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We highlight and profile the 2017 NFL draft-eligible Defensive Linemen and Linebacker prospects taking the field today for their on-field workouts at the NFL Combine on Day 3.

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We continue our look into the NFL Combine with Day 3 on-field workouts and agility tests for the defensive lineman and linebacker units. The past two days we have covered the offensive lineman, running backs, special teamers, quarterbacks, wide receivers, and tight ends. You can see Day 1 content here, and Day 2 content here. Today, we start things off with a look at all the positions for Day 3.

Just a quick update: two prospects not competing today are linebacker Reuben Foster and defensive lineman Derek Barnett. Foster was sent home from the NFL combine after an alleged "heated argument" with a medical staff member at the combine. Under doctor’s orders, Barnett will be held out of today's drills due to a virus.

2017 NFL Combine

Location: Indianapolis, IN | Lucas Oil Stadium
Time: 6:00 AM PT
Channel: NFL Network
Live Stream: NFL.com
Day 3: Defensive Linemen and Linebackers

There are four critical areas the 49ers and all other NFL teams deem important during the NFL Combine process, which are medical evaluations, one-on-one interviews, verified measurements, and agility tests and drills. For viewing NFL fans, it is the on-field drills and agility tests the NFL Combine highlights, particularly with five on-field measurable drills performed by all prospects choosing to participate. These five drills consists of:

40-yard dash
The marquee event of the combine is all about speed and explosion with the timed 40-yard interval measuring vertical speed over distance and acceleration from a static start. Prospects are also timed at 10 and 20 yard intervals (10-yard split and 20-yard split), where the 10-yard split measures initial quickness and burst, and the 20-yard split measures sustained quickness and burst.

Vertical Jump
The vertical jump is all about lower-body explosion, power, and leaping ability.

Broad Jump
The broad jump is all about lower-body explosion and lower-body strength testing explosion and balance.

3 Cone Drill
The 3 cone drill is all about the prospect's athletic ability to change direction at a high speed. The drill measures agility, flexibility, and change of direction skills (COD).

Shuttle Run
The short shuttle or 20-yard short shuttle (5-10-5) is all about testing a prospect's lateral quickness, agility, burst, flexibility, balance, and explosion in short areas.

*Bench Press
Although the bench press (225 pounds) is not part of the five on-field measurable drills performed today (bench press performed the day before), it is a crucial part of measurables testing upper-body strength (not functional strength) and endurance; moreover, it gives insight for NFL clubs on how often the prospect frequented his college weight room for the last 3-5 years.

Defensive Linemen

How the measurable drills translate for defensive lineman:
When looking at the defensive lineman perform their drills today, keep in mind of some minimum measurable targets defensive lineman should be expected to target as a minimum result. For the most part, prospects exceeding these minimal targets tend to find success in the NFL. Minimal targets courtesy of Draft Breakdown.

Defensive Tackles
40-yard dash - Minimum Target: 5.15
10-yard split - Minimum Target: 1.80
Vertical jump - Minimum Target: 30"
Broad jump - Minimum Target: 8'9"
3 cone drill - Minimum Target: 7.75
20-yard shuttle - Minimum Target: 4.55
Bench press - Minimum Target: 26
Flying-20 - Minimum Target: 2.13

Defensive Ends
40-yard dash - Minimum Target: 4.85
10-yard split - Minimum Target: 1.70
Vertical jump - Minimum Target: 33"
Broad jump - Minimum Target: 9'9"
3 cone drill - Minimum Target: 7.35
20-yard shuttle - Minimum Target: 4.30
Bench press - Minimum Target: 24
Flying-20 - Minimum Target: 2.13

As for the drills themselves in relation to predicting future success, there is not an exact science on which drill equates to NFL success; however, specific drills for each position tend to garnish more importance than other drills. For the defensive tackles and defensive end positions, measurable drills aiding future success are: broad jump, 10-yard split, and the flying-20. For the smaller defensive ends (edge rushers/Leo), measurable drills aiding future success are: 40-yard dash, 10-yard split, 3 cone, flying-20, and the broad jump. (*The flying-20 is the measured last 20 yards of a 40-yard dash measuring separation speed.)

Defensive linemen prospects to watch:

DL15 Myles Garrett, No. 15 - Texas A&M - (1st Round)
Height: 6044 | Weight: 272 | Age: 2
Arm: 35 1/4" | Hand: 10 1/4" | Bench: 33

LEO Myles Garrett is the top prospect in this years' draft class bringing a perfect blend of size, length, fluidity, speed, instincts, agility, power, and athleticism. A true disruptive force and an outstanding pass rusher both off the edge and inside (shows great awareness in stunts), Garrett is explosive (absolutely terrific first-step with speed of light explosion) with excellent flexibility, elite quickness, burst, Gumby-like bendability, and acceleration with insane closing speed and excellent backfield vision. Garrett was hampered this season with an injury limiting his production (cut block), but when healthy he is an elite talent boasting a high football IQ with physical traits and superior athleticism capable of becoming a dominant playmaker - dare I say a generational type impact prospect - at the next level.

DL02 Jonathan Allen, No. 93 - Alabama - (1st Round)
Height: 6025 | Weight: 286 | Age: 22
Arm: 33 5/8" | Hand: 9 3/8" | Bench: 21

DE Jonathan Allen showcases amazing athleticism and power with impressive quickness and technique wreaking havoc in backfields as an upfield disrupter with a quick first step. He displays superb burst and explosion off the line of scrimmage, quick, heavy, and violent punch at the point of attack, sound leverage utilizing great length, excels at converting speed to power, and the versatility to be disruptive from the inside and off the edge. Shows tremendous awareness and high football intelligence always looking in the backfield with amazing instincts and diagnoses and attacks in a heartbeat. Displays the versatility to line up all over the defensive line, ideally lining up at the Power End on base downs kicking it inside as a 3-tech on passing downs. Medical concerns on shoulder injuries will need to be addressed.

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DL48 Solomon Thomas, No. 90 - Stanford - (1st Round)
Height: 6025 | Weight: 273 | Age: 21
Arm: 33" | Hand: 9 3/8" | Bench: 30

DE Solomon Thomas is an elite athletic phenom poised to raise eyes at the scouting combine. Thomas displays a pedal to the metal high-motor with never ending gas wreaking havoc in the backfield with insane athleticism for his size and tremendous power. A prospect that epitomizes "these violent delights have violent ends", Thomas wins with great technique, strength in his hands, natural leverage advantage, brute NFL ready strength, continuous never ending effort, and impressive quickness and speed for his size. Showcases a high football IQ with sound awareness and explosion off the ball capped with nonstop hustle. A Power End on base downs kicking it inside as a 3-tech on passing downs.

DL31 Takkarist McKinley, No. 98 - UCLA - (1st Round)
Height: 6020 | Weight: 250 | Age: 21
Arm: 34 3/4" | Hand: 9 3/4" | Bench: 24

LEO Takkarist McKinley is an amazing pass rush talent erupting off the edge displaying explosion, length (very long arms), quickness, agility, power, flexibility, strength, and athleticism. McKinley explodes off the line (elite first step) displaying tremendous quickness and closing speed with excellent bend off the edge. He utilizes great hand technique with a solid pop at the point of attack, quick to transition into his pass rush moves with smoothness winning with tremendous speed and power. Medical will need to be addressed with a troublesome shoulder injury he's been playing through. He will have surgery on his shoulder this Monday, March 6th, and will be out four-to-six months missing a team's offseason program and possibly training camp.

DL56 Tim Williams, No. 56 - Alabama - (1st-2nd Round)
Height: 6027 | Weight: 244 | Age: 23
Arm: 32 3/4" | Hand: 9 1/4" | Bench: 25

LEO Tim Williams is an athletically gifted prospect with an explosive skill-set NFL teams desire with their pass rush specialists. The high-motored playmaker showcases superb athleticism, burst, speed, and bend off the edge playing with quickness and terrific suddenness covering a lot of area on the field. Displays good technique (relies a lot on athleticism alone), excellent burst and closing speed, amazing first-step off the line, exceptional balance, fair hands with great pop (violent hard punch) at the point of attack, quick to transition into pass rush moves, impressive change of direction skills, fair at stacking and shedding, and fair against the run. A fluid athlete with sound awareness, great agility stunting or twisting exploding with closing speed attacking the ball carrier hitting with explosion. Area of concern are off-field incidents with an arrest and multiple failed drug tests.

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Charles Harris
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DL19 Charles Harris, No. 91 - Missouri - (1st-2nd Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 253 | Age: 21-22?
Arm: 32 3/8" | Hand: 9 5/8" | Bench: 21

LEO Charles Harris is an intense high-motored prolific pass rusher and former high school basketball superstar displaying excellent first-step quickness, tremendous instincts, impressive suddenness, and superb speed off the edge with nice closing speed. Harris shows great technique with active hands keeping them up avoiding containment, array of solid pass rush moves (love the spin move in either direction), great strength and balance, and can flatten off the edge with a purpose, as well as win pursuing the action from the back side (relentless in pursuit). A perfect Leo in the 49ers new defensive scheme.

DL28 Carl Lawson, No. 55 - Auburn - (1st-2nd Round)
Height: 6020 | Weight: 261 | Age: 2?
Arm: 31 1/2" | Hand: 10 3/8" | Bench: 35

LEO Carl Lawson displays good size, a thick and stout muscular frame, explosiveness off the edge with excellent speed, flexibility (nice bend), agility, and change of direction skills. He is very athletic and strong with a relentless pursuit to the ball carrier. Showcases a tremendous quick first-step and a consistent high-motor always running hot. He is very strong at the point of attack and quite simply, a dominant disrupter on the field. After a torn ACL in 2014 and hip injury in 2015, medical concerns will need to be addressed.

DL03 Caleb Brantley, No. 57 - Florida - (2nd Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 307 | Age: 21
Arm: 32" | Hand: 9 3/4" | Bench: 21

DT Caleb Brantley showcases great strength at the point of attack (commands double teams) with impressive quickness and agility to penetrate through defenders on the inside. Brantley has a solid combination of size, strength, bulk, athleticism, and foot speed with excellent burst firing off the line of scrimmage, good lower power to bull rush opponents, and superb balance and agility to penetrate through gaps utilizing impressive spin and swim moves. Displays the ability to play front-side blocks at the point of attack and the athletic ability to defend against back-side blocks with a good motor chasing down the ball carrier.

DL55 Carlos Watkins, No. 94 - Clemson - (2nd Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 309 | Age: 23
Arm: 34 5/8" | Hand: 10 3/8" | Bench: 18

DT Carlos Watkins is a very strong long-armed natural athlete with great size, length, raw power, instincts, and athleticism. A stout run stuffer, Watkins showcases excellent power continuously winning against front-side blocks at the point of attack easily capable of handling two-gaps with tremendous strength and leverage (inconsistent with leverage, but dominates when utilizes it). Watkins is solid at collapsing the pocket (consistently pushes blockers into the backfield), has sound awareness to stop ball carriers next to him utilizing solid hand technique (great power in hands) stacking and shedding, and a tenacious mentality to win at the point of attack. Shows decent feet to navigate through trash and working against back-side blocks. Watkins is a powerful anchor with NFL level strength to take on blockers freeing up linebackers keeping them clean. Medical is a concern after missing most of the 2013 season after a horrific automobile accident.

DL39 Elijah Qualls, No. 11 - Washington - (2nd-3rd Round)
Height: 6010 | Weight: 313 | Age: 21
Arm: 30 5/8" | Hand: 9 3/8" | Bench: 33

DT Elijah Qualls is a very strong defender with a vending machine body displaying great power, strength, awareness, foot quickness, and lateral agility. A plugger as a run stuffer, Qualls showcases power at the point of attack capable of handling two-gaps, great in collapsing the pocket with strength and leverage (though inconsistent), has sound awareness to stop ball carriers next to him stacking and shedding quickly and running down ball carriers easily navigating through trash (nice balance) with impressive closing speed. Shows versatility to play all over the defensive line with the power at the point of attack and the lateral agility, burst, and quickness to penetrate through gaps.

DL18 Daeshon Hall, No. 10 - Texas A&M - (3rd Round)
Height: 6050 | Weight: 266 | Age: 21
Arm: 35 5/8" | Hand: 9 5/8" | Bench: 18

LEO Daeshon Hall is a tall, long-armed, athletically strong pass rusher that explodes off the edge with a superb quick first-step, excellent bend, and impressive closing speed. Hall generates tremendous power to burst off the line of scrimmage, launching his impressive lengthy powerful frame against his opponents with a violent push at the point of attack and speed off the edge. He also possesses great balance and body control, where coming out of the arc from his bend he is able to adjust with ease and take advantage of his length. Hall showcases ideal size, bulk, length, power, quickness, speed, and athleticism you look for in a pass rusher; however, he is also great in the run game, where his agility, balance, and strength helps him set the edge, stack with his long arms and disengage easily to make the play.

DL04 Tarell Basham, No. 93 - Ohio - (3rd-4th Round)
Height: 6040 | Weight: 269 | Age: 22 (23 in March)
Arm: 34 1/4" | Hand: 10 1/4" | Bench: 15

LEO Tarell Basham is an athletic long-limbed (long arms) explosive edge defender with great first-step quickness and strength. A tenacious disrupter in the backfield, Basham displays a nose for the ball off the edge with good speed to power conversion, nice bend, good technique, and burst with closing speed finishing hitting with explosion. Will stand up and put hand in the dirt on either side of the edge, displays solid change of direction skills and impressive fluidity with nice agility and speed when stunting. Shows discipline on the edge (excellent at setting the edge) with solid skills stacking and shedding taking on front-side blocks with strength and the athletic ability to win against back-side blocks with balance, foot quickness, and closing speed. With the 49ers in serious need of edge defenders, Basham brings a disruptive force as a rotational pass rusher that can set the edge and a motor always running hot.

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DL53 Charles Walker, No. 97 - Oklahoma - (5th Round)
Height: 6017 | Weight: 310 | Age: 2?
Arm: 35 3/4" | Hand: 9 5/8" | Bench: 28

DT Charles Walker is a high-motor tenacious athlete with tremendous power and quickness to his game. Walker is a very strong and agile long-armed (35 3/4") defender with great size, length, power, instincts, agility, quickness, speed, and athleticism. A stout run stuffer, Walker showcases excellent power winning against front-side blocks at the point of attack showing the capability of handling two-gaps with tremendous strength and leverage. He is solid at collapsing the pocket, has sound awareness to stop ball carriers next to him utilizing good hand technique (great power in hands) stacking and shedding, and plays with good leverage and power with a high-motor chasing down ball carriers (great burst and impressive closing speed). Walker has quick feet with balance to navigate through the trash and the natural athletic ability (fluid lateral movement) to defend superbly against back-side blocks. Shows excellent burst and quickness penetrating through gaps and being a consistent disruptive force in the backfield. Medical concerns with concussions (three), as well as leaving the team after latest concussion to focus on entering the NFL Draft. Quitting the team will need to be addressed.

DL08 Josh Carraway, No. 94 - TCU - (5th Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 242 | Age: 2?
Arm: 34 1/4" | Hand: 9 1/4" | Bench: 25

SAM OLB Josh Carraway is an edge prospect showcasing a solid combination of size, speed, flexibility, and length bending quite well coming off the edge with good foot quickness and speed. A physical and aggressive edge player with a quick burst off the line of scrimmage, Carraway shows good change of direction skills, strength at the point of attack, solid instincts, and is a ferocious player that has a nose for the ball with impressive closing speed and a high relentless motor. One of the better college edge defenders that can set the edge, Carraway displays excellent read and reaction skills, great awareness and discipline always maintaining containment, stacks and sheds with solid technique, and overall is great against the run, showcases good speed to power off the edge and can set the edge in the run game, but will need to gain more play strength at the next level. Has the frame that can add additional bulk. A SAM prospect in the 49ers scheme.

Linebackers

How the measurable drills translate for linebackers:
When looking at the linebackers perform their drills today, keep in mind of some minimum measurable targets linebackers should be expected to target as a minimum result. For the most part, prospects exceeding these minimal targets tend to find success in the NFL.

Inside Linebackers
40-yard dash - Minimum Target: 4.80
10-yard split - Minimum Target: 1.70
Vertical jump - Minimum Target: 33"
Broad jump - Minimum Target: 9'6"
3 cone drill - Minimum Target: 7.20
20-yard shuttle - Minimum Target: 4.20
Bench press - Minimum Target: 24
Flying-20 - Minimum Target: 2.02

Outside Linebackers
40-yard dash - Minimum Target: 4.70
10-yard split - Minimum Target: 1.65
Vertical jump - Minimum Target: 36"
Broad jump - Minimum Target: 9'9"
3 cone drill - Minimum Target: 7.10
20-yard shuttle - Minimum Target: 4.10
Bench press - Minimum Target: 23
Flying-20 - Minimum Target: 2.01

As for the drills themselves in relation to predicting future success, there is not an exact science on which drill equates to NFL success; however, specific drills for each position tend to garnish more importance than other drills. For the inside linebacker position, measurable drills aiding future success are: 10-yard split and the vertical jump. For edge rushers/outside linebackers, measurable drills aiding future success are: 40-yard dash, 10-yard split, flying-20, 3 cone, and the broad jump.

Linebacker prospects to watch:

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Jabrill Peppers
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LB10 Jabrill Peppers, No. 5 - Michigan - (1st Round)
Height: 5110 | Weight: 213 | Age: 21
Arm: 30 3/4" | Hand: 9 5/8" | Bench: 19

Will OLB/SS Jabrill Peppers is the epitome of versatility. The tremendous athlete, natural playmaker, and complete football player is an impactful threat in all three phases of football. Listed as an outside linebacker with Michigan, Peppers is a hybrid linebacker/safety that can play in the box, as well as the tremendous range and elite speed to fly around the field. He can cover the slot and even be a corner in a pinch, and as a safety, he bestows great awareness and near-like Troy Polamalu instincts. A dynamic player with the ball in his hands, Peppers also shows great talent as a running back with excellent vision, suddenness, lateral agility, and change of direction skills, as well as a slot receiver with terrific explosion, fluid movement, good hands, and the ability to break in and out of his cuts separating from defenders with suddenness. Peppers is also a home run hitting threat in the return game showcasing elusiveness, speed, and superb vision. He's so versatile that you really cannot pigeonhole him to a specific position. You'd want to move him around like a chess piece taking advantage of the match-ups. Will also compete in the defensive back drills at the NFL combine.

LB10 Zach Cunningham, No. 41 - Vanderbilt - (1st Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 234 | Age: 22
Arm: 34 3/8" | Hand: 9 1/4" | Bench: 15

LB Zach Cunningham is a tackling machine and boasts an excellent combination of size, length, strength, awareness, and athleticism. Cunningham plays with tremendous vision and instincts, is extremely explosive, physical with a bully mentality, a reliable tackler, and has impressive coverage skills. The former high school basketball and track athlete also possesses the quality bulk-ability (a trait required for box LB's) to take on the run. He has an amazing skill to get lower than the lowest exploding with tremendous power through his hips jolting (bully mentality) blockers separating with his hands (quite skilled in this area), quickness, balance, leverage, and athleticism making the tackle hitting with explosion, which makes him an ideal candidate playing inside-out. Cunningham displays terrific sideline-to-sideline capabilities and has superb read and reaction skills with excellent burst and closing speed contorting his body with great balance, change of direction skills, and athleticism to make the tackle. As a four down linebacker, he also brings value on special teams and the versatility to play all three linebacker positions in a 4-3.

LB10 Jarrad Davis, No. 40 - Florida - (2nd Round)
Height: 6010 | Weight: 238 | Age: 21-22?
Arm: 33 1/2" | Hand: 9 3/4" | Bench: DNP

Will OLB/ILB Jarrad Davis is an explosive athlete with excellent range, great speed, quickness, agility, balance, flexibility, change of direction skills (very fluid), strength, and burst. Showcases impressive sideline-to-sideline ability covering a lot of ground with excellent speed, agility, quickness, and physicality, Davis is good as a run and chase linebacker with solid explosion and great tackling. He displays excellent instincts and speed easily reading run keys and has the play speed (straight-line speed with a burst) to track down the football with impressive closing speed. Davis is a fierce and great tackler hitting with explosion, and he shows solid skills taking on blockers at the point of attack winning with proper leverage separating with violent and powerful hands stacking and shedding, as well as being an outstanding blitzer attacking inside gaps. Davis plays with a physical presence and aggressive style (sometimes gets the best of him in over-pursuit), good in coverage showing sound awareness and instincts, and great burst with closing speed. Projects as a Will and Mike in the 49ers scheme. Medical concerns with ankle injury.

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Raekwon McMillan
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LB21 Raekwon McMillan, No. 5 - Ohio State - (2nd Round)
Height: 6020 | Weight: 240 | Age: 20
Arm: 33" | Hand: 9 3/4" | Bench: 23

ILB Raekwon McMillan is a dominating force in the middle for the Buckeyes. A box inside linebacker and tackling machine, McMillan displays quality bulk with the ability to take on the run at the point of attack, and gets low separating with his hands making tackles. A strong tackler that hits with explosion behind his pads, McMillan lacks elite explosive burst and agility, but makes up for it with sound awareness and instincts, easily capable of reading run keys and has decent play speed to track down the football. He shows a good ability to play in coverage showcasing nice balance and awareness, but his lack of short-area quickness can give him issues in space.

LB03 Kendell Beckwith, No. 52 - LSU - (3rd-4th Round)
Height: 6020 | Weight: 243 | Age: 22
Arm: 33" | Hand: 9 1/2" | Bench: 20

ILB Kendell Beckwith is an amazing tackle-to-tackle athlete (plays with quick lateral movement) with great size, speed, instincts, and explosion. A thumper in the middle, Beckwith is a sound tackler bringing a physicalness at the point of attack, shows patience and explodes as a playmaker, and power to be a force between the tackles. Beckwith is a prototypical in the box read and react linebacker with great bulk-ability. Lacks side-line to side-line range and is a bit stiff with fair agility. Medical concern torn ACL on 11/19/16.

LB14 Devonte Fields, No. 92 - Louisville - (3rd-4th Round)
Height: 6020 | Weight: 236 | Age: 23
Arm: 32 3/8" | Hand: 9" | Bench: DNP

LEO Devonte Fields is a natural pass rusher with a quick first-step flashing top level first round talent, has an excellent combination of size, speed, explosion, and athleticism, with great fluidity, balance, bend, and change of direction skills. A terror off the edge with superb bendability and his effortless change of direction capabilities as well as terrific speed (closes in a heartbeat), Fields is a pass rush specialist with the potential to be a top-tier edge threat at the next level. Will need to gain functional strength at the next level in order set the edge and shed blockers with power. Displays good ability to drop in coverage with fluid movement. Off-field red-flags will need to be addressed.

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Vince Biegel
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LB04 Vince Biegel, No. 47 - Wisconsin - (3rd Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 246 | Age: 23
Arm: 32 3/8" | Hand: 9 1/8" | Bench: 21

LEO/SAM Vince Biegel is a tremendous instinctive player with a relentless motor to the ball easily capable of slipping past defenders with impressive quickness, body control, and change of direction skills. The former high school hockey and track and field star displays excellent athleticism, length, and fluidity in concert with his amazing instincts showcasing a nose for the ball with excellent spacial awareness (high football instincts) and decent power attacking the offense with an intense determination. A quick-twitch player, Biegel is a slippery player knifing through gaps and stunts with great closing speed playing with his hair on fire, and flies off the edge with good speed and bend. Shows a great ability to drop in coverage with sound awareness and fluidity. Needs to gain functional strength at the next level, struggles to shed stronger defenders and is easily moved by power. Has the versatility to rush from both sides. Medical concern with past foot injury.

LB18 Keith Kelsey, No. 55 - Louisville - (5th Round)
Height: 6000 | Weight: 233 | Age: 21
Arm: 31 3/8" | Hand: 10 1/8" | Bench: 23

ILB Keith Kelsey is an athletic playmaker bestowing a tenacious mentality with great explosiveness, quickness, and speed. Kelsey is a strong tackler hitting with explosion, displays decent range, sound instincts and technique with a great ability to read run keys and explode and close fast with superb play speed to track down the football. Shows effectiveness blitzing through gaps and off the edge. Kelsey is fair in coverage and shows some stiffness in transition. Kelsey is at best attacking downhill with impressive closing speed firing up the field filling gaps maintaining great balance and body control.

LB06 Tyus Bowser, No. 81 - Houston - (5th-6th Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 247 | Age: 21
Arm: 33 1/4" | Hand: 10 1/8" | Bench: 20

SAM LB Tyus Bowser was a former collegiate basketball player with the Houston Cougars during the 2013-14 and 2014-15 season. Bowser has great first-step explosion coming off the edge, displays pass rush ability with nice bend, agility, athleticism, speed, and the skill set to make plays. He shows fluidity in space and excellent movement skills (short area quickness), and bestows good length (long arms). A physical player, will need to continue to gain strength in order to succeed at the next level. A SAM prospect in the 49ers scheme.

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Marquel Lee
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LB19 Marquel Lee, No. 8 - Wake Forrest - (5th-6th Round)
Height: 6030 | Weight: 240 | Age: 21
Arm: 32 1/2" | Hand: 9 1/2" | Bench: 25

ILB/SAM Marquel Lee is a thumper in the box linebacker that excels in attacking downhill. Lee displays a great combination of bulk-ability, strength, speed, and athleticism, as well as showcasing great instincts reading run keys with the play speed to track down the ball inside and outside of the box. Shows solid ability taken on the run at the point of attack separating with hands, athleticism, and decent leverage. A very strong reliable tackler that hits with explosion, and displays great burst and agility to knife through gaps and off the edge creating havoc in the backfield. A Mike and Sam prospect in the 49ers scheme.