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Meet Adrian Clayborn, Tampa Bay Buccaneers first-round pick

Adrian Clayborn recorded 11½ sacks as a junior but just 3½ as a senior, which he attributed to double-teams.

Associated Press (2010)

Adrian Clayborn recorded 11½ sacks as a junior but just 3½ as a senior, which he attributed to double-teams.

Position: Defensive end

Height, weight: 6-2, 287 pounds

Hometown: St. Louis

College: Iowa, where he started 37 of 50 games at right defensive end; recorded 19 sacks and 37½ tackles for loss in career; 2010 AP and Walter Camp All-American; two-time All-Big Ten selection; selected for 2011 Senior Bowl; one of four finalists for Rotary Lombardi Award given to the top college lineman (offense or defense); one of six finalists for Ted Hendricks Award given to top college defensive lineman; permanent team captain, defense.

High school: St. Louis Webster Groves, where he was two-time All-State; had 42 career receptions, 691 yards and 10 touchdowns on offense; lettered four years in basketball as a power forward.

Meet Adrian Clayborn, Tampa Bay Buccaneers first-round pick 04/28/11 [Last modified: Friday, April 29, 2011 5:24pm]
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