The 6-foot-5, 239-pound Cole can play inside or outside linebacker. Cole led the Wolfpack with 107 tackles last season. He also registered five and a half sacks to go along with four pass-breakups. For his career, Cole tallied 276 tackles, 14 sacks, eight PBU's and one interception.
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"Outstanding size and body length. Extremely intelligent — can set the fronts and make all the calls and checks... Rigid movement skills — is late to the perimeter and can be outflanked by speed backs."
"A big middle linebacker who runs a 4.8, he'll help on special teams and provide backup behind middle linebacker Jasper Brinkley."