Pittsburgh Steelers

Position
LB
 
Jersey
50
Name  Ryan Shazier
Born  1/14/1992
Height  6-1
Weight  237
College  Ohio State
 
Notes:
Named a 2013 Associated Press, USA Today and Sports Illustrated First-Team All-American following his junior season ... Was also named a Butkus Award finalist, and a semifinalist for the Bednarik and Lott Awards ... Is a two- time First-Team All-Big Ten selection (2012 and 2013) ... Ranked third nationally with 22.5 tackles for loss in 2013, and was second nationally with 101 solo tackles ... Ranks 15th all-time at Ohio State in career tackles (315), sixth all-time in solo tackles (208) and career tackles for loss (44.5)... Successful defender against the run and pass, and is extremely quick to the ball ... Very explosive playmaker with immense potential ... High football IQ, is usually in the right place to make plays ... Lacks bulk and may not have the frame to add to it ... Can get engulfed at times by bigger lineman.

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