Tariq Castro-Fields NFL Draft Predictions, Stats & Profile
By Larry Rupp
There's no shortage of cornerback prospects in the 2022 NFL Draft class, including Penn State's Tariq Castro-Fields. Castro-Fields was a consistent five-year starter for the Nittany Lions and looks poised to make the jump to the next level.
Here's everything you need to know about Castro-Fields ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Tariq Castro-Fields Mock Draft 2022
WalterFootball's predictions are from the website's latest mock draft. CBS Sports' predictions are from Ryan Wilson's latest mock draft. Sporting News' projections are from Vinnie Iyer's latest mock draft.
WalterFootball: San Francisco 49ers (No. 134)
CBS Sports: New York Jets (No. 117)
Sporting News: Dallas Cowboys (No. 167)
Tariq Castro-Fields Draft Stock & Draft Projection
- New York Jets (No. 117) - 1
- San Francisco 49ers (No. 134) - 1
- Dallas Cowboys (No. 167) - 1
Castro-Fields is a player that lines up to be taken in the fourth round by a team in need of cornerback depth. Sporting News is the only mock draft listed that projects him to fall into the middle of the fifth round. Either way, he look to be solidly established as a Day 3 pick.
Tariq Castro-Fields Stats
2021: Penn State Nittany Lions
- 33 tackles, 0.0 tackles for loss, 6 passes defended, 0 interceptions in 12 games played
2020: Penn State Nittany Lions
- 12 tackles, 0.0 tackles for loss, 1 pass defended, 0 interceptions in 3 games played
2019: Penn State Nittany Lions
- 52 tackles, 3.0 tackles for loss, 8 passes defended, 2 interceptions in 12 games played
2018: Penn State Nittany Lions
- 32 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss, 7 passes defended, 0 interceptions in 12 games played
2017: Penn State Nittany Lions
- 10 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss, 3 passes defended, 1 interception in 7 games played
Castro-Field's best season came as a junior in 2019 when he set career-high marks in tackles and pass breakups. His efforts on the field also earned him a nod as a third team All-Big Ten player, too.
Tariq Castro-Fields Height, Weight & 40-Yard Dash
All height, weight and workout information is from NFL.com.
- Height: 6'1"
- Weight: 197 lbs
- 40-Yard Dash: 4.38 seconds
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