Dadi Nicolas – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Dadi Nicolas

3-4 OLB

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
3-4 OLB Virginia Tech 90 SR 4-2-5 Base

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'3 224 4.69 6'3 235 34 4/5 10 3/8

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.74 41 9'8 14 7.04 4.38

Overview:

Nicolas has great size to play outside linebacker in a 3-4 scheme, he also has good speed, and is a solid pass rusher. He is a sack artist, and a tackling machine, along with being very experienced. On the other hand, while he has good speed, he tends to get beat by fast backs at times. With that said, Nicolas should be a 2nd round pick.

Strengths:

has good speed

has nice size to play OLB in the NFL

He is a solid pass rusher

a solid tackler

a tackling machine

very experienced

Weaknesses:

While he has good speed he tends to get beat by faster backs at times.

Career Stats:

Games Played: 49

Tackles: 165

Tackles For Loss: 35.5

Sacks: 17.0