BIOGRAPHY: Two-year starter awarded All-Conference honors as a senior after posting career-high numbers of 76/1/7. Junior-year totals included 33 tackles after 41 as a sophomore.
POSITIVES: Athletic secondary prospect with outstanding size/speed numbers. Imposing defender in centerfield who intimidates opponents. Fast to the flanks, works well with cornerbacks, and possesses a burst of closing speed.
NEGATIVES: Inefficient, does not take proper angles to the play, and pursues the action to aggressively at times. Marginal ball skills and struggles with his back to the ball. Shows hesitation in his game.
ANALYSIS: Roach offers enticing measurables and flashes brilliance on occasion. At his best facing the action, he must pull together a complete game and immediately start playing to his abilities.