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Alameda Ta'amu - NFL Draft Profile

TeamPittsburgh (OAK)
Round4
Selection14 (109 overall)
PositionDefensive Tackle
SchoolWashington
YearSR
Born8/18/1990
Height6-3
Weight348
High SchoolRainier Beach (Kent, Washington)
2011 Honorable Mention All-Pac 12, 2010 All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention...2012 Senior Bowl participant...Started all 13 games in each of the last two seasons...30 total tackles in 2011 after a career-high 39 in 2010...Ranked second on the team in sacks with four in 2011...Recorded a career high eight tackles for loss in 2011 for a career total of 19...2012 NFL Combine participant...Posted 35 reps in bench press and ran a 5.37 second 40-yarddash...Powerful force in the interior...Gets off the ball quickly...Creates lanes for linebackers well...Good length allows ability to wrap up running backs effectively...Much more effective against the run than the pass.


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