Miami Dolphins Trade Up for Iowa's A.J. Edds
With their fourth-round pick (No. 119) in the 2010 NFL draft, theMiami Dolphins selected another Iowa Hawkeye.
The Dolphins traded their No. 126 to the Cowboys to move up to No. 119 to getIowa's outside linebacker A.J. Edds.
Don't be fooled by the fact that he looks like a young Dr. Emmett Brown from the movie Back to the Future . Edds is athletic and intelligent linebacker who had more than a few NFL teams foaming at the mouth for a chance to pick him up.
Edds is a run-stuffing, pass-intercepting machine. At 6-foot-3 and 246 pounds, the second-team all-Big Ten selection can jam running backs and hold up tight ends.
Along with Pat Angerer, who was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts, Edds was part of a linebacker corps at Iowa that combined for 312 tackles.
In his 13 games this past season,...