Dec 6, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Missouri Tigers defensive lineman Shane Ray (56) tackles Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Blake Sims (6) during the second quarter of the 2014 SEC Championship Game at the Georgia Dome. The play caused Ray to be ejected from the game for targeting. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
Top 5 Outside Linebackers
1. Shane Ray (Missouri): Ray is a dominant pass rusher with a high motor. He can win with power or speed. He knocks offensive tackles off balance consistently.
2. Vic Beasley (Clemson): Beasley is a freak of nature athlete who is almost unstoppable as a pass rusher.
3. Dante Fowler Jr. (Florida): Fowler Jr. is an explosive pass rusher with the size and speed to be a dominant player in the NFL. He has major potential.
4. Alvin Dupree (Kentucky): Dupree is a huge outside linebacker with speed and strength. Dupree is a ferocious pass rusher.
5. Shaq Thompson (Washington): Thompson is a versatile athlete who can get to the quarterback many different ways. He is a hard hitter who plays the game fast.
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