Gerald McCoyHt/Wt: 6-4/295 lbs
Gerald McCoy's Player ProfileMcCoy was redshirted in 2006. In 2007 he was named Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the year after starting all 13 games and recording 19 tackles, 6.5 tackles for loss, and 2 sacks. McCoy followed up with 30 tackles, 11 tackles for loss, 6.5 sacks and 1 interception last season. He entered the 2009 season as one of the top DT that might enter the 2010 NFL draft.
McCoy has excellent size and athleticism, and should adapt well to the next level. Gets off the line well. Quick hands and feet. Has good instincts, ability to read the play and find ball. Ability to disengage quickly, and can fight past double teams. Has a variety of moves to get past blocks, good closing speed.
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