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2015 NFL DRAFT

Glenn Carson, ILB

School: Penn State  |  Conference: BIG10
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Manahawkin, NJ
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 238 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
220106-7

Player Lowdown

Combine Results
40 Yd 20 Yd 10 Yd 225 Bench Vertical jump Broad Shuttle 3-Cone Drill
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Workout Results
40 Yd 20 Yd 10 Yd 225 Bench Vertical jump Broad Shuttle 3-Cone Drill
4.702.741.6230 -09'10"4.256.99

Strengths Weaknesses

STRENGTHS: Three-down player who displays strong instincts for the position. Strong run defender who has improved his coverage skills. Experienced with 24 starts. Good fundamental tackler. Team captain. Competitor.

WEAKNESSES: Lacks elite sideline-to-sideline speed. Not a powerful hitter and while he has improved his coverage skills, Carson will struggle to keep pace with the bigger, faster tight ends in the NFL.

Player Overview

Carson was selected All-Big Ten honorable mention as a senior by the conference's coaches and the media following a senior season in which he led the Nittany Lions with 90 tackles to go along with a sack, three passes broken up and three passes defended.

The three-year starter was part of a stout run defense and a key to the second level while working as an every-down player.

Carson arrived at Penn State as an all-state player out of Manahawkin, N.J. He originally moved from linebacker to fullback as a freshman, but returned to linebacker during the season and eanred a starting job by the time he was a sophomore.

After finishing fourth on the team with 74 tackles in 2011, Carson started all 12 games as a junior and was third on the team with 85 tackles.

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05/07/2014 - 2014 NFL Draft: 126 FBS programs, 126 possible UDFAs: PENN STATE: LB Glenn Carson (6-3, 238, 4.73)...Penn State's leading tackler in 2013, Carson led the way with 90 tackles and took over Michael Mauti's role as the heartbeat of the Nittany Lions defense. - Dane Brugler, NFLDraftScout.com
 

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