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Prospect Primer: OLB Montez Sweat

Sweat totaled 22 sacks in 26 games at Mississippi State

OLB Montez Sweat
OLB Montez Sweat

Name: Montez Sweat

Position: OLB

Ht.-Wt.: 6-6, 260

School: Mississippi State

Key stat: Posted double-digit sacks each of the last two years, totaling 22 sacks in 26 games at Mississippi State.

Honors: Named first- or second-team All-America by several outlets in 2018, and first-team All-SEC by coaches and media over the last two years. Also a semifinalist for the Bednarik Award.

More: Began his college career at Michigan State but got suspended and left, went to junior college, and ultimately landed at Mississippi State, where he developed into one of the top edge rushers in the country. Recorded at least a half-sack in 16 of 26 games for the Bulldogs.