Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Notre Dame DT Jerry Tillery

Basics:

Name- Jerry Tillery
Position- DT
College- Notre Dame
Class- Junior
Jersey Number- 99

Measurements:

Height- 6’6
Weight- 310 lbs

Pros:

Has great size
A sure fire tackler
A solid tackler
Has a non stop motor
Is in on every play
Does not give up on many plays
Has good instincts
Very relentless on defense
Gets good pressure on the QB
Is a good pass rusher
Powers his way through the offensive line in pursuit of the ball carrier
A run stuffer
A hard hitter
A tough nosed player
Creates havoc on defense
Does not get pushed around that easily at the line of scrimmage
Gets a good push on the offensive line at the line of scrimmage

Cons:

Not known as a big sack guy
Does not have great speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 24, Tackles: 49, Tackles For Loss: 5, Sacks: 1