2014 Guide: What Ourlads' NFL Scouting Services said about Christian Kirksey: Iowa, 6016 233 4.65. Three-year starter. Two years as team captain. Good initial quickness and downhill ability. Explosive. A natural knee bender taking on blocks. Throws his body around and is very aggressive moving downhill. More quick than powerful, but can turn the quickness into power. Athletic with good change of direction. Shows ability to play in space. Closes well in pursuit and has good range. Solid in pass drops and has good zone technique, reacting well on the throw. Flips his hips in coverage and can play man with good technique. A high motor player. Needs work using his hands separating from blocker. Technique work will help him. 2013 stats: 104 T, 5 TFL, 2.5 sacks 1 INT, 2 FF. Medical exclusion at Combine, right hamstring strain. Third/ fourth round. (A-32 3/8, H-9 3/8, BP-16, SS-DNP).