Biography: Three-year starter who also saw extensive action with the first team as a freshman. Senior totals included 54 tackles/1 interception/13 pass breakups and two forced fumbles. Junior totals included 57 and one interception.
Positives: Adequately sized cornerback who plays with an aggressive style. Instinctive, reads receivers? eyes and gets his head back around to locate the pass in the air. Works hard to get a hand in to knock away throws. Shows skill facing the action in zone coverage.
Negatives: Plays up at the line of scrimmage but struggles to jam receivers at the line. Loses transitioning off the line with opponents, lacks top-end speed and gets beaten downfield by opponents. Slow pedaling in reverse, prefers to side shuffle; displays an average burst to the pass out of his plant.
Analysis: Frederick possesses the size and speed to play in a zone system and has the ability to contribute on special teams.
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