2020 NFL Draft

Top Defensive Tackles (3-Technique)

Most Recent Update: 10/6/2019 7:00 PM EST



Rank O/A Chng Player/School Ht/Wt Elig. BIO
1
16
 -6
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Raekwon Davis
Alabama
6'7"
306
SR
2
20
 -6
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Derrick Brown
Auburn
6'5"
318
SR
3
30
 +59
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Javon Kinlaw
South Carolina
6'6"
302
SR
4
63
 +18
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Justin Madubuike
Texas A&M
6'3"
304
RJR
5
98
 +27
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Mustafa Johnson
Colorado
6'2"
290
SR
6
123
 +7
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Rashard Lawrence
LSU
6'3"
317
SR
7
139
 -31
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Marvin Wilson
Florida State
6'5"
314
JR
8
154
 +15
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Robert Windsor
Penn State
6'4"
289
SR
9
160
 +4
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Corey Bethley
TCU
6'2"
290
JR
10
168
 -49
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Lorenzo Neal
Purdue
6'3"
315
SR
11
186
 -68
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Julian Rochester
Georgia
6'5"
300
SR
12
187
 +13
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Jordan Elliott
Missouri
6'4"
315
RJR
13
189
 -31
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Marlon Tuipulotu
USC
6'3"
305
RSO
14
210
 +9
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Raequan Williams
Michigan State
6'4"
298
SR
15
211
 -8
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Nyles Pinckney
Clemson
6'1"
305
RJR
16
232
 +7
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Levi Onwuzurike
Washington
6'3"
282
JR
17
255
 +7
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Jason Strowbridge
North Carolina
6'3"
285
JR
18
256
 +19
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Jordan Williams
Clemson
6'4"
305
RSO
19
265
 +99
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Malcolm Roach
Texas
6'3"
291
SR
20
288
 +38
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Doug Costin
Miami (OH)
6'2"
295
SR
21
295
 -9
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Robert Landers
Ohio State
6'1"
285
SR
22
314
 +9
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Josiah Coatney
Ole Miss
6'4"
314
SR
23
321
 -15
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John Penisini
Utah
6'2"
320
SR
24
322
 -99
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Jay Tufele
USC
6'3"
310
RSO
25
330
 NEW
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Carlos Davis
Nebraska
6'2"
320
SR
26
350
 NEW
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Broderick Washington Jr.
Texas Tech
6'3"
305
SR
27
353
 NEW
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Roy Lopez
New Mexico State
6'2"
313
SR
28
356
 -67
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Mike Panasiuk
Michigan State
6'4"
300
SR
29
357
 -21
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Adam McLean
Maryland
6'2"
305
RSR
30
390
 +10
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Ray Lima
Iowa State
6'3"
302
RSR
31
393
 -18
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Aaron Blackwell
New Mexico
6'3"
298
SR
32
397
 -23
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Jalen Price
East Carolina
6'2"
297
SR
33
411
 -45
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Xavier Kelly
Clemson
6'4"
295
RJR
34
436
 -13
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Carlo Kemp
Michigan
6'3"
280
SR
35
440
 NEW
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Ellison Hubbard
Colorado State
6'1"
285
JR
36
453
 -22
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Karamo Dioubate
Temple
6'3"
295
SR
37
486
 NEW
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Darius Stills
West Virginia
6'1"
292
JR
38
491
 NEW
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Ross Blacklock
TCU
6'4"
305
JR

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.