Dalvin Tomlinson   #94 DE

Height: 6-3   Weight: 318   Age: 25

Born: 2/28/1994 McDonough , GA

College: Alabama

Experience: 3rd season

High School: Henry County HS [McDonough, GA]

TCKL

31

SCK

2.5

FF

0

INT

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Draft 2017

Pick No.55

Selected By: New York Giants

Round: 2

Pick (Overall): 23 (55)

Pick Analysis: Tomlinson is no typical SEC defensive lineman. He could have gone to Harvard based on his academic abilities, but chose Alabama as a four-star recruit because of their success on the gridiron. Both of his parents have passed away, and is motivated by the words and action of his mother on a daily basis. Tomlinson was a three-time heavyweight wrestling champion in high school, and was a goalie on the soccer team. He tore his ACL playing soccer in his senior year, though, and had to redshirt his first year in Tuscaloosa. Finally on the field in 2013, he tore his other ACL in his only game (four tackles). Tomlinson played end in 14 games as a reserve in 2014 (22 tackles, 5.5 for loss, two sacks) and as the top back-up for the 2015 national champions (34 tackles, six pass breakups). He had his best season statistically for the Tide as a senior (62 stops, 5.5 TFL, three sacks, four PBU) as Nick Saban used him inside and outside on the team's multiple-look defense.

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  1. Giants select Dalvin Tomlinson No. 55 in the 2017 NFL Draft

    Published: April 28, 2017 at 09:06 p.m.

    NFL Legend Harry Carson announces the New York Giants' selection of Alabama defensive tackle Dalvin Tomlinson in Round 2 with the No. 55 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.

  2. Instant Draft Grade Dalvin Tomlinson: B

    Published: April 28, 2017 at 09:03 p.m.

    NFL Media?s Bucky Brooks, Matt Money, and Lance Zierlein give Dalvin Tomlinson a B draft grade.

  3. Dalvin Tomlinson 2017 NFL Draft profile

    Published: April 12, 2017 at 07:25 p.m.

    Everything you need to know about Alabama defensive tackle Dalvin Tomlinson.

  4. Dalvin Tomlinson 2017 Combine Workout

    Published: April 4, 2017 at 02:12 p.m.

    Alabama defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson goes through workouts at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine.

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