Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Notre Dame ILB Nyles Morgan

Basics;

Name- Nyles Morgan
Position- ILB
College- Notre Dame
Class- Senior
Jersey Number- 5

Measurements:

Height- 6’1
Weight- 240 lbs
Projected 40 Time- 4.84

Pros:

Has great size
Has good speed
Has a non stop motor
Is in on every play
Does not give up on many plays
A defensive play maker
A tackling machine
A sure fire tackler
Has good instincts
A tough nosed player
A hard hitter
A run stuffer
Gets good pressure on the QB
Is a good pass rusher
Very relentless defender
A good cover LB
Creates havoc on defense
Does a good job of breaking up passes
Is versatile as he plays both ILB and OLB for Notre Dame
Does a good job of bringing the QB and backs down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Cons:

Not known as a big sack guy
While he has good speed he does not have elite LB speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 37, Tackles: 158, Tackles For Loss: 9.5, Sacks: 4.5, Pass Breakups: 4, Forced Fumbles: 1, Fumbled Recovered: 1