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Daniel Jones, New York Giants
Daniel Jones was drafted to the NY Giants in the first round of the 2019 NFL draft at pick #6. Jones stepped into the spotlight at Duke as a redshirt freshman in 2016, starting all 12 games. The team's Most Valuable Player completed 63.8 percent of his throws for 2,836 yards, 16 touchdowns, and nine interceptions while also producing with his feet (141-486-3.5, seven TD). His numbers dipped a bit in his sophomore campaign (257-453-56.7, 2,691 yards, 14 TD, 11 INT, 161-518-3.2, seven TD), but he finished on a strong note by earning Quick Lane Bowl MVP honors (27-40, 252 yards, two TD) in his team's win over Northern Illinois. Jones started 11 games in 2018, missing two with a broken clavicle. He completed 60.5 percent of his passes (237-392) for 2,674 yards, 22 touchdowns, and nine interceptions on the year while rushing for 319 yards and three scores. He again starred in the team's bowl game, throwing for 423 yards and five touchdowns (with two interceptions) in their win over Temple.
Noah Fant, Denver Broncos
Noah Fant was drafted to the Denver Broncos in the first round of the 2019 NFL draft at pick #20. Fant was targeted 60 times last season, and he generated a passer rating of 131.2 on those targets that ranked fourth among tight ends. Showcasing his big-play ability, Fant caught seven touchdowns, which was tied for fifth-most among all tight ends, and he also gained 149 yards on throws that traveled at least 20 yards downfield, ranking 11th. With a big arm like Joe Flacco throwing to him, Fant should be able to make even more big plays in Denver.
Drew Lock, Denver Broncos
Drew Lock was drafted to the Denver Broncos in the second round of the 2019 NFL draft. Lock could have gone anywhere to lead a college offense as an Elite 11 camp participant and the Kansas City Metro Player of the Year as a senior. Lock decided to move back to his birthplace of Columbia to play college ball. Lock started the final eight games (played in 12 total) as a freshman, throwing for 1,332 yards, four touchdowns, and eight interceptions (129-263, 49.1 completion pct.). His play improved in his sophomore season, completing 54.6 percent of his passes (237-434) for a SEC-high 3,399 yards, which also ranked tenth in the FBS that year. He threw for 23 touchdowns that year, having just 10 passes intercepted. His strong arm helped him lead the FBS with 44 passing touchdowns in 2017, as well as lead his team to six straight wins at the end of the year to reach a bowl game. He also completed 57.8 percent of his throws (242-519) for 3,964 yards and 13 interceptions. Lock garnered second-team All-SEC honors in 2018 despite throwing for fewer yards (3,498) and touchdowns (28) in his senior season. His completion percentage improved to 62.9 (274-437) while being credited with fewer interceptions (eight) than compared to his junior campaign.
Chase Winovich, New England Patriots
Chase Winovich was drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round of the 2019 NFL draft. After redshirting the 2014 season and playing in six games as a reserve in 2015 (two tackles), Winovich became a factor on defense for the Wolverines as a sophomore with 35 tackles, 9.5 for loss, and five sacks in 13 games (two starts). Big Ten coaches named him second-team all-conference in 2017, when he compiled 77 tackles, a conference-best 18 for loss, and eight sacks. He completed his Michigan career in style, starting all 13 games and earning third-team All-American honors from the Associated Press and first-team All-Big Ten notice. He led the Blue and Gold with 17 tackles for loss among his 69 total stops, five of which went for sacks.
Parris Campbell, Indianapolis Colts
Parris Campbell is an American football wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He played college football for Ohio State and was drafted by the Colts in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft
Damien Harris, New England Patriots
Damien Harris was drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round of the 2019 NFL draft. Harris was the Kentucky Gatorade High School Player of the Year in 2014, as well as a USA Today All-American and No. 1 running back recruit in the nation. As a true freshman, Harris made an impact as a rusher (46-157, one TD), receiver (4-13), and kick returner (9-174). Harris led Alabama with 1,037 yards (146 carries, 7.1-yard average) as a sophomore despite playing through a leg injury midway through the year. SEC coaches failed to name him all-conference after the 2017 season, even though his 1,000 rushing yards and 11 scores came on just 135 carries (no fumbles) and he ranked seventh in the FBS with 7.4 yards per attempt. Harris was a second-team All-SEC pick his senior year, starting 14 of 15 games played, leading the Tide with 876 yards and nine scores on 150 carries (5.8 average), and catching 22 passes for 204 yards (9.3 average).
Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills
Joshua Allen is an American football quarterback for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He played college football at Wyoming and was the #7 overall draft pick in 2018.
Jake Butt, Denver Broncos
Jake Butt is an American football tight end for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. He played college football at Michigan. As a junior, he won the Ozzie Newsome Award. He was selected as a first-team All-American and was named Kwalick–Clark Tight End of the Year in both 2015 and 2016. He won the John Mackey Award given to the top tight end in college football and the Senior CLASS Award
Randall Cobb, Green Bay Packers
Randall Ladonald Cobb II is an American football wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. He played college football at Kentucky. Cobb was drafted by the Packers in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft
Corey Davis, Tennessee Titans
The 2016 Mid-American Conference Offensive Player of the Year is the all-time leader in major college football in receiving yards (5,285). He was the MAC Freshman of the Year in 2013 (67-941, six TDs), and then was named first-team all-conference for the first of three times in 2014 by leading the conference with 1,408 yards and 15 touchdowns (ranking third in the FBS).
Tremaine Edmunds, Buffalo Bills
Fe'Zahn Tremaine Edmunds is an American football linebacker for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He played college football at Virginia Tech and was drafted by the Bills in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft.
Leonard Floyd, Chicago Bears
Leonard Cornilus Floyd is an American football outside linebacker for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He played college football at Georgia and was the 9th overall draft pick in 2016.
Eddie George, Former Professoinal Athlete, Tennessee Titans
Edward Nathan George is a former professional American football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons. He played college football for Ohio State University and won the Heisman Trophy in 1995. He was drafted in the first round of the 1996 NFL Draft, and played professionally for the Tennessee Titans.
David Johnson, Arizona Cardinals
David Johnson is an American football running back for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Cardinals in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft. He played college football at Northern Iowa.
Jordy Nelson, Former Professional Athlete, Green Bay Packers
Jordy Ray Nelson is a former American football wide receiver. He played college football at Kansas State, where he received All-America honors, and was drafted by the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft. During his tenure in Green Bay, he was regarded by sports analysts as one of the elite wide receivers in the NFL, and won Super Bowl XLV with the team over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2010 season. After spending 10 seasons in Green Bay, he played one year with the Oakland Raiders before announcing his retirement.
Dante Pettis, San Francisco 49ers
Dante Pettis is an American football wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He played college football at Washington and was a second round draft pick in 2018.
Brian Urlacher, Former Professional Athlete, Chicago Bears
Brian Urlacher is a former American football linebacker who spent his entire 13-year career playing for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2018.
Leighton Vander Esch, Dallas Cowboys
Leighton Vander Esch is an American football linebacker for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. He played college football at Boise State as was the 19th overall draft pick in 2018.