Andre Hatchett

5’11’’  230 lbs

Outside Linebacker – eastern Michigan university
Andre Hatchett may well be the very best sleeper pick of this year’s draft. Hatchett is an explosive outside linebacker with tremendous closing speed and incredible tackling skills. Hatchett led his team in tackles and won team defensive MVP honors his senior season. On film, Hatchett reminds many of another speedy 5’11’’ outside linebacker who came out of college under the radar, Indianapolis Colts superstar, Gary Brackett. Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana.

Career at Eastern Michigan University
Andre Hatchett started all four seasons at Eastern Michigan University without being red-shirted. In total, he played in 47 games, starting 36. In so doing, Hatchett amassed 294 tackles (137 solo, 157 assisted), 16 tackles for loss, four sacks and one interception.

Year Tackles Solo Ast Sacks

2006 2007 2008 2009 Total

32 97 50 113 292

17 40 25 53 135

15 57 25 60 157 1 3 2

2009 Season
Hatchett made the most of a trying 2009 season wherein his team went 0-12. He started all 12 games, led his team with 113 tackles, was selected to the Mid-American Conference Third Team. In 2009, Hatchett ranked 23rd in the NCAA with 9.43 tackles per game (5th in the MAC). In the end, Hatchett was named as his team’s 2009 defensive MVP.
“Hatchett has the high motor and the pursuit skills that could land him a free agent look somewhere in the pro game.” USATODAY.COM, FebrUArY 4, 2010 “Small, speedy linebacker who makes plays sideline-to-sideline. Possible 8th linebacker/special teams player in a one gap system.”

RENERROSSI sports management

For more information about Andre Hatchett, please contact us at RenerRossi Sports Management.

RENERROSSI sports management
40950 Woodward Avenue, Suite 306 Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304-5128 248.219.6098 fax: 248.686.3360

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