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SMD's by position Draft Depth Chart



I was on Twitter and saw Rich Eisen tweet that Mike Mayock did one of these, so I figure I'd do one too. Kind of like my top 5 by position, but not exactly. I'll be spliting players up by individual positions, like you would see on a depth chart. You may see some players more than once, as some fit into multiple positions. Like a DE may also fit into the 3-4 OLB bracket, and a OT may also fit in at OG.

OFFENSE

QB

1. Geno Smith, WVU

2. EJ Manuel , FSU

3. Matt Barkley, USC

4. Mike Glennon, NCST

5. Ryan Nassib, Syr

RB

1. Giovani Bernard, NC

2. Eddie Lacy, Bama

3. Christine Michael, TXAM

4. La'Veon Bell, MSU

5. Montee Ball, Wisc

FB

1. Lonnie Pryor, FSU

2. Kyle Juszczyk, Harvard

WR(outside)

1. Justin Hunter, Tenn

2. Cordarelle Patterson, Tenn

3. DeAndre Hopkins, Clem

4. Tavon Austin, WVU

5. Keenan Allen, Cal

WR(slot)

1. Tavon Austin, WVU

2. Ryan Swope, TXAM

3. Markus Wheaton, ORST

4. Tyrone Goard, EKU

5. Ace Sanders, SC

TE

1. Tyler Eifert, ND

2. Zach Ertz, Stan

3. Vance McDonald, Rice

4. Travis Kelce, Cinn

5. Gavin Escobar, SDST

HBack

1. Travis Kelce, Cinn

2. Jake Stoneburner, OSU

3. Jordan Reed, FLA

LT

1. Luke Joeckel, TXAM

2. Eric Fisher, CMICH

3. Lane Johnson, OKLA

4. Terron Armstead, ARKPB

5. Dallas Thomas, Tenn

LG

1. Chance Warmack, Ala

2. Jonathon Cooper, NC

3. Kyle Long, OR

4. Justin Pugh, Syr

RG

1. Chance Warmack, Ala

2. Larry Warford, NC

3. Brian Winters, Kent St

C

1. Brian Schwenke, Cal

2. Travis Frederick, Wisc

2B. Barrett Jones, Ala

3. Khaled Holmes, USC

RT

1. Lane Johnson

2. Luke Joeckel

3. DJ Fluker

4. Eric Fisher

5. Menelik Watson, FSU

DEFENSE

LDE

1. Ziggy Ansah, BYU

2. Tank Carradine, FSU

3. Bjeorn Werner, FSU

4. Dion Jordan, OR

5. Alex Okafor, TX

DT

1. Sheldon Richardson, Mizz

2. Star Lotulelei, UT

3. Shariff Floyd, FLA

4. Sylvester Williams, NC

5. Kawann short, Pur

NT

1. Sylvester Williams, NC

2. John Jenkins, GA

3. Jesse Williams, Ala

4. John Hankins, OSU

5. Brandon Williams, MSS

RDE

1. Bjeorn Werner, FSU

2. Datone Jones, UCLA

3. Margus Hunt, Sth. Metho.

4. Sam Montgomery, LSU

5. William Gholston, MSU

OLB 4-3

1. Jarvis Jones, GA

2. Arthur Brown, KSU

3. Alec Ogletree, GA

4. Khaseem Greene, Rut

5. Chase Thomas, Stan

OLB 3-4

1. Dion Jordan, OR

2. Barkevious Mingo, LSU

3. Jarvis Jones, GA

4. Michael Buchanan, ILL

5. Corey Lemonier, Aub

MLB 4-3

1. Manti Te'o, ND

2. Arthur Brown, KSU

3. Kevin Minter, LSU

4. Zaviar Gooden, Mizz

5. Kevin Reddick, NC

ILB 3-4

1. Manti Te'o, ND

2. Alec Ogletree, GA

3. Jon Bostic, FLA

4. Kevin Minter, LSU

5. Kiko Alonso, OR

CB

1. Dee Millinier, Ala

2. Robert Alford, SELA

3. Desmond Trufant, Wash

4. Xavier Rhodes, FSU

5. David Amerson, NCST

NB

1. Robert Alford, SE LA

2. Desmond Trufant, Wash

3. Tyrann Mathieu, LSU

4. Darius Slay, Miss St.

5. Jordan Poyer, ORST

FS

1. Kenny Vaccaro, TX

2. Eric Reid, LSU

3. Matt Elam, Fla

4.Phillip Thomas, Fres St

SS

1. Matt Elam, Fla

2. Eric Reid, LSU

3. Jonathan Cyprien, FIU

4. Shamarko Thomas, Syr

5. Zeke Motta, ND

K

Dustin Hopkins, FSU

P

Jeff Locke, UCLA

KR/PR

1. Ace Sanders, SC

2. Tyrann Mathieu, LSU

3. Marquise Goodwin, TX

So there you have it. You can use this as kind of a strategy guide to the draft. When a player gets picked and you're wondering what role that team has in mind for that player, you can come back here and look to see. Hope you guys find this useful, and interesting.

<em>This FanPost was written by a Windy City Gridiron member, and does not necessarily reflect the ideas or opinions of its staff or community.</em>

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