The following players who entered the 2014 NFL Draft were ranked in Daniel Jeremiah's top 50 (as of April 1). Click below for a write-up of each duo:RB Carlos Hyde/RB Bishop Sankey | LB Khalil Mack/TE Eric Ebron | LB Anthony Barr/TE Jace Amaro |
LB C.J. Mosley/TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins | LB Ryan Shazier/LB Chris Borland |
OT Greg Robinson/DE Jadeveon Clowney | OT Jake Matthews/DT Aaron Donald |
OT Taylor Lewan/DT Timmy Jernigan | OT Zack Martin/DT Louis Nix III |
OT Morgan Moses/DT Ra’Shede Hageman | OT Cyrus Kouandjio/DE Kony Ealy |
G Xavier Su’a-Filo/DE Dee Ford | G Brandon Thomas/DE Stephon Tuitt |
QB Teddy Bridgewater/DE Demarcus Lawrence | QB Johnny Manziel/DT Dominique Easley |
QB Blake Bortles/QB Derek Carr | WR Sammy Watkins/CB Justin Gilbert |
WR Mike Evans/FS Calvin Pryor | WR Odell Beckham Jr./FS Ha Ha Clinton-Dix |
WR Marqise Lee/CB Darqueze Dennard | WR Kelvin Benjamin/CB Bradley Roby |
WR Brandin Cooks/CB Kyle Fuller | WR Jarvis Landry/CB Jason Verrett |
WR Davante Adams/SS Jimmie Ward | WR Paul Richardson/CB Lamarcus Joyner
C.J. Mosley, LB, Alabama, Senior
College stats: Mosley was twice named first-team All-America (2012-13). He recorded 108 tackles and nine tackles for loss as a senior in 2013 to win the Butkus Award (top LB) and was a finalist for the Bednarik Award (top defensive player). Mosley recorded 107 tackles (66 solo), eight tackles for loss, four sacks and two interceptions, returning one for a touchdown in 2012 and was a finalist for the Butkus Award and semifinalist for the Bednarik Award. He helped the Crimson Tide punctuate that season by making eight tackles (one for loss) against Notre Dame in the BCS National Championship. Mosley played in 11 games and started six in 2011. He had 37 tackles (4.5 for loss), two sacks and recorded an interception in the BCS National Championship against LSU. Mosley played in all 13 games (three starts) and finished third on the team with 67 tackles as a freshman in 2010.
Combine measurements: Height: 6 feet, 2 inches; Weight: 234 pounds
Combine performances: Vertical jump: 35 inches; Broad jump: 9 feet, 10 inches; 3-cone drill: 7.3 seconds; 20-yard shuttle: 4.4 seconds
Jeremiah’s ranking: 9th out of the top 50 prospects
Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE, Washington, Junior
College stats: Seferian-Jenkins had 36 catches for 450 yards and eight touchdowns in 2013, winning the Mackey Award and being named second-team All-Pac 12 and third-team All-American. He had 69 catches for 852 yards and seven TDs as a sophomore. Seferian-Jenkins had 41 catches for 538 and six TDs in 2011 as a freshman. He left Washington with a year of eligibility remaining, but set school records for receptions (146), receiving yards (1,840) and TDs (21) by a tight end.
Combine measurements: Height: 6 feet, 5 inches; Weight: 262 pounds
Combine performances: Bench press: 25 reps; Seferian-Jenkins was not cleared medically to participate in on-field timing and testing drills.
Jeremiah’s ranking: 41st out of the top 50 prospects