NFL Draft Scouting Report: LeKevin Smith

Posted Nov 4, 2005

LeKevin Smith\DT\Nebraska

Full Name: Le Kevin Smith         School: Nebraska

Ht: 6-1     Wt: 305     40: 4.98     Yr: 5Sr

Pos: Explosive defender best stuffing the run. Plays with leverage, gets underneath opponents and drives up the field. Doubled yet holds his ground against blocks. Nicely works hands throughout the action. Can twist or stunt.

Neg: Takes plays off and does not consistently give effort. Marginal skills as a pass rusher. Has a history of knee injuries.

Analysis: Smith's combination of explosion and ability to play with leverage gives him an advantage on the football field. Must improve his intensity yet has potential as a three technique lineman or nose tackle.

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