Courtney Upshaw and Other Players Who Had a Free Fall in the 2012 NFL Draft

NFL Draft 365Official AccountApril 29, 2012

Nobody wants to be the Aaron Rodgers or Brady Quinn of the draft, free-falling far beyond their expected pick, all the while the anxiety and discomfort increases for everyone involved.

But inevitably, there will always be free-fallers on draft day, and 2012 was no different.

The NFLDraft365 guys break down four such players that slid, including South Carolina wide receiver Alshon Jeffrey and Alabama linebacker Courtney Upshaw.

Who else made the list? And which teams are fortunate for having those players fall into their laps so late?

Get all the information on the latest episode of "The Rush."

Stayed tuned all weekend as Bleacher Report provides wall-to-wall coverage of the 2012 NFL draft. Bleacher Report draft expert Matt Miller is live at Radio City Music Hall with all the news and analysis.


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