<
>

Cowboys pick Wake Forest OLB Kyle Wilber

IRVING, Texas -- The Cowboys stuck with defense for their first of two fourth-round picks Saturday morning in selecting outside linebacker Kyle Wilber from Wake Forest.

Wilber, 6-3, 249 pounds, finished his senior season with 70 tackles, 11.5 tackles for loss and 3.5 sacks.

The Cowboys took Morris Claiborne with the sixth overall pick in Round 1. In Round 3, they took defensive end Tyrone Crawford from Boise State was taken.

It's clear the Cowboys are trying to improve a defense that struggled at times last season.

Wilber, from Apopka, Fla., was a four-year starter for Wake Forest.