FORT COLLINS, CO - OCTOBER 15: Defensive end Tyrone Crawford #40 of the Boise State Broncos celebrates a sack of quarterback Pete Thomas #4 of the Colorado State Rams at Sonny Lubick Field at Hughes Stadium on October 15, 2011 in Fort Collins, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
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Atkinson hails from Windsor, Ontario, Canada, and is entering his redshirt senior year with the Broncos. At 6 feet and 312 pounds, Atkinson only began to receive playing time last fall, compiling 31 total tackles and 2.5 tackles for a loss. He did not have any sacks, but he did have one in 2010.
Teammate Tyrone Crawford entered the CFL Draft as the top-rated prospect, but he went to the Dallas Cowboys in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He has yet to be selected, but some team is likely to select him in a later round.
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The 2012 CFL Canadian Draft takes place on Thursday, May 3 at 1 p.m. MT, and Boise State Broncos defensive end Tyrone Crawford is the top-rated prospect in the entire draft class.