Scouting The Defensive Tackles: Class of 2011

Here’s a look at the top senior defensive tackle prospects entering the 2011 season:

Cameron Heyward, Ohio State –
Playing primarily at defensive end last season, Heyward led all defensive lineman in the nation with 46 tackles. His versatility allows him to move around up front, as he is able to play every position along the defensive line. Heyward has noted that he will work on getting stronger and faster this season. He is a consensus top-ten pick and projects as an ideal 3-4 end at the next level.

Marvin Austin, North Carolina –
The 300-pounder has the size to be dominant but has struggled with consistency during his Tar Heels career. Austin is stout against the run—he does an outstanding job of fending off blockers and fighting through

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