Extremely versatile…Excellent size with a big frame…Great strength and power…Pretty quick…Understands positioning and angles…Uses his hands well…Smart with terrific awareness…Good mobility and range…Superb balance…Is stout at the point of attack and can anchor…Gets a decent push in the run game…Competitive and plays to the whistle…Durable…Has a lot of experience against top competition.
Not a great athlete…Doesn’t always play with proper leverage…Is not very light on his feet…Struggles with speed off the edge…Allows defenders to get too close … A Jack-of-All-Trades but master of none?
Was born in Hawaii…Redshirted in 2004 then went on to become a four-year starter…Twice named 1st Team All-Pac-10…Played left tackle his first two years with the Ducks then moved inside to center in 2007…Could realistically play center, guard or tackle at the next level…Good all-around player who is effective and both a run and pass blocker…Doesn’t necessarily stand out in any way one area but his ability to play every position along the line is very enticing…Definitely has the ability to start in the NFL but should at the absolute least be a valuable backup…One of the premier interior line prospects available.
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