Player Info

- Clifton "CJ" Franklin
  • Size: 8.5
  • Accuracy: 7.86
  • Arm Strength: 7.90
  • Release: 7.92
  • Throw On Run: 7.84
  • Footwork: 7.84
  • Poise: 7.94
  • Pocket Presence: 7.88
  • Decision Making: 7.82
  • Touch: 7.80
  • Final Rating: 79.30

CJ has very good size for a 2025 Pro Style QB at 5’4” 118 lbs. He’s a tough QB who’s able to stand in the pocket and deliver a strike while being pressured. A quick thinking QB who gets out of the box in a hurry as he assesses the coverage. Throws with a high release point.
His throws are right on the mark, hitting his receivers while in stride. Able to work within tight areas of space, making the adjustments needed to his delivery. Shows solid ball placement and touch.
CJ can hit in all areas of the field with strong throws. His short and intermediate throws include high velocity passes that pierces through the defensive zone coverage. Able to stretch the defense with his vertical game, creating opportunities at closer distance.
Very good throwing mechanics which are well balanced and consistent. He throws with an over the top, fully extended arm motion. He’s able to generate momentum throughout his delivery, creating strong velocity.
He's able to work inside as a Pocket Passer or get to the outside to deliver a strike. Displays very good mobility and quickness on the go while surveying the field. Does an excellent job working his body around while squaring up with his targets.
A quick footed QB who works well in and around the pocket. Very good footwork on his set ups and drop backs.
He’s very confident in his abilities as a QB and shows calm while in pressured situations.
Good awareness of defensive pressure, able to set up in the pocket or break out to create added space for himself. Very agile QB, who does a nice job while in traffic.
With more game experience, CJ will be be able to work through his progressions, from primary to secondary outlets. He seeks out big play opportunities. A play maker on the field.
A strong throwing QB who'll be able to work and improve on his delivery, creating a softer release when needed. Allowing to make the needed adjustments of the velocity of his throws.

  • 40 Yard Dash: 5.87
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Camp Date Camp Name Camp Location
5/5/2018NextGen Atlanta, GA
5/19/2018FBU Camp Atlanta, GA
6/2/2018Clemson Universtiy Dabo Sweeney Football CampClemson, SC
6/26/2018University of Alabama Nick Saban Football CampTuscaloosa, Alabama
7/14/2018Bobby Lamb Quarterback School At Mercer UniversityMacon, GA
  • Nick Saban Award for Outstanding Quarterback
  • FBU Top Gun Invite
  • Bobby Lamb Top 5 Quarterback