clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

A full list of the underclassmen granted eligibility for the 2017 NFL Draft

New, comments

Youngins on their grind.

NCAA Football: CFP National Championship-Clemson vs Alabama Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

A whole bunch of senior football players are gathering in the South this week, and all the NFL’s draft eyes will be focused on the Senior Bowl.

But the top pick in this year’s draft is probably going to be an underclassman. The year deadline for underclassmen to apply for eligibility was last week, and the results are in: 95 early entrants, including 23 — count ‘em, 23! — wide receivers.

The draft, which is in Philly this year, starts on April 27, so you’ve got plenty of time to read up on everyone.

Here’s the full list of underclassmen:

  • Jamal Adams, S, LSU
  • Budda Baker, S, Washington
  • Derek Barnett, DE, Tennessee
  • Garett Bolles, OT, Utah
  • Caleb Brantley, DT, Florida
  • Noah Brown, WR, Ohio State
  • KD Cannon, WR, Baylor
  • Devin Childress, WR, North Park
  • Michael Clark, WR, Marshall
  • James Conner, RB, Pitt
  • Dalvin Cook, RB, Florida State
  • Zach Cunningham, LB, Vanderbilt
  • Malachi Dupre, WR, LSU
  • Jerod Evans, QB, Virginia Tech
  • Jeremy Faulk, DT, Garden City CC
  • Tarean Folston, RB, Notre Dame
  • Isaiah Ford, WR, Virginia Tech
  • D'Onta Foreman, RB, Texas
  • Leonard Fournette, RB, LSU
  • Myles Garrett, DE, Texas A&M
  • Shelton Gibson, WR, West Virginia
  • Davon Godchaux, DL, LSU
  • Chris Godwin, WR, Penn State
  • Isaiah Golden, DT, McNeese State
  • Jermaine Grace, LB, Miami
  • Derrick Griffin, WR, Texas Southern
  • Chad Hansen, WR, Cal
  • Charles Harris, DE, Missouri
  • Carlos Henderson, WR, Louisiana Tech
  • Brian Hill, RB, Wyoming
  • Elijah Hood, RB, North Carolina
  • Malik Hooker, S, Ohio State
  • Titus Howard, DB, Slippery Rock
  • Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama
  • Adoree' Jackson, CB, USC
  • Roderick Johnson, OT, Florida State
  • Aaron Jones, RB, UTEP
  • Josh Jones, S, N.C. State
  • Nazair Jones, DT, North Carolina
  • Sidney Jones, CB, Washington
  • Brad Kaaya, QB, Miami
  • Alvin Kamara, RB, Tennessee
  • Tim Kimbrough, LB, Georgia
  • DeShone Kizer, QB, Notre Dame
  • Jerome Lane, WR, Akron
  • Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State
  • Carl Lawson, DE, Auburn
  • Elijah Lee, LB, Kansas State
  • Keevan Lucas, WR, Tulsa
  • Marlon Mack, RB, USF
  • Patrick Mahomes, QB, Texas Tech
  • Josh Malone, WR, Tennessee
  • Damien Mama, OL, USC
  • Christian McCaffrey, RB, Stanford
  • Malik McDowell, DL, Michigan State
  • Isaiah McKenzie, WR, Georgia
  • Deon-Tay McManus, WR, Marshall
  • Raekwon McMillan, LB, Ohio State
  • Jeremy McNichols, RB, Boise State
  • Joe Mixon, RB, Oklahoma
  • *Al-Quadin Muhammad, DE, Miami
  • Montae Nicholson, S, Michigan State
  • David Njoku, TE, Miami
  • Speedy Noil, WR, Texas A&M
  • Marcus Oliver, LB, Indiana
  • Aaron Peak, DB, Butler County CC
  • Jabrill Peppers, LB/S, Michigan
  • Samaje Perine, RB, Oklahoma
  • Elijah Qualls, DL, Washington
  • Devine Redding, RB, Indiana
  • Cam Robinson, OT, Alabama
  • John Ross, WR, Washington
  • Travis Rudolph, WR, FSU
  • Curtis Samuel, H-back, Ohio State
  • Ricky Seals-Jones, WR, Texas A&M
  • Adam Shaheen, TE, Ashland
  • David Sharpe, OL, Florida
  • Garrett Sickels, DE, Penn State
  • JuJu Smith-Schuster, WR, USC
  • ArDarius Stewart, WR, Alabama
  • Damore'ea Stringfellow, WR, Ole Miss
  • Teez Tabor, CB, Florida
  • Vincent Taylor, DT, Oklahoma State
  • Solomon Thomas, DL, Stanford
  • Mitch Trubisky, QB, North Carolina
  • Darius Victor, RB, Towson
  • Anthony Walker, LB, Northwestern
  • Charles Walker, DL, Oklahoma
  • T.J. Watt, LB, Wisconsin
  • Marcus Williams, S, Utah
  • Stanley "Boom" Williams, RB, Kentucky
  • Howard Wilson, CB, Houston
  • Quincy Wilson, CB, Florida
  • Joe Yearby, RB, Miami
  • Ishmael Zamora, WR, Baylor

And here are eight players who completed degree requirements early:

  • Alex Anzalone, LB, Florida
  • Gareon Conley, DB, Ohio State
  • Wayne Gallman, RB, Clemson
  • Bucky Hodges, TE, Virginia Tech
  • Artavis Scott, WR, Clemson
  • Khari Waithe-Alexander, DE, Southern Illinois
  • Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson
  • Mike Williams, WR, Clemson