An inside linebacker from the University of North Carolina, Kevin Reddick was the leader of the Tar Heels’ defense.
We talked with Doc Kennedy of the Tar Heel Blog, a North Carolina Tar Heels community on SB Nation, about the senior.
Tale of the Tape
Height- 6’ 2”
Weight- 246 pounds
Can you give some background info on him and a quick overview of his career?
Reddick was a steal for UNC out of high school after choosing the Heels over Alabama, South Carolina, and Tennessee. He was a four-year starter at middle linebacker in Chapel Hill and posted 36 tackles for loss, which is 5th on the school’s all-time list. He was named first-team All-ACC after leading the league in tackles for loss and 85 tackles overall.
What are his strengths and weaknesses?
He has a knack for getting into the backfield and has great instincts. Scouts and observers say he has the skill set to be a starter in the NFL but is also stiff and lacks lateral quickness. Many have also said he made far...