Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Ole Miss DE Breeland Speaks

Basics:

Name- Breeland Speaks
Position- DE
College- Ole Miss
Jersey Number- 9
Class- Junior

Measurements:

Height- 6’3
Weight- 285 lbs

Pros:

Has great size
Very experienced
A tackling machine
Is versatile as he can play DE and DT
Put up good sack numbers
Has a non stop motor
Is in on every play
Does not give up on many plays
A tough nosed player
Has good instincts
A hard hitter
A run stuffer
Very powerful
A relentless defender
A defensive play maker
Gets good pressure on the QB
Is a good pass rusher
Does a good job of batting passes down at the line of scrimmage
Powers his way through the offensive line in pursuit of the QB
Gets a good push on the offensive line
Does not get pushed around that easily at the line of scrimmage
Did a great job of bringing the ball carrier down behind the line of scrimmage

Cons:

Does not have great speed but that does not hurt his game at all

Career Stats:

Games Played: 37, Tackles: 127, Tackles For Loss: 15.0, Sacks: 9.0, Pass Breakups: 4, Forced Fumbles: 1, Fumbles Recovered: 2