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Position
LB
 
Jersey
59
Name  DeMeco Ryans
Born  7/28/1984
Height  6-1
Weight  247
College  Alabama
 
Notes:
2005 First-Team All-American...2005 SEC Defensive Player of the Year...2006 Cotton Bowl Defensive MVP...2005 First-Team All-SEC...Finalist for Butkus, Bednarik and Nagurski Awards as a senior...Led the team with 76 tackles in 2005, including 9.5 TFLs...Was a member of the outstanding Alabama defense that ranked first nationally in scoring defense (10.7 ppg) and second in total defense (255.08)...Understands the game extremely well and is fundamentally sound...A quick player who always seems to be around the ball...Is able to shield off blockers with his hands...Needs to add some bulk to his frame to be effective as a run stopper at the pro level...Is considered one of the top players in this draft at the outside linebacker position...An intelligent player with great character who will work hard to improve.

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