2015 NFL Draft, player profile: Eli Harold

2015 NFL Draft, player profile: Eli Harold

The Cleveland Browns own the 12th and 19th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. This is a player profile guide of potential player the Browns can draft. Day 2 will feature Virginia OLB Eli Harold.

Harold played three seasons with the Cavaliers. The 2014 Second Team All ACC linebacker totaled 141 tackles, 17.5 sacks and 2 interceptions. Harold brings consistency and durability, he played in all 12-games in his three seasons with the Cavaliers. Harold's last two seasons were very similar, his Sophomore season he totaled 51 tackles and 8.5 sacks, his Junior season he had 54 tackles and 7 sacks.

Harold can play the outside linebacker position and also the defensive end position, where he played all of 2013.

2015 Combine Results:

4.60 40-yard dash

35-inch vertical jump

123-inch broad jump

Overall Harold is the type of player the Browns fall in love with, with his durability and with him being versatile. The Browns lost Jabaal Sheard and Athyba Rubin to free agency, Harold can fill that need.

The First-Round of the 2015 NFL Draft takes place on April 30.

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