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Scouts Inc.'s top 100 by tiers 4/9/12....

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  1. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Click the link for more - http://insider.espn.go.com/nfl/draft2012/story/_/id/7790701/2012-nfl-draft-breaking-talent-tiers

    The number after the player is their grade.

    Tier 1
    These are the elite prospects, those who have the potential to come off the board in the top five overall picks.

    1. Andrew Luck QB Stanford 99
    2. Robert Griffin III QB Baylor 97
    3. Matt Kalil T USC 97
    4. Trent Richardson RB Alabama 97
    5. Morris Claiborne CB LSU 97

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    Tier 2
    This tier is comprised of players who are a notch below elite but are still top-10 quality.

    6. Fletcher Cox DT Mississippi St. 95
    7. Justin Blackmon WR Oklahoma St. 95

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    Tier 3
    The prospects will offer good value between picks 10 and 20.

    8.. Ryan Tannehill QB Texas A&M 95
    9.. Quinton Coples DE North Carolina 95
    10. Luke Kuechly ILB Boston College 95
    11. Mark Barron S Alabama 94
    12. Melvin Ingram DE South Carolina 94
    13. Michael Brockers DT LSU 94
    14. David DeCastro G Stanford 94
    15. Dontari Poe DT Memphis 94
    16. Riley Reiff T Iowa 94
    17. Michael Floyd WR Notre Dame 93
    18. Stephon Gilmore CB South Carolina 93
    19. Dont'a Hightower ILB Alabama 93

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    Tier 4
    These prospects have the tools to be good value picks in the late-first round.

    20. Cordy Glenn G Georgia 93
    21. Courtney Upshaw OLB Alabama 93
    22. Chandler Jones DE Syracuse 92
    23. Kendall Wright WR Baylor 92
    24. Janoris Jenkins CB North Alabama 92
    25. Dre Kirkpatrick CB Alabama 91
    26. Jonathan Martin T Alabama 91
    27. Mike Adams T Ohio St. 90
    28. Lavonte David OLB Nebraska 90
    29. Andre Branch DE Clemson 90
    30. Nick Perry DE USC 89
    31. Jerel Worthy DT Michigan St. 89

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    Tier 5
    These are the players teams will begin targeting as value picks early in Round 2, should they fall out of Round 1.

    32. Peter Konz C Wisconsin 89
    33. Stephen Hill WR Georgia Tech 89
    34. Coby Fleener TE Stanford 89
    35. Harrison Smith S Notre Dame 89
    36. Shea McClellin OLB Boise St. 88
    37. Kendall Reyes DT Connecticut 88
    38. Whitney Mercilus DE Illinois 88
    39. Nick Foles QB Arizona 88
    40. Brandon Weeden QB Oklahoma St. 87
    41. Doug Martin RB Boise St. 87
    42. Rueben Randle WR LSU 87
    43. Amini Silatolu G Midwestern St. 87
    44. Devon Still DT Penn St. 87
    45. Kevin Zeitler G Wisconsin 86
    46. Lamar Miller RB Miami 86
    47. Josh Robinson CB Central Florida 86
    48. Ronnell Lewis OLB Oklahoma 86
    49. Alshon Jeffery WR South Carolina 86
    50. Brock Osweiler QB Arizona St. 86
    51. Brandon Thompson DT Clemson 85
    52. Mychal Kendricks ILB California 85
    53. Kirk Cousins QB Michigan St. 85
    54. David Wilson RB Virginia Tech 85
    55. Jeff Allen G Illinois 85

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    Tier 6
    This tier contains prospects who are worthy of mid-to-late-second-round consideration.

    56. Dwight Bentley CB Louisiana-Lafayette 84
    57. Vinny Curry DE Marshall 84
    58. Bobby Massie T Mississippi 84
    59. Dwayne Allen TE Clemson 84
    60. Zach Brown OLB North Carolina 83
    61. Orson Charles TE Georgia 83
    62. Mitchell Schwartz T California 82
    63. Alameda Ta'amu DT Washington 82
    64. Trumaine Johnson CB Montana 82
    65. Brandon Boykin CB Georgia 81
    66. A.J. Jenkins WR Illinois 81
    67. LaMichael James RB Oregon 81
    68. Brandon Taylor S LSU 80
    69. Derek Wolfe DT Cincinnati 80
    70. Brian Quick WR Appalachian St. 80

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    Tier 7
    These players rank as solid third-round prospects.

    71. Isaiah Pead RB Cincinnati 79
    72. Zebrie Sanders T Florida St. 79
    73. Brandon Brooks G Miami (Oh.) 79
    74. Marvin McNutt WR Iowa 79
    75. Jayron Hosley CB Virginia Tech 78
    76. Markelle Martin S Oklahoma St. 78
    77. Chase Minnifield CB Virginia 77
    78. Antonio Allen S South Carolina 77
    79. Joe Looney G Wake Forest 77
    80. Keshawn Martin WR Michigan St. 77
    81. Tyrone Crawford DE Boise St. 76
    82. Alfonzo Dennard CB Nebraska 76
    83. Mike Martin DT Michigan 76
    84. James Brown G Troy 76
    85. Joe Adams WR Arkansas 76
    86. Billy Winn DT Boise St. 75
    87. Tony Bergstrom G Utah 75
    88. Josh Norman CB Coastal Carolina 74
    89. Jarius Wright WR Arkansas 74
    90. Kelechi Osemele G Iowa St. 74
    91. Donald Stephenson T Oklahoma 74
    92. Olivier Vernon DE Miami 74
    93. Mike Daniels DT Iowa 73
    94. Ryan Broyles WR Oklahoma 73
    95. Jared Crick DT Nebraska 73
    96. Chris Polk RB Washington 73
    97. Nigel Bradham OLB Florida St. 73
    98. T.J. Graham WR North Carolina St. 72
    99. Casey Hayward CB Vanderbilt 72
    100. Trevor Guyton DE California 72
  2. garyv

    garyv Active Member

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    Based on your List and where the Boyz are picking give me these 3 and I'll be in hog heaven....

    1) Fletcher Cox DL
    2) Peter Konz C
    3) Chase Minnifield CB

    Whew Hew !!! :) :) :)
  3. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    Cox is looking more and more like a top 10 or so pick nowadays, unfortunately.
  4. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Silatalou or Zeitler at 45 would be a great pick.
  5. a_minimalist

    a_minimalist Active Member

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    No Bruce Irvin in the 3rd? Mercilus and Reyes in the 2nd?

    1) #14 DeCastro
    2) #45 Mercilus or Reyes
    3) #81 Broyles

    all day!

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