Dalvin Cook

  • Pos RB
  • Height 5-11
  • Weight 202

Prospect Info

Minnesota Vikings

  • Jersey #4
  • Pos RB
  • Age 28

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H.S. Scouting Report

H.S. Athletic Background

2014: Put together the finest season by a freshman running back in Florida State history, setting an FSU freshman record with 1,008 yards and eight rushing scores on just 170 carries (5.9 ypc)...became first Seminole freshman to reach 1,000-yard plateau and just the ninth player ever…ranked fifth in the ACC in total rushing yards, rushing yards per game (77.5) and yards per carry (5.9)…collected All-ACC Second Team honors from the media and Third Team accolades from the coaches…captured Freshman All-American honors from Athlon Sports, Campus Insiders and College Football News…will enter 2015 behind only Pitt’s James Conner in returning yards rushing among ACC running backs…had five 100-yard rushing games, including the final three games…all five of his 100-yard games came over final nine games and four were on the road…finished with 22 receptions for 203 yards (9.2 ypr)…rushed for 177 yards and a touchdown on 31 carries in just his second start en route to MVP honors in the ACC Championship Game...his 31 carries were the most by a Seminole since Greg Jones also had 31 totes versus Miami in 2002...added five receptions for 43 yards against Georgia Tech for 220 total yards on 36 touches to lead FSU to its third straight conference title...had 103 rushing yards on 15 carries and three receptions for 24 yards in his third career start at the Rose Bowl against Oregon…had 144 yards rushing on 24 carries versus Florida...had 92 yards on just seven carries against his hometown Hurricanes at Miami, including a 44-yard touchdown in the second quarter and the 26-yard game-winning score with 3:05 left in the game...carried the Seminoles to a 21-point comeback win at Louisville by rushing for 110 yards and two touchdowns on just nine carries...had five carries for 99 yards in the second half, including a 40-yard score that brought FSU within three at the end of the third quarter and a 38-yard game-winning touchdown with 3:46 left in the game...captured ACC Rookie of the Week and Athlon Sports National Freshman of the Week honors following his performance against the Cardinals...rushed for 122 yards and one touchdown on 23 carries in first career start at Syracuse...had a second-half touchdown with 45 yards on only six carries at NC State...scored his first career touchdown on a five-yard run versus The Citadel and finished with a game-high 67 rushing yards on 13 carries.

PERSONAL: Enrolled at Florida State in January 2014...held five-star rankings from both Rivals and 247Sports and a four-star mark by ESPN...rated the No. 1 prospect in Florida, the No. 2 running back in the nation and the overall No. 13 prospect by 247Sports...also ranked in the national Top 25 by Rivals (No. 18) and ESPN (No. 21)...named 2013 Mr. Florida Football by Florida Dairy Farmers Association...rushed for Miami-Dade County-best 1,940 yards and 24 touchdowns on 177 carries (11.0 yards per rush) and intercepted three passes on defense in 2013...led Miami Central to the Class 6A state championship by rushing for 223 yards and four touchdowns in a 52-7 win over Seffner Armwood...finished his prep career rushing for 4,267 yards and 64 touchdowns, while leading Miami Central to a 52-5 record...rushed for 78 yards and a touchdown on eight carries in 2014 Under Armour All-America Game...USA Today All-USA Football Team...247Sports Second Team All-American...two-time All-State Class 6A First Team...invited to “The Opening”, an all-star summer prospect camp held on the Nike Campus...attended same high school as 2013 All-ACC First Team running back Devonta Freeman, who declared for the NFL Draft following the 2013 season after leading the Seminoles in rushing...selected Florida State over Florida, Texas, Arkansas and Miami...born August 10, 1995...majoring in social science.


  • - Explosiveness 9
  • - Speed 8
  • - Feet 8
  • - Change of Direction 8
  • - Build 8
  • - Vision 8
  • - Power 7
  • - Tackle Breaking 7
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