Ht: 6-6.5 Wt: 316 40: 5.50 Year: 5Sr
Bio: Three-year starter used at right tackle the past two seasons after spending his sophomore campaign at left guard.
Pos: Underrated small area blocker who plays heads-up football. Strong at the point, gets movement from run blocks and turns defenders off the ball. Solid position blocker and anchors in pass protection.
Neg: Not a knee-bender or leverage blocker. Lacks footwork and lateral range.
Analysis: A durable starter with good size, Levoir has flown under the radar screen the past year. May never develop into a starter at the next level yet is a solid utility blocker who could backup at several positions.
Full Name: Tyler McMeans School: Miami-Fl Pos: G
Ht: 6-4 Wt: 330 40: 5.42 Year: 4Sr
Bio: Former U.S. Marine who moved into the starting lineup as a senior last year.
Pos: Powerful blocker dominant in a small area. Patient, displays solid blocking vision and engulfs opponents at the point of attack. Stays square and keeps his feet moving throughout the action. Alert and always looking for someone to hit.
Neg: Marginal skills in motion, loses balance off the line of scrimmage and lacks adjustment. Graduated from high school in ‘98 and will be a 25-year-old rookie.
Analysis: A wide-bodied blocker best in confined quarters, McMeans did not perform as hoped last season. Will be given a chance in camp this summer but must immediately show something out of the gate.
Full Name: Nate Bunce School: Miami-Oh Pos: G
Ht: 6-5.5 Wt: 332 40: 5.50 Year: 5Sr
Bio: Three-year starter and All-Conference selection as a senior. Played both tackle and guard in college.
Pos: Hard-working blocker with excellent size. Strong, plays with a nasty attitude and controls opponents at the point. Quick-setting in pass protection and seals defenders from the action with good body positioning. Works well with teammates and always looks for someone to hit.
Neg: Lacks footwork in space and is marginally effective on the second level. Bends at the waist and does not finish blocks.
Analysis: An easy-going prospect who loves the weight room, Bunce must improve his mechanics yet offers backup potential at several blocking positions.
Full Name: Travis Leffew School: Louisville Pos: T
Ht: 6-4 Wt: 302 40: 5.22 Year: 5Sr
Bio: Four-year starter who played 50 games with the first team. Awarded varying degrees of All-Conference honors since his sophomore campaign.
Pos: Intelligent blocker who does the little things well. Makes effective use of angles, body positioning and plays heads-up football. Attacks assignments, works well with teammates and displays outstanding awareness.
Neg: Marginal athlete who must improve his playing strength and skill on the second
Analysis: A finesse blocker who gets the most from his abilities, Leffew has potential as a utility lineman based on his knowledge of the game and approach to it.