The defensive line and linebacker corps seems to be getting the lion’s share of attention this 2011 NFL Draft season, both from fans and the Patriots’ scouting staff. Three more defenders were either worked out or scheduled an official visit with New England.
Posts Tagged ‘Marvin Austin’
Saturday, April 2nd, 2011
Saturday, January 22nd, 2011
While the East-West Shrine Game doesn’t always get the attention of its bigger brother, the Senior Bowl, there were quite a few legitimate day one and day two 2011 NFL Draft prospects on display in Orlando today and many that will get picked up by teams on day three.
Thursday, January 20th, 2011
Sunday, May 2nd, 2010
Marvin Austin, DT, North Carolina (Senior)
Projection: 1st-2nd Round
Last Updated: January 30, 2011
Good lateral movement – Stout against the run – Able to apply pressure to the QB – Good size and bulk – Commands a double-team when active – Great functional strength.
Very inconsistent motor – Poor instincts – Takes himself out of plays – Needs polish on his technique – Could add to his rush repertoire – Missed 2010 NCAA season due to rule infractions.
4 Sacks / 6 TFL