Position: Offensive tackle
Measurements: 6-foot-6, 311 pounds
40 time: 5.35 seconds. Bench press: N/A. Vertical jump: 21.5 inches. 3-cone drill: 7.93 seconds.
Career stats: 48 career games, 42 starts.
Draft projection: First-second round.
Lowdown: Ideal size for a tackle, with 35 3/8-inch arms. … Experienced, high character player looked at as a leader in the Cavaliers’ locker room. … Mass and length make it difficult for defenders to gain the edge. … Strong hands help to keep defenders off him. … Does not recover well when initially beaten. … Recorded the slowest 10-yard split among offensive lineman at the NFL Scouting Combine in February (2.08 seconds) and second-lowest vertical jump (21 inches). … Did not do the bench press at the combine because of a pectoral injury suffered at the Senior Bowl. Also suffered a pulled hamstring during Virginia’s Pro Day, cutting his workout short. … Attended Fork Union Military Academy in 2009 to get his grades up and qualify academically at Virginia.
He said it: “Getting ready for the summer swimsuit edition,” -- after weighing in at 311 pounds at Virginia’s Pro Day, down from his playing weight of 335 in 2013, 325 at the Senior Bowl and 314 at the combine.
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