The following is the 3rd in a series of draft profiles for the Dallas Cowboys selected players from April's draft. These profiles are put together after watching significant amounts of tape from each player, and is an attempt to examine their resumes and play to get an idea of how they might fit in best with Dallas come training camp.
Eastern Washington Strong Safety 6'1, 212
40 time: 4.53, Bench Press: 18
July 22, 1989 (22)
When you are looking at draft prospects on film, the most important thing you can possibly do is to trust your eyes and not regurgitate opinions that are being fed to you. Often times, during the spring and summer, we hear about draft prospects from two places: his former school (a coach is brought on to be interviewed) or his current employer which will say almost 100 sparkling things about a player and before long we realize that everyone that the team has drafted has a chance to be a great player.
While this is simply human instinct to always...