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Position
LB
 
Jersey
98
Name  Brian Orakpo
Born  7/31/1986
Height  6-4
Weight  260
College  Texas
PREVIOUS DEFENSE RESULTS
Opp S-Tkl A-Tkl Total Sack S-Yds PD FF Safety
@ PHI 9/21 4 0.0 4.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
vs JAC 9/14 1 1.0 2.0 0.5 5.5 0 0 0
@ HOU 9/7 2 2.0 4.0 0.0 0 0 0 0

 
Notes:
A unanimous First-Team All-American as well as First-Team All-Big 12 honoree in 2008....Also awarded the Nagurski Trophy (nation's top defensive player), the Lombardi Award (nation's top lineman) and Hendricks Award (nation's top defensive end) as a senior... Named Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year this past year as well...Started 12 games as a senior, finishing the season with 42 tackles, 19 TFLs, 11.5 sacks and four forced fumbles...Made nine starts in 35 career games from 2005-07, accumulating 90 tackles, 19 TFLs and 10.5 sacks over that time period...NFL ready, has chisled physique and outstanding strength...Tremendous athlete with good speed and quickness...Exceptional range and leaping ability...Solid versus the run...Natural pass rusher...Still room for improvement...Durability is a concern, having missed some games incollege with injuries, but upside is huge and is regarded as one of the top defensive prospects in the draft.

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