Ross Cockrell   #47 DB

Height: 6-0   Weight: 190   Age: 27

Born: 8/6/1991 Farmington Hills , MI

College: Duke

Experience: 5th season

High School: Charlotte Latin HS [NC]









Draft 2014

Pick No.109

Selected By: Buffalo Bills

Round: 4

Pick (Overall): 9 (109)

Pick Analysis: High school cornerback-receiver who also played basketball and ran track as a North Carolina prep. After redshirting in 2009, he made his collegiate debut in 2010 and started 12 games at cornerback, recording 60 tackles, seven pass breakups and a team-high three interceptions. Made 11 starts in 2011, recording 56 tackles, nine pass breakups and one interception with one tackle for loss. Missed one game with a leg injury. Tallied 71 tackles, 13 pass breakups and five interceptions with four tackles for loss, one sack and one forced fumble in 2012 (13 starts). Had a school-record 75-yard blocked field goal return for a touchdown against Florida International and had a 32-yard interception return for a score against North Carolina Central. In 2013, made 13 starts and recorded 46 tackles, 12 pass breakups and three interceptions with two tackles for loss, one sack and one forced fumble. Missed one game with an ankle injury. Team captain. Concluded his career as Duke's all-time leader in interceptions (12) and pass breakups (41).


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  1. 2014 Combine workout: Ross Cockrell

    Published: Feb. 7, 2017 at 09:11 p.m.

    Watch Duke University DB Ross Cockrell work out at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine.

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