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Hey, look who it is again.

Yesterday, we looked at the vertical jump, which is biased towards lighter players. The star at the combine was Connecticut safety Obi Melifonwu, who had both the top vertical jump and the top weight-adjusted vertical jump. Well, Melifonwu also had the longest broad jump at the combine.

The broad jump is also biased in towards lighter players, but it’s also biased towards taller players. As a result, we need to adjust broad jump results for both weight and height: the best-fit formula from the results of the 2017 combine is:

Broad Jump = 84.14 + 1.0766 * Height (Inches) – 0.1940 * Weight (Pounds)

For Melifonwu, he weighed 224 pounds and was 76 inches tall; that means he’d be projected to jump a solid 122.5 inches. That’s a pretty high projection, showing that Melifonwu’s body is well-tailored for this drill. But even still, he exceeded that jump by 18.5 inches, courtesy of his remarkable 141 inch jump. As a result, he once again had both the top jump and the top adjusted jump:

RkNameCollegePosHtWtBroadExp BroadDiff
1Obi MelifonwuConnecticutS76224141.0122.518.5
2Haason ReddickTempleDE73237133.0116.816.2
3Bucky HodgesVirginia TechTE78257134.0118.315.7
4Tanoh KpassagnonVillanovaDE79289128.0113.114.9
5Myles GarrettTexas A&MDE76272128.0113.214.8
6David NjokuMiamiTE76246133.0118.214.8
7Fabian MoreauUCLACB72206136.0121.714.3
8Solomon ThomasStanfordDE75273126.0111.914.1
9George KittleIowaTE76247132.0118.014.0
10Robert DavisGeorgia StateWR75219136.0122.413.6
11Ifeadi OdenigboNorthwesternDL75258128.0114.813.2
12Alvin KamaraTennesseeRB70214131.0118.013.0
13Josh JonesN.C. StateS73220132.0120.111.9
14Speedy NoilTexas A&MWR71199133.0122.011.0
15T.J. WattWisconsinLB76252128.0117.110.9
16Taywan TaylorWestern KentuckyWR71203132.0121.210.8
17Christopher CarsonOklahoma St.RB72218130.0119.410.6
18Larry OgunjobiNorth Carolina CharlotteDT75305116.0105.710.3
19Jonnu SmithFlorida InternationalTE75248127.0116.810.2
20Tyus BowserHoustonLB75247127.0117.010.0
21Blair BrownOhioLB71238124.0114.49.6
22Chidobe AwuzieColoradoCB72202132.0122.59.5
23Malachi DupreLSUWR74196135.0125.89.2
24Carlos HendersonLouisiana TechWR71199131.0122.09.0
25Aaron JonesTexas-El PasoRB69208127.0118.18.9
26John RossWashingtonWR71188133.0124.18.9
27Jabrill PeppersMichiganLB71213128.0119.38.7
28Zay JonesEast CarolinaWR74201133.0124.88.2
29Shaquill GriffinCentral FloridaDB72194132.0124.08.0
30Marshon LattimoreOhio St.CB72193132.0124.27.8
31Trey HendricksonFlorida AtlanticDE76266122.0114.47.6
32Matt MilanoBoston CollegeOLB72223126.0118.47.6
33Daeshon HallTexas A&MDE77266123.0115.47.6
34Gerald EverettSouth AlabamaTE75239126.0118.57.5
35D.J. JonesMississippiDT73319108.0100.97.1
36Adam ShaheenAshlandTE78278121.0114.26.8
37Takkarist McKinleyUCLADE74250122.0115.36.7
38Jehu ChessonMichiganWR75204132.0125.36.7
39Devonte' FieldsLouisvilleOLB74236124.0118.06.0
40Nico SiragusaSan Diego St.OG76319110.0104.15.9
41Marlon MackSouth FloridaRB71213125.0119.35.7
42Garett BollesUtahOT77297115.0109.45.6
43Evan EngramMississippiTE75234125.0119.55.5
44Zach CunninghamVanderbiltLB75234125.0119.55.5
45Duke RileyLSUOLB72232122.0116.75.3
46Eddie VanderdoesUCLADT75305111.0105.75.3
47Dalvin TomlinsonAlabamaDT75310110.0104.75.3
48Tarell BashamOhioDE76269119.0113.85.2
49Gareon ConleyOhio St.CB72195129.0123.85.2
50Dorian JohnsonPittsburghOG77300114.0108.85.2
51Derek RiversYoungstown St.DE76248123.0117.95.1
52Carroll PhillipsIllinoisDE75242123.0117.95.1
53Jerome LaneAkronWR74226125.0120.05.0
54Forrest LampWestern KentuckyOG76309111.0106.05.0
55Michael RectorStanfordWR72193129.0124.24.8
56Brian HillWyomingRB73219125.0120.24.8
57Zach PascalOld DominionWR74219126.0121.34.7
58Jeremy McNicholsBoise St.RB69214121.0116.94.1
59DeAngelo HendersonCoastal CarolinaRB67208120.0115.94.1
60Taylor MotonWestern MichiganOG77319109.0105.23.8
61Raekwon McMillanOhio St.LB74240121.0117.33.7
62Jessamen DunkerTennessee St.OG76318108.0104.33.7
63Amba Etta-TawoSyracuseWR73208126.0122.43.6
64Charles WalkerOklahomaDT74310107.0103.73.3
65Dawuane SmootIllinoisDE75264117.0113.73.3
66Jalen MyrickMinnesotaCB70200124.0120.73.3
67Kyle FullerBaylorCB72190128.0124.83.2
68Ejuan PricePittsburghDE71241117.0113.83.2
69Jayon BrownUCLALB72231120.0116.83.2
70Eric SaubertDrakeTE77253121.0118.03.0
71ArDarius StewartAlabamaWR71204124.0121.03.0
72Elijah QuallsWashingtonDT73313105.0102.03.0
73Jamari StaplesLouisvilleWR75195130.0127.12.9
74Harvey LangiBYUDE74251118.0115.12.9
75Jack TochoN.C. StateCB72202125.0122.52.5
76Ben GedeonMichiganILB74244119.0116.52.5
77Tanner VallejoBoise St.LB73228121.0118.52.5
78Tashawn BowerLSUDE77250121.0118.52.5
79Jeremiah LedbetterArkansasDE75280113.0110.62.4
80Derek BarnettTennesseeDE75259117.0114.62.4
81Isaac RochellNotre DameDT76280114.0111.62.4
82Montae NicholsonMichigan St.S74212125.0122.72.3
83Krishawn HoganMarian (IN)WR75222124.0121.82.2
84Vincent TaylorOklahoma St.DT75304108.0105.92.1
85Josh CarrawayTCUDE75242120.0117.92.1
86Elijah McGuireLouisiana-LafayetteRB70214120.0118.02.0
87Fadol BrownMississippiDE76273115.0113.02.0
88Mitch LeidnerMinnesotaQB75226123.0121.02.0
89Isaiah FordVirginia TechWR73194127.0125.11.9
90Amara DarbohMichiganWR74214124.0122.31.7
91Kendrick BourneEastern WashingtonWR73203125.0123.41.6
92Taco CharltonMichiganDE78277116.0114.41.6
93O.J. HowardAlabamaTE78251121.0119.41.6
94Marlon HumphreyAlabamaCB72197125.0123.41.6
95Jamal CarterMiamiS73218122.0120.41.6
96Billy BrownShepherdWR76255118.0116.51.5
97Kareem HuntToledoRB70216119.0117.61.4
98Al-Quadin MuhammadMiamiDE75253117.0115.81.2
99Malik McDowellMichigan St.DT78295112.0110.91.1
100Ricky Seals-JonesTexas A&MWR77243121.0119.91.1
101Montravius AdamsAuburnDT76304108.0107.01.0
102Dion DawkinsTempleOG76314106.0105.01.0
103Vince BiegelWisconsinOLB75246118.0117.20.8
104Carl LawsonAuburnDE74261114.0113.20.8
105Dare OgunbowaleWisconsinRB71213120.0119.30.7
106Chuck ClarkVirginia TechDB72208122.0121.30.7
107Samaje PerineOklahomaRB71233116.0115.40.6
108T.J. LoganNorth CarolinaRB69196121.0120.40.6
109Erik AustellCharleston SouthernOT75301107.0106.50.5
110Nate GerryNebraskaS74218122.0121.50.5
111Connor HarrisLindenwoodILB71242114.0113.60.4
112Cam RobinsonAlabamaOT78322106.0105.70.3
113Brendan LangleyLamarCB72201123.0122.70.3
114Avery MossYoungstown St.DE75264114.0113.70.3
115Sam TeviUtahOT77311107.0106.70.3
116Damontae KazeeSan Diego St.CB70184124.0123.80.2
117Wayne GallmanClemsonRB72215120.0119.90.1
118Ken EkanemVirginia TechDL75257115.0115.00.0
119Jamal AdamsLSUS72214120.0120.1-0.1
120Isaac AsiataUtahOG75323102.0102.2-0.2
121Tanzel SmartTulaneDT73296105.0105.3-0.3
122Marquel LeeWake ForestLB75240118.0118.3-0.3
123Caleb BrantleyFloridaDT75307105.0105.3-0.3
124Christian McCaffreyStanfordRB71202121.0121.4-0.4
125Corey LevinTennessee-ChattanoogaOL76307106.0106.4-0.4
126Hardy NickersonIllinoisLB72232116.0116.7-0.7
127Sam RogersVirginia TechFB70231114.0114.7-0.7
128Noble NwachukwuWest VirginiaDE73268110.0110.7-0.7
129Dylan DonahueWest GeorgiaDL75248116.0116.8-0.8
130Nate TheakerWayne St. (MI)OG77315105.0105.9-0.9
131Darrell DanielsWashingtonTE75247116.0117.0-1.0
132Ethan PocicLSUC78310107.0108.0-1.0
133Joshua DobbsTennesseeQB75216122.0123.0-1.0
134JuJu Smith-SchusterUSCWR73215120.0121.0-1.0
135Rodney AdamsSouth FloridaWR73189125.0126.1-1.1
136Ryan GlasgowMichiganDT75302105.0106.3-1.3
137Jonathan AllenAlabamaDE75286108.0109.4-1.4
138Adoree JacksonUSCCB70186122.0123.4-1.4
139Julie'n DavenportBucknellOT79318106.0107.5-1.5
140Antonio GarciaTroyOT78302108.0109.5-1.5
141Devine ReddingIndianaRB68205116.0117.6-1.6
142Corey ClementWisconsinRB70220115.0116.8-1.8
143Stacy ColeyMiamiWR72195122.0123.8-1.8
144Deshaun WatsonClemsonQB74221119.0120.9-1.9
145Jourdan LewisMichiganCB70188121.0123.0-2.0
146Alex AnzaloneFloridaLB75241116.0118.1-2.1
147Jeremy SprinkleArkansasTE77252116.0118.2-2.2
148Keevan LucasTulsaWR69192119.0121.2-2.2
149Sean HarlowOregon St.OG76303105.0107.2-2.2
150Jalen RobinetteAir ForceWR75220120.0122.2-2.2
151Ben BradenMichiganOG78329102.0104.3-2.3
152John JohnsonBoston CollegeS72208119.0121.3-2.3
153Ethan CooperIndiana (PA)OG7432299.0101.3-2.3
154Tarik CohenNorth Carolina A&TRB66179118.0120.5-2.5
155Sidney JonesWashingtonCB72186123.0125.6-2.6
156Jadar JohnsonClemsonS72206119.0121.7-2.7
157Dalvin CookFlorida St.RB70210116.0118.8-2.8
158Art MauletMemphisDB70189120.0122.8-2.8
159Josh Harvey-ClemonsLouisvilleS76217121.0123.9-2.9
160Jordan MorganKutztown (PA)OG75309102.0104.9-2.9
161Jordan LeggettClemsonTE77258114.0117.0-3.0
162Jalen "Teez" TaborFloridaCB72199120.0123.1-3.1
163Cordrea TankersleyClemsonCB73199121.0124.1-3.1
164Josh ReynoldsTexas A&MWR75194124.0127.3-3.3
165Rasul DouglasWest VirginiaCB74209120.0123.3-3.3
166Desmond KingIowaS70201117.0120.5-3.5
167Josh MaloneTennesseeWR75208121.0124.5-3.5
168Curtis SamuelOhio St.WR71196119.0122.6-3.6
169Jaleel JohnsonIowaDT75316100.0103.6-3.6
170Michael RobertsToledoTE76270110.0113.6-3.6
171Quincy AdeboyejoMississippiWR75197123.0126.7-3.7
172Kenny GolladayNorthern IllinoisWR76218120.0123.7-3.7
173Noel ThomasConnecticutWR72205118.0121.9-3.9
174Jerry UgokweWilliam & MaryOT79321103.0106.9-3.9
175Riley BulloughMichigan St.LB74226116.0120.0-4.0
176Bug HowardNorth CarolinaWR76221119.0123.1-4.1
177Damien MamaUSCOG7533496.0100.1-4.1
178Cameron SuttonTennesseeCB71188120.0124.1-4.1
179Ben BoulwareClemsonILB72238111.0115.5-4.5
180James ConnerPittsburghRB73233113.0117.5-4.5
181David SharpeFloridaOT7834397.0101.6-4.6
182Davis WebbCaliforniaQB77229118.0122.6-4.6
183Justin SeniorMississippi St.OT7733198.0102.8-4.8
184Ashton LampkinOklahoma St.CB72189120.0125.0-5.0
185Tedric ThompsonColoradoFS72204117.0122.1-5.1
186Michael TysonCincinnatiS73204118.0123.2-5.2
187Trent TaylorLouisiana TechWR68181117.0122.2-5.2
188Freddie StevensonFlorida St.FB72234111.0116.3-5.3
189Shalom LuaniWashington St.S71202116.0121.4-5.4
190Shelton GibsonWest VirginiaWR71191118.0123.5-5.5
191Chad HansenCaliforniaWR74202119.0124.6-5.6
192Nate HairstonTempleCB72196118.0123.6-5.6
193Conor McDermottUCLAOT80307105.0110.7-5.7
194Hayden PlinkeTexas-El PasoTE76264109.0114.7-5.7
195Dan FeeneyIndianaOG76305101.0106.8-5.8
196Victor BoldenOregon St.WR68178117.0122.8-5.8
197Delano HillMichiganSS73216115.0120.8-5.8
198Scott OrndoffPittsburghTE77253112.0118.0-6.0
199Artavis ScottClemsonWR70193116.0122.1-6.1
200Patrick MahomesTexas TechQB74225114.0120.2-6.2
201Brian AllenUtahDB75215117.0123.2-6.2
202Donnel PumphreySan Diego St.RB68176117.0123.2-6.2
203Ryan SwitzerNorth CarolinaWR68181116.0122.2-6.2
204K.D. CannonBaylorWR71182119.0125.3-6.3
205Cameron LeeIllinois St.OG77312100.0106.5-6.5
206Jahad ThomasTempleRB70190116.0122.6-6.6
207Budda BakerWashingtonS70195115.0121.7-6.7
208Charles HarrisMissouriDE75253109.0115.8-6.8
209Gabe MarksWashington St.WR71189117.0123.9-6.9
210Nazair JonesNorth CarolinaDT77304101.0108.1-7.1
211Pat ElfleinOhio St.C7530399.0106.1-7.1
212Jon TothKentuckyC77307100.0107.5-7.5
213Stevie Tu'ikolovatuUSCDT7333191.098.5-7.5
214Travin DuralLSUWR73202116.0123.5-7.5
215Damarius TravisMinnesotaS73206115.0122.8-7.8
216Treston DecoudOregon St.CB74206116.0123.8-7.8
217Jerod EvansVirginia TechQB75232112.0119.9-7.9
218Daniel BrunskillSan Diego St.OT77273106.0114.1-8.1
219Kevin DavisColorado St.LB74235110.0118.2-8.2
220Cooper KuppEastern WashingtonWR74204116.0124.2-8.2
221C.J. BeathardIowaQB74219113.0121.3-8.3
222Fred RossMississippi St.WR73213113.0121.4-8.4
223Chase RoullierWyomingC7631297.0105.4-8.4
224Collin BuchananMiami (OH)OL7731697.0105.7-8.7
225Darreus RogersUSCWR73216112.0120.8-8.8
226Garrett SickelsPenn St.DE75261105.0114.3-9.3
227De'Veon SmithMichiganRB71223108.0117.3-9.3
228Matt DayesN.C. StateRB69205109.0118.7-9.7
229Zach BannerUSCOT8035392.0101.8-9.8
230Nathan PetermanPittsburghQB74226110.0120.0-10.0
231James QuickLouisvilleWR72186115.0125.6-10.6
232Travis RudolphFlorida St.WR72189114.0125.0-11.0
233Danny IsidoraMiamiOG7530694.0105.5-11.5
234Avery GennesyTexas A&MOT7531891.0103.2-12.2
235Channing StriblingMichiganCB73188114.0126.3-12.3
236Drew MorganArkansasWR72190112.0124.8-12.8
237Adam BisnowatyPittsburghOT7830496.0109.1-13.1
238DeShone KizerNotre DameQB76233107.0120.8-13.8
239Sefo LiufauColoradoQB75232105.0119.9-14.9
240Dan SkipperArkansasOT8230997.0112.5-15.5
241Cooper RushCentral MichiganQB75228105.0120.7-15.7

As for Myles Garrett? After three consecutive runner up finishes, he falls to… fifth here. That’s still remarkable, of course: him finishing in the top five in all of these drills is a reflection of his otherworldly athleticism. But at least when it comes to the jumps, nobody can top Melifonwu.