Khalil Mack   #52 OLB

Height: 6-3   Weight: 252   Age: 27

Born: 2/22/1991 Fort Pierce , FL

College: Buffalo

Experience: 5th season

High School: Fort Pierce Westwood HS [FL]









Draft 2014

Pick No.5

Selected By: Oakland Raiders

Round: 1

Pick (Overall): 5 (5)

Pick Analysis: Prepped in Florida, where he was primarily a basketball player until his senior year -- Buffalo was only FBS offer. Tore his patellar tendon as an underclassman. Redshirted in 2009. Played outside linebacker in a 3-4 for the Bulls, and started all 48 games he played. In '10, played 12 games and recorded 68 tackles, 14.5 for loss and 4.5 sacks with 10 pass breakups and two forced fumbles. In '11, tallied 65-20.5-5.5 with two pass breakups, an interception and five forced fumbles. Was suspended for the '12 season opener against Georgia after he got into a fight with a teammate. On the season, totaled 94-21-8 with two pass breakups and four forced fumbles in 12 games. Was a Butkus Award finalist in '13 when he led the Bulls in tackling for the second year in a row -- registered 100-19-10.5 with seven pass breakups, three interceptions (two returned for touchdowns) and five forced fumbles in 13 games. Team captain. Three-time first-team All-MAC.


Video Playlist

  1. Raiders select Mack with No. 5 pick

    Published: May 8, 2014 at 08:53 p.m.

    The Oakland Raiders select University of Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

  2. Mack: 'This is a dream come true'

    Published: May 8, 2014 at 08:54 p.m.

    Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack talks about what it means to him to be drafted by the Oakland Raiders with the No. 5 overall pick.

  3. Mayock: I would take Khalil Mack No. 1

    Published: May 5, 2014 at 08:14 p.m.

    After releasing his list of top 100 draft prospects, Mike Mayock says that Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack would be his first overall selection in the 2014 NFL Draft.

  4. Will Khalil Mack go No. 1 overall?

    Published: May 5, 2014 at 10:41 a.m.

    Ian Rapoport joins "NFL AM" from New York City to discuss the Houston Texans' number one pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

  5. Schiano: I take Mack over Clowney

    Published: May 5, 2014 at 08:40 p.m.

    Although many have Jadeveon Clowney as the top prospect in the 2014 NFL Draft, the defensive-minded Greg Schiano makes his case on why he would rather choose Khalil Mack.

  6. Who is the top prospect behind Clowney?

    Published: May 5, 2014 at 08:00 p.m.

    The consensus amongst all our analysts is that Jadeveon Clowney is the top prospect in the draft, but who holds the second spot?

  7. 2014 Draft profile: LB Khalil Mack, Buffalo

    Published: April 13, 2014 at 04:54 p.m.

    Take a look at the college highlights of Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack.

  8. First Draft: Khalil Mack

    Published: April 22, 2014 at 02:44 p.m.

    Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack explains which NFL linebackers he models his game after and why draft day will be so special for his entire family.

  9. NFL Comparisons: Khalil Mack

    Published: Feb. 27, 2014 at 05:59 p.m.

    Check out which current NFL player Bucky Brooks compares Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack to in advance of the 2014 NFL Draft.

  10. Best linebacker in the draft: Barr or Mack?

    Published: March 21, 2014 at 08:10 p.m.

    The "Path to the Draft" panel debates which linebacker is the best in the 2014 NFL Draft. Is it UCLA's Anthony Barr or Buffalo's Khalil Mack?

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