The "Troy Polamalu comparisons have already begun" for USC junior LB/S Su'a Cravens, points out NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
USC junior Su'a Cravens is "a versatile and instinctive defender" and one of the "Pac-12's most feared defenders," CBS Sports' Rob Rang observes.
OC Register's Michael Lev notes that USC junior Su'a Cravens is currently "over his desired playing weight of 225" and is weighing in at 232 pounds.
OC Register's Michael Lev believes USC junior Su'a Cravens is the most valuable player on the USC football team, as he "can rush the passer, defend the outside run, drop into a zone or cover a receiver out of the slot."
ESPN's Mel Kiper calls USC junior Su'a Cravens a "special talent."
USC junior Su'a Cravens showcases "above-average physicality and aggressiveness" against the run, NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein observes.
NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah views USC junior Su'a Cravens as a WLB in the NFL.
USC junior OLB/S Su'a Cravens is "steady against the run and he can drop back and cover with ease," note Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
NFL Media ranked USC junior OLB/S Su'a Cravens as their No. 3 physical player in college football.
USC junior S Su'a Cravens "could be the Trojans' top draft prospect regardless of class," writes ESPN's Greg Katz.
ESPN's Kyle Bonagura argues that USC junior S Su'a Cravens was more important to the Trojan defense than DL Leonard Williams last year.
Regarding USC junior S Su'a Cravens, NFL Media notes that there "could be some Shaq Thompson-like intrigue as to whether pro scouts see him as a strong safety or an outside linebacker at the next level."
USC junior S Su'a Cravens "is extremely athletic, has good speed and excellent range," wrote Scout.com's Jamie Newberg.
ESPN's Mel Kiper ranked USC junior S Su'a Cravens as the No. 24 prospect overall on his first Big Board of 2016.