Trenton Thompson – 2018 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Trenton Thompson

DT

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
DT Georgia 78 JR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'3 307 5.02

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle

Overview:

N/A

Strengths:

Has great size

Tackling machine

A tough nosed player

Has a non stop motor

Is in on every play

Does not give up on many plays

A hard hitter

A run stuffer

Gets good pressure on the QB

Is a good pass rusher

Has good speed for his size

Very relentless defender

Creates havoc on defense

A defensive play maker

A game changer

Commands double teams

Usually not blockable

Easily gets through the offensive line in pursuit of the QB

He bull rushes is way through the offensive line in pursuit of the ball carrier

Does a good job of powering his way through the offensive line

Does a good job of getting the QB and backs down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Weaknesses:

Not known as a big sack guy

He has issues with speedy QBs and backs at times but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 25

Tackles: 81

Tackles For Loss: 12.0

Sacks: 5.5