Prospect Profile: DE/OLB Nick Perry

An overview, including video, of a potential first-round prospect in the upcoming 2012 NFL Draft.

DE/OLB Nick Perry
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DE/OLB Nick Perry
6-3, 271

Combine Numbers

40 yard dash: 4.64
Bench press: 35 reps
Vertical jump: 38.5
Broad jump: 10-4
Shuttle: 4.66
Three-cone: 7.27

Projected: 1st round

Perry registered 9.5 sacks as a junior and was a finalist for the Hendricks Award before declaring for the draft. He added four sacks as a nine-game starter in 2010 and a team-high eight sacks while playing in pass-rushing situations in 2009. At King High School in Detroit, Perry had 37 sacks … as a senior.

An exceptional athlete, Perry relies on his speed to get to the passer.

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