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Devante Downs

LB

#57

Height: 6-2

Age: 22

Weight: 252 lbs

College: California

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Biography

OFF THE FIELD

Son of John Downs and Rosa Cham-Sanchez...Earned degree in legal studies.

Selected in the 7th round (#219) in the 2018 NFL Draft...The ninth player drafted from California, third linebacker...

COLLEGE

Appeared in 40 career games, starting  20...Finished his career with 212 tackles, 14.5 TFLs, 8.0 sacks, and two interceptions...Despite missing the last half of the season he earned Cal’s Bear Backers Defensive MVP and earned honorable mention All-Pac-12 honors...Second on the team in tackles with 65...Named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week twice in the first three weeks of the 2017 season, both after victories over UNC and Ole Miss...Posted a career-high and game-high-tying 14 tackles, 3 TFLs, and 2.0 sacks against Ole Miss (9/2)...Recorded a game-high 13 tackles and and interception returned for a career-high 39 yards...

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