In 2012 as a senior Lane Johnson played in all 13 games for the Oklahoma Sooners. He started 11 of those 13 games at left tackle.
Johnson was named to the All-American Third Team by CBSSports.com, Second Team All-Big 12, and Academic All-Big 12 First Team.
NFL Network’s draft guru Mike Mayock ranks Johnson as the third-best tackle in this year’s draft.
Top 5 NFL Tackle Prospects
1. Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M
2. Eric Fisher, Central Michigan
3. Lane Johnson, Oklahoma
4. D.J. Fluker, Alabama
T-5. Menelik Watson, Florida State
T-5. Justin Pugh, Syracuse
- Ideal frame for a Offensive Tackle; should be able to add weight without losing any mobility.
- Long Arms (35″) that allow him to keep defenders off of his body.
- Shows excellent awareness, picks up blitzes and twists very well.
- Blocks well in open space; does a good job hitting linebackers at the 2nd level.
- Needs to get stronger and add about 10 lbs of muscle.
- Not a powerful run blocker; grabber not a puncher.
- Inexperienced. A former quarterback, tight end, and defensive end; started two years at OT.
- Lacks a strong anchor; can be gotten by a strong bull rush.
Height: 6’6 Weight: 303 lbs
40 yd: 4.72 seconds 10 yds split: 1.61 seconds
225 lbs Bench Reps: 28 Vertical Jump: 34
Broad Jump: 09’10” 20 yd shuttle: 4.52 3-Cone Drill: 7.31
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