There are several defensive prospects to be excited about in the upcoming 2022 NFL Draft, including a FCS linebacker in Big Sky country at Montana State. Troy Andersen has been an all-American on both offense and defense. NFL scouts are intrigued by his versatility, and his NFL future likely starts at outside linebacker and a special teams contributor.
Here's a look at everything else you need to know about Troy Anderson ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Troy Andersen Mock Draft 2022
ESPN's predictions are from Mel Kiper and Todd McShay's latest mock draft. CBS Sports' predictions are from Ryan Wilson's latest mock draft. Sporting News' projections are from Vinnie Iyer's latest mock draft.
ESPN: Atlanta Falcons (No. 74)
CBS Sports: New York Jets (No. 69)
Sporting News: New York Jets (No. 111)
Troy Andersen Draft Stock & Draft Projection
- New York Jets (No. 69) - 1
- Atlanta Falcons (No. 74) - 1
New York Jets (No. 111) - 1
Pro Football Focus ranks Andersen No. 92 on its big board. He checks boxes at outside linebacker for the size, speed, strength and aggressiveness, which has NFL teams intrigued. It seems like he'll hear his name called sometime on Day 2, though he could end up being a Day 3 pick.
Troy Andersen NFL Draft Odds
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Troy Andersen Dean Stats
2021: Montana State Bobcats
- 150 tackles, 3.0 sacks and 2 INT in 15 games played
2019: Montana State Bobcats
- 54 tackles, 6.5 sacks and 1 INT in 11 games played
2018 and 2017: Montana State Bobcats
- Played RB and LB in 2017 and QB in 2018
Outside linebacker was Andersen’s primary position in 2019, and he switched to “Mike” (or middle) linebacker in Montana State's new 4-2-5 scheme in 2021. Andersen was voted Big Sky Defensive Player of the Year in 2021 and Big Sky Freshman of the Year in 2017. Andersen was a FCS All-American in 2018, 2019 and 2021.
Troy Andersen Height, Weight & 40-Yard Dash
All height, weight and workout information is from NFL.com.
- Height: 6'4"
- Weight: 235lbs
- 40-Yard Dash: N/A