Montez Sweat – 2019 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Montez Sweat



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
DE Mississippi State 9 SR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'5 245 N/A

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle




Has good edge rush size

Has good speed

A tackling machine

A sack machine

Has a non stop motor

Is in on every play

Does not give up on many plays

Gets good pressure on the QB

Is a good pass rusher

A defensive play maker

A difference maker on defense

A relentless defender

A ferocious defender

A hard hitter

Very powerful and physical

Gets a good push on the offensive line

Does not get pushed around that easily

Is versatile as he plays both DE and OLB

Does a great job of bringing the ball carrier down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Uses his speed and strength to get through the offensive line in pursuit of the ball carrier


Only one full year at the FBS level

Has issues with bigger offensive lineman at times

While he has good speed he does not have elite edge rush speed but that does not hurt is game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 13

Tackles: 48

Tackles For Loss: 15.5

Sacks: 10.5

Fumbles Recovered: 1