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Woodyard's High on NFL Teams' Draft Radar

Kentucky LB Wesley Woodyard is receiving tremendous attention from NFL teams -- and he's earned it. The SEC's leading tackler has the speed and tackling skills to make an impact during his rookie season. Find out more about him and why teams are so high on him in this Scout.com exclusive feature.

NFL teams have obviously taken notice that Kentucky outside linebacker Wesley Woodyard has a knack for putting ball-carriers on the ground. The 6-foot-1 tackling machine, who posted over 100 tackles in each of the last three seasons and led the SEC in 2007 with 139 tackles in 2007, played at roughly 217 pounds during his senior year, but added ten pounds to his frame in time for the NFL Scouting...

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