|National Football League Draft Profile - Donovan Warren |
|High School||Polytechnic (Long Beach, California)|
|First-team All-Big Ten as a junior in 2009...Freshman All-American in 2007...Started 34 of 36 games over his three-year career, posting 170 tackles, three fumble recoveries, six interceptions and 22 pass breakups...Last year Warren had 66 tackles, four interceptions and 11 pass breakups...Had arthroscopic surgery on his ankle last spring...Has also lined up at safety and has started under three different defensive coordinators atMichigan...Timed at 4.62 and 4.68 in the 40 at Michigan's Pro Day...Tends to rely more on athleticism than proper technique...Needs to improve footwork, wastes too many steps...Has the physical makeup to play safety or zone corner in the NFL, but doesn't have the top-end speed to matchup with elite receivers man-to-man...Above-average open-field tackler...High passion for the game and good field general...Godfather is former Chicago Bears safety Mark Carrier, while his father played for New Mexico State and his cousin Chuckie Miller was a defensive back for the Indianapolis Colts and Detroit Lions.|
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