Scout Premium Content

NFL Draft Report Super Sleeper: Linder

Brandon Linder (Kim Klement/USA TODAY)

Miami's Brandon Linder is Mr. Versatility, which makes him a coveted prospect at guard or center. "He can stun people with his punch and control the point of attack. ... He has the foot quickness to make the reach blocks and is fluid in his kick slide," reads part of this 2,100-word scouting report.

One of the things offensive line coaches love in their young charges is one with the ability to play a variety of roles in the trenches. That is one of the major reasons that Miami's Brandon Linder has been making a steady rise up the draft boards. It might be fitting that Linder was named the Hurricanes' Most Valuable Player as a senior, but you can easily add Most Versatile Player to that... Recommended Stories

  • The Packers rolled out a shiny new wrinkle with a catchy name last week; we examine its roots and reasoning. (Benny Sieu/USA TODAY)

  • Coach Mike McCarthy was more concerned for Morgan Burnett on Thursday than he was on Wednesday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

  • One of the worst defenses in the league "can't wait" to face Aaron Rodgers and the Packers on Sunday night. (Derick E. Hingle/USA TODAY)

  • The Kansas City Chiefs aren't exactly known for their passing attack; however, Dr. Roto does have a man-crush on one KC receiver in Week 8. Dwayne Bowe (pictured above) has yet to score a touchdown or…

  • CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The Wainstein report released on Wednesday provided insight into the NCAA’s reopening of its infractions case at North Carolina this summer and also highlighted potential academic…

Up Next