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Tyrel Dodson | 53

LB | Texas A&M | Buffalo Bills
Ht: 6003 / 6' 00" | Wt: 237 | Upd: 02/03/2023


Birth Date: 06/25/1998
Age: 24
Original Team: BUF FA
NFL Entry: 19 CFA
NFL Exp: 4
Depth Chart Key: CF19
Team History: BUF

Player History

05/19 BUF FA
08/19 BUF exempt
09/19 BUF suspended
10/19 BUF suspension lifted/exempt
11/19 BUF exemption lifted
11/19 BUF waived
11/19 BUF P/SQ 10-18
01/20 BUF FA for 20
10/20 BUF IR 7
12/20 BUF IR/DFR 13
12/20 BUF activated 14
12/21 BUF Covid-19
12/21 BUF activated 15

Ourlads' Profile:

2019 Guide: What Ourlads' Scouting Services said about TYREL DODSON: Texas A&M, 6003 237 4.63. Junior entry and three year starter from Franklin, TN. Shows a quick initial read and decisive first step moving downhill. Has power attacking and can meet blocks in the backfield. Bends his knees to strike and can get off a block with a punch and shed. Keeps moving through blocks. Quick movement changing direction. Has chase speed and range across the field. Aggressively launches into tackles. Can blitz from depth. Uses lateral steps getting in his pass drop and can reroute a tight end with a stiff punch. Often wastes steps moving downhill. Will overrun a ball carrier occasionally and end up tackling high or missing. Leaves his feet on tackles at times. Lacks awareness in zone coverage. Tends to focus on a receiver and not see the big picture. Slow to read pass and get into his drop creating depth issues. Needs to punch a block quicker with his hands. Overruns ball carriers at times and tackles high or misses. Has special team skill and athletic ability. Developmental talent. 2018 stats: 70 T, 7 TFL, .5 sack, 3 PBU, 2 QBH, 1 INT (1 TD). Edge speed:left 2.31, right 2.04. OSR:7/12. Seventh round/PFA. (A-31 3/4, H-9 1/8, BP-24, SS-DNP).