Draft House: Top Players-By-Position [DEFENSE]

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Paul's Top Players-By-Position
[Defense and Special Teams]

Last Revised: January 27, 2002  |  Back to Paul's Draft House


Defensive Ends

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

Julius Peppers

North Carolina

6' 6"

285 lbs.

4.60

2.)

Kalimba Edwards

South Carolina

6' 6"

260 lbs.

4.50

3.)

Dennis Johnson

Kentucky

6' 7"

259 lbs.

4.90

4.)

Alex Brown

Florida

6' 4"

254 lbs.

4.90

5.)

Dwight Freeney

Syracuse

6' 2"

250 lbs.

4.49

6.)

Bryan Thomas

Alabama-Birmingham

6' 4"

255 lbs.

4.59

7.)

Will Overstreet

Tennessee

6' 4"

260 lbs.

4.85

8.)

Kenyon Coleman

UCLA

6' 6"

288 lbs.

4.97

9.)

Anthony Weaver

Notre Dame

6' 3"

286 lbs.

5.00

10.)

Michael Josiah

Louisville

6' 4"

235 lbs.

4.54

11.)

Carlos Hall

Arkansas

6' 4"

261 lbs.

4.58

12.)

Ryan Denney

Brigham Young

6' 7"

275 lbs.

4.90

13.)

Jarvis Green

Louisiana State

6' 3"

265 lbs.

5.10

14.)

Greg White

Minnesota

6' 2"

259 lbs.

4.86

15.)

Grant Irons

Notre Dame

6' 5"

275 lbs.

4.90

Defensive Tackles

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

John Henderson

Tennessee

6' 7"

290 lbs.

5.00

2.)

Wendell Bryant

Wisconsin

6' 4"

302 lbs.

4.92

3.)

Albert Haynesworth

Tennessee

6' 6"

310 lbs.

5.10

4.)

Larry Tripplett

Washington

6' 1"

300 lbs.

4.93

5.)

Ryan Sims

North Carolina

6' 4"

291 lbs.

5.10

6.)

Dorsett Davis

Mississippi State

6' 6"

303 lbs.

5.00

7.)

Alan Harper

Fresno State

6' 2"

285 lbs.

5.00

8.)

Eddie Freeman

Alabama-Birmingham

6' 6"

300 lbs.

5.00

9.)

Josh Shaw

Michigan State

6' 3"

278 lbs.

4.88

10.)

Nate Dwyer

Kansas

6' 3"

305 lbs.

5.20

11.)

Mike Collins

Ohio State

6' 3"

290 lbs.

5.20

12.)

Monsanto Pope

Virginia

6' 4"

286 lbs.

5.15

13.)

Justin Bannan

Colorado

6' 3"

295 lbs.

5.03

14.)

Merrix Watson

Georgia Tech

6' 3"

290 lbs.

5.20

15.)

Anthony Fletcher

UCLA

6' 4"

301 lbs.

5.13

Outside Linebackers

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

Saleem Rasheed

Alabama

6' 3"

233 lbs.

4.60

2.)

Napoleon Harris

Northwestern

6' 3"

250 lbs.

4.70

3.)

Levar Fisher

North Carolina State

6' 2"

233 lbs.

4.65

4.)

Trev Faulk

Louisiana State

6' 3"

230 lbs.

4.58

5.)

Larry Foote

Michigan

6 '1"

237 lbs.

4.75

6.)

James Allen

Oregon State

6' 3"

230 lbs.

4.65

7.)

Jashon Sykes

Colorado

6' 3"

230 lbs.

4.62

8.)

Ben Leber

Kansas State

6' 4"

250 lbs.

4.58

9.)

Joe Cooper

Ohio State

6' 0"

225 lbs.

4.70

10.)

Kevin Bentley

Northwestern

6' 1"

233 lbs.

4.72

11.)

Tavarreus Pounds

Auburn

6' 1"

234 lbs.

4.86

12.)

Rocky Boiman

Notre Dame

6' 4"

240 lbs.

4.70

13.)

Nick Rogers

Georgia Tech

6' 2"

255 lbs.

4.65

14.)

Courtland Bullard

Ohio State

6' 3"

227 lbs.

4.65

15.)

Algie Atkinson

Kansas

6' 5"

240 lbs.

4.77

Inside Linebackers

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

Bradley Jennings

Florida State

6' 3"

247 lbs.

4.90

2.)

Josh Thornhill

Michigan State

6' 2"

239 lbs.

4.80

3.)

Robert Thomas

UCLA

6' 2"

221 lbs.

4.90

4.)

Rocky Calmus

Oklahoma

6' 3"

234 lbs.

4.70

5.)

Andra Davis

Florida

6' 1"

243 lbs.

4.70

6.)

D.D. Lewis

Texas

6' 1"

245 lbs.

4.85

7.)

Billy Silva

Northwestern

6' 3"

248 lbs.

4.74

8.)

Chad Carson

Clemson

6' 3"

235 lbs.

4.85

9.)

Nick Greisen

Wisconsin

6' 2"

246 lbs.

4.84

10.)

Justin Ena

Brigham Young

6' 3"

261 lbs.

4.70

Cornerbacks

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

Philip Buchanon

Miami(FL)

5' 11"

182 lbs.

4.52

2.)

Quentin Jammer

Texas

6' 1"

200 lbs.

4.50

3.)

Lito Sheppard

Florida

5' 10"

195 lbs.

4.49

4.)

Mike Rumph

Miami(FL)

6' 2"

190 lbs.

4.50

5.)

Keyuo Craver

Nebraska

5' 11"

190 lbs.

4.44

6.)

Derek Ross

Ohio State

6' 1"

197 lbs.

4.50

7.)

Mike Echols

Wisconsin

5' 10"

185 lbs.

4.37

8.)

Sheldon Brown

South Carolina

5' 10"

190 lbs.

4.42

9.)

Andre Lott

Tennessee

5' 11"

185 lbs.

4.48

10.)

Kevin Thomas

UNLV

5' 11"

180 lbs.

4.51

11.)

Omare Lowe

Washington

6' 1"

205 lbs.

4.57

12.)

Rashad Bauman

Oregon

5' 8"

175 lbs.

4.45

13.)

Bobby Sippio

Western Kentucky

6' 3"

215 lbs.

4.50

14.)

Roosevelt Williams

Tuskegee

6' 1"

205 lbs.

4.57

15.)

Joseph Jefferson

Western Kentucky

6' 0"

195 lbs.

4.52

Safeties

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

Roy Williams

Oklahoma

6' 0"

221 lbs.

4.58

2.)

Edward Reed

Miami(FL)

6' 0"

198 lbs.

4.57

3.)

Ramon Walker

Pittsburgh

6' 0"

195 lbs.

4.57

4.)

Pig Prather

Mississippi State

6' 2"

186 lbs.

4.60

5.)

LaMont Thompson

Washington State

6' 2"

215 lbs.

4.41

6.)

Lenny Walls

Boston College

6' 4"

191 lbs.

4.55

7.)

Tank Williams

Stanford

6' 3"

225 lbs.

4.70

8.)

Chris Hope

Florida State

6' 0"

208 lbs.

4.55

9.)

Michael Lewis

Colorado

6' 1"

215 lbs.

4.60

10.)

Jon McGraw

Kansas State

6' 3"

200 lbs.

4.47

11.)

Jermaine Phillips

Georgia

6' 2"

211 lbs.

4.63

12.)

Glenn Sumter

Memphis

6' 2"

192 lbs.

4.58

13.)

Kevin Curtis

Texas Tech

6' 3"

217 lbs.

4.57

14.)

Brian Williams

North Carolina State

5' 11"

202 lbs.

4.60

15.)

Terreal Bierria

Georgia

6' 3"

205 lbs.

4.58

Kickers/Punters

Rank

Name

School

Height

Weight

40-time

1.)

David Greene (PK)

Virginia

5' 10"

180 lbs.

5.09

2.)

Travis Dorsch

Purdue

6' 6"

222 lbs.

5.02

3.)

Hayden Epstein

Michigan

6' 2"

212 lbs.

5.00

4.)

Jeff Chandler (PK)

Florida

6' 2"

215 lbs.

4.90

5.)

Craig Jarrett (P)

Michigan State

6' 2"

212 lbs.

4.90

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