Biography: Infrequent starter the past two seasons. Senior totals included 22/1/5 after he had 21 tackles as a sophomore.
Positives: "Athletic prospect with an unpolished game. Plays fast, shows the ability to easily run with opponents, and can recover from mistakes. Has a burst to the action and shows suddenness on the field. Solid special teams player who stood out on coverage units."
Negatives: Poor defensive back mechanics. Inconsistent pedaling in reverse. Bites on receivers? moves and blows assignments. Not a strong wrap-up tackler. Timed poorly in the 40 at the combine.
Analysis: Cuff is an athletic prospect who needs work on his overall game. The skill he displayed on special teams could help him secure a roster spot as a team?s ninth defensive back.
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