2018 NFL Draft

Dewayne Cherrington, DT

School: Mississippi State  |  Conference: SEC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Gwinnett, GA
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 345 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
Career Notes
Surprise performer in Fall 2011 camp earned ... Earned valuable playing time during first season on campus ... Expected to provide depth along talented defensive front.
2012 Season
Starting NT, playing and starting all 13 games in 2012 ... Registered 12 tackles, including 2.5 for loss.
2011 Season
Played in eight games in a reserve role at defensive tackle, including the last five of the regular season and the Music City Bowl ... Registered 12 tackles, including 2.5 for loss ... Made his Bulldogs debut with three tackles and a tackle for loss in the season-opening win at Memphis ... Recorded a career-high four tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss in the homecoming win over UT Martin ... Notched two tackles vs. No. 3 Alabama ... Credited with a tackle vs. LSU, at Kentucky and at home in the Egg Bowl win over Ole Miss.