NFL draft profile: No. 44 — Alabama LB Ryan Anderson, productive and smart playmaker (Shutdown Corner)

Shutdown Corner is counting down the top 50 prospects in the 2017 NFL draft with a scouting report, quotes from NFL evaluators and a projection where they might be drafted. Key stat: Anderson was named first-team all-SEC — by media but not by coaches — in collecting 61 tackles (19 for loss), nine sacks and a pick-six. Alabama LB Ryan Anderson is always around the ball but isn’t a great athlete.