Pros: Blessed with great size and athleticism, Amerson is built to cover even the tallest and fastest receivers with his 6’3 height, 4.4-speed and tremendous leaping ability. After starting nine games as a true freshman, Emerson switched from boundary cornerback to field corner prior to his sophomore season. He has gotten bigger and stronger and has learned to spend extra hours in the film room.
Cons: He was burned a few times on the double move early on in his career and can tend to over-anticipate at times due to his aggressiveness. He will need to tame down his willingness to jump the gun in the pros. Due to his long arms, Amerson can sometimes get tangled up off the line of scrimmage when tangling with receivers.
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