Blake Cashman, OLB-ILB, Minnesota #36

6006, 235, 4.82

Notes: From Eden Prairie, MN. Played in 13 games on special teams with 4 tackles as a freshman in 2015. Played in all 13 games, recorded 45 tackles, 10.5 tackles-for-loss, 7.5 sacks and 1 forced fumble in 2016. Played in all 12 games, finished with 30 tackles, 5 TFL, 2 sacks and 2 pass breakups in 2017. Played in 12 games and started 11, had 104 tackles, 15 TFL, 2.5 sacks, 5 PBU, 1 forced fumble and 1 fumble recovery in 2018.

Positives: Smart, tough and instinctive. Has a nose for the ball. High-motor player who is always hustling. Special teams mentality.

Negatives: Average natural size and athletic ability. Struggles as an open-field athlete.

Summary: Will need to stand out on special teams to make a team and possibly develop.

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