A rookie third-round pick of the Bengals, Wilson is touted by scouts as a three-down LB with speed (4.63-second 40-yard dash at the combine), instincts and playmaking ability ... Played WR and DB in high school before switching to LB at Wyoming during redshirt season in 2015, then went on to start all 52 possible games at LB over the next four years ... Also considered a leader, and was a three-time team captain (voted by teammates) ... Among the most productive LBs in college football, he racked up 421 career tackles, including 17 games with double-digit tackles and three 100-tackle seasons (2017-19) ... Considered particularly strong in pass coverage, he had 10 career INTs, including two pick-sixes ... Also returned two fumbles for TDs ... Played for the North team at the 2020 Senior Bowl, while the Bengals' staff coached the South squad, but Zac Taylor said he made an impression during a night of "crossover meetings" where players met with opposing coaches.