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NFL Draft Q&A: Pass-Rushing Linebacker

Ed Thompson followed up with a linebacker the Colts have shown interest in since the Senior Bowl. Find out what other teams have talked to this dynamic player and how he sees himself fitting into an NFL defense in this interview!

Ed Thompson: One thing that really stands out is your blitzing ability. Why are you so successful in getting after the quarterback? Philip Wheeler: I think I'm pretty quick and that gives me the edge over bigger guys I'm pass rushing against. I'm also bigger than the running backs that try to block me, so I think that gives me another edge. Thompson: You made 89 tackles your senior year. That has...

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