Round 1: Tennessee Selects DE Derrick Morgan
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Posted Apr 22, 2010


With Selection 16 in Round 1, Tennessee selects DE Derrick Morgan, Georgia Tech. Learn more about this pick from Scout.com team and draft experts!

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Player Derrick Morgan - DE - Georgia Tech
Team Tennessee Titans
Pick Round 1, Selection 16 (16 Overall)
Combine
Stats
Ht: 6-3   Wt: 266   Forty: 4.77   10-Yard: 1.6   20-Yard: 2.72   Shuttle:    Cone: 7.12   Bench Press: -- Reps  
Scout
Ranking
#9 out of 550 overall
Flash Analysis

It wasn't a secret that the Tennessee Titans were in need of pass-rushing help.

Some feel that they got a steal with Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan. In fact, many league sources felt he would be selected within the top-10 picls.

Scouts call Morgan the most complete pure pass rusher available for this year's draft.

He'll be an instant starter for a team that really needs a young edge rusher like Morgan.

- Adam Caplan
Profile Prospect Profile
Derrick Morgan's Player Page on Scout.com
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