Selections #18 Bobby Carpenter OLB Ohio State Position: OLB Class: Sr School: Ohio State Conference: Big Ten Ht., Wt.: 6-2.5, 256 40 Time: 4.67 Highlight Reel Grading System BIO: Two-year starter awarded All-Conference honors as a senior after posting 49/10.5/8. Totaled a career-best 93 tackles as a junior. POSITIVES: Hard-working, aggressive linebacker with terrific instincts. Diagnoses the action and quickly locates the ball. Strong at the point, defeats blocks and wraps up tackling. Takes good angles to the play, gets depth on drops and displays skill in zone coverage. Lined up in a three-point stance and effective off the edge. NEGATIVES: Not an explosive or quick defender. Marginal skill in pursuit. Suffered an ankle injury during the final game of his senior season. ANALYSIS: A prospect who.s done everything asked of him at Ohio State, Carpenter is a passionate football player with a good degree of upside potential at the next level. Needs to fine-tune his game yet could quickly find his way into a starting lineup. ____________________________________________ Traded pick #49 to Jets for Picks #53, #189 and #211 #53 TE Anthony Fasano TE Notre Dame Position: TE Class: Sr School: Notre Dame Conference: Independents Ht., Wt.: 6-4.5, 250 40 Time: 4.73 Highlight Reel Grading System BIO: Full-time starter the past two seasons. Junior totals were 45/564/2 after 27/367/4 the prior year. POSITIVES: Athletic tight end and natural pass-catching threat. Quickly releases into routes, adjusts to the errant throw or lays out for the difficult reception. Extends making the reception away from his frame, displays solid concentration and works to pick up yardage after the catch. Consistently finds the open space in the defense. Blocks with excellent pad level, jolting defenders at the point of attack. NEGATIVES: Does not always win out in battles. Marginally strong and cannot finish blocks. ANALYSIS: Possessing a solid combination of intelligence, athleticism and intensity, Fasano offers starting potential at the next level as a move tight end. Could be an effective blocker in time as he physically matures. ____________________________________________ Dallas Trades #80 pick to Jaguars for picks #92 and #125 ____________________________________________ #92 Jason Hatcher DE Grambling Position: DE Class: 4Sr School: Grambling State Conference: SWAC Ht., Wt.: 6-6, 284 40 Time: 4.94 Grading System BIO: All Conference selection as a senior after totaling 65/18.5/10. POSITIVES: Big, strong defender effective standing over tackle or lined up in a three-point stance. Flashes power, holds his ground against blocks and is tough to move off the point. Fast off the edge, fluid changing direction and plays with good pad level. NEGATIVES: Overall game lacks quickness and explosion. Ineffective using his hands to get off blocks. Lacks instincts and is slow locating the ball. ANALYSIS: Coming off an outstanding senior campaign, Hatcher offers solid size as well as growth potential. Needs to improve his overall game yet has the skills to be a pass rushing end for a conventional defense. ____________________________________________ #125 WR/ST Skyler Green LSU Position: WR Class: Sr School: Louisiana State Conference: Southeastern Ht., Wt.: 5-9, 192 40 Time: 4.53 Highlight Reel Grading System BIO: SEC Special Teams Player of the Year last season after averaging 13.3 yards on 27 punt returns, bringing one back for a score. Receiving totals were 32/268. All-Conference selection the prior two seasons with pass-catching numbers of 24/219/3 as a junior. Led the nation as a sophomore with an 18.5-yard average on 25 punt returns. Posted career-best receiving numbers that season with 48/519/5. POSITIVES: Elusive ball carrier whose primary duties lay as a return specialist. Solid pass catcher who extends and looks the ball into his hands. Quick-footed, makes defenders miss and follows blocks anywhere on the field handling the ball. Always works to pick up as much yardage as possible. NEGATIVES: More quick than fast and lacks top-end speed. Not tall as a receiver, which poses problems. ANALYSIS: A game-breaking punt returner, Green projects as a slot receiver at the next level who will earn his wage on special teams. ____________________________________________ #138 (traded picks #150 and #189 for pick #138) S Pat Watkins FSU Position: S Class: Sr School: Florida State Conference: Atlantic Coast Ht., Wt.: 6-4.5, 222 40 Time: 4.47 Highlight Reel Grading System BIO: Two-year starter with numbers of 77/3/5 as a senior after 56/4/10 the prior year. POSITIVES: Nice-sized athlete coming off a disappointing senior campaign. Explodes up the field defending running plays or screens and goes for the knockout blow. Displays good range to the sidelines, effective facing the action and flashes ball skills. Quick changing direction and stays with receivers out from their breaks. Outstanding special-teamer effective on coverage units. NEGATIVES: Struggles with his back to the ball, slow locating the pass and very indecisive. ANALYSIS: An athletic safety with the skills and range to play centerfield, Watkins graded out as a top-45 pick until last year. Has a bit of risk to his game yet offers starting potential for a team patient with him. ____________________________________________ #182 (from Eagles) DT/NT Montavious Stanley Louisville Position: DT Class: 4Sr School: Louisville Conference: Conference USA Ht., Wt.: 6-2, 313 40 Time: 5.21 Grading System BIO: Three-year starter and All-Conference selection as a senior after posting 48/10/5.5. POSITIVES: Athletic interior lineman who flashes ability. Displays terrific first-step quickness, plays with outstanding pad level and is tough to move off the point. Forceful up the field and commands double-team blocks. Makes plays laterally and has closing burst of speed. NEGATIVES: Needs to improve his hand technique and do a better job of protecting himself. Does not consistently play at a high level. ANALYSIS: A good-sized defensive tackle, Stanley possesses the tools to play at the next level. Must work harder and give consistent effort to reach the potential NFL scouts believe he possesses. ____________________________________________ #211 OG Pat McQuistan Weber State...NOT OT Paul McQuistan ____________________________________________ #224 O-Lineman EJ Whitley Texas Tech Position: T Class: 5Sr School: Texas Tech Conference: Big Twelve Ht., Wt.: 6-5, 309 40 Time: 5.39 Selected by: Dallas Cowboys Round 7, pick 16 (224 overall) Grading System BIO: Full-time starter the past three seasons and All-Conference choice after his sophomore and senior campaigns. Started at every position on the offensive line. POSITIVES: Versatile offensive lineman who is best as a pass protector. Plays with good lean, quick with his hands and controls opponents once engaged at the point. Effectively uses angles, stays square and holds the point. Plays heads-up football and helps out teammates. NEGATIVES: Lacks adjustment and gets tall as the play proceeds. Not aggressive as a run-blocker and does not finish. ANALYSIS: A durable lineman who.s been a major asset for the Texas Tech passing offense, Whitley offers size and growth potential. Needs to take his play to the next level and do the extras to make an NFL roster.