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2016 Saints Draft
Rd  Pick Player/Pos.
1 (12)  Sheldon Rankins DT
2 (47)  Michael Thomas WR
2 (61)  Von Bell FS
4 (120)  David Oneyemata DT
7 (237)  Daniel Lasco RB
2016 Rookie Free Agents Signings:
Jack Allen, OL, Michigan State
Joseph Cheek, OL, Texas A&M
Ken Crawley, DB, Colorado
Jared Dangerfield, WR, WKU
Trae Elston, DB, Ole Miss
De'Vante Harris, CB, Texas A&M
Marcus Henry, C, Boise State
Sione Houma, FB, Michigan
Dillon Lee, LB, Alabama
Tommylee Lewis, WR, N. Ill.
Ryker Matthews, OT, BYU
DJ Pettway, DL, Alabama
Jeff Schoettmer, S, UNC
Dominique Tovell, LB, UL-Laf.
Landon Turner, G, UNC
John Walker, DB, Colorado
Jordan Williams, WR, Ball St.
Avery Young, OL, Auburn
Jake Lampman WR Ferris St.
Jimmy Pruitt CB San Jose St.
2015 Saints Draft
Rd  Pick Player/Pos.
1 (12)  Andrus Peat OT
1 (31)  Stephone Anthony LB
2 (12)  Hau'Oli Kikaha LB
3 (11)  Garrett Grayson QB
4 (14)  P.J. Williams CB
5 (12)  Davis Tull LB
5 (18) Tyeler Davison DT
5 (31) Damian Swann CB
7 (13) Marcus Murphy RB
2015 Rookie Free Agents Signings: DL - Tavaris Barnes, Kaleb Eulls, Ashaad Mabry, Bobby Richardson, G - Doniel Gambrell, Cyril Lemon, WR - R.J. Harris, Malcolme Kennedy, OT- Sean Hickey, LB Marcus Pierce-Brewster, Stephon Sanders, TE - Harold Spears, Jack Tabb, LB Henry Coley, OL Antonio Johnson, K Zach Hocker and WR Kyle Prater.
2014 Saints Draft
Rd  Pick Player/Pos.
1 (20)  Brandin Cooks WR
2 (58)  Stan Jean-Baptiste CB
4 (126)  Kahri Fortt ILB
5 (167)  Vinnie Sunseri SS
5 (169)  Ronald Powell DE
6 (202)  Tavon Rooks OT


2013 Saints Draft
Rd  Pick Player/Pos.
1 (15)  Kenny Vaccaro S
3 (75)  Terron Armstead T
3 (82)  John Jenkins DT
5 (144)  Kenny Stills WR
6 (183)  Rufus Johnson DE
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1 New Orleans Saints 2017 free agency outlook: Cornerbacks Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On Today 01:31 PM

By Herbie Teope -- Picayune

With a projected $30 million in available salary cap space, the*New Orleans Saints want to be aggressive in free agency when the league's calendar year kicks off on March 9.

And if there is a position to target, cornerback is likely on the table when considering the Saints come off a season ranked last in the league against the pass, allowing 273.8 yards per game.

Injuries, of course, played a major role.

Delvin Breaux missed six games while recovering from a broken fibula before landing on injured reserve with a shoulder injury; P.J. Williams was placed on injured reserve with a concussion; Damian Swann landed on injured reserve before the start of the regular season; and rookie Ken Crawley suffered a knee injury in the final week of the regular season.

Full Story -- Picayune
Saints Should Pursue DE/DT Calais Campbell Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On Today 11:41 AM

By Ty Anania -- Whodat Dish

Calais Campbell could provide much-needed versatility, experience, and pass-rushing to the New Orleans Saints defense.

The New Orleans Saints are in the market for a pass-rusher along the EDGE.b And at first glance, Calais Campbell isn’t the ideal fit. He’s not a traditional EDGE rusher. In 2016 he often lined up as a DT and is better suited for run support than for rushing the passer.

But when you break down the tape, you’ll find a player that is more than capable of playing along the edge, and who can get after the passer better than most men his size. If anyone was getting double teamed along that Cardinals defensive line, 90% of the time it was Campbell. Even when he lined up at DE. And still he got things done.

He’s built on strength rather than speed, which is what sets him apart from the traditional DE. But he’s athletic enough to generate pressure along the edge even without pure speed. And he did score a 53-yard fumble return against the Saints, so he’s got some legs on him still.

Full Story -- Whodat Dish
Saints carry annual question mark at guard into free agency Posted By: Andrus Posted On Yesterday 10:10 PM

By Larry Holder, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

I can imagine the New Orleans Saints personnel department littered with cups of chewed up and spit out fingernails after discussions of where the team stood at offensive line entering the 2016 season.

The Saints badly wanted to be in the market for a free-agent guard. The team's lack of salary cap space hindered any effort to compete for someone like the Raiders' Kelechi Osemele.

Then the Saints hoped to draft one.

"If that opportunity presents itself for us, we wouldn't hesitate in the (draft) selection and then you got to let him kind of earn that tick (starting job)," Sean Payton said at last year's league owners meetings in Boca Raton, Fla.

That didn't happen either...

Full Story - NOLA.com
Sean Payton 'absolutely' expects Brandin Cooks to be with Saints in 2017 Posted By: Andrus Posted On Yesterday 10:10 PM

By Josh Katzenstein, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

It appears people can stop speculating about the New Orleans Saints using wide receiver Brandin Cooks as trade bait.

NFL Network and ESPN reported in December that Cooks' name could surface in trade discussions after he expressed frustration with his role in the offense.

Coach Sean Payton addressed the Cooks situation Tuesday on an interview with Sirius XM Radio after being asked if he anticipated Cooks being with the Saints at the start of 2017.

"Absolutely I do," Payton told Tom Pelissero, the USA Today NFL reporter hosting the show Shein on Sports. "And, really, if you really want to cut down to the chase, he's a magnificent kid--a worker, he's not a kid anymore. He's a tremendous player. He practices 100 miles per hour. You have to slow him down some. He's got a great rapport with Drew."

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Sean Payton labels pass rusher, cornerback 'must' adds for Saints this offseason Posted By: Andrus Posted On Yesterday 10:10 PM

By Josh Katzenstein, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

NFL teams are often coy about their offseason plans, but the New Orleans Saints' top priorities are so obvious that coach Sean Payton isn't trying to be shy.

During an interview with Sirius XM Radio Tuesday, Payton said the Saints had two meetings last week to discuss free agency and the draft. The team's key evaluators try to distinguish plans by putting roster holes that warrant addressing in three categories -- must, need and want.

After another poor overall performance by the defense in 2016, two holes are the most glaring on the roster.

"Listen, there's a pass rusher must, an edge player," Payton told guest host Tom Pelissero of USA Today on the show. "Fortunately, there's a few of those in the draft. There's a

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1 Even with Drew Brees, Sean Payton admits Saints are always looking for quarterbacks Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On Yesterday 07:02 PM

By Ryan Wilson -- CBS Sports

Tom Brady is 39 and just a few weeks removed from his latest Super Bowl title. He’s playing so well that there’s no talk of retirement, but of how long he’ll continue to play. And while we don’t have this conversation with the same frequency when talking about 38-year-old Drew Brees, it’s not because he still isn’t playing at a high level but because the Saints haven’t had a winning season since 2013, which is also the last year they made the playoffs.

New Orleans’ struggles are less a reflection of Brees, who ranked second in QB efficiency last season, according to Football Outsiders -- behind only Matt Ryan -- and more to do with the an annually terrible defense. Still, Saints coach Sean Payton knows that Brees can’t play forever, which is why he concedes that the organization is perpetually on the lookout for its next quarterback.

“I think that topic exists and has existed because of the nature of the position,” Payton said to Bruce Murray and Brady Quinn during an appearance on Sirius XM NFL Radio. “I think we’re in the quarterback business always because they’re so difficult to find. And there’s been a year or two we’re close to drafting maybe a player and he went a little before we were ready to pick. And certainly you pay attention to it when your quarterback’s older.”

Full Story -- CBS Sports
1 Film Study: Saints Should Avoid Signing GB’s Nick Perry Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On Yesterday 01:33 PM

By Ty Anania -- Whodat Dish

The New Orleans Saints are in the market for a pass rusher. And on paper, Nick Perry looks the part.

But Perry’s numbers are inflated, and paint a prettier picture than does his tape. The New Orleans Saints would do well to look elsewhere for help along the edge.

Perry is a former first round pick, and 2016 was his breakout year. His 11 sacks are tied for 8th best in the league. And those numbers would likely be even higher if a hand injury hadn’t knocked Perry out of the Packers base defense in Week 13. He played the rest of the season with a cast, and still managed to rack up 3 sacks in those last games, having been relegated to pass-rushing duties.

Simply put, Perry has strength and sound tendencies but lacks creativity as a pass rusher. And he has concerningly slow feet. He gets easily engaged and swallowed up by TEs. And when he drops back into coverage, as GB occasionally had him do, he’s exposed.

Full Story -- Whodat Dish
1 Saints free agency targets: Andre Ellington may be an underrated playmaker Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On 02-20-2017 10:44 PM

One way or another, the Saints will have to add a pass-catcher at tailback. The draft is flush with options, but pursuing Andre Ellington in free agency could be the better value.

By John Sigler -- Canal Street Chronicles

As I’ve said before, tailback is an area to upgrade for the New Orleans Saints in 2017. While Mark Ingram is blazing his own path through the history books, a receiving compliment to him in the backfield has not emerged. No Saints tailback averaged 30+ receiving yards for just the second time since Sean Payton was hired as head coach. It’s the first time since 2006 that none of the rostered tailbacks broke even the 20+ receiving yards mark.

So with free agency looming just three weeks away, now is as good a time as any to begin looking at players the Saints may pursue. The first player in my series of free agent profiles is Arizona Cardinals tailback Andre Ellington.

Ellington (5-foot-9, 200-pounds, 28-years old) has had a curious career arc. He was the new wave as a 2013 sixth round draft pick in Arizona, picking up 2,078 yards from scrimmage during his first two years (averaging 76.9-yards per game). Ellington added 10 pounds of muscle mass to his already maxed-out frame during his second offseason, which was too much for him to carry. He wound up missing games to turf toe and a hip pointer injury cut his 2014 season short.

Full Story -- Chronicles
Steve Gleason, nonprofit help in 24-hour push to rebuild flood victim's home Posted By: Andrus Posted On 02-20-2017 08:21 PM

By Alice Harrison

While she was slowly losing her ability to move her muscles as a result of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a degenerative motor neuron disease, Julie Harvey also suddenly found herself without a home. In a flash, the August floods destroyed the Baton Rouge residence where she and her husband, Roy, had lived for more than 20 years.

Without flood insurance, since they were not required to purchase it, the couple found themselves in deep trouble. In the months following the floods, the Harveys have primarily lived in a temporary trailer in their backyard, where every night Julie Harvey has had no choice but to sleep in her wheelchair.

On Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, things finally began looking up for the couple. Team Gleason, a nonprofit organization founded by Steve Gleason, the former New Orleans Saints player who is also battling ALS, and his wife, Michel, partnered with New Orleans-based SBP, formerly the St. Bernard Project, to reconstruct the Harveys' home. Folgers, the Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF) and reSET are also contributing to the effort...

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New Orleans Saints 2017 free agency outlook: Tight ends Posted By: Andrus Posted On 02-20-2017 08:19 PM

By Josh Katzenstein, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

After experiencing life without Jimmy Graham in 2015, the New Orleans Saints decided to invest heavily at tight end in 2016.

Coby Fleener was the Saints' top free agent signing last year, coming to New Orleans on a five-year worth up to $36 million. Expectations were sky high for the pass-catching tight end, but between a slow adjustment process and the emergence of rookie wide receiver Michael Thomas, Fleener's impact didn't quite measure up.

Regardless, Fleener's presence makes it unlikely the Saints invest heavily at tight end again this year.

Free agency begins on March 9. The Saints are projected to have nearly $30 million in cap space available, but they might just target a few positions of major need.

Over the next couple weeks, we'll review the top free agents who could be available at every position...

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Nick Underhill: Why picking 11th might be better for the Saints than picking 10th Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On 02-20-2017 08:09 PM

Why picking 11th might be better for the Saints than picking 10th

By Nick Underhill -- Advocate

Higher is almost always better when it comes to the draft.

No one wants to be in the middle of the pack. The only teams completely satisfied with their picks are the ones at the very top and the team that won the Super Bowl. Everyone else probably wishes they were somewhere else in the order.

The New Orleans Saints probably feel the same way. What picking at 11 means is they’re likely too far away to think about getting someone like Texas A&M pass rusher Myles Garrett, who would alleviate many of the issues New Orleans needs to solve on defense, but high enough to still get a good player.

But there might be one reason the Saints are happy with picking 11th instead of, say, ninth or 10th: It will cost less money. And not just in the sense that the 10th pick will likely make more than $200,000 than whoever is picked 11th in 2017. No, there should be significant savings, down the road, when New Orleans goes to pick up the fifth-year (team) option on the player it drafts this year, for the 2021 season...

Full Story -- Advocate
Saints spent heavy on TE last offseason meaning 2017 focus will turn elsewhere Posted By: Andrus Posted On 02-20-2017 01:52 PM

By Larry Holder, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

You may never witness again the New Orleans Saints as active with their free-agent piggy bank at tight end than they were last offseason. That's why the Saints will look elsewhere to hand out free-agent dollars from this year's budget.

The Saints awarded their most lucrative free-agent deal of their 2016 offseason to Coby Fleener. This occurred after the reliable Benjamin Watson received a deal too good to pass up in Baltimore.

Before inking Fleener, the Saints retained Michael Hoomanawanui to keep a blocking presence at the position. You had to figure the Saints would let restricted free agent Josh Hill walk when Hill signed an offer sheet with the Bears.

Not so.

Instead, the Saints matched the offer to keep Hill in New Orleans. I didn't think the deal made much sense given the contracts already handed out to Fleener and Hoomanawanui.

Not so...

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Film Study: Saints Could Do Better Than Melvin Ingram Posted By: Andrus Posted On 02-20-2017 01:52 PM

By Ty Anania

The New Orleans Saints are in the market for a pass rusher. Many expect them to address the need both in free agency and the draft.

If the New Orleans Saints do go after a free agent pass rusher, there’s a chance they’ll go after Chargers DE/OLB Melvin Ingram.

After looking over his tape, I have to say: the Saints could do better than signing Ingram. He is reportedly asking for Oliver Vernon money at around 5 years, $85 million. That’s top dollar for a DE. And there are simply better DE free agents out there this year.

I see Ingram as a versatile, talented DE who could fit well in Dennis Allen’s “multiple” defense. But he’s just not the explosive pass-rusher that this Saints roster so desperately needs.

What jumps out off of Ingram’s tape is his versatility. He is an instinctual and athletic player that can fill multiple roles across the field...

Full Story - WhoDatDish
Sean Payton on Saints' defensive woes: 'We've got to find a pass rusher' Posted By: Andrus Posted On 02-20-2017 01:46 PM

By Jared Dubin

The New Orleans Saints once again had one of the NFL’s worst defenses last season. The Saints finished 2016 ranked 27th in yards allowed, 31st in points allowed, and 30th in Football Outsiders’ defensive DVOA. They’d finished 31st, 32nd, and 32nd in 2015, and 31st, 28th, and 31st in 2014.

At the root of the issues, yet again, was a distinct lack of pass rush. New Orleans finished with 30 sacks last season, 27th in the NFL. The Saints’ Adjusted Sack Rate, per FO, was just 5.0 percent -- far below average. That figure also represented a steep drop from the 6.0 percent rate the Saints had posted the year before.

Thus, Saints coach Sean Payton stated the obvious this week.

“It’s a must. We’ve got to find a pass-rusher,” Payton said, per the team’s official web site. “Now, whether that comes from free agency or that comes from the draft, we have to be better at affecting the quarterback. Last year if you took hurries, sacks, pressures -- a study of all three things that can happen with a rush -- we were in the bottom third of the league and that has to get better.”

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McMullen: Saints must improve their pass rush to avoid mediocrity Posted By: Andrus Posted On 02-20-2017 01:44 PM

By John McMullen

The New Orleans Saints have turned into one of the most consistent teams in the NFL.

Fast forward to February of 2018 and you can pretty much check off that Drew Brees will have thrown for 5,000-or-so yards and the team’s defense will have squandered most of that explosiveness by failing to get to the opposition’s signal caller. And oh yeah, Saints head coach Sean Payton will send his agent out to find a soft landing spot after a seven-win campaign.

Yes, despite carrying a positive connotation usually, consistency is not necessarily always a good thing as evidenced by the Saints’ three straight 7-9 finishes and their four 7-9 marks in the last five campaigns.

Considering Brees is now 38 and being able to throw the football better than just about anyone else is not going to be a constant for that much longer in New Orleans so it’s time to fix a defense that has been broken for far too long.

You would think that the team’s affinity for finishing at 7-9 would have them looking to Jeff Fisher as the leader of its stop unit but all jokes aside another former head coach, Dennis Allen, remains in charge of a unit that finished 27th in the NFL and allowed 28.4 points per game.

Payton has pegged most of the problems as being up front, particularly that inability to get the opposing signal caller.

“It’s a must,” the veteran coach admitted to the team’s website when asked about the pass rush. “We’ve got to find a pass-rusher. Now, whether that comes from free agency or that comes from the draft, we have to be better at affecting the quarterback.”...

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NFC South Draft Talk -- Mike Detillier Posted By: Dan in Lafayette Posted On 02-19-2017 11:51 AM

NFC South Draft Talk

By Mike Detillier -- Houma Courier

I spoke to an AFC general manager last week and asked him to give me the "nightmare" draft picks by NFC South teams that would give the division an advantage over other teams in the league in 2017.

"I don't think he will be around when the Carolina Panthers pick, but it would be Leonard Fournette from LSU," the AFC general manager said. "With all those huge young wide receivers and Greg Olsen at tight end, to have a elite back like Fournette along with Cam Newton would be difficult to defense. I think Fournette is going to be a star in the NFL. When healthy he is a lot like Adrian Peterson. If not Fournette, I would go with the Florida State halfback Dalvin Cook. Cook is powerful, an excellent vision runner and a very good receiver coming out of the backfield."

He said don't be surprised of the Falcons draft an offensive player early.

"Atlanta has shown they are an aggressive team when it comes to going after who they want. They could use another pass rusher off the edge, but I wouldn't be surprised to see them piece together a deal to move up and do what they did a few years back to acquire wide receiver Julio Jones from Alabama, and go right back to the Alabama Crimson Tide team and pick tight end O.J. Howard," he said. "He was not used a lot at Alabama as a pass catching threat until his senior year, but he has the looks of an All-Pro talent. Howard is a huge target wide receiver playing tight end and they have really never replaced Tony Gonzalez. With Matt Ryan, Julio (Jones) and the two young backs in Tevin Coleman and Devonta Freeman, and then throw in a player like O.J. Howard, that would cause your defense a lot of headaches."

MORE -- Courier

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NFL Prospects from THE BOOT -- Mike Detillier
Posted On 01-29-2017

NFL Prospects from THE BOOT

By Mike Detillier

I have been evaluating college talent headed to the NFL for 30 years and every year something jumps out at me. In the 2017 NFL draft class, what jumps out to me is the huge amount of potential pro prospects with Louisiana roots available to the 32 NFL teams.

Six out of the last nine years Louisiana per capita has produced more NFL players than any other state in the United States. In those 3 other years they came in second.

I have never seen so many potential Louisiana pro prospects in my 30 years covering the college football world in one draft class. Below are prospects who played high school football and grew up in Louisiana.

In my potential top-30 prospects Louisiana has 4:

Leonard Fournette-Halfback, LSU (St. Augustine)
Tim Williams- Outside Linebacker, Alabama (University Lab)
Cam Robinson-Offensive Tackle, Alabama (West Monroe)
Tre’Davious White-Cornerback, LSU (Green Oaks-Shreveport)

Prospects considered to be selected in the second or third round of the 2017 NFL draft Louisiana has 6 in:

Malachi Dupre-Wide Receiver, LSU (John Curtis)
Davon Godchaux-Defensive Tackle, LSU (Plaquemine)
Jeremy Cutrer-Cornerback, Middle Tennessee (Jewel-Sumner-Kentwood)
Duke Riley-Outside Linebacker, LSU (John Curtis)
Carlos Henderson-Wide Receiver, Louisiana Tech (McDonogh 35)
Kendell Beckwith-Middle Linebacker, LSU (East Feliciana)

NFL prospects with very late third round into the fifth round Louisiana has 6 prospects:

Tanzel Smart-Defensive Tackle, Tulane (Scotlandville Magnet)
Chad Williams-Wide Receiver, Grambling (Madison Prep)
Elijah McGuire-Halfback, UL-Lafayette (Vandebilt-Catholic)
Trent Taylor-Wide Receiver, Louisiana Tech (Evangel Christian)
Travin Dural-Wide Receiver, LSU (Breaux Bridge)
Xavier Woods-Strong Safety, Louisiana Tech (West Monroe)

Prospects with either sixth or seventh round pick grades Louisiana has 7 potential draft choices:

Cameron Tom-Offensive Center, Southern Mississippi (Catholic High B.R.)
D’Nerius Antoine-Strong Safety, Southern Mississippi (Westgate)
Cethan Carter-Tight End, Nebraska (Rummel)
Josh Boutte-Offensive Guard, LSU (Westgate)
B.J. Singleton-Defensive Tackle, Houston (Destrehan)
Lenard Tillery-Halfback, Southern (McKinley)
Dwayne Thomas-Cornerback, LSU (O. Perry Walker)

Prospects who just missed out on late round pick grades and will be signed as NFL free agents Louisiana has 5 in:

Speedy Noil-Wide Receiver/Return Man, Texas A&M (Edna Karr)
DeSean Smith-Tight End, LSU (Barbe)
Rickey Jefferson-Free Safety, LSU (Destrehan)
Lazedrick Thompson-Halfback, Tulane (St. Charles Catholic)
Otha Peters-Outside/Inside Linebacke,r UL-Lafayette (Covington)

The above numbers are just remarkable for our state to produce in one draft class.

Watch for Engram

I know the New Orleans Saints need help on the defensive side of the ball, but we all know Sean Payton loves offensive players and this is an offense-driven league. In Round 2 of the 2017 NFL draft don’t be surprised to see the Saints take a long look at Ole Miss tight end Evan Engram, if he is still on the board.

The 6-3, 230 pound Engram has re-written the Rebel records for receptions for tight ends and he wowed the scouts in Mobile, Alabama this past week at...
Mike Detillier's Top 85 Players of the 2017 NFL Draft
Posted On 01-28-2017

Top 85 Players of the 2017 NFL Draft

By Mike Detillier

1. Myles Garrett - Defensive End, Texas A&M

2. Leonard Fournette - Halfback, LSU

3. Jonathan Allen - Defensive End/Tackle, Alabama

4. Deshaun Watson - Quarterback, Clemson

5. Dalvin Cook - Halfback, Florida State

6. Derek Barnett - Defensive End, Tennessee

7. Jamal Adams - Strong Safety, LSU

8. Malik Hooker - Free Safety, Ohio State

9. Mike Williams - Wide Receiver, Clemson

10. Reuben Foster - Inside Linebacker, Alabama

11. Solomon Thomas - Defensive End, Stanford

12. Jalen "Teez" Tabor - Cornerback, Florida

13. Cam Robinson - Offensive Tackle, Alabama

14. Tim Williams - Outside Linebacker, Alabama

15. Jabrill Peppers - Strong Safety, Michigan

16. O.J. Howard - Tight End, Alabama

17. Sidney Jones - Cornerback, Washington

18. Takkarist McKinley - Outside Linebacker, UCLA

19. Marshon Lattimore - Cornerback, Ohio State

20. Mitch Trubisky - Quarterback, North Carolina

21. Corey Davis - Wide Receiver, Western Michigan

22. Malik McDowell - Defensive Tackle, Michigan State

23. Ryan Ramczyk - Offensive Tackl, Wisconsin

24. Christian McCaffrey - Halfback, Stanford

25. Taco Charlton - Defensive End, Michigan

26. Tre'Davious White - Cornerback, LSU

27. John Ross - Wide Receiver, Washington

28. Marlon Humphrey - Cornerback, Alabama

29. Zach Cunningham - Outside/Inside Linebacker, Vanderbilt

30. David Njoku - Tight End, Miami (Fla.)

31. Cordrea Tankersley - Cornerback, Clemson

32. Charles Harris - Defensive End, Missouri

33. T.J. Watt - Outside Linebacker, Wisconsin

34. Carlos Watkins - Defensive Tackle, Clemson

35. Forrest Lamp - Offensive Guard, Western Kentucky

36. Jarrad Davis - Inside Linebacker, Florida

37. Desmond King - Cornerback, Iowa

38. Carl Lawson - Defensive End, Auburn

39. DeShone Kizer - Quarterback, Notre Dame

40. Ethan Pocic - Offensive Center/Guard, LSU

41. Adoree' Jackson - Cornerback, USC

42. Haason Reddick - Outside Linebacker, Rutgers

43. Quincy Wilson - Cornerback, Florida

44. Ryan Anderson - Outside Linebacker, Alabama

45. Raekwon McMillan - Middle Linebacker, Ohio State

46. Dede Westbrook - Wide Receiver, Oklahoma

47. Caleb Brantley - Defensive Tackle, Florida

48. Evan Engram - Tight End, Mississippi

49. Jordan Leggett - Tight End, ...
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