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National Football League Draft Profile - Earl Mitchell

TeamHouston
Round3
Selection17 (81 overall)
PositionDefensive Tackle
SchoolArizona
YearSR
Height6-3
Weight300
High SchoolNorth Shore (Galena Park, Texas)
Earl                           Mitchell
Came to Arizona as a fullback/tight end and finished as a dominant defensive tackle, earning All-Pac-10 Second-Team honors in 2009...Played two seasons at defensive tackle, racking up 44 tackles, 12.5 TFLs and 6.5 sacks as a senior...Effective bull rusher with the ability to jump the gap and get in the backfield as well...Quick off the snap, with good balance and leverage...Not a true run stuffer, but can make plays down the line.

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