Sutton Smith – 2019 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Sutton Smith

DE

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
DE Northern Illinois 15 JR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'0 240 N/A

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle

Overview:

Strengths:

A tackling machine

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

A sack machine

Did a good job of breaking up passes

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 hard hitter

A run stuffer

A relentless defender

A ferocious defender

Has good speed

Gets a good push on the offensive line

Does not get pushed around that easily at the line of scrimmage

A defensive play maker

A difference maker on defense

Weaknesses:

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

Not the tallest edge rusher

Career Stats:

Games Played: 39

Tackles: 139

Tackles For Loss: 58.5

Sacks: 30.0

Pass Breakups: 4

Forced Fumbles: 7

Fumbles Recovered: 4