Jahlani Tavai – 2019 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Jahlani Tavai



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
ILB Hawaii 31 SR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'4 235

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle




Has great size

Has good speed

A tackling machine

A relentless defender

Very ferocious defender

Gets good pressure on the QB

Is a good pass rusher

A defensive play maker

A difference maker on defense

A tough nosed player

Very physical

Has good instincts

A good cover LB

A hard hitter

A run stuffer

Has put up really good sack numbers so far at Hawaii

Does a great job of bringing the QB and backs down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss


While he has good speed he does not have elite LB speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 39

Tackles: 309

Tackles For Loss: 35.5

Sacks: 14.5

Interceptions: 2

Pass Breakups: 1

Forced Fumbles: 2

Fumbles Recovered: 3