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Deone Bucannon
Team
Round1
Selection27 (27 overall)
PositionSafety
SchoolWashington State
YearSR
Born8/30/1992
Height6-1
Weight211
High SchoolVanden (Fairfield, California)
Player Background
Named a First-Team All-American in 2013 by the Associated Press and Athlon Sports ... 2014 semifinalist for the Jim Thorpe Award ... All-Pac-12 First-Team selection in 2013 and second-team choice in 2012 ... Had at least 80 tackles in all four seasons, including a career-high 114 in 2013 ... 383 career tackles is the fourth-most in WSU history ... Posted back-to-back 100-tackle seasons in 2012 and 2013, first WSU player to do so since 1999-00 ... Also had 15 interceptions over four-year career ... 2014 NFL Draft combineparticipant ... Ran a 4.49 40-yard dash ... Posted 19 reps in the bench press ... Recorded a time of 6.96 in the three-cone drill ... Seeks out contact ... Great tackler ... Provides strong assistance against the run ... Weak in man coverage ... Aggression can sometimes lead to missed tackles.


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