Virginia Tech’s Garbutt declares for NFL Draft

Virginia Tech defensive lineman TyJuan Garbutt (45) knocks the ball loose as Wake Forest quarterback Jamie Newman (12) attempts a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Blacksburg, Va., Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. Virginia Tech defeated Wake Forest 36-17. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) (Steve Helber, Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

ROANOKE, Va. – An anchor for Virginia Tech’s defense, Tyjuan Garbutt, announced his intentions to declare for the 2023 NFL Draft.

The standout defensive lineman has been a real disruptor for the Hokies defense during his tenure. The Fredericksburg native racked up 121 tackles and 12 sacks over the past five seasons.

Garbutt made 36 career starts for the Hokies.

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