The NFL Draft has turn out to be a premier occasion in its personal proper, occupying a central place within the offseason dialog, consuming even more attention than the first round of the NBA playoffs. This consideration has given followers extra data than ever earlier than. That makes it extra possible that they’ll have robust opinions on who their staff drafts on Day 3, but it surely will also be overwhelming to separate the gamers on the prime.

Small variations in opinion may be exaggerated in draft discussions, and that may overstate the variations that analysts truly see between gamers prone to go within the early rounds. To fight that, we will acquire knowledge on what draft analysts genuinely consider in regards to the gamers within the draft. By combining rankings from a number of specialists, we will get understanding of what the draft panorama truly appears like.

We’ve compiled an inventory of the highest 300 prospects within the NFL Draft, and we are going to proceed to replace it till the day of the draft. Right now, there’s enter from 60 completely different draft analysts. That checklist will develop past 70 by April 28.

This methodology has executed an outstanding job of predicting how the draft will go and the place gamers are typically slotted. The consensus of those specialists does a greater predictive job than particular person specialists, and amongst these 70-plus analysts, the board itself has ranked within the prime 10 in predicting draft order in every of the final three years — which isn’t one thing any particular person professional can declare.

You may discover some uncommon positional designations as you learn by the chart. “DL1T” refers to nostril tackles, “DL3T” refers to defensive tackles with extra pass-rushing accountability and “DL5T” refers to gamers who can play 3-4 defensive finish or might be both an edge rusher or inside move rusher. We even have nickel corners listed as NCBs, those that will primarily be anticipated to play within the slot. Up till the day of the draft, we’ll publish further insights that may be gleaned from the consensus rankings.

So with none additional ado, right here is the consensus checklist of the highest 300 prospects.

The Consensus Top-300 Big Board

Rank PLAYER School Position Pos Rk

1

Aidan Hutchinson

Michigan

ED

1

2

Kyle Hamilton

Notre Dame

S

1

3

Ikem Ekwonu

North Carolina State

OT

1

4

Evan Neal

Alabama

OT

2

5

Kayvon Thibodeaux

Oregon

ED

2

6

Ahmad Gardner

Cincinnati

CB

1

7

Charles Cross

Mississippi State

OT

3

8

Derek Stingley Jr.

LSU

CB

2

9

Travon Walker

Georgia

ED

3

10

Garrett Wilson

Ohio State

WR

1

11

Jameson Williams

Alabama

WR

2

12

Jermaine Johnson II

Florida State

ED

4

13

Devin Lloyd

Utah

LB

1

14

Tyler Linderbaum

Iowa

OC

1

15

Drake London

USC

WR

3

16

Jordan Davis

Georgia

DL1T

1

17

George Karlaftis

Purdue

ED

5

18

Trent McDuffie

Washington

CB

3

19

Chris Olave

Ohio State

WR

4

20

Treylon Burks

Arkansas

WR

5

21

Kenyon Green

Texas A&M

OG

1

22

Nakobe Dean

Georgia

LB

2

23

Zion Johnson

Boston College

OG

2

24

Andrew Booth Jr.

Clemson

CB

4

25

Trevor Penning

Northern Iowa

OT

4

26

Devonte Wyatt

Georgia

DL3T

1

27

Daxton Hill

Michigan

S

2

28

Malik Willis

Liberty

QB

1

29

David Ojabo

Michigan

ED

6

30

Jahan Dotson

Penn State

WR

6

31

Kaiir Elam

Florida

CB

5

32

Lewis Cine

Georgia

S

3

33

Kyler Gordon

Washington

CB

6

34

Kenny Pickett

Pittsburgh

QB

2

35

Bernhard Raimann

Central Michigan

OT

5

36

Kenneth Walker III

Michigan State

RB

1

37

Jaquan Brisker

Penn State

S

4

38

Boye Mafe

Minnesota

ED

7

39

Breece Hall

Iowa State

RB

2

40

George Pickens

Georgia

WR

7

41

Roger McCreary

Auburn

CB

7

42

Travis Jones

Connecticut

DL1T

2

43

Trey McBride

Colorado State

TE

1

44

Logan Hall

Houston

DL5T

1

45

Matt Corral

Mississippi

QB

3

46

Desmond Ridder

Cincinnati

QB

4

47

Christian Watson

North Dakota State

WR

8

48

Christian Harris

Alabama

LB

3

49

Chad Muma

Wyoming

LB

4

50

Arnold Ebiketie

Penn State

ED

8

51

Sam Howell

North Carolina

QB

5

52

Quay Walker

Georgia

LB

5

53

Tyler Smith

Tulsa

OT

6

54

DeMarvin Leal

Texas A&M

DL5T

2

55

Jalen Pitre

Baylor

S

5

56

Leo Chenal

Wisconsin

LB

6

57

Skyy Moore

Western Michigan

WR

9

58

John Metchie III

Alabama

WR

10

59

Perrion Winfrey

Oklahoma

DL3T

2

60

Nik Bonitto

Oklahoma

LB

7

61

Daniel Faalele

Minnesota

OT

7

62

Drake Jackson

USC

ED

9

63

Isaiah Spiller

Texas A&M

RB

3

64

Darian Kinnard

Kentucky

OG

3

65

Tariq Woolen

Texas-San Antonio

CB

8

66

Jalen Tolbert

South Alabama

WR

11

67

Kingsley Enagbare

South Carolina

ED

10

68

Greg Dulcich

UCLA

TE

2

69

Cameron Thomas

San Diego State

ED

1

70

Nicholas Petit-Frere

Ohio State

OT

8

71

Channing Tindall

Georgia

LB

8

72

Alec Pierce

Cincinnati

WR

12

73

Cole Strange

Chattanooga

OC

2

74

Myjai Sanders

Cincinnati

ED

11

75

Abraham Lucas

Washington State

OT

9

76

Jeremy Ruckert

Ohio State

TE

3

77

Sam Williams

Mississippi

ED

12

78

Phidarian Mathis

Alabama

DL1T

3

79

Troy Andersen

Montana State

LB

9

80

Carson Strong

Nevada

QB

6

81

David Bell

Purdue

WR

13

82

Dylan Parham (OG)

Memphis

OG

4

83

Josh Paschal

Kentucky

DL5T

3

84

Sean Rhyan

UCLA

OG

5

85

Jamaree Salyer

Georgia

OG

6

86

Dameon Pierce

Florida

RB

4

87

Wan’Dale Robinson

Kentucky

WR

14

88

Marcus Jones

Houston

NCB

1

89

Isaiah Likely

Coastal Carolina

TE

4

90

Khalil Shakir

Boise State

WR

15

91

Coby Bryant

Cincinnati

CB

9

92

Kerby Joseph

Illinois

S

6

93

Brian Asamoah

Oklahoma

LB

10

94

Calvin Austin III

Memphis

WR

16

95

Bryan Cook

Cincinnati

S

7

96

Ed Ingram

LSU

OG

7

97

Damone Clark

LSU

LB

11

98

James Cook

Georgia

RB

5

99

Nick Cross

Maryland

S

8

100

Jelani Woods

Virginia

TE

5

101

Cade Otton

Washington

TE

6

102

Cam Taylor-Britt

Nebraska

NCB

2

103

Martin Emerson

Mississippi State

CB

10

104

Alontae Taylor

Tennessee

CB

11

105

Cam Jurgens

Nebraska

OC

3

106

Brian Robinson Jr.

Alabama

RB

6

107

Charlie Kolar

Iowa State

TE

7

108

DeAngelo Malone

Western Kentucky

ED

13

109

Brandon Smith (LB)

Penn State

LB

12

110

Max Mitchell

Louisiana

OT

10

111

Rachaad White

Arizona State

RB

7

112

Darrian Beavers

Cincinnati

LB

13

113

Justyn Ross

Clemson

WR

17

114

Rasheed Walker

Penn State

OT

11

115

Luke Fortner

Kentucky

OC

4

116

Luke Goedeke

Central Michigan

OG

8

117

Jalyn Armour-Davis

Alabama

CB

12

118

Verone McKinley III

Oregon

S

9

119

Jerome Ford

Cincinnati

RB

8

120

Tyler Allgeier

Brigham Young

RB

9

121

Zachary Carter

Florida

ED

2

122

Zyon McCollum

Sam Houston

CB

13

123

Dominique Robinson

Miami (OH)

ED

14

124

Braxton Jones

Southern Utah

OT

12

125

Derion Kendrick

Georgia

CB

14

126

Zamir White

Georgia

RB

10

127

Kyren Williams

Notre Dame

RB

11

128

Kyle Philips

UCLA

WR

18

129

Thayer Munford

Ohio State

OT

13

130

Tyreke Smith

Ohio State

ED

15

131

Josh Jobe

Alabama

CB

15

132

Alex Wright

Alabama-Birmingham

ED

16

133

Joshua Williams

Fayetteville State

CB

16

134

Matthew Butler

Tennessee

DL3T

3

135

Jalen Wydermyer

Texas A&M

TE

8

136

Pierre Strong Jr.

South Dakota State

RB

12

137

Haskell Garrett

Ohio State

DL3T

4

138

Abram Smith

Baylor

RB

13

139

Bo Melton

Rutgers

WR

19

140

Velus Jones Jr.

Tennessee

WR

20

141

Malcolm Rodriguez

Oklahoma State

LB

14

142

Daniel Bellinger

San Diego State

TE

9

143

Jake Ferguson

Wisconsin

TE

10

144

Spencer Burford

Texas-San Antonio

OG

9

145

Amaré Barno

Virginia Tech

ED

17

146

Hassan Haskins

Michigan

RB

14

147

Mario Goodrich

Clemson

CB

17

148

JoJo Domann

Nebraska

LB

15

149

Dare Rosenthal

Kentucky

OT

14

150

Danny Gray

Southern Methodist

WR

21

151

Joshua Ezeudu

North Carolina

OG

10

152

Akayleb Evans

Missouri

CB

18

153

Isaiah Thomas (ED)

Oklahoma

ED

18

154

Tariq Castro-Fields

Penn State

CB

19

155

Mike Rose

Iowa State

LB

16

156

Damarri Mathis

Pittsburgh

CB

20

157

Lecitus Smith

Virginia Tech

OG

11

158

John Ridgeway

Arkansas

DL1T

4

159

Thomas Booker

Stanford

DL3T

5

160

JT Woods

Baylor

S

10

161

Micheal Clemons

Texas A&M

ED

19

162

Bailey Zappe

Western Kentucky

QB

7

163

Zach Tom

Wake Forest

OG

12

164

Alec Lindstrom

Boston College

OC

5

165

Otito Ogbonnia

UCLA

DL1T

5

166

Cade Mays

Tennessee

OT

15

167

Marquis Hayes

Oklahoma

OG

13

168

Romeo Doubs

Nevada

WR

22

169

Justin Shaffer

Georgia

OG

14

170

Neil Farrell Jr.

LSU

DL1T

6

171

Kevin Austin Jr.

Notre Dame

WR

23

172

Logan Bruss

Wisconsin

OT

17

173

D’Marco Jackson

Appalachian State

LB

17

174

Kellen Diesch

Arizona State

OT

16

175

Matt Araiza

San Diego State

P

1

176

Tyler Badie

Missouri

RB

15

177

Dane Belton

Iowa

S

11

178

Jesse Luketa

Penn State

ED

20

179

Ty Chandler

North Carolina

RB

16

180

Cordale Flott

LSU

CB

21

181

Erik Ezukanma

Texas Tech

WR

24

182

Eyioma Uwazurike

Iowa State

DL1T

7

183

D’Vonte Price

Florida International

RB

17

184

Jack Sanborn

Wisconsin

LB

18

185

Matt Waletzko

North Dakota

OT

18

186

Aaron Hansford

Texas A&M

LB

19

187

Tycen Anderson

Toledo

S

12

188

Terrel Bernard

Baylor

LB

20

189

Smoke Monday

Auburn

S

13

190

Tyquan Thornton

Baylor

WR

25

191

Dohnovan West

Arizona State

OC

6

192

Jeffrey Gunter

Coastal Carolina

ED

21

193

Chigoziem Okonkwo

Maryland

FB

1

194

Christopher Allen

Alabama

ED

22

195

Chris Paul

Tulsa

OG

15

196

Kalon Barnes

Baylor

NCB

3

197

Cole Turner

Nevada

TE

11

198

Kennedy Brooks

Oklahoma

RB

18

199

Cordell Volson

North Dakota State

OG

16

200

Leon O’Neal Jr.

Texas A&M

S

14

201

Mykael Wright

Oregon

NCB

4

202

Andrew Stueber

Michigan

OT

19

203

Zakoby McClain

Auburn

LB

21

204

Kaleb Eleby

Western Michigan

QB

8

205

Jayden Peevy

Texas A&M

DL3T

6

206

Grant Calcaterra

Southern Methodist

TE

12

207

Yusuf Corker

Kentucky

S

15

208

Makai Polk

Mississippi State

WR

26

209

Jack Coan

Notre Dame

QB

9

210

Jerrion Ealy

Mississippi

RB

19

211

Jaylen Watson

Washington State

CB

22

212

Christopher Hinton

Michigan

DL3T

7

213

Jalen Nailor

Michigan State

WR

27

214

Sterling Weatherford

Miami (OH)

LB

23

215

Micah McFadden

Indiana

LB

22

216

Charleston Rambo

Miami (FL)

WR

28

217

Obinna Eze

Texas Christian

OT

20

218

James Mitchell

Virginia Tech

TE

13

219

Kalia Davis

Central Florida

DL3T

8

220

Chasen Hines

LSU

OG

17

221

Percy Butler

Louisiana

S

16

222

Tyler Goodson

Iowa

RB

20

223

Esezi Otomewo

Minnesota

DL5T

4

224

Markquese Bell

Florida AM

S

17

225

Eric Johnson

Missouri State

DL3T

9

226

Bubba Bolden

Miami (FL)

S

18

227

Zonovan Knight

North Carolina State

RB

21

228

Jeremiah Gemmel

North Carolina

LB

24

229

Montaric Brown

Arkansas

NCB

5

230

Chase Lucas

Arizona State

NCB

6

231

Jack Jones

Arizona State

NCB

7

232

Sincere McCormick

Texas-San Antonio

RB

22

233

Reggie Roberson Jr.

Southern Methodist

WR

29

234

Dontario Drummond

Mississippi

WR

30

235

Jermaine Waller

Virginia Tech

CB

23

236

ZaQuandre White

South Carolina

RB

23

237

Quentin Lake

UCLA

S

19

238

Vederian Lowe

Illinois

OT

21

239

Tre Turner

Virginia Tech

WR

31

240

Delarrin Turner-Yell

Oklahoma

S

20

241

Juanyeh Thomas

Georgia Tech

S

21

242

Jeremiah Moon

Florida

ED

23

243

Isaiah Weston

Northern Iowa

WR

32

244

Decobie Durant

South Carolina State

NCB

8

245

Nick Zakelj

Fordham

OG

18

246

Kevin Harris

South Carolina

RB

24

247

Austin Allen

Nebraska

TE

14

248

Tyrion Davis-Price

LSU

RB

25

249

Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa

Notre Dame

ED

24

250

Jaivon Heiligh

Coastal Carolina

WR

33

251

Noah Elliss

Idaho

DL1T

8

252

Vincent Gray

Michigan

CB

24

253

E.J. Perry

Brown

QB

10

254

Damarion Williams

Houston

NCB

9

255

Luke Wattenberg

Washington

OC

7

256

Marquan McCall

Kentucky

DL1T

9

257

Josh Thompson

Texas

NCB

10

258

Kyron Johnson

Kansas

LB

25

259

Jashaun Corbin

Florida State

RB

26

260

Isaac Taylor-Stuart

USC

CB

25

261

Ja’Tyre Carter

Southern

OG

19

262

Zachary Thomas

San Diego State

OT

22

263

Dawson Deaton

Texas Tech

OC

8

264

Matt Henningsen

Wisconsin

DL5T

5

265

Tyrese Robinson

Oklahoma

OG

20

266

Dai’Jean Dixon

Nicholls

WR

34

267

Tyree Johnson

Texas A&M

ED

25

268

Cole Kelley

Southeastern Louisiana

QB

11

269

Isaih Pacheco

Rutgers

RB

27

270

Keaontay Ingram

USC

RB

28

271

Skylar Thompson

Kansas State

QB

12

272

Chance Campbell

Mississippi

LB

26

273

Connor Heyward

Michigan State

FB

2

274

Derrick Deese Jr.

San Jose State

TE

15

275

Myron Cunningham

Arkansas

OT

23

276

Kolby Harvell-Peel

Oklahoma State

S

22

277

William Dunkle

San Diego State

OG

21

278

Jordan Stout

Penn State

P

2

279

Ben Brown

Mississippi

OG

22

280

Josh Johnson

Tulsa

WR

35

281

Braylon Sanders

Mississippi

WR

36

282

David Anenih

Houston

ED

26

283

Gerrit Prince

Alabama-Birmingham

TE

16

284

Ty Fryfogle

Indiana

WR

37

285

Brock Purdy

Iowa State

QB

13

286

Nephi Sewell

Utah

LB

27

287

Tre Williams

Arkansas

ED

27

288

Reed Blankenship

Middle Tennessee

S

23

289

Max Borghi

Washington State

RB

29

290

Gregory Junior

Ouachita Baptist

CB

27

291

Chris Steele

Southern California

CB

26

292

Luke Tenuta

Virginia Tech

OT

24

293

Dustin Crum

Kent State

QB

14

294

Samori Toure

Nebraska

WR

38

295

CJ Verdell

Oregon

RB

30

296

Jaquarii Roberson

Wake Forest

WR

39

297

Josh Ross

Michigan

LB

28

298

Adam Anderson

Georgia

LB

29

299

Austin Deculus

LSU

OT

25

300

Chase Allen

Iowa State

TE

17

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