Redskins Sign Chase Minnifield: Video Highlights, Scouting Report and Analysis

April 29, 2012   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Although Chase Minnifield wasn't one of the 253 draft selections in this year's draft, he will still be a serviceable defender for the Washington Redskins.
It has been reported that the Virginia product has decided to sign with Washington after becoming an undrafted free agent.
At 5’10”, 183 pounds, the 23-year-old corner comes with a good frame and ideal build.
Not only does the former Virginia Cavalier display good upper-body strength, but also tremendous jam technique when it comes to press coverage. 
Minnifield re-routes opposing wide receivers with relative ease, but isn’t always able to stick to their hip due to his lack of straight-line speed.
However, what he lacks in foot speed, he makes up for with sheer physicality.
The Kentucky-native has proven to be a willing tackler who executes with good form. Against larger and stronger opponents, Minnifield looks to drop his pad level, while still attacking the ball-carrier.

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