SR Film: Newell is a terror on D!

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Posted Dec 29, 2013


Nebraska hauled in one of their biggest commitments in the 2014 class when Hiawatha (Kans.) defensive lineman chose the Huskers over South Carolina, Kansas and Kansas State. Check out Newell's senior film here on BigRedReport.com!

Four-star defensive tackle Peyton Newell from Hiawatha (Kans.) is ready for the next level at Nebraska. The future Cornhusker figures into a number of different spots potentially in Lincoln.

After you watch the film for Newell you will see a player with a tremendous combination of size and speed. Newell literally lines up as a stand-up defensive end and also moves inside with his hand in the dirt.

Newell has to figure into Nebraska's immediate plans next year. The 6-foot-3 and 280-pound defensive lineman could play at either of the two interior line spots and athletically he could slide out to a five or even a six in Nebraska's scheme.

Career Totals
257 Tackles, 105 tackles for loss, 33 sacks, 16 forced fumbles, 5 fumbles recovered, 9 blocked PAT, 3 blocked punt and 2 defensive touchdowns… caught 37 passes for 583 yards and 7 touchdowns.

2013 Stats
76 Tackles, 32 tackles for loss, 12 sacks, 4 forced fumbles, 3 fumbles recovered, 2 blocked PAT, 1 blocked punt and 1 defensive touchdown… caught 7 passes for 118 yards and 1 touchdown.

2013 Topeka Capital Journal, Kansas All-Class, All State D-Lineman of the Year 2013 Wichita Eagle, Kansas All-Class, All State D-Lineman of the Year 2013 St. Joseph Missouri News Press Defensive Player of the Year 2013 Big 7 All-League (2-Way) Defensive & Offensive Line (Unanimous)

2012 Stats
61 tackles, 37 tackles for loss, 5 forced fumbles, 2 Fumble Recovered, 10 sacks, 2 blocked PATs, 1 blocked punt (TD) - 14 catches for 162 yards and 3 TDs

Selected to both the Topeka Capital Journal and Wichita Eagle 1st Team All-State Defense. St Joseph News-Press Defensive Player of the Year. Big 7 All-League defensive line (Unanimous) and also MaxPreps National Junior Class All-American.

2011 Stats:
Selected to both the Topeka Capital Journal and Wichita Eagle 4A All-State Teams. Selected Honorable Mention defensive line by both and the only sophomore lineman. St Joseph News-Press All-Area 1st Team Defense. Big 7 All-League defensive line (Unanimous).

74 tackles, 26 tackles for loss, 4 forced fumbles, 6 sacks, 4 blocked PATs, 1 blocked punt - 12 catches for 246 yards and 3 TDs

At the 2012 NFTC in Champaign, Ill., Fox Sports named him a Top Overall D-Lineman and Scout.com named him a Top 10 Overall, All-Position Underclassman.


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Bryan Munson has worked with Big Red Report for 12 years covering recruiting and football and has covered Nebraska recruiting for 14 years.
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