Biography: Four-year starter awarded All-Conference honors since his freshman season. Senior totals included 98/1/220 when he also had 8.5 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks. Totaled 93 tackles as a junior after 92 during a sophomore season.
Positives: Big, strong safety prospect who may also get consideration at outside linebacker. Forceful up the field, strong at the point, and hard-hitting. Wraps up tackling and easily brings ball-carriers down on initial contact. Displays ability in space and a solid open field tackler.
Negatives: Shows minimal quickness in his game. Ineffective making plays in coverage.
Analysis: Church is a well-sized defensive back and the prototypical strong safety best up at the line of scrimmage. He must improve his ball skills to have a career at the next level but also offers a special teams mentality.
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