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DT Michael Hill
He is not the biggest or fastest player, but he is a solid cover man and should be at the very least a capable backup. Another tall cornerback, McFadden looked like a top ten pick after his season in which he intercepted eight passes.
NFL teams were expecting him to take another step forward in , but the opposite happened. He had no picks, and looked disinterested and lazy for the majority of the year.
The 49ers are hoping that they get the McFadden, and if they do, they will be getting a good press corner who can stick with the taller elite WRs in the league. At Notre Dame, he scored a total of 22 touchdowns while averaging 6. He has the power to run over defenders and the speed to turn a small gain into a large one.
He was very good in pass coverage in , and his 4. Hill is also a fantastic run stopper, so he is not limited to playing only passing downs. Hill has had multiple off-field issues, so he must prove that he is beyond those.
After losing Allen Robinson and Allen Hurns during free agency, the Jaguars were in need of wide receivers. However, Lazard is slow and struggles to create separation, which is why his best use is almost exclusively in the red-zone. Regardless, if the Jaguars use him correctly, he will be a productive player.
Playing at West Georgia and carrying a lot of off-field baggage prevented Harrison from being drafted, but there is a very good chance he makes the team in Cleveland. Wilkins benefits from the disruption caused by his Clemson teammates. The Raiders started to retool their defense in the draft, an effort that likely will continue in Bryant could be a dynamic pairing with Khalil Mack.
Jones considered entering the NFL Draft but opted to stay in school. Stidham has a lot of upside and could rise to be a first-round QB prospect. Ranking next year's best QB prospects. Atlanta needs to start rebuilding it offensive line, and after passing on the position early in the NFL Draft, that need will persist next year. Deiter can offer tackle or guard value to his future team. The second offensive tackle and third lineman from Wisconsin who earns first-round consideration, Edwards is a massive, powerful tackle who could be a plug-and-play blocker in The Packers might just stay in-state and draft only Wisconsin players in The 49ers have invested mid-round picks and free-agent dollars to the position, but it might take a first-round running back to complete their offense.
Gustin is an active outside pass-rusher who can play right away in the NFL. Jennings might be yet another Alabama linebacker who becomes a first-round pick. He is a massive player who has outstanding physicality to play inside or outside in the NFL. How Saban built Bama assembly line. Ferguson considered entering the NFL Draft but opted to stay in school, and he has the potential to rise as first-round defensive end prospect for a or a defense.
Ohio State keeps churning out offensive line prospects, and Prince looks to be a capable left or right tackle prospect. Randall has a chance to rise as a first-round prospect. He has tremendous range and finishes with great ball skills and tackling ability in space.
Eric Galko Contributor OptimumScouting.