Darrell Shropshire
DT | (6'2", 301, 4.87) | South Carolina

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Selected by: Atlanta Falcons
Round: 7
Pick (Overall): 27(241)
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Overall: Shropshire was a junior college transfer that transferred to South Carolina in 2003 and wound up starting all 12 games that season. He finished with 35 total tackles and four tackles for loss but zero sacks. He maintained his fulltime starting role as a senior in 2004 and finished with 28 tackles, 4.5 TFL and two sacks. Shropshire improved as a senior and showed even more upside than anticipated with an impressive combine workout. He is still an unpolished prospect that will need time and coaching in order to reach his full potential in the NFL. He gets tied up too much at the POA and needs to improve his ability to disengage in order to become a bigger playmaker. However, because he has such an impressive combination of size, speed, agility and upper body power, there are bound to be some teams willing to gamble on his upside ... For complete overview, strengths and weaknesses, login above or become an Insider.
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