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Christian Kirksey
Team
Round3
Selection7 (71 overall)
PositionLinebacker
SchoolIowa
YearSR
Born8/31/1992
Height6-2
Weight235
High SchoolHazelwood East (St Louis, Missouri)
Player Background
All-Big Ten Honorable Mention in 2013, finishing senior season with 104 total tackles, five TFL, 2.5 sacks and two forced fumbles ... Ranked 10th in the Big Ten in tackles per game (8.0) ... Led the Big Ten in fumble recoveries as a junior in 2012 (four) ... Finished career with 315 total tackles, 16th all-time in school history ... Above-average athlete showing the ability to drop back in coverage with relative ease ... Fluid and agile ... Doesn't shy away from contact ... Over-pursues at times ... Needs to be more consistent in run support.


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