Sutton Smith – 2019 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Sutton Smith



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



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


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