Prospect Profile: Donte Whitner

Prospect Profile:	Donte Whitner


Full Name: Donte Whitner School: Ohio State Pos: S

Ht: 5-10 Wt: 204 40: 4.41 Year: 3Jr

Bio: Two-year starter who posted 73/2/6 as a junior after 69/1/1 during his sophomore campaign.

Pos: Developing defensive back slowly turning into a complete player. Fast, explosive at the point and not afraid to mix it up. Supports the run and wraps up tackling. Displays a good sense of timing, recognizes patterns in zone coverage and possesses good hands for the pick. Solid footwork in all directions.

Neg: Indecisive and not overly efficient. Stands to improve his man-to-man cover skils.

Analysis: A consistent defender the past two seasons, Whitner has definite possibilities as a starting free safety in a two-deep zone or conventional system. Recommended Stories

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