NFL Scouting Combine

Q&A with Ravens middle linebacker C.J. Mosley

Q&A with Ravens middle linebacker C.J. Mosley

When the Ravens made C.J. Mosley the 17th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, the initial thought was that the linebacker would learn from middle linebacker Daryl Smith.

But the University of Alabama alumnus made a career-high and team-leading 129 tackles en route to becoming the first rookie in franchise history to earn a Pro Bowl invitation and has since become a defensive leader along with rush linebacker Terrell Suggs and defensive tackle Brandon Williams.

Mosley is one of only four current NFL players to produce 300 tackles, five sacks and five interceptions in the past three years. Mosley is back for a fourth season to anchor what might be one of the best defenses in the...