In 2003, the Jacksonville Jaguars surprised a lot of the NFL media and fans when they selected Rashean Mathis of Bethune Cookman.Mathis, an unknown player because of where he played, turned heads and is arguably one of the best defensive backs to ever play in his hometown.Jacksonville may have done the same thing in the second round of the 2013 Draft when they took Jonathan Cyprien...
With the 33rd overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Jaguars select Florida International SS Jonathan Cyprien. Cyprien was an exciting player to evaluate, as he has the size, athleticism and physicality to be a force on the back end at the next level. He is an aggressive player in the box that shows the ability to consistently wrap up and finish tackles as well as use his physicality...
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According to Aaron Wilson of Scout, the Houston Texans have a visit lined up with Florida International safety, Jonathan Cyprien. There are a dozen teams that have Cyprien lined up for visits or a workout and the Texans are one of them.
Cyprien has been one of the risers in the 2013 NFL Draft and one of the top safeties to garner attention. At 6-0 and 217 lbs. he has the makings...
The Packers need a safety and they need to become more physical; Florida International's Jonathan Cyprien is a physical safety. Cyprien, who earned his degree in 3.5 years, showed his potential with a dominant Senior Bowl.
Florida International S Jon Cyprien
Green Bay Packers NFL Draft prospect profile: S Jonathan Cyprien
6-0, 217 pounds
Hometown: North Miami Beach, Fla.
*40 time: 4.56
*225-pound bench: 18 reps
*Results from Mar. 7 Pro Day
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Started three years at Florida International after making seven starts...
Jonathan Cyprien, SS, Florida International is a possibility at the 31 spot. With Donte Whitner surrendering the most touchdowns of any safety and Dashon Goldson long term deal up in the air. The 49ers could take a safety at 31 and Cyprien is a good possibility.
Cyprien was lightly recruited out of North Miami...