Vincent Burns
DE | (6'0", 267, 4.89) | Kentucky

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Selected by: Indianapolis Colts
Round: 3
Pick (Overall): 28(92)
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Overall: Burns began his collegiate career at Northern Arizona and saw time as a true freshman backup in 2000 before transferring to Kentucky and sitting out the 2001 season. Burns became an immediate starter as a sophomore in 2002 and he played in and started all 24 games that he was eligible for at Kentucky from 2002-'03. Burns had his best season as a junior in 2003 with an SEC-leading 18 tackles for loss, but he struggled more as a senior in 2004, when he missed two games and finished with just 4.5 tackles for loss and zero sacks. Burns reminds us a lot of Anthony Adams, a second round pick of the 49ers in 2003. He is a 'tweener DE/DT that may never be more than a "wave" player as a 3-4 DE or 4-3 DT. However, he could be an early second day steal if he slips due ... For complete overview, strengths and weaknesses, login above or become an Insider.
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