Linder, a former five-star recruit from St. Thomas Aquinas High, started 42 games during his four-year career at Miami. He started each of Miami's last 37 games.
At 6-foot-6 and 320 pounds, Linder has starting experience at both right guard and right tackle but projects as a guard at the pro level.
After being an Honorable Mention All-Conference selection by the coaches in 2012, Linder was a 2nd team pick following his senior season in 2013.
Linder was Miami's first player drafted in 2014. He has a younger brother, Nick, who inked with the Hurricanes as part of their 2014 Recruiting Class.