|National Football League Draft Profile|
|Ben Ijalana |
|Selection||17 (49 overall)|
|High School||Rancocas Valley (Hainesport, New Jersey)|
|Named First-Team All-American two straight years by The Sports Network, helping to lead the Villanova Wildcats to the national championship as a junior in 2009...Only player from the Football Championship Subdivision to be named to the watch list for the Outland Trophy in 2010...A starter in all 13 games at offensive tackle as a sophomore in 2008, was named First-Team All-CAA, the first of three straight selections...A starter in all 53 games of his college career, he is a tremendous pass blocker who uses his size and speedwell and can also be a solid run blocker when need be.|
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