Had defensive end Brandon Jenkins not gotten injured for the Florida State Seminoles, we probably wouldn't be talking about Cornellius Carradine as much as we are right now. However, Jenkins did get injured, and Carradine stepped in and played dominant football. He established himself as one of the premier pass-rushing defensive ends in all of college football.
A torn ACL in the final game of the 2012 season against Florida ended Carradine's career at FSU prematurely. However, he still has plenty to offer an NFL franchise once he gets healthy. Here's a look at five things you need to know about the player better known as "Tank" Carradine.
Combine results courtesy of NFL.com. College stats courtesy of Sports-Reference.com.