The Denver Broncos’ final pick of the 2012 NFL draft is linebacker Danny Trevathan from Kentucky. He was selected in the 6th round (188th overall).
Trevathan (6’0,” 237 lbs.) joins Wesley Woodyard as an undersized linebacker that played at Kentucky. During his last two seasons, he had 287 tackles (27.5 for a loss), 6 sacks, 4 interceptions, and 9 forced fumbles. This guy is all over the field.
Here’s his scouting report from Walter Football:
- Consistently produces game-changing plays
- Sideline-to-sideline speed
- Quickness to the hole
- Tackling technique
- Blitzing ability
- Physical play
- Hitting ability
- Overly aggressive at times
- Scheme limitations