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Danny Shelton | Defensive Tackle

Team: Washington Huskies
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 327

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Washington senior DT Danny Shelton is "a classic two-gap run-plugger," according to CBS Sports' Rob Rang.
Shelton has been awarded honorable mention all-conference honors two straight years, spiking his production from 11 tackles to 45 to 59 over the past three. "Shelton has the brute strength to bull-rush opponents into the backfield but has just phone-booth quickness, which allows ball-carriers to squirt free, resulting in 'just' 7.5 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks to this point," Rang wrote. "Shelton's game is based on his size and power but he cannot allow his weight to get out of control." The 6-foot-1, 327-pound defensive lineman doesn't quit and moves well for someone his size, but he'll have to start turning down desert if he values his NFL Draft stock. Jun 29 - 2:03 PM
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Washington senior DT Danny Shelton is "a powerful dude," according to Scouts Inc.'s Kevin Weidl.

Weidl adds Shelton has an active motor and moves well for someone his size. There was a chance Shelton would declare for the 2014 draft, but he returned to anchor a talented Washington defense.
May 20 - 11:28 AM

Washington junior DT Danny Shelton will return to school for his senior season.

The 6-foot-1, 327-pound defensive lineman finished with 52 total tackles, 30 solo tackles, and two sacks in 12 regular season games. Shelton may have gone as high as the second round, but he'll attempt to improve his draft stock while earning a degree in 2014.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013 09:38:00 PM