2015 NFL Draft: Quarterbacks

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1. Jameis Winston, Florida State
Height: 6-4 Weight: 232 Class: rSo

Strengths:
– Strong armed
– 26-1 career record
– Fast release
– Super Accurate
– Ran a pro-offense

Weaknesses
– Off the field concerns
– Tends to make questionable decisions – Isn’t fast

Comparison
Ben Roethlisberger

Final Grade
Round 1

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2. Marcus Mariota, Oregon
Height: 6-4 Weight: 215 Class: rJr

Strengths
– 2014 Heisman Trophy Winner
– Very accurate
– Extremely athletic
– Great decision maker
– Quick release

Weaknesses
– Ran a college offense
– Doesn’t have a strong arm
– Fumble prone

Comparison
Robert Griffin III

Final grade
Round 1

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3. Brent Hundley, UCLA
Height: 6-3 Weight: 227 Class: rJr

Strengths
– Strong armed
– Dual threat
– Physical framed
– High Potential

Weaknesses
– Accuracy needs work
– Slow release
– Holds on the ball too long

Comparison
Jay Cutler

Final grade
Round 1-2

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4. Bryce Petty, Baylor
Height: 6-3 Weight: 230 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Quick release
– Good pocket presence
– Good decision maker
– Tough

Weaknesses
– Ran a college offense
– Tends to overthrow receiver
– Mechanics need work

Comparison
Ryan Fitzpatrick

Final Grade
Round 3-4

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5. Garrett Grayson, Colorado State
Height: 6-2 Weight: 220 Class: Sr

Strengths
– Good arm strength
– Good mechanics
– Better then average pocket presence
– Ran a pro offense

Weaknesses
– Unaccurate deep ball
– Isn’t very flashy
– Played against inferior competition

Comparison
Matt Flynn

Final Grade
Round 4

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6. Sean Mannion, Oregon State
Height: 6-5 Weight: 220 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Quick release
– Good arm strength
– Smart
– Accurate

Weaknesses
– Not athletic
– Can’t create plays outside the pocket
– 54 career interceptions

Comparison
Derek Anderson

Final Grade
Round 6

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7. Connor Halliday, Washington State
Height: 6-4 Weight: 198 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Stands tall in the pocket
– Strong arm
– Quick release

Weaknesses
– Injury prone
– Makes bad decisions
– Ran a shotgun only offense

Comparison
Case KennumĀ 

Final Grade
Round 7

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8. Cody Fajardo, Nevada
Height: 6-2 Weight: 215 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Good mobility
– Good accuracy
– Very intelligent

Weaknesses
– Ran a college offense
– Tends to hold the ball too long
– Pocket presence needs improvement

Comparison
Tyrod Taylor

Final Grade
Round 7

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9. Hutson Mason, Georgia
Height: 6-2 Weight: 207 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Ran a pro offense
– Good decision maker
– Has good mobility

Weaknesses
– One year starter
– Weak arm
– Accuracy needs work

Comparison
Chase Daniel

Final Grade
Round 7

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10. Shane Carden, East Carolina
Height: 6-2 Weight: 221 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Good pocket presence
– Flexible in play calling
– Good accuracy

Weaknesses
– Footwork needs work
– Slow release
– Lacks a arm

Comparison
Luke McCown

Final Grade
Round 7

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11. Anthony Boone, Duke
Height: 6-0 Weight: 239 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Extremely smart
– Good short accuracy
– 19-6 career record

Weaknesses
– Weak arm
– Small
– Slow release

Comparison
Sencea Wallace

Final Grade
Round 7- FA

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12. Blake Sims, Alabama
Height: 6-0 Weight: 212 Class: rSr

Strengths
– Very athletic
– Good arm
– Can extend plays

Weaknesses
– One year starter
– A product of a good team
– Makes bone headed decisions

Comparison
Kellen Moore

Final Grade
Round 7 – FA

Honorable mention
13. Taylor Heinicke, Old Dominion
14. Brandon Bridge, South Alabama
15. Bo Wallace, Ole Miss
16. Taylor Kelly, Arizona State

2015 NFL Draft Top 100

1. QB Jameis Winston, Florida State
2. OLB Dante Fowler, Florida
3. WR Amari Cooper, Alabama
4. OLB Vic Beasley, Clemson
5. DT Leonard Williams, USC
6. CB Trae Waynes, Michigan State
7. QB Marcus Mariota, Oregon
8. DT Danny Shelton, Washington
9. OT Brandon Scherff, Iowa
10. WR Kevin White, West Virginia
11. OLB Shane Ray, Missouri
12. S Landon Collins, Alabama
13. OLB Randy Gregory, Nebraska
14. DE Alvin Dupree, Kentucky
15. OT La’el Collins, LSU
16. RB Melvin Gordon, Wisconsin
17. WR Jaelen Strong, Arizona State
18. OT Andrus Peat, Stanford
19. DT Eddie Goleman, Florida State
20. TE Maxx Williams, Minnesota
21. OT Ereck Flowers, Miami
22. DT Malcolm Brown, Texas
23. MLB Eric Kendricks, California
24. DE Arik Armstead, Oregon
25. WR Dorial Green-Beckhum, Oklahoma
26. OT Jake Fisher, Oregon
27. CB Marcus Peters, Washington
28. C Cameron Erving, Florida State
29. CB P.J Williams, Florida State
30. OT D.J Humphries, Florida
31. QB Brent Hundley, UCLA
32. CB Kevin Johnson, Wake Forest
33. WR Breshad Perriman, Central Florida
34. OT T.J Clemmings, Pittsburgh
35. MLB Stephone Anthony, Clemson
36. OLB Eli Harold, Virginia
37. CB Jalen Collins, LSU
38. RB Todd Gurley, Georgia
39. WR DeVante Parker, Louisville
40. OLB Shaq Thompson, Washington
41. DE Owamagbe Odighizuwa, UCLA
42. WR Nelson Agholor, USC
43. RB Duke Johnson, Miami
44. MLB Benardrick McKinney, Mississippi State
45. WR Rashad Greene, Florida State
46. G A.J Cann, South Carolina
47. DT Michael Bennett, Ohio State
48. RB Jay Ajayi, Boise State
49. DT Jordan Philips, Oklahoma
50. DE Preston Smith, Mississippi State
51. DT Carl Davis, Iowa
52. RB Tevin Coleman, Indiana
53. G Tre Jackson, Florida State
54. WR Sammie Coates, Auburn
55. RB T.J Yeldon, Alabama
56. TE Devin Funchess, Michigan
57. CB Ronald Darby, Florida State
58. RB Ameer Abdullah, Nebraska
59. TE Clive Walford, Miami
60. QB Bryce Petty, Baylor
61. DE Mario Edwards Jr, Florida State
62. OT Donovan Smith, Penn State
63. S Cody Prewitt, Ole Miss
64. G Laken Tomlinson, Duke
65. TE Nick O’Leary, Florida State
66. WR Devin Smith, Ohio State
67. DE Danielle Hunter, LSU
68. CB Eric Rowe, Utah
69. WR Philip Dorsett, Miami
70. MLB Paul Dawson, TCU
71. CB Alex Carter, Stanford
72. OT Rob Havenstein, Wisconsin
73. DT Xavier Cooper, Washington State
74. QB Garrett Grayson, Colorado State
75. CB Quinten Collins, Miami (Ohio)
76. RB Jeremy Langford, Michigan State
77. OLB Max Valles, Virginia
78. OT Darryl Williams, Oklahoma
79. G Arie Koundjio, Alabama
80. DE Nate Orchard, Utah
81. OT Cedric Ogbuehi, Texas A&M
82. WR Tyler Lockett, Kansas State
83. C Hroniss Grasu, Oregon
84. MLB Denzel Perryman, Miami
85. OT Ty Sambralio, Colorado State
86. WR Jamison Crowder, Duke
87. RB Javorius Allen, USC
88. TE Jeff Heuerman, Ohio State
89. DT Grady Jarrett, Clemson
90. CB Byron Jones, Connecticut
91. S Gerod Holliman, Louisville
92. TE Jesse James, Penn State
93. G Ali Marpet, Hobart
94. DE Henry Anderson, Stanford
95. DT Marcus Hardison, Arizona State
96. OLB Lorenzo Mauldin, Louisville
97. CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu, Oregon
98. S Chris Hackett, TCU
99. C Reese Dismukes, Auburn
100. WR Justin Hardy, East Carolina

2014 Review: Strong Safety

2014: SS Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Kam Chancellor , Seahawks
2. Antoine Bethea , 49ers
3. Donte Whitner , Browns
4. Mike Adams , Colts
5. Morgan Burnett , Packers
6. T.J Ward , Broncos
7. James Ihedigbo , Lions
8. Reshad Jones , Dolphins
9. Roman Harper , Panthers
10. Barry Church , Cowboys
11. Antrel Rolle , Giants
12. George IIoka , Bengals
13. Patrick Chung , Patriots
14. Kemal Ishmael , Falcons
15. Marcus Gilchrist , Chargers
16. T.J McDonald , Rams
17. Ron Parker , Chiefs
18. Da’Norris Searcy , Bills
19. Nate Allen , Eagles
20. Ryan Mundy , Bears
21. Robert Blanton , Vikings
22. Deone Bucannon , Cardinals
23. George Wilson , Titans
24. Kenny Vaccaro , Saints
25. Dawan Landry , Jets
26. Johnathan Cyprien , Jaguars
27. Troy Polamalu , Steelers
28. D.J Swearinger , Texans
29. Brandian Ross , Raiders
30. Brandon Meriweather , Redskins
31. Major Wright , Buccaneers
32. Matt Elam , Ravens

2014 Review: Free Safety

2014: FS Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Earl Thomas , Seahawks
2. Eric Weddle , Chargers
3. Harrison Smith , Vikings 
4. Devin McCourty , Patriots
5. Glover Quin , Lions
6. Malcolm Jenkins , Eagles
7. Charles Woodson , Raiders
8. Reggie Nelson , Bengals
9. Tashaun Gipson , Browns
10. Eric Reid , 49ers
11. Ha Ha Clinton-Dix , Packers
12. Rashad Johnson , Cardinals
13. Michael Griffin , Titans
14. Rahim Moore , Broncos
15. Aaron Williams , Bills
16. Louis Delmas , Dolphins
17. Kendrick Lewis , Texans
18. Husain Abdullah , Chiefs
19. Mike Mitchell , Steelers
20. Dwight Lowery , Falcons
21. Quintin Demps , Giants
22. Darian Stewart , Ravens
23. Rodney McLeod , Rams
24. J.J Wilcox , Cowboys
25. Ryan Clark , Redskins
26. Thomas DeCoud , Panthers
27. Chris Conte , Bears
28. LaRon Landry , Colts
29. Calvin Pryor , Jets
30. Dashon Goldson , Buccaneers
31. Josh Evans , Jaguars
32. Rafael Bush , Saints

2014 Review: Cornerbacks

2014: CB Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Richard Sherman , Seahawks
2. Darrelle Revis , Patriots
3. Vontae Davis , Colts
4. Brent Grimes , Dolphins
5. Joe Haden , Browns
6. Chris Harris , Broncos
7. Brandon Flowers , Chargers
8. Desmond Trufant , Falcons
9. Aqlib Talib , Broncos
10. Sean Smith , Chiefs 
11. Darius Slay , Lions
12. Kareem Jackson , Texans
13. Prince Amukamura , Giants
14. Xavier Rhodes , Vikings 
15. Janoris Jenkins , Rams
16. Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie ,  Giants
17. Brandon Browner , Patriots 
18. Leodis McKelvin , Bills
19. Chris Culliver , 49ers
20. Johnathan Joseph , Texans
21. Perrish Cox , 49ers
22. Jason McCourty , Titans
23. Leon Hall , Bengals
24. Antonio Cromartie , Cardinals
25. Alterraun Verner , Buccaneers
26. Kyle Fuller , Bears
27. Corey Graham , Bills
28. Tramon Williams , Packers
29. Rashean Mathis , Lions
30. Johnthan Banks , Buccaneers
31. E.J Gaines , Rams
32. Adam Jones , Bengals
33. Stephon Gilmore , Bills
34. Greg Toler , Colts
35. Jerraud Powers , Cardinals
36. Jason Verrett , Chargers
37. Brandon Boykin , Eagles
38. Jimmy Smith , Ravens
39. Buster Skrine , Browns
40. Patrick Peterson , Cardinals
41. William Gay , Steelers
42. Robert Alford , Falcons
43. Casey Hayward , Packers
44. Byron Maxwell , Seahawks
45. Sam Shields , Packers
46. Darius Butler , Colts
47. Orlando Scandrick , Cowboys
48. Terrance Newman , Bengals
49. Demetrius McCray , Jaguars
50. A.J Bouye , Texans
51. Antoine Cason , Panthers
52. Trumaine Johnson , Rams
53. Dwayne Gratz , Jaguars
54. Bashaud Breeland , Redskins
55. Leonard Johnson , Buccaneers
56. Lardarius Webb , Ravens
57. Cary Williams , Eagles
58. D.J Hayden , Raiders
59. Kennan Lewis , Saints
60. T.J Carrie , Raiders
61. Brice McClain , Steelers
62. DeAngelo Hall , Redskins
63. Shareece Wright , Chargers
64. Josh Norman , Panthers
65. Philip Gaines , Chiefs
66. Josh Robinson , Vikings
67. Logan Ryan , Patriots
68. Dontae Johnson , 49ers
69. Darrin Walls , Jets
70. Captain Munnerlyn , Vikings
71. Bradley Roby , Broncos
72. Melvin White , Panthers
73. Patrick Robinson , Saints
74. Tarrell Brown , Raiders
75. Robert McClain , Falcons
76. Sterling Moore , Cowboys
77. Zack Bowman , Giants
78. Cortland Finnegan , Dolphins
79. Cassius Vaughn , Lions
80. Tim Jennings , Bears
81. Marcus Cooper , Chiefs
82. Blidi Wreh-Wilson , Titans
83. Marcus Williams , Jets
84. David Amerson , Redskins
85. Corey White , Saints
86. Will Blackmon , Jaguars
87. Demontre Hurst , Bears
88. Jamar Taylor , Dolphins
89. Antonio Allen , Jets
90. Cortez Allen , Steelers
91. Coty Sensabaugh , Titans
92. Asa Jackson , Ravens
93. K’Waun Williams , Browns
94. Brandon Carr , Cowboys
95. Tharold Simon , Seahawks
96. Bradley Fletcher , Eagles

2014 Review: Middle Linebackers

2014: MLB Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Luke Kuechly , Panthers
2. Bobby Wagner , Seahawks
3. C.J Mosley , Ravens
4. D’Qwell Jackson , Colts
5. Daryl Smith , Ravens
6. James Laurinaitis , Rams
7. Lawrence Timmons , Steelers
8. Paul Worrilow , Falcons
9. Chris Borland , 49ers
10. David Harris , Jets
11. Rolando McClain , Cowboys
12. Mychal Kendricks , Eagles
13. Demario Davis , Jets
14. Jerod Mayo , Patriots
15. Kennan Robinson , Redskins
16. Karlos Dansby , Browns
17. Curtis Lofton , Saints
18. Craig Robertson , Browns
19. Wesley Woodyard , Titans
20. David Hawthorne , Saints
21. Jameel McClain , Giants
22. Avery Williamson , Titans
23. Jerrell Freeman , Colts
24. Donald Butler , Chargers
25. Brian Cushing , Texans
26. Brandon Spikes , Bills
27. Perry Riley , Redskins
28. Michael Wilhorte , 49ers
29. J.T Thomas , Jaguars
30. Tahir Whitehead , Lions
31. Larry Foote , Cardinals
32. Rey Maualuga , Bengals
33. Joplo Bartu , Falcons
34. Josh Mauga , Chiefs
35. Jasper Brinkley , Vikings
36. Mason Foster , Buccaneers
37. Kavell Connor , Chargers
38. Jason Trusnik , Dolphins
39. Sam Barrington , Packers
40. Casey Matthews , Eagles
41. Miles Burris , Raiders
42. Justin Tuggle , Texans
43. Sean Spence , Steelers
44. Nate Irving , Broncos
45. A.J Hawk , Packers
46. James-Michael Johnson , Chiefs
47. Kevin Minter , Cardinals
48. D.J Williams , Bears

2014 Review: 3-4 Outside Linebackers

2014: 3-4 OLB Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Justin Houston , Chiefs
2. Clay Matthews , Packers
3. Elvis Dummerveil , Ravens
4. Connor Barwin , Eagles
5. Ryan Kerrigan , Redskins
6. Terrell Suggs , Ravens
7. Julius Peppers , Packers
8. Paul Kruger , Browns
9. Junior Galette , Saints
10. Trent Cole , Eagles
11. Tamba Hali , Chiefs
12. Jason Worilds , Steelers
13. Derrick Morgan , Titans
14. Ahmed Brooks , 49ers
15. Quinton Coples , Jets
16. Alex Okafor , Cardinals
17. Whitney Mercilus , Texans
18. Jason Harrison , Steelers
19. Dan Skuta , 49ers
20. Melvin Ingram , Chargers
21. Erik Walden , Colts
22. Kory Biermann , Falcons
23. Bjoern Werner , Colts
24. Jarret Johnson , Chargers
25. Calvin Pace , Jets
26. Barkevious Mingo , Browns
27. Brooks Reed , Texans
28. Trent Murphy , Redskins
29. Sam Acho , Cardinals
30. Kamerion Whimbley , Titans
31. Parys Haralson , Saints
32. Prince Shembo , Falcons

2014 Review: 4-3 Outside Linebackers

2014: 4-3 OLB Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Von Miller , Broncos
2. Lavonte David , Buccaneers
3. Jamie Collins , Patriots
4. Khalil Mack , Raiders
5. DeAndre Levy , Lions
6. Thomas Davis , Panthers
7. Alec Ogletree , Rams
8. Dont’a Hightower , Patriots
9. Anthony Barr , Vikings
10. Jelani Jenkins , Dolphins
11. Nigel Bradham , Bills
12. Brandon Marshall , Broncos
13. Telvin Smith , Jaguars
14. Preston Brown , Bills
15. K.J Wright , Seahawks
16. Vincent Rey , Bengals
17. Chad Greenway , Vikings
18. Bruce Irvin , Seahawks
19. Sio Moore , Raiders
20. Emmanuel Lamur , Bengals
21. Danny Lansanah , Buccaneers
22. Geno Hayes , Jaguars
23. Koa Misi , Dolphins
24. Jacquian Williams , Giants
25. Anthony Hitchens , Cowboys
26. Jon Bostic , Bears
27. Bruce Carter , Cowboys
28. Mark Herzlich , Giants
29. Shea McClellin , Bears
30. Jo-Lonn Dunbar , Rams
31. A.J Klein , Panthers
32. Ashee Palmer , Lions

2014 Review: 3-4 defensive ends

2014: 3-4 DE Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. J.J Watt , Texans
2. Sheldon Richardson , Jets
3. Calais Campbell , Cardinals
4. Haloti Ngata , Ravens
5. Muhammad Wilkerson , Jets
6. Cameron Jordan , Saints
7. Jurrell Casey , Titans
8. Fletcher Cox , Eagles
9. Corey Liuget , Chargers
10. Cameron Heyward , Steelers
11. Desmond Bryant , Browns
12. Justin Smith , 49ers
13. Mike Daniels , Packers
14. Allen Bailey , Chiefs
15. Jason Hatcher , Redskins
16. Jared Crick , Texans
17. Cedric Thornton , Eagles
18. Ricky Jean Francois , Colts
19. Ray McDonald , 49ers
20. Jonathan Babineaux , Falcons
21. Cory Redding , Colts
22. Ropati Pitoitua , Titans
23. Jaye Howard , Chiefs
24. Chris Canty , Ravens
25. Akiem Hicks , Saints
26. Kendall Reyes , Chargers
27. Ishmaa’ily Kitchen , Browns
28. Tommy Kelly , Cardinals
29. Datone Jones , Packers
30. Jarvis Jenkins , Redskins
31. Tyson Jackson , Falcons
32. Cam Thomas , Steelers

2014 Review: 4-3 defensive ends

2014: 4-3 DE Rankings

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These rankings are based on reputation and their production

1. Mario Williams , Bills
2. Jason Pierre-Paul , Giants
3. Robert Quinn , Rams
4. Cameron Wake , Dolphins
5. DeMarcus Ware , Broncos
6. Everson Griffin , Vikings
7. Jerry Hughes , Bills
8. Willie Young , Bears
9. Carlos Dunlap , Bengals
10. Charles Johnson , Panthers
11. Chris Clemons , Jaguars
12. Ezekiel Ansah , Lions
13. Rob Ninovich , Patriots
14. Michael Bennett , Seahawks
15. Chandler Jones , Patriots
16. Jared Allen , Bears
17. Jeremy Mincey , Cowboys
18. Olivier Vernon , Dolphins
19. Justin Tuck , Raiders
20. Jason Jones , Lions
21. Cliff Avril , Seahawks
22. Red Bryant , Jaguars
23. William Gholston , Buccaneers
24. Malik Jackson , Broncos
25. Michael Johnson , Buccaneers
26. Brian Robison , Vikings
27. C.J Wilson , Raiders
28. George Selvie , Cowboys
29. William Hayes , Rams
30. Mathais Kiwanuka , Giants
31. Wes Horton , Panthers
32. Wallace Gilberry , Bengals

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