Lloyd, Sewell Invited To 2022 NFL Combine
INDIANAPOLIS – The NFL announced the selection of 324 prospects for the 2022 NFL Combine today with Utah linebackers Devin Lloyd and Nephi Sewell receiving invitations. The Combine will take place March 1-7 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
With over 300 of the nation's best college prospects heading for Indianapolis, NFL scouts will grade and review each and every one of them through five main events including the 40-yard dash, vertical jump, shuttle runs, bench press and broad jump.
The event will air on NFL Network, which will provide exclusive coverage of the league's next generation of talent with Lloyd and Sewell preparing for their most important job interview yet. Fans can also follow along with the action at NFL.com and on social media (Twitter: @Utah_Football, @NFL | Instagram: @UtahFootball, @NFL).
Devin Lloyd – Linebacker | NFL.com Draft Profile
By the Numbers: 47 career games with 32 starts at Utah … recorded 43 career tackles for loss to rank fourth in program history … notched at least one TFL in 18 of his final 22 games at Utah … one of just six Utes all-time with three-plus career interception return touchdowns … 10 career All-America honors … three-time All-Pac-12 selection (first-team in 2020, 2021) … two-time Butkus Award finalist.
2021 Season Resume: Became Utah's 10th Consensus All-American with eight first-team selections … Pac-12 Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year … five national player of the week honors and three Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week honors in 2021 … ranked third in the Pac-12 with 110 tackles and third in the FBS in tackles for loss (22.0) … his eight sacks led all Pac-12 linebackers, ranking second overall … his four interceptions tied for the most by all FBS linebackers in 2021.
Nephi Sewell – Linebacker
By the Numbers: Played in 44 career games in FBS football with 37 starts, including 21 games and 18 starts at Utah and 23 games and 19 starts at Nevada … two-time All-Pac-12 selection … five career double-digit tackle games at Utah … played safety at Nevada before transferring to Utah where he switched to linebacker in 2020.
2021 Season Resume: Ranked second on the team with 89 tackles (7.5 tackles for loss), adding one interceptions and a forced fumble … eighth in the Pac-12 with 6.8 tackles per game … had three 10+ tackle games, including a career-best 14 vs. UCLA … averaged 7.3 tackles in his final three games of the season … recorded a career-high 2.5 tackles for loss against BYU … had a 10-tackle game in his final appearance at Rice-Eccles Stadium against Colorado.