Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Draft Profile: DE Stephon Tuitt

Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Draft Profile: DE Stephon Tuitt
April 19, 2014, 10:00 am
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Stephon Tuitt (DE), Notre Dame

6'5" | 304 lbs.

2013 stats:

50 tackles, 9 TFLs, 7 1/2 sacks, 13 QB hits, 1 forced fumble

Selection:

2nd round, 46th overall (Pittsburgh Steelers)

What the scouts are saying:

"Looks the part -- has prototypical dimensions for a five-technique. Long-armed to play off blocks. Holds his ground at the point of attack. Can stack and shed. Has excellent movement skill for a man his size." (Nolan Narwocki, NFL.com)

"Scheme versatility for the 3-4 and 4-3, possessing the size of most interior linemen while maintaining the quickness to provide a rush off the edge." (Rob Rang, NFL.com)