Draft Scout Snapshot:DS Rating on 8/24/08: #60 CB, #621/750 Overall, Projected Rnd: FA 2008: Earned All-Big Ten Conference honorable mention...Started all season at left cornerback...Ranked fifth on the team with a career-high 60 tackles (44 solos)...Assisted on a stop behind the line of scrimmage for a 2-yard loss...Caused one fumble, deflected ten passes and intercepted three others, returning one 5 yards...His total of 13 passes defended ranked fifth in the conference and 38th in the nation...Played a major role in the success of his unit, as the Hawkeyes ranked second ion the league and tenth nationally in total defense (291.31 ypg), fled the Big Ten and placed fifth in the NCAA ranks in scoring defense (13.0 ppg) and finished fifth in the country while leading the conference with a 98.32 pass efficiency defense rating...Fletcher started 21 of 46 games at Iowa; 17 at left cornerback and four at right cornerback...Recorded 152 tackles (100 solos) with two stops for losses of 6 yards, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery...Deflected 17 passes and intercepted five others, returning one 5 yards...2007: 11 GP; 4 GS; 30 Sol-52 TT, 0.5 TFL, 2 INT, 3 PBU, 1 FR, 1 FF; Cited for drunken driving after running a stop light in July 2007, pled guilty and attended OWI program and a substance abuse evaluation plus court costs... 2006: 13 GP; 4 GS; 24 Sol-38 TT, 1 TFL, 4 QBH, 1 FF; Listed as second team cornerback following spring practice . . . 2005: 10 GP; 0 GS; 1 Sol-1 TT... 2004: Redshirted.
Post-Draft Outlook:COULD SURPRISE: CB Bradley Fletcher has size, speed and toughness, and could come in and compete immediately for a spot in the cornerback rotation or in the nickel defense. A closer look at the Rams' picks: Round 3/66 -- Bradley Fletcher, CB, 6-1, 196, Iowa...Rams believe he will be a good press-type corner because of his size and "length." Is considered tough, will play the run and contribute on special teams. Might also see some time at safety. - by The Sports Xchange
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