Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 3/17/13
Sharrif Floyd had a pretty tough life growing up. He never knew his father and he lived with his mother and grandmother during his high school years. He was adopted in a situation similar to the story of Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher, a story which was told in a best selling book an movie, The Blind Side.Despite his upbringing, Floyd has been considered one of the top devensive talents from high school through college and into the NFL Draft. Many draft experts have him as a Top 3 prospect overall and have him going in the first round in the Top 5.VitalsHeight 6'3"Weight 297 poundsPosition: defensive tackleSchool: Florida GatorsClass: juniorCombine Results40-Yard Dash: 4.92 secondsVertical Jump: 30.0Broad Jump: 8'10"Cone Drill: 7.40 seconds20-Yard Shuttle: 4.75 secondsCollege Production/StatsSharrif Floyd was one of the top prospects coming out of high school and lost no time in establishing that once he stepped up to the college level. He is a versatile player who c...
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