Fletcher Cox   #91 DE

Height: 6-4   Weight: 300   Age: 23

Born: 12/13/1990 Yazoo City , MS

College: Mississippi State

Experience: 3rd season

High School: Yazoo City HS [MS]

TCKL

10

SCK

0.0

FF

1

INT

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Combine 2012

Combine
Stats:

  • 40 Yard Dash4.79 Secs
  • Broad Jump103.0 inches
  • Vertical Jump26.0 inches
  • Bench Press30.0 reps
  • 20 Yard Shuttle4.53 secs
  • 3 Cone Drill7.07 secs

Strengths

Cox is an impressive athlete who is capable of making big, impactful plays from the interior of the defensive line. He is extremely quick off the ball and can get into the backfield as quickly as any tackle prospect in the country. He has a high motor and pursues down the line of scrimmage with aggression. He can snap his hips into the offensive line to get a blow-back effect and is equally as fluid to dip and rip his hips around would-be tacklers and get into the backfield. Cox has very active hands that he uses efficiently to keep blockers off him. He is a serious athlete at the position who would immediately bolster the front of any defense and would work well in a rotation to be a fresh, impact player on passing downs.

Weaknesses

Cox allows himself to get completely washed away when faced with a double team, an example of the raw nature of his play. He tries to rely too heavily upon his athletic ability when working against the run and doesn't think to set an anchor and remain a presence and gap-filler within the scheme he plays in. Fletcher could be a high risk-high reward player as a rookie.

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