Kugbila started all 14 games on the year and graded out at 93.8 percent while reocrding 64 knockdown blocks and not allowing a sack on the year.
Played in all 10 games, starting eight of those contests ... Earned third team All-America honors from Don Hansen's Football Gazette while also being named unanimous choice first team All-Gulf South Conference ... Started each of the last eight games of the year ... Saw action on 662 plays on the year, with a positive grade on 594 ... Graded out positively on 89.7 percent of his season plays ... Recorded a team-best 43 knockdown blocks while surrendering only two quarterback hurries and no sacks.
Played in all 11 games, starting 10 of those contests ... Only non-start came in VSU's Senior Day game against West Georgia Nov. 6 ... Saw action on 539 plays on the year, with a positive grade on 418 ... Graded out positively on 77.6 percent of his season plays ... Recorded 65 knockdown blocks, second-most on the squad.
Played in all 10 games, all as a reserve ... Was involved with 316 plays on the year, grading out positively on 193 of those ... Earned a positive grade on 61.1 percent of his plays ... Tallied 15 knockdown blocks on the year.
- 2013 Valdosta State Pro Day: Edmund Kugbila vying to be Valdosta State's first draft pick since 1997...Representatives from 19 NFL teams gathered at Valdosta State's pro day on March 18, where seven Blazers players and five others from smaller area colleges worked out outdoors on FieldTurf. Edmund Kugbila, G (6-foot-4 3/8, 319 pounds) - Kugbila - who was at the NFL Scouting Combine - ran the 40-yard dash in 5.13 and 5.20 seconds. He had a 26 1/2-inch vertical jump and an 8-foot-8 broad jump. He kept his short shuttle and three-cone drill times from the combine.
New England Patriots offensive line coach Dante Scarnecchia put Kugbila through his pro day workout. Kugbila also had a workout with the Carolina Panthers. He has visits scheduled with the Chicago Bears and Kansas City Chiefs. Kugbila was born in Ghana and lived there until he was 10 years old. The last player drafted out of Valdosta State was linebacker Artie Ulmer, who was selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the seventh round of the 1997 NFL Draft. - Gil Brandt, NFL.com
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