March 26, 2012

Film analysis: Steven Mitchell

Film review: Steven Mitchell

Watching the junior highlights of Bishop Alemany high school wide receiver Steven Mitchell, one thing becomes apparent. Mitchell is a playmaker. In clip after clip, the nation's No. 52-ranked recruit has the ball in his hands making something happen.

The Mission Hills (Calif.) area standout has offers from top schools across the nation with more certain to come.

Duck Sports Authority took a look at the junior film clips of Mitchell to bring you these notes and observations.

Hands: For a wide receiver, you have to have hands. If you do not have them, you cannot play. Mitchell passes the test easily in these highlight films. As we've noted before, highlight films are not going to include drops. Still, there is no hiding the fact how easily Mitchell catches the ball, nor the excellent ball discipline he shows once he has it. You watch him switch the ball to the hand away from the pursuing defender and know he has skills.

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