NFL 2022: One undrafted free agent from every team that could make the roster

May 26, 2022; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Justyn Ross (8) runs drills during organized team activities at The University of Kansas Health System Training Complex. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
May 26, 2022; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Justyn Ross (8) runs drills during organized team activities at The University of Kansas Health System Training Complex. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports /
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Sep 20, 2019; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Southern California Trojans safety Isaiah Pola-Mao (21) reacts after a sack during the second half Utah Utes at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports /

Las Vegas Raiders: Isaiah Pola-Mao, S, USC

Pick Analysis. Isaiah Pola-Mao. 28. Scouting Report. S. USC. S. player

In his second season at USC, Isaiah Pola-Mao had a monster campaign with 73 tackles and four picks. While he was never bad after that, he didn’t really take a step forward and struggled with shoulder injuries.

The Draft Network’s Drae Harris cites his shoulder injury as a reason for concern when it comes to his tackling and usage in the NFL, but also praises the way he can perform in multiple spots in the secondary.

"“Isaiah Pola-Mao is a good athlete with fluid movement skills and agility. In the passing game, he has the versatility in his skill set to align in multiple roles. He can drop down in the slot and cover in man situations. He has some ball production in years past but was largely ineffective in this regard in 2021. He displays good range and fluidity on the back end. In the run game, he comes up hard as a tackler. He has had shoulder injuries which have caused him to miss significant time. This may also affect the manner in which he tackles and even where he aligns.” — Harris, The Draft Network"

Pola-Mao could end up being a solid player if he stays healthy and has a shot with the Las Vegas Raiders. He boasts excellent size at 6-4 and 205-pounds and also has some impressive bloodlines as he’s related to former Pittsburgh star Troy Polamalu — who happens to be his uncle.