40 Time: 4.75
Biography: Senior totals included 70/4 when he was a full-time linebacker. Career totals of 91/11/8 came as a sophomore in 2008. Also experienced at defensive end.
Positives: Well-built college prospect best as a 3-4 outside linebacker. Competitive, works hard and is forceful up the field. Aggressive, throws his body around the action, and displays a good head for the ball. Adequate speed to the flanks and has a quick closing burst.
Negatives: Possesses poor skills in coverage. Bites on play action passes, slow reacting to the pass and beaten downfield.
Analysis: Mattingly showed a lot of flashes of ability as a sophomore but never elevated his game. He has the size/speed numbers and the strength to play on the outside of a 3-4 alignment if he gets his game back on track.
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