2020 NFL Draft

Top Defensive Tackles (3-Technique)

Most Recent Update: 4/21/2020 7:00 PM EST



Rank O/A Chng Player/School Ht/Wt Elig. BIO
1
8
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Derrick Brown
Auburn
6'5"
326
SR
2
8
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Javon Kinlaw
South Carolina
6'5"
324
SR
3
28
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Justin Madubuike
Texas A&M
6'3"
293
RJR
4
31
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Ross Blacklock
TCU
6'3"
290
JR
5
43
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Neville Gallimore
Oklahoma
6'2"
304
RSR
6
52
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Jordan Elliott
Missouri
6'4"
302
RJR
7
70
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Raekwon Davis
Alabama
6'6"
311
SR
8
71
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McTelvin Agim
Arkansas
6'3"
309
SR
9
75
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Marlon Davidson
Auburn
6'3"
303
SR
10
129
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Larrell Murchison
NC State
6'2"
297
RSR
11
134
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Carlos Davis
Nebraska
6'2"
313
SR
12
137
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Rashard Lawrence
LSU
6'2"
308
SR
13
147
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Khalil Davis
Nebraska
6'1"
308
SR
14
160
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Robert Windsor
Penn State
6'4"
290
SR
15
163
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Raequan Williams
Michigan State
6'4"
308
SR
16
195
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Malcolm Roach
Texas
6'2"
297
SR
17
205
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Broderick Washington Jr.
Texas Tech
6'2"
305
SR
18
242
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Benning Potoa'e
Washington
6'3"
290
JR
19
274
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Josiah Coatney
Ole Miss
6'3"
308
SR
20
284
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Garrett Marino
UAB
6'2"
290
SR
21
295
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Eli Hanback
Virginia
6'4"
300
SR
22
296
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Trevon McSwain
Duke
6'6"
285
SR
23
309
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Robert Landers
Ohio State
6'1"
285
SR
24
360
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Aaron Crawford
North Carolina
6'2"
290
SR
25
366
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Doug Costin
Miami (OH)
6'2"
295
SR
26
367
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Mike Panasiuk
Michigan State
6'4"
300
SR
27
382
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Teair Tart
FIU
6'3"
290
SR
28
425
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Karamo Dioubate
Temple
6'3"
295
SR
29
499
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Ray Lima
Iowa State
6'3"
302
SR
30
504
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Cedrick Lattimore
Iowa
6'3"
295
SR
31
510
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Jalen Price
East Carolina
6'2"
297
SR

Glossary of Terms
Defensive Line
What is a 0-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up head-to-head with the center whose primary responsibility is to take on double teams/eat up blocks (also called the nose-tackle in a 3-man front).

What is a 1-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up in the A-gap, between the center and guard, whose primary responsibility is to take on double teams/eat up blocks (also called the nose-tackle in a 4-man front).

What is a 3-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up in the B-gap, between the guard and tackle, often the "pass-rushing" DT.

What is a 5-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up just outside the offensive tackle; primary used in a 3-man front.

What is a Wide-nine Defensive Tackle?

A Defensive Lineman (End) lined up outside of the tight end, or extended one gap outside of the tackle (if no tight end), primarily used in a 4-man front.

What is a Stunt?

A change-in-pace of a defensive lineman's rush, often paired with another defensive lineman in which one lineman drops down a gap after the snap and the other loops around, throwing off the timing and spacing of the offensive line.

What is a Swim Move?

During a rush, the defender swipes his arm down (similar to a swimmimg motion) to swipe away an offensive lineman's hands.

What is a Bull Rush?

A power move straight ahead into the body of the offensive lineman, attempting to push the lineman back into the pocket

What is a Speed-to-power technique?

A technique in which the defensive lineman uses quick first step/burst to get the tackle off balance and then drives with power into the chest of the offensive lineman

What is an EDGE defender?

A 4-3 DE or a 3-4 OLB who's primary responsibility is to put pressure on the pocket.