Baltimore Ravens: Could They Stack Up On Defense In The First Round?


Published: March 11, 2009


... player to run at last season, which explains why he had only 79 tackles and two interceptions, rather mediocre statistics for the No. 1 inside linebacker. Maualuga's hits are bone crushing, ego shattering and turn heads.

Maualuga has been dominant throughout his career and some of his hits are still quite popular on YouTube. Maualuga is known for his intensity, something Ray Lewis would welcome with open arms.

USC could be known as the second "Linebacker U", as it has produced Lofa Tatupu, Willie McGinest and Junior Seau. 

In 2005, Maualuga was very good for the Trojans, making the Freshman All America team, as he racked up 37 tackles, one interception and one sack. Maualuga was already feared, and he had played just 13 games!

However, he was known for his reckless partying around campus, which led to a fight at a Halloween Party and an arrest.

He got counseling, and even went to Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and seemed to be a changed man, sayi...

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