|Mr. KEITH POUGH|
HOWARD UNIVERSITY BISON FOOTBALL
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That includes interest in Howard University linebacker Keith Pough, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
Among the other teams interested in the MEAC Conference Defensive Player of the Year: the Oakland Raiders and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The South Carolina native had 72 tackles, 10 for losses with 3 1/2 sacks and four pass deflections as a senior.
As a junior, Pough was a third-team Associated Press All-American when he had 120 tackles, 21 for losses, three sacks and 11 pass deflections.
The four-year starter finished his career with 340 tackles, 71 for losses.
Pough is a 6-foot-2, 240-pounder who ran the 40-yard dash in just 4.8 seconds at the NFL scouting combine after being clocked as fast as 4.75 seconds previously.