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NFL Draft Report Super Sleeper: Ellis

Louisiana Tech's Justin Ellis won't provide much pass rush but he's one of the top run-stuffing defensive tackles in the draft. "Jelly Bean" is broken down in 13 phases and compared to a professional standout in this in-depth scouting report.

The life of a nose guard is to plug the inside rush lanes and "take out the trash" by occupying multiple blockers, freeing up other teammates to make the plays. Bumps, bruises and sometimes major injuries occur, but it is a thankless task that lots of "big men" take on. In a game that relies mostly on speed, size and strength rule when the battles take place along the line of scrimmage. Nose... Recommended Stories