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Fletcher Cox - NFL Draft Profile

TeamPhiladelphia (SEA)
Round1
Selection12 (12 overall)
PositionDefensive Tackle
SchoolMississippi State
YearJR
Born12/13/1990
Height6-4
Weight298
High SchoolYazoo City (Yazoo City, Mississippi)
2011 All-SEC First-Team selection...SEC Defensive Player of the Week four times in 2011...Played 12 games during junior campaign, registering 56 tackles while leading Mississippi State in both tackles for loss (14.5), sacks (5.0) and blocked kicks (two)...Raw athlete, displaying speed (4.79 40-yard dash) and strength (30 bench press reps) at the NFL Combine...Very quick off the ball, plays with a high motor, and effective at shedding blocks...Not technically sound, got away with a lot on natural ability alone at the college level...Huge upside...Regarded as one of the top players at his position in the draft.


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