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Draft Exclusive 14: Learning From Matthews

Ricky Elmore (Joe Robbins/Getty)

Arizona's Ricky Elmore piled up 21 sacks as a defensive end during his final two seasons. Elmore, who talked to Packer Report on Tuesday, said most teams view him as a 3-4 outside linebacker. To learn the tricks of the trade, he's been training with Clay Matthews Jr.

Arizona's Brooks Reed has drawn comparisons to Green Bay's Clay Matthews III. But Reed's teammate, Ricky Elmore, is the one who's learning from Matthews' father, longtime NFL star Clay Matthews Jr. While the relentless nature Reed showed on the field and the explosiveness he showed during a superb workout at the Scouting Combine have made him a potential first-round pick, Elmore was arguably...

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