Biography: Moved into the starting lineup as a freshman and has seen action with the first team ever since. All-Conference return specialist the past two years as well as gaining All America honors as a junior. Recorded 41 tackles and broke up 12 passes as a senior, when he also averaged 30.5 yards on 21 kick returns. Junior totals included 30 tackles and an interception, with averages of 29.1 yards on 22 kick returns and 12.9 yards on 23 punt returns.
Positives: Short yet explosive defensive back who alters the momentum of games with long returns. Fluid transitioning with opponents off the line, he quickly turns back to locate the pass in the air and fights hard to break up throws. Voluntarily defends the run and also displays force blitzing up the field. Explosive return specialist who quickly gets through the hole and then can run to daylight if given an open field.
Negatives: Not a strong or sturdy corner and beaten by large opponents. Does not consistently play to his speed on defense.
Analysis: McGee is an adequately sized defensive back to be used in nickel or dime situations backed off the line of scrimmage. Size is a limiting factor, yet his return skills are enticing and could help him secure a spot on the roster the fall.
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