2017 NFL Draft

Kyle Wilber, OLB

School: Wake Forest  |  Conference: ACC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Apopka, FL
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 249 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
2011 Season
Wilber was second on the team with 70 tackles in 2011 and led the club with 3.5 sacks.
2010 Season
Started all 12 games for Wake as a junior, finishing third on the team with 65 tackles and leading the squad with 14.5 tackles for loss and six sacks ... he also broke up four passes, forced three fumbles and blocked two kicks during the season.
2009 Season
Opened the season against Baylor with a blocked kick, fumble recovery and a sack ... Suffered a broken leg against Stanford (Sept. 12) and missed the next seven games ... Played in each of the final three contests of the season ... Had a season-high eight tackles in his return against Georgia Tech (Nov. 7) ... Had a tackle for loss in three of his five games.
2008 Season
Returning defensive end was the youngest starter on the Wake Forest defense in 2008 ... Earned honorable mention Freshman All-America honors from College Football News ... Was the only redshirt freshman to earn a start on defense ... Finished fourth on the team with three sacks ... Backed up Anthony Davis at defensive end through the first six games before assuming the starting role against Miami (Oct. 25) ... Started each of the final seven games ... Recorded a season-high eight tackles against Boston College (Nov. 22) ... Collected five tackles vs. Duke (Nov. 1) ... Had a two-yard fumble return for a touchdown against Boston College (Nov. 22) ... Recorded sacks against Duke, Virginia (Nov. 8) and Vanderbilt (Nov. 29).
High School
Rated by Rivals as the nation's 37th-best defensive end... listed as the 89th-best player in Florida by Rivals... first team All-Central Florida... first team All-Orange County... first team All-Metro Conference... named to the Central Florida All-Star Game... Florida Class 6A All-State third team... helped his team to an 8-2 record as a senior... had 55 tackles as a junior with 10 tackles for loss, four sacks, a fumble recovery... ran a 4.68 40- yard time... squated 400 pounds, benched 290 and had a 31-inch vertical leap... coached by Rick Darlington... also partcipated on the weightlifting and wrestling teams.
Parents are Judith and Darryl Wilber... born April 26, 1989... chose Wake Forest over Central Florida, Colorado State, Kentucky, Mississippi, Nebraska and Wisconsin...

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