The Fighting Irish put a pair of players in the first round of the 2013 draft and could match that number next April.  BYU on the other hand has one of the best possession receivers in the nation no one talks about.

Notre Dame

Rnd Full Name Pos Num Yr Comments
1stManti Te’oILB54SrTerrific run defending middle linebacker that shows skill in zone coverage.
2ndTyler EifertTE804JrComplete tight end with a dominant game. Terrific blocker who also easily gets out to the second level and makes a lot of athletic receptions.
5thCierre WoodRB204JrTough interior ball carrier with no single outstanding characteristic in his game.
5thLouis NixDT93SoLarge, powerful defensive tackle/nose tackle that controls the line of scrimmage.
6thBraxston CaveC525SrExplosive center that shows skill in motion. Good fit for a zone blocking system.
7thDan FoxILB484JrSmart, intense and productive football player with limited speed.
FAZack MartinT704JrCollege left tackle that may be better off inside at guard. Terrific pass protector and blocks with solid fundamentals.
FAKapron Lewis-MooreDE895SrSolid defensive lineman that can be used as a two gap end or inside tackle. Has had an up-and-down career.
FATommy ReesQB113Jr
FAChris WattG664JrThick, powerful small area blocker.
FATheo RiddickWR63Jr
FAZeke MottaS173JrBig, strong forceful safety best between the numbers and playing downhill.
FAJamoris SlaughterS265Sr


Rnd Full Name Pos Num Yr Comments
4thCody HoffmanWR24JrTerrific possession receiver with outstanding skill. Offers a good degree of upside and possibilities as a second or third wide out the next level.
6thPreston HadleyCB74SrWell sized cornerback that flashes skill. Could be poised for a big year.
6thKyle Van NoyOLB33JrExplosive linebacker with solid size.
FAKaneakua FrielTE824JrOver aged tight end with nice size and pass catching skill.
FAUona KaveingaILB45SrUndersized yet relatively athletic linebacker who makes plays sideline to sideline.
FABraden BrownT755SrSolid pass protecting right tackle that does the little things well.
FADaniel SorensenS93Jr
FABraden HansenG764SrTough small area blocker with marginal upside.
FABrandon OgletreeILB445Sr