The San Francisco 49ers selected Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier with the 88th pick in the NFL draft, moving up five spots after their second deal of the day with the NFC rival Green Bay Packers.
This selection further upgrades San Francisco's pass rush as they looked to fill voids on the defensive line.
Lemonier, who skipped his senior season to enter the draft, had 5...
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26 days ago
Auburn junior defensive end Corey Lemonier has been selected in the NFL Draft as the San Francisco 49'ers made him the 88th overall pick in the third round.
With the 88th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the 49ers select Auburn DE Corey Lemonier. Lemonier has very good height, length and bulk for the position and with time in an NFL weight room, should be able to pack on additional muscle to his frame. He consistently demonstrates explosive speed off the snap, and flashes the agility and quickness to be a constant pass rush threat...
I have mentioned the name of Auburn defensive end/linebacker Corey Lemonier a few times in recent post and even included him in my first Pittsburgh Steelers mock draft following the Senior Bowl. Lemonier is a classic undersized defensive end that will more than likely be an outside linebacker in a 3-4 at the NFL level.
The Auburn pro day took place on Tuesday and Steelers linebackers...
Corey Lemonier talks about his work at Tuesday's Pro Day in Auburn and what he feels about potentially playing linebacker.
One player that certainly helped his stock at the NFL combine this past week was Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier, who projects to be a 3-4 outside linebacker in the NFL.
The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly have a need for another young outside linebacker prospect and Lemonier figures to be drafted in either the second or third round.
Prior to the combine getting underway in Indianapolis...
For Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier believes he will have to make the move to outside linebacker in the National Football League.
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
Auburn junior defensive end Corey Lemonier has declared for the NFL draft. Auburn Tigers
Lemonier is expected to be by many a third-round pick. He is could play either defensive end or a pass rushing linebacker in the NFL.
“We appreciate Corey’s many contributions to the Auburn football program...
Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier is skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft.
Lemonier said Monday it was a tough decision but the one ''that was best for me and my family.''
Lemonier had 5.5 sacks last season after earning coaches' first-team All-Southeastern Conference honors with 9.5 sacks as a sophomore.
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says Lemonier...
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December 31, 2012
Leaving an Auburn squad that is clearly in a rebuilding phase, Corey Lemonier enters the NFL Draft (according to Joe Schad via Twitter) as one of the more refined and developed pass rushing defensive ends.
Likely to measure just under 6’4 and weigh-in near 250 pounds, Lemonier has an ideal body type to play either defensive end in a four-man front or outside linebacker in...