Kellen Diesch

Kellen Diesch

Measurements
  • Height
    6071
  • Hand
    9 1/2
  • VJ
    32.5
  • Weight
    301lbs
  • Arm
    32 1/4
  • Speed
    4.89
OT Combine Averages
  • Height
    6052
  • Hand
    10
  • VJ
    27 2/3
  • Weight
    313lbs
  • Arm
    34
  • Speed
    5.25
Scoop Reed - Scout
Kellen Diesch
  • Overall Rank
    196
  • Position Rank
    21
  • Position
    OT
  • Age
    24.8 Years
  • Team
    ARIZONA ST

Stats

Year Starts Games Sacks Allowed Hits Allowed Pressures Pressure %
2020-ASU 4 4 1 2 3 98.1%
2021-ASU 13 13 2 0 8 98.7%

Build

Does he have prototype size? What is body type? What is growth potential?

Kellen Diesch above the line build allows him to compete physically on the offensive line and be available for special teams. He has short arms and hands. He will need to grow his frame to make up for his lack of length to be a playmaker in the NFL.

  • Size
    7
  • Length
    5
  • Frame/Durability
    7
Grade 6.3

Mental

Is he instinctual? Does he play with urgency?

Kellen Diesch has an inconsistent sense of urgency. He struggles to make plays outside the frame of the play call.

  • Toughness
    5
  • Instincts
    5
  • Effort/Motor
    5
Grade 5.0

Athleticism

Does he have the athletic traits you want?

Kellen Diesch is a fast and explosive prospect. He struggles to change direction and play like a “big man”. His poor flexibility and average body control get him into vulnerable positions that hurt his chances of winning the down.

  • Explosiveness
    7
  • Speed
    8
  • Body Control
    5
  • Flexibility/Bend
    4
  • Change of Direction
    6
  • Play Strength
    6
Grade 6.0

Technical

Does he have a refined skill set? Is he a projection or is his game developed enough to contribute early?

Kellen Diesch has average to adequate technical skills. He has an average ability to create movement at the point of attack. Kellen Diesch outstanding speed and explosiveness make him an above the line puller in the run game. He has adequate pass blocking due to his adequate change of direction. He will need to improve his poor ability to anchor. His average 2nd level ability has a chance to improve because of his outstanding speed.

  • Run Block
    5
  • Pass Block
    6
  • Strike/Punch
    5
  • Disposition
    5
  • Second Level Ability
    5
  • Pull/Trap Ability
    7
  • Footwork
    6
  • Anchor
    4
Grade 5.4

Grading Scale

  • 10
    Rare
  • 9
    Elite
  • 8
    Outstanding
  • 7
    Above the Line
  • 6
    Adequate
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Limited
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Deficient
  • 1
    Reject

Summary

What role does he play? What is his initial projection?
Kellen Diesch is an outstanding athletic prospect with special team’s value. He ran the fastest 40 time among offensive linemen at the 2022 NFL Combine (4.89). His size and athletic traits make him a project prospect who will need to add value through special teams. He needs to get tougher in the run game and stronger in his ability to anchor in the pass game.

Film Watched

  • iconBest Game
  • vs. Wisconsin 12/30/2021
  • Jan - 01 - 1970
  • Las Vegas Bowl
  • iconWorst Game
  • @Oregon State 11/20/2021
  • Jan - 01 - 1970
Best Trait
Speed
Pro Comparison
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