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Washington Redskins
Position
CB
 
Jersey
45
Name  Jerome Murphy
Born  1/13/1987
Height  6-0
Weight  200
College  South Florida
 
Notes:
Second-Team All-Big East this past season...Two-year starter at corner for the Bulls who posted a career-best 77 tackles and led the team with four interceptions and seven pass breakups last year...In 2008, Murphy ranked second on the team with 67 tackles and two interceptions to go along with five pass breakups...Big-time hitter who excels in run support and uses his long arms to jam receivers at the line, though he may end up playing safety in the NFL...Excelled in zone coverage where he could read and react to plays in front of him, but he needs work in man-to-man coverage...Returned kicks in '07 and averaged 24.3 yds...No significant injury history...Hard worker who climbed his way up the depth chart to become a standout player in the Big East.