The Terps are under new management as Randy Edsall, one of the nations best coaches, takes over the program.  Edsall has a reputation for developing players and getting the most from his talent.  The NFL will be glad to hear this as Maryland has a lot of next level potential.  It is a similar situation in Coral Gables as Al Golden takes over a Hurricane program that is bursting with NFL prospects.


Round Full Name Pos # Yr Comments
3rd Kenny Tate S 6 4Sr Forceful safety most effective making plays between the numbers or downhill. Moved to outside linebacker this season, the position which most NFL teams presently grades him at.
3-4 Demetrius Hartsfield OLB 9 4Jr Athletic and forceful linebacker that makes plays sideline to sideline, gets depth on pass drops and shows a lot of skill on the field. Has an upside yet must really polish his game.
4th Davin Meggett RB 8 4Sr Elusive, creative ball carrier with a burst. Has a compact style and runs low to the ground.
FA Justin Lewis G 78 4Jr Quick, explosive blocker that showed a lot of skill last season. Dismissed from the program in early July.
FA Trenton Hughes CB 21 5Sr Adequate zone cover corner back best facing the action.
FA Darin Drakeford OLB 52 3Jr Undersized yet quick linebacker that makes plays sideline to sideline.
FA Cameron Chism CB 22 4Sr Somewhat athletic cornerback that gives effort against the run. Struggles making plays with his back to the ball and constantly blowing assignments.
FA Derek Drummond DE 44 5Sr Undersized college pass rusher that flashed skill. Recently dismissed from the Maryland program.
FA Andrew Gonnella G 77 5Sr Hard-working small area blocker with limited upside.
FA Lansford Watson TE 80 5Sr Athletic tight end trying to rebound from a knee injury which kept him on the sidelines in 2010.


Round Full Name Pos # Yr Comments
3rd Sean Spence OLB 31 4Sr Athletic linebacker that makes plays sideline to sideline, covers a lot of area on the field and gets depth on pass drops. Also gives effort against the run. Three down defender for the next level.
3rd Adewale Ojomo DE 97 5Sr Quick, somewhat athletic defensive end with a nice length and underrated strength. Fires off the snap, plays with terrific pad level and rarely off his feet. Make plays behind the line of scrimmage or laterally.
4th Marcus Forston DT 99 4Jr Explosive interior lineman that fires off the snap, beats blockers off the ball and makes a lot of plays behind the line of scrimmage. Fluid change of direction with the ability to make plays laterally in the box. Must get stronger but has upside.
4th Laron Byrd WR 47 4Sr Nice sized receiver that physically defeats opponents to come away with the ball. More of a possession wide out that could fit in as a fourth man on the roster at the next level.
4th Olivier Vernon DE 35 3Jr Undersized college pass rusher that shows great quickness off the snap, speed up the field and is constantly gets penetration behind the line of scrimmage. May get consideration at outside linebacker in a 34 alignment.
4-5 Mike James RB 5 3Jr Strong, interior ball carrier that runs through tackles and also carries the pile. Shows a surprising burst to his game.
5th Travis Benjamin WR 3 4Sr Nimble, flexible receiver that shows a deep burst and the ability to make receptions down the field. Must learn to do the little things well and round out his game yet comes with and upside.
5th Vaughn Telemaque S 7 4Jr
6-7 Ramon Buchanan OLB 45 4Sr Quick, explosive pursuit linebacker that’s best running down the action from the back side. Undersized and really struggles handling blocks.
7th Brandon Washington G 72 3Jr Tough, explosive small area blocker that must get a little stronger to complete his game.
7th Micanor Regis DT 54 4Sr Explosive yet undersized defensive tackle that constantly gets caught up in the wash or his handled at the point of attack by single blocker.
FA Harland Gunn G 66 5Sr Strong, small area blocker that shows flashes.
FA Jacory Harris QB 12 4Sr Terrific athlete with a big arm yet a poor passer that lacks accuracy, incorrectly reads defenses and consistently forces the ball into covered receivers.
FA JoJo Nicolas S 29 5Sr
FA Chase Ford TE 9 4Sr Hard-working tight end with a limited upside. Does not stand out in any single aspect.
FA Tyler Horn C 63 5Sr Small yet quick blocker on the pivot that shows ability in motion.
FA Blake Ayles TE 86 4Sr
FA Aldarius Johnson WR 4 4Sr