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Star Lotulelei | 98

NT | Utah | Buffalo Bills
Ht: 6024c / 6' 02" | Wt: 311 | Upd: 02/02/2021


Birth Date: 12/20/1989
Age: 31
Original Team: CAR
NFL Entry: 13 01 014
NFL Exp: 7
Depth Chart Key: U/Car
Team History: CAR BUF

Player History

05/13 CAR - D/C SIGNED
03/18 CAR UFA
03/18 BUF UFA signed
07/20 BUF voluntary opt-out

Ourlads' Profile:

2013 Guide: What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about STAR LOTULELEI: Utah, 6024 311 5.18. Two-year starter plus three starts as a sophomore in 2010. Junior college transfer from Snow College. Big, thick, and quick. Was voted the coveted Morris Trophy as the defensive lineman of the year by the Pac-12 offensive linemen in 2011. Good endurance. Moved to defensive end in three man front nickel package. Quick to diagnose the play after controlling his opponent. Quick reactions. Finds the ball. Can read trap and combination blocks. Reacts quickly on the snap. He can explode and unlock his hips with force. Good base leverage and lower strength with knee bend to hold the point. Stout inline. Plays with good core strength and balance. Good arm extension and hand placement. Two gap ability to control the blockers inside. Closes the inside running lanes with authority. Explosive tackler. As a pass rusher he is off on the snap. Good use of his hands and feet. Quick arm over move. He can get vertical push. Quick recognition of screen passes and draws. An explosive big man with upfield push. Ideal build for an interior defender. Good change of direction. Almost always draws a double team. Always on the field. Rarely gets a break. Dominant inside force. Has quick reactions to find the ball. Needs to develop more and varied pass rushing moves. Would like to see more productivity. Question instincts at times. As of press time, all reports are positive clearing up Star’s cardiac issues. First year starter. 2012 stats: 42 T, 10 TFL, 5 sacks, 4 BB, 3 FF, 4 FR. Medical exclusion at Combine - cardiac issues. First round. (A-33 5/8, H-9 3/4, BP-38, 10-1.79).