Biography: Three-year starter awarded all-conference honors as a senior after career numbers of 33 tackles/15 tackles for loss/8 sacks. Junior totals included 22/6/4.
Positives: Disruptive college defensive end who's also getting consideration at outside linebacker for the next level. Plays with good pad level, keeps his feet moving up the field and works hard to make plays behind the line of scrimmage. Strong four his size, displays a variety of moves getting off blocks and effectively uses his hands to protect himself. Slices to the inside, chases the action hard and easily collapses down the line to make plays. Effective open-field tackler.
Negatives: Possesses average change-of-direction ability. Shows stiffness in his game. Marginal skills in pursuit.
Analysis: Fugger plays tough, smart football and has a lot of upside. He offers possibilities as a one-gap defensive end or a rush linebacker in a 34 alignment. He needs to polish his game yet could be used as a pass rush specialist and special teams player his first season in the NFL.
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