2018 NFL Draft

Earl Okine,

School:  |  Conference: SEC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Gainesville, FL
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Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
Career Notes
Defensive lineman who saw action in 41 games as a Gator...Has 27 tackles, 2.5 TFL including 1.0 sack, recorded a blocked field goal and a pass breakup.
2012 Season
Appeared in all 13 games...Finished the season with 12 tackles, 0.5 TFL and had one blocked field goal...Recorded two tackles against Jacksonville State...Had one solo and one assisted tackle against Missouri...Blocked a 45-yard field goal attempt against Vanderbilt, the first block of his career....Registered a tackle against LSU...Had two solo tackles against Kentucky.
2011 Season
Played in all 13 games, recording eight tackles, one for a loss, and a pass breakup...Tied for the team lead with four QB hurries...Notched two tackles against Florida State...Had a tackle against both Furman and South Carolina...Recorded a pass breakup against Vanderbilt...Registered a tackle at Auburn...Had a career-high three tackles in the season opener against FAU.
2010 Season
Played in 11 games, recorded five total tackles and played on special teams on the punt block and field-goal units...Was sidelined for Florida's games vs. Florida State and Penn State...Contributed a tackle in Florida's defeat of Vanderbilt...Had one tackle and his first-career sack for five yards against Kentucky.
2009 Season
Played in five games during his redshirt freshman season and tallied the first two tackles of his career as a Gator...Saw his first action in the season opener vs. Charleston Southern, coming up with two solo tackles, the first of his career...Played in Florida's win over Vanderbilt, but did not record any tackles.
2008 Season
Dressed for six games during the season, but did not see game action and redshirted...Tabbed as the Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week for his role in preparing the Gators for LSU.
High School
Third-team Class 5A all-state selection as a senior...Competed at the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl in Miami, where he garnered Defensive MVP honors with 3.5 sacks (three TFL)...Turned in 3.5 sacks at the Florida Athletic Coaches Association North-South Game...Collected 84 tackles with 11 sacks his senior year and caught 15 passes as a tight end...Had 87 tackles, 50 solo, along with 10 sacks during his junior season...Third-team all-state selection and first-team all-area honoree as a junior...Also played basketball for the Hurricanes and lifts weights competitively...Coached in high school by Eddy Moore.