Biography: Two-year starter awarded All-Conference honors since his junior season. Posted 127/16/3 as a senior after 108/7/2 as a junior.
Positives: Tough, run-defending, two-down linebacker who makes a lot of plays in the box. Instinctive, quickly diagnoses the action, and is a real leader on the defense. Breaks down well, effectively takes on blocks and plays with a nasty attitude. Hard-hitting, works to get involved in the action and remains disciplined with assignments.
Negatives: Marginal speed to the sidelines and does not get depth on drops. Struggles in coverage.
Analysis: Woods is a lunch-pail type of linebacker who plays hard anytime he's on the field. Limited athletically, he could back up on the inside for a 3-4 alignment.
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