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NFL Draft 2013: Complete Scouting Guide for This Year's Class

Sigmund BloomNFL Draft Lead WriterApril 25, 2013

NFL Draft 2013: Complete Scouting Guide for This Year's Class

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    When the 2013 NFL draft unfolds at Radio City Music Hall on Thursday night, you'll want to instantly know as much as you can about your team's newest additions, or perhaps you'll just want to know about the best new talent to watch out for on Sundays.

    Bleacher Report has you covered, with a scouting report database that will break down all of the pros and cons around the most likely players to hear their names called.

    The Bleacher Report NFL Draft Scouting Guide features in-depth media-laden scouting reports from our draft analysts, including Sigmund Bloom, Ryan Riddle, Eric Stoner and Ryan Lownes. Scouting reports are broken down by position, with custom categories for the top players who vary depending on where they line up. Players are also ranked and given round projections in the home page for each position, so you can get a good idea of the landscape at any given spot. 

    Bookmark this page and come back any time you are hungry for new knowledge about the best the 2013 NFL draft class has to offer.

Quarterbacks

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Geno Smith

    West Virginia 6'3" 220 1
    2

    Ryan Nassib

    Syracuse 6'2" 223 1-2
    3

    EJ Manuel

    Florida State 6'5" 237 1-2
    4 Matt Barkley USC 6'2" 227 1-2
    5 Tyler Wilson Arkansas 6'2" 218 2-3
    6 Mike Glennon N.C. State 6'7" 220 2-3
    7 Tyler Bray Tennessee 6'6" 215 2-3
    8 Matt Scott Arizona 6'2" 202 3-4
    9 Zac Dysert Miami (Ohio) 6'3" 224 3-4
    10 Landry Jones Oklahoma 6'4" 221 3-4
    11 Ryan Griffin Tulane 6'4" 216 5-6
    12 Colby Cameron Louisiana Tech 6'2" 210 7-FA
    13 Brad Sorensen Southern Utah 6'4" 237 7-FA
    14 Jordan Rodgers Vanderbilt 6'1" 212 7-FA
    15 Jeff Tuel Washington State 6'3" 221 7-FA
    16 Collin Klein Kansas State 6'5" 226 7-FA

Running Backs

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Eddie Lacy

    Alabama 5'10" 220 1-2
    2 Giovani Bernard North Carolina 5'10" 205 2
    3 Johnathan Franklin UCLA 5'10 201 2-3
    4 Christine Michael
    Texas A&M
    5'10" 221 2-3
    5 Le'Veon Bell Michigan State 6'2" 244 2-3
    6 Montee Ball Wisconsin 5'11" 215 2-3
    7 Marcus Lattimore South Carolina 6'0" 220 3-4
    8 Andre Ellington Clemson 5'10" 197 3-4
    9 Stepfan Taylor Stanford 5'9" 216 3-4
    10 Mike Gillislee Florida 5'11" 207 3-4
    11 Zac Stacy Vanderbilt 5'8" 215 3-4
    12 Knile Davis Arkansas 6'0" 226 3-4
    13 Joseph Randle Oklahoma State 6'0" 200 4-5
    14 Ray Graham Pitt 5'9" 192 5
    15 Kenjon Barner Oregon 5'9" 188 5
    16 Kerwynn Williams Utah State 5'8" 196 5
    17 Jawan Jamison Rutgers 5'8" 200 6
    18 Dennis Johnson Arkansas 5'8" 212 6
    19 Robbie Rouse Fresno State 5'6" 186 6
    20 Miguel Maysonet Stony Brook 5'9" 205 6
    21 Theo Riddick Notre Dame 5'11" 200 7-FA
    22 Cierre Wood Notre Dame 6'0" 215 7-FA
    23 Rex Burkhead Nebraska 5'11" 210 7-FA
    24 Onterio McCalebb Auburn 5'10" 164 7-FA

Fullbacks

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Lonnie Pryor

    Florida State 6'0" 230 5
    2 Zach Line SMU 6'0" 233 5

Wide Receivers

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Cordarrelle Patterson

    Tennessee 6'3" 205 1
    2 Tavon Austin West Virginia 5'9" 175 1
    3 Keenan Allen California 6'3" 210 1
    4 DeAndre Hopkins Clemson 6'1" 200 1-2
    5 Markus Wheaton Oregon State 5'11" 183 1-2
    6 Quinton Patton Louisiana Tech 6'0" 202 1-2
    7 Justin Hunter Tennessee 6'4" 200 2
    8 Robert Woods USC 6'1" 190 2
    9 Stedman Bailey West Virginia 5'10" 195 2
    10 Marquise Goodwin Texas 5'9" 179 2-3
    11 Da'Rick Rogers Tennessee Tech 6'3" 206 2-3
    12 Ryan Swope Texas A&M 6'0" 204 2-3
    13 Terrance Williams Baylor 6'2" 201 2-3
    14 Tavarres King Georgia 6'0" 192 3-4
    15 Chris Harper Kansas State 6'1" 228 3-4
    16 Josh Boyce TCU 5'11" 206 3-4
    17 Aaron Dobson Marshall 6'3" 203 3-4
    18 Ace Sanders South Carolina 5'8" 176 3-4
    19 Kenny Stills Oklahoma 6'0" 190 4
    20 Cobi Hamilton Arkansas 6'2" 199 4
    21 Aaron Mellette Elon 6'3" 216 5
    22 Mark Harrison Rutgers 6'3" 230 5-6
    23 Denard Robinson Michigan 5'11" 196 6
    24 Marcus Davis Virginia Tech 6'3" 230 6
    25 Connor Vernon Duke 6'0" 193 6
    26 Alec Lemon Syracuse 6'1 200 7-FA
    27 Jasper Collins Mount Union 5'10" 183 7-FA
    28 Rodney Smith Florida State 6'5" 219 7-FA
    29 Corey Fuller Virginia Tech 6'2" 197 7-FA
    30 Uzoma Nwachukwu Texas A&M 6'0" 195 7-FA
    31 Brandon Kaufman Eastern Washington 6'4" 214 7-FA
    32 Marquess Wilson Washington State 6'3" 188 7-FA
    33 Zach Rogers Tennessee 6'0" 172 7-FA
    34 T.J. Moe Missouri 5'11" 204 7-FA

Offensive Tackles

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Luke Joeckel

    Texas A&M 6'6" 310 1
    2 Eric Fisher Central Michigan 6'7" 305 1
    3 Lane Johnson Oklahoma 6'6" 302 1
    4 D.J. Fluker Alabama 6'5" 355 1
    5 Menelik Watson Florida State 6'5" 320 1-2
    6 Terron Armstead Arkansas-Pine Bluff 6'5" 306 1-2
    7 Dallas Thomas Tennessee 6'5" 308 2
    8 Kyle Long Oregon 6'6" 304 2
    9 Jordan Mills Louisiana Tech 6'5" 318 2-3
    10 Oday Aboushi Virginia 6'5" 310 2-3
    11 Chris Faulk LSU 6'5" 323 3
    12 David Bakhtiari Colorado 6'4" 295 3
    13 Brennan Williams North Carolina 6'7" 315 4
    14 Rick Wagner Wisconsin 6'6" 310 4
    15 Xavier Nixon Florida 6'6" 311 5
    16 Reid Fragel Ohio State 6'7" 298 6
    17 Braden Brown BYU 6'6" 305 7-FA
    18 Manase Foketi West Texas A&M 6'5"  333 7-FA
    19 Tanner Hawkinson Kansas 6'5" 304 7-FA

Guards

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Chance Warmack

    Alabama 6'2" 322 1
    2 Jonathan Cooper North Carolina 6'3" 310 1
    3 Larry Warford Kentucky 6'3" 333 1-2
    4 Justin Pugh Syracuse 6'5" 301 2-3
    5 Brian Winters Kent State 6'4" 310 3
    6 Barrett Jones Alabama 6'4" 305 3
    7 Alvin Bailey Arkansas 6'5" 315 4
    8 Garrett Gilkey Chadron State 6'6" 314 5
    9 J.C. Tretter Cornell 6'4" 302 5
    10 David Quessenberry San Jose State 6'5" 294 5
    11 Hugh Thornton Illinois 6'3" 313 5
    12 Jeff Baca UCLA 6'3" 305 6
    13 Omoregie Uzzi Georgia Tech 6'3" 302 6
    14 Sam Brenner Utah 6'2" 307 7-FA
    15 Earl Watford James Madison 6'4" 300 7-FA
    16 Eric Herman Ohio 6'4" 320 7-FA

Centers

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Travis Frederick

    Wisconsin 6'4" 338 2
    2 Braxston Cave Notre Dame 6'3" 304 4
    3 Brian Schwenke California 6'3" 307 4
    4 Khaled Holmes USC 6'3" 305 5
    5 Matt Stankiewitch Penn State 6'3" 302 6
    6 P.J. Lonergan LSU 6'3" 304 6

Tight Ends

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Tyler Eifert

    Notre Dame 6'5" 252 1
    2

    Travis Kelce

    Cincinnati 6'5" 260 2
    3 Zach Ertz Stanford 6'6" 252 2
    4 Jordan Reed Florida  6'3" 243 3
    5 Vance McDonald Rice 6'4" 262 3
    6 Gavin Escobar San Diego State 6'5" 255 3-4
    7 Dion Sims Michigan State 6'5" 285 4
    8 Joseph Fauria UCLA 6'7" 257 5
    9 Mychal Rivera Tennessee 6'3" 237 6
    10 Chris Gragg Arkansas 6'3" 236 6
    11 Nick Kasa Colorado 6'6" 271 6
    12 Jake Stoneburner Ohio State 6'5" 255 6
    13 Ryan Otten San Jose State 6'5" 235 6
    14 Zach Sudfeld Nevada 6'6" 261 7-FA
    15 Philip Lutzenkirchen Auburn 6'3" 260 7-FA

Defensive Tackles

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Star Lotulelei

    Utah 6'3" 320 1
    2 Sharrif Floyd Florida 6'3" 303 1
    3 Sheldon Richardson Missouri 6'3" 295 1
    4 Jesse Williams Alabama 6'3" 320 1
    5 Johnathan Hankins Ohio State 6'3" 320 1
    6 Kawann Short Purdue 6'3" 308 1-2
    7 Sylvester Williams North Carolina 6'3" 313 2
    8 John Jenkins Georgia 6'4" 359 2
    9 Brandon Williams Missouri Southern State 6'2" 341 3
    10 Jordan Hill Penn State 6'2" 294 4
    11 Akeem Spence Illinois 6'1" 305 4
    12 Bennie Logan LSU 6'3" 295 5
    13 Kwame Geathers Georgia 6'5" 355 5
    14 Everett Dawkins Florida State 6'2" 288 5
    15 William Campbell Michigan 6'5" 318 7-FA
    16 Anthony McCloud Florida State 6'2" 309 7-FA
    17 Kapron Lewis-Moore Notre Dame 6'4" 306 7-FA
    18 Abry Jones Georgia 6'3" 313 7-FA
    19 Nick Williams Samford 6'4" 310 7-FA
    20 Mike Purcell Wyoming 6'3" 305 7-FA

Defensive Ends

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
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    Cornellius "Tank" Carradine

    Florida State 6'4" 265 1
    2

    Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah

    BYU 6'5" 274 1
    3 Bjoern Werner Florida State 6'4" 256 1
    4 Datone Jones UCLA 6'4" 280 1
    5 Margus Hunt SMU 6'8" 274 1-2
    6 Damontre Moore Texas A&M 6'4" 250 1-2
    7 Corey Lemonier Auburn 6'3" 242 1-2
    8 Alex Okafor Texas 6'5" 261 1-2
    9 Sam Montgomery LSU 6'5" 260 2
    10 Quanterus Smith Western Kentucky 6'5" 259 3
    11 Malliciah Goodman Clemson 6'4" 272 3
    12 William Gholston Michigan State 6'6" 278 4
    13 Devin Taylor South Carolina 6'7" 275 4
    14 Cornelius Washington Georgia 6'4" 264 5
    15 Joe Kruger Utah 6'6" 280 5
    16 Lavar Edwards Washington State 6'3" 272 5
    17 Michael Buchanan Illinois 6'5" 252 5
    18 Stansly Maponga TCU 6'2" 265 6
    19 David Bass Missouri Western State 6'4" 263 6
    20 Walter Stewart Cincinnati 6'5" 249 6
    21 Tourek Williams Florida International 6'3" 253 6
    22 Eric Martin Nebraska 6'2" 250 7-FA
    23 Tremayne Scott Ohio 6'3" 253 7-FA
    24 Quinton Dial Alabama 6'6" 312 7-FA
    25 Brad Madison Missouri 6'4" 265 7-FA
    26 Travis Johnson San Jose State 6'3" 244 7-FA
    27 Lawrence Okoye British Olympian 6'5" 304 7-FA

Outside Linebackers

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Dion Jordan

    Oregon 6'6" 248
    1
    2

    Barkevious Mingo

    LSU 6'4" 230 1
    3

    Jarvis Jones

    Georgia 6'2" 242 1
    4 Khaseem Greene Rutgers 6'1" 236 2
    5 Chase Thomas Stanford 6'3" 241 3
    6 Brandon Jenkins Florida State 6'3" 260 3
    7 Zaviar Gooden Missouri 6'2" 233 3
    8 Jamie Collins Southern Mississippi 6'3" 245 3
    9 Keith Pough Howard 6'2" 241 4
    10 Sio Moore Connecticut 6'1" 240 4
    11 DeVonte Holloman South Carolina 6'2" 246 4
    12 Sean Porter Texas A&M 6'1"  231 4
    13 John Simon Ohio State 6'2" 256 4
    14 Jelani Jenkins Florida 6'0" 237 4
    15 Trevardo Williams Connecticut 6'1" 235 5
    16 Gerald Hodges Penn State 6'1" 239 5
    17 Ty Powell Harding 6'2" 249 5
    18 Michael Mauti Penn State 6'2" 235 5
    19 Meshak Williams Kansas State 6'2" 245 5
    20 Lerentee McCray Florida 6'2" 249 6
    21 Etienne Sabino Ohio State 6'3" 238 6
    22 Michael Clay Oregon 5'11" 224 7-FA
    23 Ja'Gared Davis SMU 6'1" 235 7-FA
    24 Herman Lathers Tennessee 6'0" 234 7-FA
    25 John Lotulelei UNLV 5'11" 233 7-FA

Inside Linebackers

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Arthur Brown

    Kansas State 6'0" 241 1-2
    2

    Alec Ogletree

    Georgia 6'3" 234 1-2
    3

    Manti Te'o

    Notre Dame 6'2" 255 1-2
    4 Kevin Minter LSU 6'1" 245 1-2
    5 Kevin Reddick North Carolina 6'2" 246 3-4
    6 A.J. Klein Iowa State 6'1" 246 3-4
    7 Vince Williams Florida State 6'1" 247 4-5
    8 Jon Bostic Florida  6'1" 246 4-5
    9 Kiko Alonso Oregon 6'3" 242 4-5
    10 Nico Johnson Alabama 6'2" 249 5
    11 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers 6'1" 236 7-FA

Safeties

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Kenny Vaccaro

    Texas 6'1" 218 1
    2 Jonathan Cyprien Florida International 6'0" 209 1-2
    3 Eric Reid LSU 6'2" 212 1-2
    4 D.J. Swearinger South Carolina 5'11" 210 2-3
    5 Matt Elam Florida 5'10" 202 2-3
    6 J.J. Wilcox Georgia Southern 5'11" 214 3-4
    7 Shamarko Thomas Syracuse 5'9" 217 3-4
    8 Philip Thomas Fresno State 6'1" 210 4
    9 Tony Jefferson Oklahoma 5'11" 212 4
    10 Bacarri Rambo Georgia 6'1" 215 4
    11 T.J. McDonald USC 6'2" 211 4
    12 Shawn Williams Georgia 6'0" 211 5
    13 Rontez Miles California (Pa.) 6'0" 196 5
    14 Robert Lester Alabama 6'1" 212 5
    15 Cooper Taylor Richmond 6'4" 229 6
    16 Duke Williams Nevada 5'11" 201 6
    17 Zeke Motta Notre Dame 6'2" 215 6
    18 Josh Evans Florida 6'1" 205 6
    19 Earl Wolff N.C. State 5'11" 206 7-FA
    20 John Boyett Oregon 5'10" 204 7-FA
    21 Daimion Stafford Nebraska 6'0" 201 7-FA
    22 Cody Davis Texas Tech 6'2" 203 7-FA
    23 Jordan Kovacs Michigan 5'10" 205 7-FA

Cornerbacks

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Dee Milliner

    Alabama 6'1" 198 1
    2 Xavier Rhodes Florida State 6'1" 217 1
    3 D.J. Hayden Houston 6'0" 192 1
    4 Desmond Trufant Washington 5'11" 190 1
    5 Jamar Taylor Boise State 5'11" 192 1
    6 Johnthan Banks Mississippi State 6'1" 185 1-2
    7 David Amerson N.C. State 6'2" 194 2
    8 Jordan Poyer Oregon State 6'0" 182 2
    9 Robert Alford SE Louisiana 5'10" 186 2
    10 Blidi Wreh-Wilson Connecticut 6'1" 192 2-3
    11 Logan Ryan Rutgers 6'0" 190 2-3
    12 Tyrann Mathieu LSU 5'9" 178 2-3
    13 B.W. Webb William & Mary 5'10" 183 2-3
    14 Darius Slay Mississippi State 6'1" 190 2-3
    15 Will Davis Utah State 5'11" 182 3-4
    16 Leon McFadden San Diego State 5'10" 193 3-4
    17 Tharold Simon LSU 6'2" 193 5
    18 Nickell Robey USC 5'8" 168 5
    19 Terry Hawthorne Illinois 6'0" 194 5
    20 Adrian Bushell Louisville 5'11" 187 5
    21 Dwayne Gratz Connecticut 5'11" 200 6
    22 Brandon McGee Miami (Fl.) 5'11" 195 6
    23 Micah Hyde Iowa 6'0" 196 6
    24 Johnny Adams Michigan State 5'11" 178 7-FA
    25 Sanders Commings Georgia 6'0" 223 7-FA
    26 Marc Anthony California 5'11" 191 7-FA
    27 Demontre Hurst Oklahoma 5'9" 200 7-FA
    28 Rod Sweeting Georgia Tech 5'11" 182 7-FA
    29 Terrence Brown Stanford 6'0" 182 7-FA
    30 Travis Howard Ohio State 6'0" 198 7-FA
    31 Josh Johnson Purdue 5'10" 199 7-FA
    32 Steve Williams California 5'10" 185 7-FA
    33 Khalid Wooten Nevada 5'11" 211 7-FA

Punters/Kickers

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    Rank Player School Ht Wt Rd
    1

    Brad Wing (P)

    LSU 6'2" 197 6
    2 Dustin Hopkins (K) Florida State 6'2" 189 6

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