Leonard Fournette is a RB from Louisiana State who declared with the 2017 draft class. His Relative Athletic Score (RAS) of 7.17 ranks 183 out of 644 qualifying RB.
His composite size score of 7.93 includes his height, weight, and if available his arm length and hand size and is above average for his position. His height of 6004 is considered elite and far above average for a RB, having a relative score of 8.80. His weight of 240 is considered far above average for a RB, having a relative score of 9.75.
His composite speed score of 6.10 includes his forty yard dash time, twenty yard split, and ten yard split with him grading above average for his position. A measurement of speed, the 40 yard dash is a measurement of the player’s vertical speed and acceleration. The 20 yard split is mainly looking to see if a player can sustain the quickness and burst gained from their first ten yards, which is measured in the 10 yard split. His 40 yard dash of 4.51 is considered above average for a RB, having a relative score of 7.01. His twenty yard split of 2.65 is considered about average for a RB, having a relative score of 5.54. Finally, his ten yard split of 1.59 is considered about average for a RB, having a relative score of 5.74. He reached a calculated top speed of 22.00 miles per hour during his 40 yard dash.
His composite explosiveness score of 0.23 includes his vertical leap and broad jump, measuring in below average for his position. The vert and broad measure lower body explosiveness and balance. Depending on position, these drills tend to be more of a threshold that players must meet rather than a clear measurement of exceptional ability. Often that means it’s more about not scoring poorly than it is about scoring very well. For some, however, these drills represent the best gauge of whether a player can explode out of their stance, attack the ball in the air, or gain a quick leverage advantage on their opponents.His vertical leap of 28.5 inches is considered far below average for a RB, having a relative score of 0.23.