Craig Roh: 5 Things You Need to Know About Michigan DE
Craig Roh was a four-year starter for the Michigan Wolverines and made an impact from the moment he stepped on the field in Ann Arbor.
The long and lean 6'4'', 270-pounder finished his collegiate career with 148 tackles, 26.5 tackles for loss and 10.5 sacks.
Here are five things you need to know about him.
Full Name: Craig Robert Roh
Date of Birth: January 25, 1991
Hometown: Scottsdale, Arizona
High School: Chaparral High School
Major: Health Studies
2009: 35 tackles, two sacks, one interception.
2010: 43 tackles, 0.5 sacks, two forced fumbles.
2011: 32 tackles, four sacks, one forced fumble.
2012: 38 tackles, four sacks.
Roh played for the Wolverines as a true freshman in 2009 and was a second-team All-Big Ten selection in 2012. Also, he started for a program-record 51 consecutive games (h/t MGoBlue.com).
Statistics courtesy of sports-reference.com.
Weight: 271 lbs
Scouting Combine Results
Pro Day Results
40-Yard Dash: 4.91
Bench Press: 20 reps at 225 lbs
Vertical Jump: 33.5''
Broad Jump: 114''
Three-Cone Drill: 7.27
Measurements and pro day results courtesy of nfldraftscout.com.
According to ESPN.com's Brian Bennett, Roh was on a diet of 5,000 calories per day before the 2012 season in an effort to gain weight to play strong-side defensive end.
He was the high school teammate of Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan.
Roh is a deceptive athlete with a high motor who needs to build strength to play on an NFL defensive line. The fact that he gained weight and was still productive at Michigan is encouraging.
He projects to be a 4-3 defensive end at the next level.