Bucs Draft Charles Bennett
Charles Bennett
Charles Bennett
Posted Apr 30, 2006

Clemson defensive end goes in the seventh round (241 overall) to Tampa Bay.

TFY Draft Preview Scouting Report:

Full Name: Charles Bennett School: Clemson Pos: DE

Ht: 6-3.5 Wt: 258 40: 4.73 Year: 5Sr

Bio: Two-year starter who posted 53/12.5/3.5 as a senior after 48/14/5 the prior season.

Pos: Undersized pass rusher with the ability to make plays in every direction. Gets leverage on opponents, plays with balance and body control. Quickly changes direction, makes plays in space or collapses from the outside defending the run.

Neg: Easily moved from his angle of attack by tight ends or driven off the line in run defense. Gets tall as the play proceeds. Struggles maintaining weight.

Analysis: A defender who can be a disruptive force, Bennett is a one-gap lineman who will start off as a pass-rush specialist in the NFL.

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