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Morris Claiborne - NFL Draft Profile

TeamDallas (WAS)
Round1
Selection6 (6 overall)
PositionCornerback
SchoolLSU
YearJR
Born2/07/1990
Height5-11
Weight182
High SchoolFair Park (Shreveport, Louisiana)
2011 Thorpe Award winner...2011 Consensus First-Team All-American...2011 Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Year...2011 All-SEC First Team Selection...Finished with 95 career tackles, 12 pass breakups and 11 interceptions...Ranked first in the country in interception return yardage (173) in 2011...Sixth most career interceptions in school history...Anchored second ranked team defense in FBS in 2011 leading LSU to a 13-1 record and a spot in the national title game...2012 NFL Combine participant...Ran a 4.50 second 40-yard dash...34.5 inch vertical jump...The top cornerback prospect in the 2012 draft class...Aggressive cover cornerback...Disrupts timing at the line of scrimmage...Length allows ability to cover against taller receivers...Stays on top of his man in coverage...Explosive athletic ability...Tackles well from off the edge.


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