Justin Ellis   #78 DT

Height: 6-2   Weight: 335   Age: 27

Born: 12/27/1990 Monroe , LA

College: Louisiana Tech

Experience: 5th season

High School: Neville HS [Monroe, LA]









Draft 2014

Pick No.107

Selected By: Oakland Raiders

Round: 4

Pick (Overall): 7 (107)

Pick Analysis: Lettered for three years in football and track, competing in the shot put, as a Louisiana prep. Redshirted in 2009. During camp in 2010, he cracked a bone in his left foot and missed the first eight games of the season. Appeared in each of the final four contests and had four tackles, one-half tackle for loss and no sacks. Was Louisiana Tech’s starting nose tackle in 2011, recording 29 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss and one sack with one pass batted in 13 games (11 starts). During the season, he had his right shoulder scoped, although he didn't miss any action. Was limited to just nine games (two starts) in 2012, missing three full games with a right ankle sprain, and had 21 tackles, no tackles for loss and no sacks with one pass batted and two forced fumbles. Recorded his best college season as a senior in 2013, starting all 12 games and tallying 48 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks with one pass batted.


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  1. 2014 Combine workout: Justin Ellis

    Published: March 11, 2014 at 07:44 p.m.

    Watch Louisiana Tech DL Justin Ellis work out at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine.

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