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2010 NFL Draft Recap: Big Ten Breakdown

Danny Flynn@FlynnceptionSenior Analyst IApril 25, 2010

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Jared Odrick from Penn State holds up a Miami Dolphins jersey after the Dolphins selected Odrick number 28 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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Total Selections: 34

First Rounders: 3
Second Rounders: 5
Third Rounders: 5
Fourth Rounders: 6
Fifth Rounders: 5
Sixth Rounders: 0
Seventh Rounders: 10

QB: 1
RB: 0
WR: 2
TE: 5
OL: 4
DL: 6
LB: 9
DB: 6
K/P: 1

Top Five Players
1-13-13: Defensive End - Brandon Graham (Philadelphia Eagles)
1-23-23: Offensive Tackle - Bryan Bulaga (Green Bay Packers)
1-28-28: Defensive Tackle - Jared Odrick (Miami Dolphins)
2-1-33: Offensive Tackle - Rodger Saffold (St. Louis Rams)
2-7-39: Wide Receiver - Arrelious Benn (Tampa Bay Bucs)

Iowa Hawkeyes
: Six Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 96
1-23-23: Offensive Tackle - Bryan Bulaga (Green Bay Packers)
2-31-63: Linebacker - Pat Angerer (Indianapolis Colts)
3-2-66: Cornerback - Amari Spievey (Detroit Lions)
3-29-93: Tight End - Tony Moeaki (Houston Texans)
4-21-119: Linebacker - A.J. Edds (Miami Dolphins)
7-9-216: Offensive Tackle - Kyle Calloway (Buffalo Bills)

Penn State Nittany Lions : Six Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 132
1-28-28: Defensive Tackle - Jared Odrick (Miami Dolphins)
2-23-55: Linebacker - Sean Lee (Dallas Cowboys)
3-27-91: Linebacker - Navorro Bowman (San Francisco 49ers)
5-23-154: Tight End - Andrew Quarless (Green Bay Packers)
7-7-214: Tight End -  Mickey Shuler (Minnesota Vikings)
7-47-254: Linebacker - Josh Hull (St. Louis Rams)

Ohio State Buckeyes : four Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 213
4-18-116: Linebacker - Thaddeus Gibson (Pittsburgh Steelers)
7-35-242: Defensive End - Doug Worthington (Pittsburgh Steelers)
7-37-244: Safety - Kurt Coleman (Philadelphia Eagles)
7-45-252: Linebacker - Austin Spitler (Miami Dolphins)

Illinois Fighting Illini
: Three Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 79
2-7-39: Wide Receiver - Arrelious Benn (Tampa Bay Bucs)
3-4-68: Offensive Guard - Jon Asamoah (Kansas City Chiefs)
5-1-132: Tight End - Mike Hoomanawanui (St. Louis Rams)

Northwestern Wildcats : Three Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 125
4-11-109: Defensive End - Corey Wootton (Chicago Bears)
4-24-122: Quarterback - Mike Kafka (Philadelphia Eagles)
5-13-144: Cornerback - Sherrick McManis (Houston Texans)

Michigan Wolverines
: Three Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 138
1-13-13: Defensive End - Brandon Graham (Philadelphia Eagles)
5-19-150: Punter - Zoltan Mesko (New England Patriots)
7-44-251: Safety - Stevie Brown (Oakland Raiders)

Indiana Hoosiers
: Three Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 170
2-1-33: Offensive Tackle - Rodger Saffold (St. Louis Rams)
7-25-232: Defensive End - Jammie Kirlew (Denver Broncos)
7-39-246: Cornerback - Ray Fisher (Indianapolis Colts)

Wisconsin Badgers : Two Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 124
4-20-118: Tight End - Garrett Graham (Houston Texans)
4-32-130: Linebacker - O’Brien Schofield (Arizona Cardinals)

Minnesota Golden Gophers : Two Selections
Average Draft Position: Pick 127
3-23-87: Wide Receiver - Eric Decker (Denver Broncos)
5-36-167: Linebacker - Nathan Triplett (Minnesota Vikings)

Purdue Boilermakers : One Selection
Average Draft Position: Pick 56
2-24-56: Defensive Tackle - Mike Neal (Green Bay Packers)

Michigan State Spartans
: One Selection
Average Draft Position: Pick 215
7-8-215: Cornerback - Jeremy Ware (Indianapolis Colts)

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