Tony Pauline previews the pro-prospects in the inaugural Pinstripe Bowl

Kansas State

Round Full Name Pos Number Year Comments
3rdDaniel ThomasRB84SrPowerful, interior ball carrier best running downhill. A bit one-dimensional and will not fit every offense.
5thRaphael GuidryDT943JrAthletic tackle who plays with terrific quickness and leverage. Agile and moves around well but lacks natural bulk and neutralized at the point.
6thClyde AufnerT753JrFluid blocker who moves well on his feet and stands out in pass protection.
FAPrizell BrownDT464Sr
FAStephen HarrisonCB85SrPhysically strong corner that beats down opponents to defend the pass. Struggles tracking the ball and possesses marginal ball skills.
FAKenneth MayfieldG675SrExplosive guard who moves well on his feet and shows skill blocking in motion yet lacks strength and does not play with leverage.
FAAntonio FelderOLB404Sr

Syracuse

Round Full Name Pos Number Year Comments
4thDelone CarterRB34SrTerrific ball carrier that combines instincts, toughness and deceptive power. Good receiver out of the backfield.
4thDa’Mon MerkersonCB64JrDeveloping corner with nice size and ball skills.
4-5Doug HogueOLB324SrUnderrated weak side linebacker that’s a poor man’s version of Keith Bullock.
7-FAMike HolmesS354SrTough safety that keeps the action in front of him. Lack of size is an issue.
7-FADerrell SmithILB255SrStrong, tough two down defender best in the box.
FAKevyn ScottCB264Jr
FAAndrew TillerG664SrLarge, powerful guard best in confined quarters.
FARyan BartholomewC705SrQuick, agile blocker who moves well on his feet. Does not bend his knees or play with leverage.
FAMax SuterS244Sr