Should the Oakland Raiders consider Missouri’s Kentrell Brothers at 44?

Although the Oakland Raiders did well in free agency by addressing some glaring holes, they still need help on defense. Two areas of concern are the inside linebacker position and either a cornerback or safety. The Raiders could also use help on the defensive line to go with Mario Edwards, Jr., Khalil Mack and Bruce Irvin. The Raiders should strongly consider drafting Missouri...
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April 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders Draft Prospects: Kentrell Brothers, ILB

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Name: Kentrell Brothers MLB, Missouri Height: 6’1” Weight: 238lbs. Production...
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January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Mizzou's Brothers earns second-team All-America honors from AP

Missouri linebacker Kentrell Brothers, who led the nation with 152 tackles, earned second-team honors on The Associated Press All-America team.Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry of Alabama and finalists Deshaun Watson of Clemson and Christian McCaffrey of Stanford highlight the team.The team released Sunday features Henry and Leonard Fournette of LSU as first-team running backs...
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December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Just how good is Kentrell Brothers?

There's no question Missouri linebacker Kentrell Brothers is having a banner year for the Tigers. His presence within the defense truly correlates with Missouri's stellar overall defensive numbers from a national standpoint. Facilitating as the essential heartbeat of the unit, Brothers leads both the nation and SEC in tackles (103). In addition, he became the first Mizzou player...
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November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Despite leading nation in tackles, Brothers left off final list for Butkus Award

The Butkus Award -- given to the nation's top linebacker -- issued a list with 10 semifinalists for the honor on Monday. In a decision met with considerable surprise, Missouri linebacker Kentrell Brothers was left off of the final list. When analyzing the quantitative results, Brothers more than made his case for an inclusion. He leads the entire country in tackles (103). In addition...
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November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Leading nation in tackles, Mizzou's Brothers starting to gain notice

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri linebacker Kentrell Brothers often wears a T-shirt bearing the acronym FEWDM, or "For Everyone Who Doubts Me." The Guthrie, Oklahoma, native is starting to get some recognition. "He's one of the best linebackers in the country," quarterback Maty Mauk said of Brothers, named Southeastern Conference defensive player of the week. "He's a guy that wants to play...
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September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Mizzou LB Brothers named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

After tallying 16 tackles for the second game in a row -- and intercepting two passes in the fourth quarter -- to help Mizzou defeat Arkansas State 27-20, senior linebacker Kentrell Brothers was recognized Monday as the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced. Brothers, an All-SEC performer last season, is the first Tiger to earn SEC Defensive...
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September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentrell Brothers wins SEC Defensive Player of Week

Kentrell Brothers has been playing like a man possessed thus far in 2015 for the Missouri Tigers. The redshirt senior out of Oklahoma won SEC Defensive Player of the Week with a dominating performance versus Arkansas State.  Brothers accrued 16 total tackles, 1.5 tackles-for-loss, and two interceptions during the 27-20 victory. It marks the second-straight week in which Brothers...
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September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Brothers makes 16 tackles as Mizzou beats Southeast Missouri 34-3

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Kentrell Brothers was all over the field, racking up 10 tackles on No. 24 Missouri's first 26 defensive plays. In the third quarter, the linebacker made the play that really put the Tigers in the clear. Brothers finished with a career-best 16 tackles and blocked a punt that was returned for a touchdown in the Tigers' season-opening 34-3 victory over Southeast Missouri...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Brothers leads No. 24 Missouri past Southeast Missouri 34-3

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Kentrell Brothers had a career-best 16 tackles and blocked a punt that was returned for a touchdown for No. 24 Missouri, which opened with a 34-3 victory over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday. Aarion Penton caught the blocked punt in the air for a 41-yard return late in the third quarter that made it 27-3. Maty Mauk threw two touchdown passes in the first...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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