In 2014, that number should be very similar, but the overall depth of this class is notable. Who are the best cornerbacks on the board? It's a group you should get to know.
What do NFL scouts look for in a cornerback prospect? We're looking for recognition skills to find the ball, the speed and agility to change direction and then accelerate to the pass or ball-carrier, and the physical skills to put the runner on the ground after he has the ball.
You can learn more about those individual traits in our "How to Scout" series.
These 10 players represent the best of the best at the cornerback position. They are big and small. Fast and explosive. Instinctual and gamblers. And some are a little of both.
If your favorite NFL team needs an upgrade at cornerback, these are the players you'll want to focus on between now and the May 8 draft.