Ekpre-Olomu has been one of the best defensive backs in college football, and seeing him available at pick No. 24 should light-up Mike Zimmer’s eyes if this scenario were to happen. It’s no secret that age and injuries will have the Bengals in search of a young CB this offseason, and if Ifo is on the board, they should strongly consider selecting him.
Not only is he a great coverage corner, but he’s not afraid to lay the wood in run support. Physical corners have thrived in Cincinnati under Mike Zimmer, and Ekpre-Olomu could become the latest.
Here’s some highlights of him from the 2012 college football season:
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