Biography: Two-year starter who totaled 34 tackles in seven games last season before being sidelined with a broken leg. Junior numbers included 79 tackles to earn all-Conference honors.
Negatives: Undersized and is easily blocked at the point. Not a strong wrap-up tackler. Just marginal force up the field on the blitz.
Analysis: Dixon is a pursuit linebacker with the ability to chase the action from every angle of the field. He offers potential as a back-up weak side linebacker if he regains his health and gets back to prior form.
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