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Cameron Heyward

Cameron Heyward
NFL Draft Scouting Report

Defensive End

Ohio State


College Position: Defensive End
School: Ohio State
Grade: Senior
Height: 6-5
Weight: 288
Birthdate: 05-06-1989
Draft Projection: Late First
Overall Rank: Unranked
NFL Draft Position (Rank): Defensive End (8)

Draft Result

Drafted in the 2011 Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers in Round 1 with the #31 pick.

Combine Results



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Strengths

  • Run stuffing defensive end
  • Versatile - Ideal size for a left end or five technique
  • Great physical tools - high ceiling
  • Strong - hard to move off the ball
  • Good motor and work ethic
  • A force against the run
  • Solid bull rusher
  • More effective pass rusher when moved inside
  • Quick off the ball - good feet
  • Experienced - 4 year starter
  • Capped off his career with a tremendous Sugar Bowl - flashed his potential
  • Pedigree - Son of Craig "Ironhead" Heyward
  

Weaknesses

  • Has not developed as a pass rusher - Just 2.5 sacks as a senior
  • Needs to refine his technique and expand his pass rush repertoire
  • Lacks speed off the edge
  • Not overly instinctive
  • Solid player but has not been as dominant as expected as senior

News

2011 NFL Draft Recap: AFC West Grades - May 16 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft Recap: AFC North Grades - May 12 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft: Day One Winners, Losers and More - Apr 28 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft: Fran Duffy's Final Mock Draft - Apr 28 (Fran Duffy)
2011 NFL Draft Preview: Defensive End - Apr 22 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft Pick Analysis: Which Positions Provide the Best Value - Mar 17 (Fran Duffy)
2010-11 Bowl Game Preview: Sugar Bowl - Jan 3 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Post-Christmas Edition (2 Rounds) - Dec 30 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Thanksgiving Edition - Nov 25 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Early Season Edition - Oct 13 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Pre-Season Edition - Aug 7 (Dan Wernery)
Top Senior Prospects in the 2011 NFL Draft - Jun 3 (Chris Maier)
Feeling a Draft: Week Two of the 2009 College Football Season - Sep 14 (Dan Wernery)
2010 NFL Draft: Top 10 DE Prospects - Jul 18 (Dan Wernery)

Mock Draft Results

Live Interactive Draft Coverage Pick Analysis

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