• • • Declared Underclassmen • • • 2015 Senior Bowl Preview • • • • • • NFL Games: • • • Dallas 17 Minnesota 15 (END OF 4TH) • • • Kansas City at Atlanta (1:00 PM ET) • • • Detroit at New Orleans (1:00 PM ET) • • • Los Angeles at New England (1:00 PM ET) • • • Denver at Jacksonville (1:00 PM ET) • • • Houston at Green Bay (1:00 PM ET) • • • Philadelphia at Cincinnati (1:00 PM ET) • • • Miami at Baltimore (1:00 PM ET) • • • San Francisco at Chicago (1:00 PM ET) • • • Buffalo at Oakland (4:05 PM ET) • • • NY Giants at Pittsburgh (4:25 PM ET) • • • Washington at Arizona (4:25 PM ET) • • • Tampa Bay at San Diego (4:25 PM ET) • • • Carolina at Seattle (8:30 PM ET) • • • Indianapolis at NY Jets (8:30 PM ET) • • • • • • • • • NCAA Games: • • • Western Michigan at Ohio (FRI, DEC 2 7:00 PM ET) • • • Colorado at Washington (FRI, DEC 2 9:00 PM ET) • • • Temple at Navy (SAT, DEC 3 12:00 PM ET) • • • Kansas State at TCU (SAT, DEC 3 12:00 PM ET) • • • Troy at Georgia Southern (SAT, DEC 3 12:00 PM ET) • • • Louisiana Tech at Western Kentucky (SAT, DEC 3 12:00 PM ET) • • • Oklahoma State at Oklahoma (SAT, DEC 3 12:30 PM ET) • • • New Mexico State at South Alabama (SAT, DEC 3 1:00 PM ET) • • • Louisiana Lafayette at Louisiana Monroe (SAT, DEC 3 3:00 PM ET) • • • Baylor at West Virginia (SAT, DEC 3 3:30 PM ET) • • • Alabama at Florida (SAT, DEC 3 4:00 PM ET) • • • Georgia State at Idaho (SAT, DEC 3 5:00 PM ET) • • • Arkansas State at Texas State (SAT, DEC 3 7:30 PM ET) • • • San Diego State at Wyoming (SAT, DEC 3 7:45 PM ET) • • • Clemson at Virginia Tech (SAT, DEC 3 8:00 PM ET) • • • Wisconsin at Penn State (SAT, DEC 3 8:00 PM ET) • • • • • •

Pat Angerer
NFL Draft Scouting Report

Inside Linebacker

Iowa


College Position: Inside Linebacker
School: Iowa
Grade: Senior
Height: 6-1
Weight: 235
Birthdate:
Draft Projection: Fourth
Overall Rank: Unranked
NFL Draft Position (Rank): Inside Linebacker (5)

Draft Result

Drafted in the 2010 Draft by the Indianapolis Colts in Round 2 with the #31 pick.

Strengths

  • Underrated middle linebacker prospect
  • A tackling machine - 145 tackles as a senior
  • Fundamentally sound
  • Fluid in coverage
  • Displays excellent coverage skills esp. in zone (5 INTs in 2008)
  • Good tackler who packs some punch
  • Makes plays down the line
  • Two year starter
  • Good instincts and awareness - diagnoses plays quickly
  • Showed better than expected athleticism at the combine

Weaknesses

  • Not a fit for the 3-4
  • Lacks ideal bulk for a middle linebacker
  • Needs to get stronger - can be dominated by blockers
  • Does not make game changing plays just 5 TFL in 2009
  • More solid than spectacular - limited upside

News

2010 NFL Draft Grades: AFC South - May 2 (Chris Maier)
2010 NFL Draft: All Overrated and All-Underrated Team - Defense - Apr 18 (Chris Maier)
2010 NFL Draft: Fire & Ice Report: Brandon Spikes Tumbling - Apr 1 (Chris Maier)
2010 NFL Scouting Combine Buzz: DT, DE and LB - Mar 1 (Chris Maier)

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