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12-31-2010, 11:35 AM
Obviously many of these players will declare for the 2011 Draft, but here's what I have so far.

DEFENSIVE ENDS

1. Da'Quan Bowers, 6-4, 278, Clemson
2. Robert Quinn, 6-5, 256, North Carolina
3. Justin Houston, 6-3, 260, Georgia
4. J.J. Watt, 6-6, 292, Wisconsin
5. Aldon Smith, 6-5, 255, Missouri *
6. Brandon Jenkins, 6-3, 245, Florida State *
7. Devin Taylor, 6-6, 250, South Carolina *
8. Andre Branch, 6-5, 260, Clemson
9. Quinton Coples, 6-6, 272, North Carolina
10. Brandon Lindsey, 6-2, 250, Pitt

DEFENSIVE TACKLES

1. Nick Fairley, 6-4, 298, Auburn
2. Jared Crick, 6-6, 290, Nebraska
3. Marcell Dareus, 6-3, 306, Alabama
4. Jurrell Casey, 6-1, 295, Southern California
5. Jerrell Powe, 6-2, 340, Mississippi
6. Mike Martin, 6-2, 299, Michigan
7. Jaye Howard, 6-3, 305, Florida
8. Lawrence Guy, 6-5, 300, Arizona State
9. Kerry Murphy, 6-4, 320, Alabama *
10. Jerel Worthy, 6-3, 298, Michigan State *

OUTSIDE LINEBACKERS

1. Travis Lewis, 6-2, 230, Oklahoma
2. Nico Johnson, 6-3, 238, Alabama *
3. Nigel Bradham, 6-3, 235, Florida State
4. Zach Brown, 6-2, 225, North Carolina
5. Jelani Jenkins, 6-1, 225, Florida #
6. Ronnell Lewis, 6-2, 240, Oklahoma*
7. Adrian Robinson, 6-2, 245, Temple
8. Keenan Robinson, 6-3, 232, Texas
9. Terrell Manning, 6-3, 224, North Carolina State *
10. Sean Spence, 6-0, 220, Miami

INSIDE LINEBACKERS

1. Luke Kuechly, 6-3, 235, Boston college *
2. Vontaze Burfict, 6-3, 245, Arizona State *
3. Manti Te'o 6-2, 245, Notre Dame *
4. Don'ta Hightower, 6-4, 258, Alabama *
5. Martrez Wilson, 6-4, 250, Illinois
6. Will Ebner, 6-1, 230, Missouri
7. Tank Carder, 6-2, 234, Texas Christian
8. Tom Wort, 6-1, 225, Oklahoma #
9. Chris Galippo, 6-2, 250, Southern California
10. Barquell Rivers, 6-0, 235, Virginia Tech

CORNERBACKS

1. Patrick Peterson, 6-1, 210, Louisiana State
2. Stephon Gilmore, 6-1, 190, South Carolina *
3. Janoris Jenkins, 5-11, 190, Florida
4. Brandon Harris, 5-11, 195, Miami
5. Dre Kirkpatrick, 6-2, 190, Alabama *
6. Aaron Williams, 6-1, 190, Texas
7. Greg Reid, 5-8, 175, Florida State *
8. Brandon Burton, 6-0, 185, Utah
9. Xavier Rhodes, 6-1, 208, Florida State #
10. Chase Minnifield, 6-0, 185, Virginia

SAFETIES

1. Rahim Moore, 6-1, 197, UCLA*
2. Ray Ray Armstrong, 6-4, 220, Miami *
3. Janzen Jackson, 6-0, 190, Tennessee *
4. DeAndre McDaniel, 6-1, 210, Clemson
5. Mark Barron, 6-2, 210, Alabama
6. DeVonte Holloman, 6-2, 228, South Carolina *
7. Will Hill, 6-1, 200, Florida
8. Brandon Taylor, 6-0, 191, Louisiana State
9. Tysyn Hartman, 6-3, 206, Kansas State
10. Tyler Sash, 6-1, 210, Iowa

OVERALL (defense only)

1. Patrick Peterson, CB/S, 6-1, 210, Louisiana State
2. Nick Fairley, DT/DE, 6-4, 298, Auburn
3. Da'Quan Bowers, DE, 6-4, 278, Clemson
4. Robert Quinn, DE/OLB, 6-5, 256, North Carolina
5. Rahim Moore, FS, 6-1, 197, UCLA
6. Stephon Gilmore, CB, 6-1, 190, South Carolina *
7. Janoris Jenkins, CB, 5-11, 190, Florida
8. Ray Ray Armstrong, SS, 6-4, 220, Miami *
9. Janzen Jackson, FS, 6-0, 190, Tennessee *
10. Jared Crick, DT/DE, 6-6, 290, Nebraska
11. Brandon Harris, CB, 5-11, 195, Miami
12. DeAndre McDaniel, SS/FS, 6-1, 210, Clemson
13. Marcell Dareus, DT/DE, 6-3, 306, Alabama
14. Justin Houston, DE/OLB, 6-3, 260, Georgia
15. Jurrell Casey, DT, 6-1, 295, Southern California
16. Luke Kuechly, ILB, 6-3, 235, Boston college *
17. Dre Kirkpatrick, CB, 6-2, 190, Alabama *
18. Aaron Williams, CB, 6-1, 190, Texas
19. Vontaze Burfict, ILB, 6-3, 245, Arizona State *
20. Travis Lewis, OLB, 6-2, 230, Oklahoma
21. J.J. Watt, DE, 6-6, 292, Wisconsin *
22. Greg Reid, CB, 5-8, 175, Florida State *
23. Aldon Smith, DE/OLB, 6-5, 255, Missouri *
24. Mark Barron, SS, 6-2, 210, Alabama
25. Brandon Burton, CB, 6-0, 185, Utah
26. Brandon Jenkins, DE/OLB, 6-3, 245, Florida State *
27. Nico Johnson, OLB, 6-3, 238, Alabama *
28. Xavier Rhodes, CB/S, 6-1, 208, Florida State #
29. Devin Taylor, DE/OLB, 6-6, 250, South Carolina *
30. Manti Te'o ILB, 6-2, 245, Notre Dame *
31. Jerrell Powe, DT/NT, 6-2, 340, Mississippi
32. DeVonte Holloman, SS, 6-2, 228, South Carolina *
33. Will Hill, FS/SS, 6-1, 200, Florida
34. Chase Minnifield, CB, 6-0, 185, Virginia
35. Jayron Hosley, CB, 5-10, 175, Virginia Tech *
36. Mike Martin, DT, 6-2, 299, Michigan
37. Don'ta Hightower, ILB/OLB, 6-4, 258, Alabama
38. Andre Branch, DE/OLB, 6-5, 260, Clemson
39. Quinton Coples, DE, 6-6, 272, North Carolina
40. Brandon Taylor, SS, 6-0, 191, Louisiana State
41. Martrez Wilson, ILB/OLB, 6-4, 250, Illinois
42. Tysyn Hartman, SS, 6-3, 206, Kansas State
43. Brandon Lindsey, DE/OLB, 6-2, 250, Pitt
44. Tyler Sash, SS, 6-1, 210, Iowa
45. Jaye Howard, DT/DE, 6-3, 305, Florida
46. Robert Lester, FS, 6-2, 206, Alabama *
47. Donte Paige-Moss, DE/OLB, 6-4, 245, North Carolina *
48. Lawrence Guy, DT/DE, 6-5, 300, Arizona State
49. Robert Sands, FS/SS, 6-4, 221, West Virginia
50. Will Ebner, ILB, 6-1, 230, Missouri

2012 OFFENSIVE RANKINGS (http://draftcountdown.com/forum/showthread.php?t=44741)

COMPLETE 2011 RANKINGS (http://draftcountdown.com/forum/showthread.php?t=44411)