National Football Post's Russ Lande writes that Stanford OLB Chase Thomas is an underrated player in a 3-4 defense.
Although his value is "low" with teams that run a 4-3 defense, NFL scouts tell Russ Lande that Stanford OLB Chase Thomas is being viewed as a potential starter in a 3-4 system.
In his press conference, Stanford head coach David Shaw said that the game plan was to make USC one dimensional and force them to throw the football.
Stanford senior OLB Chase Thomas recorded two tackles for loss, including a half sack, in Friday night's opener against San Jose State.
SI's Tony Pauline considers Stanford senior OLB Chase Thomas a seventh-round prospect.
CBS Sports' Rob Rang compares Stanford senior OLB Chase Thomas to 2012 first-round pick Shea McClellin because of his versatility to fit multiple defensive schemes.
ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper considers Stanford's Chase Thomas the top senior outside linebacker in the country.