|National Football League Draft Profile|
|Marcell Dareus |
|Selection||3 (3 overall)|
|High School||Huffman (Birmingham, Alabama)|
|A 2010 All-SEC First-Team selection finishing the season with 34 total tackles, 11.0 TFLs and 4.5 sacks...Missed the first two games in 2010 after being suspended by the NCAA for accepting improper benefits from an agent...A key contributor at defensive end for the 2009 National Championship team in Tuscaloosa, including being tabbed the MVP for the BCS Title Game against Texas...One of the top defensive linemen in this year's draft...Has the ability to play both inside and out, but may be better suited as a pass rushing defensive tackle in the NFL...Good quickness off the ball, with the ability to both anchor in against the run or shoot the gap and disrupt the play in the backfield...Required double teams often at the collegiate level.|
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