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Jason Fanaika | 0

DE | Utah | Pittsburgh Steelers
Ht: 6016 / 6' 02" | Wt: 271 | Upd: 02/14/2017


Birth Date: 06/17/1992
Age: 24
Original Team: SF FA
NFL Entry: 16 CFA
NFL Exp: 0
Depth Chart Key: SF17
Team History: SF OAK WAS PIT

Player History

05/16 SF FA
08/16 SF waived
09/16 OAK P/SQ 1
09/16 WAS P/SQ 3-5
02/17 PIT FA for 17

Ourlads' Analysis:

2016 Guide: What Ourlads' NFL Scouting Services said about JASON FANAIKA: Utah, 6016 271 4.88. Two-year starter from Pleasant Grove, UT. Transfer from Utah State. Honorable mention All-Pac 12. Experience at both defensive end and outside linebacker. A decent athlete who has a quick first step. Can run well for a big man. Works to finish the play. A high motor great effort player who has good instincts and a quick change of direction. Plays the game on his feet. Has a quick arm over move that gets him quickly into the backfield. He keeps contain and maintains his leverage. Plays square to the line of scrimmage. Good use of hands to lock out and shed. Takes good angles of pursuit. Needs to work on more counter moves as a pass rusher. A scheme specific athlete who may take awhile to find a home. A 495-pound bench and 830-pound squat guy. Senior Bowl notes: High motor, great effort competitor. Good explosiveness with his hands and feet. Good instincts and screen awareness. Sprints to the ball and finishes plays. Needs to develop more counter moves. 2015 stats: 53 T, 10.5 TFL, 4 sacks, 4 PBU, 2 QBH, 2 FF. Edge speed:left 1.99, right 1.95. OSR:24/35. Fourth/fifth round. (A-32 5/8, H-9 7/8, BP-23, 10-1.67).