Found September 12, 2012 on NFL Draft Zone:

Courtesty of William Johnson Online Convergence Editor

After his first NFL game rookie Mychal Kendricks of the Philadelphia Eagles has been extremely impressive. Kendricks was drafted with the 46th pick in the second round by the Eagles, because of his aggressive nature. The 5’11 linebacker has been an aggressive player early for the Eagles. Last week he had a total of 5 tackles as the Eagles were able to beat the Browns.  I expect a huge week from Kendricks this week who will face a very tough Baltimore offense.

Kendricks attended the University of Cal, Berkeley from 2008 to 2011. He started 29 of 51 games, recording 259 tackles, 13.5 sacks, four interceptions and a touchdown during his career. As a senior in 2011, Kendricks was the Pac 12 Defensive Player of the Year after recording 106 tackles, three sacks and two interceptions.  Kendricks looked very good in coverage in his first career NFL start, and I could see Kendricks playing a huge role as the Eagles move forward.

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