Defensive tackle

Derrick Brown

Name – Derrick Brown

College – Auburn

Height – 6feet 5inches

Weight – 318lbs

Position Defensive Tackle

 

Pros

  • explosive first step
  • ability to stack/shed
  • violent hands
  • good lower body power
  • long arms
  • relentless effort
  • good footwork and balance
  • powerful punch

Cons

  • needs to wrap up better
  • plays tall at times

Overall

Brown has all the tools to be a strong force in the middle of a defense. Utilizing a quick first step and a powerful punch he can control the middle and get quick penetration. Has good footwork and the ability to stay on his feet. Currently viewed as an early first round pick and a top 5 talent in this class.

 

Comp – Chris Jones

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