Victor Ochi

Stony Brook
OLB #91
6’1″ 244

Pros:

  • Scouts salivated over him during Shrine Game practices
  • Explodes off the ball
  • Strength allows him to fight holds and double teams
  • Can play standing up or as a 5-Tech
  • Incredibly fast first step
  • Timing and anticipation
  • Desirable ability to get down the LOS
  • Stout and aggressive at the point of attack
  • Long arms (33”)
  • Presses and turns the outside shoulder of tackles
  • Flashed an improved ability to run the arc at the Shrine Game

Cons:

  • Tweener traits; size projects him as a 3-4 OLB who will rush the quarterback
  • One-speed pass rusher
  • Tends to engage in hand fights with offensive linemen
  • Will pursue too far up field, taking himself out of the play
  • Can be drawn off-sides
  • Questions whether he can drop into coverage

Ochi completed his productive Stony Brook career by racking up 16.5 tackles for loss and 13 sacks among his 47 tackles in 10 games. As a freshman, he had 7.5 tackles for loss and 3.0 sacks while starting five of 13 games before starting nine of 11 games and recording a team-high 10 tackles for loss and 5.5 sacks as a sophomore. His numbers improved as a junior when he racked up 16.5 tackles for loss, 11 sacks and a pair of forced fumbles while starting 11 games as a junior. He finished his career with a whopping 50.5 tackles for loss and 23.5 sacks, leaving as Stony Brook’s all-time sacks leader and the CAA Co-Defensive Player of the Year in 2015. Ochi recently played in the East-West Shrine Game.

Projected draft value: 3rd -5th round

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