Arm Wing
9″ 32″ 77-1/2″
40-Dash 10-Split Vertical Broad 3-Cone 20-Shuttle Bench

RAS: (Available post-combine/pro day)

Games Watched: 2023 Vs. North Carolina, 2023 Vs. Nebraska


Length, range & ball skills. Nubin has 8 passes defended & 11 interceptions so far over his career at Minnesota. Eye discipline, shows a great understanding of where he needs to be in his zone & where his threats are coming all the while he is reading the quarterback and anticipating the throw. Uses his wingspan when playing the ball, naturally extends his arms/hands away from his body for the hands catch, something that isn’t always a strong suit of defensive players. Not afraid to use his frame/size, will close quickly and finish with force, has only allowed a total of 4 yards after catch while in coverage through 5 games.


Will lunge at the ball carrier instead of driving through the ball carrier upon contact. Will trust his instincts a bit too much at times, playing into the opponent’s hand and putting himself out of position on play action/misdirection. Recovery speed/make-up speed when trailing in man coverage, doesn’t always show the quickness to get to the receivers inside hip when trailing.


Through 5 games played in 2023, Nubins 90.1 PFF Coverage grade is 2nd best amongst draft eligible CB/S & his 3 INTs is 2nd best amongst draft eligible CB/S. Though Nubin excels in coverage, he showcases grit and willingness to mix it up as a downhill player in the run game. Better in coverage over the top than trailing/in the hip of the receiver. In today’s NFL where defensive coordinators like to utilize multiple safety sets in the back end of their defense, I believe Nubin has the experience, size, coverage instincts, ball skills and range to make him a coveted prospect throughout the 2024 NFL Draft cycle.

Completed by: @coachschepps, 10/03/23

Reviewed & edited: J. Clark, 10/03/23




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