Prospect Profile: Markeith Knowlton

Markeith Knowlton School: North Texas
Ht: 6-0 Wt: 205 40: 4.61 Year: 4Sr

Bio: Two year starter who posted career numbers as a senior leading the team in tackles with 89/4/2. Junior totals included 52/4/3. Used at four different positions in college.

Positives: Top athlete with a good amount of upside for the next level. Plays with balance, body control and very sudden in his play. Displays a good break to the ball. Can change direction and flashes on the scene.

Negatives: Not quick reading or diagnosing the action and possesses marginal instincts.

Analysis: A prospect that's been moved around the field and has never really settled into any single position, Knowlton may have finally had the break through season last year. Needs a lot of work yet can play several positions in the defensive backfield and has special teams possibilities.

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