Originally written on 85% Sports  |  Last updated 10/14/14
Barkevious Mingo DE/OLB, LSU 6-4, 241 starts TCK TFL SCK PBU FF 2012 10 38 8.5 4.5 3 1 2011 4 46 15 8 2 1 2010 1 35 5.5 2.5 6 2   Really good spin move when it’s the right opportunity, but he spins too much, taking himself out of the play or just losing any leverage he might have had. Terrible at setting the edge. Needs to get a lot stronger. Has the athleticism to quickly jump snap, but he’s not exploding off the ball each snap. He’s very athletic. Does a good job of getting his hands up and knocking down passes at the line of scrimmage. Quick twitch player (quick and sudden in his pass rush movements). A lot of wasted movement. I’ve seen him running around and spinning around the field like a chicken with its head cut off. I think if he can be able to learn how to stay at home, he’d contain much better. Has very good speed and has shown he can get around the corner past a tackle. He does show really good effort and relentlessn...
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