DESMOND TRUFANT CB, Washington
6-0, 190 LBS
Had 45 straight start streak stopped when he had to sit out against Colorado last season. Returned to start final 2 games.
When he’s covered a receiver great, he’s great at breaking up the pass. I saw sometimes however, when he’d get beat (out route to Stanford’s Zach Ertz on 3rd and short in 1st quarter and allowed TD against Oregon). Mostly he got beat on routes where receiver was coming back toward the QB. Willing to go up and defend the run, but not going to stop it consistently when he’s in on the play. Not as good as Dee Milliner and Xavier Rhodes at looking back and finding ball in the air. Not as physical as Rhodes, but more physical than Milliner. Doesn’t do enough in setting the edge against wide runs to his side. Can be an asset on special teams (saw him line up and do very well ...