Sione Takitaki – 2019 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Sione Takitaki

OLB

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
OLB BUU 16 SR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'2 245 N/A

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle

Overview:

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Strengths:

Has good size

Has good speed

A tackling machine

Very experienced

Has a non stop motor

Is in on every play

Does not give up on many plays

A relentless defender

A ferocious defender

A hard hitter

Has good instincts

Gets good pressure on the QB

Is a good pass rusher

A defensive play maker

A difference maker on defense

A good cover LB

Is versatile as he can line up at OLB and DE

Has put up very good sack numbers so far at BYU

Gets a good push on the offensive line

Does not get pushed around that easily

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

Weaknesses:

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

He is a bit of a tweener as he may have to switch to being a 3-4 OLB or a part time 4-3 edge rushing DE

Career Stats:

Games Played: 30

Tackles: 122

Tackles For Loss: 23.5

Sacks: 11.5

Pass Breakups: 2

Forced Fumbles: 1

Fumbles Recovered: 2