Isaiah Thomas is Hurricanes' Greatest Talent in Miami
Talented quarterback Isaiah Thomas from Clearwater, Florida. Mario Cristobal, Lance Guidry, Miami, took part in the Clearwater International Academy on April 19th and it was already fun breaking through his youth.
Before we dive into what we saw in the film, here's what Clearwater International Academy coach Jesse Chinchard had to say about Thomas as a player:
“Isaias is so unique. He is 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 195 pounds, and has a wingspan of 6 feet 7.5 inches. He runs like a corner and hits like a LB. Not many players he has coached or coached with have the skills he brings to the game. We talk about it all the time. It is said that time here has powers, like Isaiah Simmons. There is no position outside the defensive line where he cannot play defense. He has an incredibly fast time and is very reasonable. a player whose football IQ makes him play in a way that others can't. There isn't a team in the country that Isaiah can't play at the next level with."
Analyzing the film of Thomas, it is difficult to object to the high ratings of Chinchar. Having said that, he had a quality that really came through in the movie.
Thomas has a lot of explosive power on the first step, especially for a tall player.
Whether he put one foot on the ground and then walked straight ahead or ran forward at an angle from the outfield, Thomas was great. Then Marco Thomas.
His long legs led Thomas to be compared to ACC basketball quarterbacks that Ellie threw at him. Quarterbacks will have a hard time passing the ball past Thomas' long arms.
That's a pretty impressive wingspan for a defensive quarterback. It is better suited to the weak side of the defense than to the security. Thomas also had the speed to use that wingspan to his advantage.
Even though Thomas can run across an open field, he also has a large range when running from one side of the field to the other.
Thomas dodged blockers by keeping an eye on what was going on around the goalkeeper and this helped him avoid blocking. For punching power, Thomas hits.
As he turned before attacking the ball carrier, Thomas kept low; The ability to move quickly.
Combining his natural athleticism, figure and physique together, Thomas is able to fill multiple roles at the college level. Strong security will probably be his starting point, but there will be more options in the long run. Thomas has once again shown that he likes physics, so it makes sense to get closer to the draw line.
Thomas can be a protector. Especially when teams use the tight end to block screens and go out frequently, Thomas will be well equipped to use this experience and break into football.
He can also be a lesser defender in certain situations, such as against teams with open passing play, as well as attacking the flanks no matter what position Thomas plays. It is also worth noting that during his time at CAI, he moved frequently.
With Thomas finishing sixth overall in April and seventh overall in the Miami recruiting class in 2024, this is another victory for the Kanese.
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