Updated rankings for the cornerback and safety positions.  Rankings include grades on 104 cornerbacks and 84 safeties.

Cornerback

Rnd Full Name School Yr
1st Justin Gilbert Oklahoma State 4Sr
1st Darqueze Dennard Michigan State 4Sr
1st Jason Verrett TCU 4Sr
2nd Kyle Fuller Virginia Tech 4Sr
2nd Bradley Roby Ohio State 4Jr
2-3 Jaylen Watkins Florida 4Sr
2-3 Bashaud Breeland Clemson 4Jr
3rd Lamarcus Joyner Florida State 4Sr
4th Marcus Roberson Florida 3Jr
4th Stanley Jean-Baptiste Nebraska 5Sr
4th Pierre Desir Lindenwood 6Sr
4-5 Louchiez Purifoy Florida 3Jr
5th Ross Cockrell Duke 5Sr
5th Aaron Colvin Oklahoma 4Sr
5th Rashaad Reynolds Oregon State 5Sr
5th Phillip Gaines Rice 5Sr
6th Victor Hampton South Carolina 3Jr
5th E.J. Gaines Missouri 4Sr
6th Ricardo Allen Purdue 4Sr
6th Dontae Johnson North Carolina State 4Sr
6th Bennett Jackson Notre Dame 4Sr
6th Terrance Mitchell Oregon 4Jr
6th Nevin Lawson Utah State 4Sr
6th Bene Benwikere San Jose State 4Sr
6-7 Chris Davis Auburn 4Sr
6-7 Lavelle Westbrooks Georgia Southern 4Sr
7th Deion Belue Alabama 4Sr
7th Andre Hal Vanderbilt 4Sr
7th Demetri Goodson Baylor 5Sr
7th Travis Carrie Ohio 5Sr
7th Dexter McDougle Maryland 5Sr
7th Brandon Dixon Northwest Missouri State 4Sr
7-FA Walt Aikens Liberty 5Sr
FA Kendall James Maine 5Sr
FA Todd Washington Southeastern Louisiana 4Sr
FA Jabari Price North Carolina 4Sr
FA Osahon Irabor Arizona State 5Sr
FA Marcus Williams North Dakota State 5Sr
FA Shaquille Richardson Arizona 4Sr
FA Charles Sawyer Mississippi 5Sr
FA K.J. Morton Baylor 4Sr
FA Kevin Fogg Liberty 5Sr
FA Keith Reaser Florida Atlantic 5Sr
FA Keon Lyn Syracuse 4Sr
FA Carrington Byndom Texas 4Sr
FA Ciante Evans Nebraska 4Sr
FA B.J. Lowery Iowa 4Sr
FA Deven Drane Cincinnati 4Sr
FA Bookie Sneed Sam Houston State 4Sr
FA T.J. Lee III Eastern Washington 4Sr
FA Ri’Shard Anderson Syracuse 5Sr
FA Qua Cox Jackson State 5Sr
FA Dayonne Nunley Miami-Oh 4Sr
FA Zachary McMillian Houston 4Sr
FA Zamel Johnson Temple 5Sr
FA Abdul Smith Temple 5Sr
FA Jimmy Legree South Carolina 5Sr
FA K’Waun Williams Pittsburgh 4Sr
FA Jeffery Garrett Jr Ball State 4Sr
FA Robert Nelson Arizona State 5Sr
FA Ken Gilstrap Middle Tennessee 5Sr
FA L.J. Jones Fresno State 5Sr
FA Kameron Jackson California 3Jr
FA Louis Young Georgia Tech 4Sr
FA Joe Williams Baylor 4Sr
FA Malachi Freeman Akron 4Sr
FA Jordan Love Towson 5Sr
FA Dexter Monroe Harvard 5Sr
FA Jansen Watson Iowa State 5Sr
FA Andrew Green Nebraska 5Sr
FA Tyler Patmon Oklahoma State 4Sr
FA Najja Johnson Buffalo 5Sr
FA Jocquel Skinner Bethel 4Sr
FA Jack Howard Lane 4Sr
FA Eric Gordon Tennessee 5Sr
FA Darrius Morrow South Alabama 5Sr
FA Tyrell Pearson South Alabama 4Sr
FA Brandon McCladdie Citadel 4Sr
FA Al Louis-Jean Jr Boston College 3So
FA Dashaun Phillips Tarleton State 5Sr
FA John Fulton Alabama 4Sr
FA Natturner Harris Norfolk State 5Sr
FA Virgil Williams Southern 4Sr
FA Nick Addison Bethune-Cookman 3Jr
FA Anders Battle Northern Arizona 4Sr
FA Winston Wright South Dakota State 5Sr
FA Lewis Toler Western Michigan 5Sr
FA Brodrick Jenkins West Virginia 5Sr
FA Jahu Coleman Idaho 4Sr
FA Shaq Bell Colorado State 4Sr
FA Antoine Tharpe Massachusetts 4Sr
FA Torin Harris USC 5Sr
FA Chris Parks SMU 4Sr
FA Antonio Marshall Indiana 5Sr
FA Jason Hendricks Pittsburgh 5Sr
FA Devin Wallace Virginia Union 5Sr
FA Jeremy Brown Florida 5Sr
FA Derrick Thomas Marshall 5Sr
FA Zed Evans North Texas 5Sr
FA Deron Wilson Southern Mississippi 5Sr
FA Barry Browning Stanford 4Sr
FA Derrick Rainey Arizona 5Sr
FA Darien Johnson New Mexico State 4Sr
FA Courtney Avery Michigan 4Sr

Safety

Rnd Full Name School Yr
1-2 Calvin Pryor Louisville 3Jr
1-2 Hasean Clinton-Dix Alabama 3Jr
2nd Jimmie Ward Northern Illinois 4Sr
3rd Keith McGill Utah 4Sr
3-4 Terrence Brooks Florida State 4Sr
3rd Ed Reynolds Stanford 4Jr
3rd Deone Bucannon Washington State 4Sr
4th Dezmen Southward Wisconsin 5Sr
4th Ahmad Dixon Baylor 4Sr
4th Marqueston Huff Wyoming 4Sr
4-5 Craig Loston LSU 5Sr
6th Dion Bailey USC 4Jr
6th Isaiah Lewis Michigan State 4Sr
6th Antone Exum Virginia Tech 5Sr
6th Tre Boston North Carolina 4Sr
5th Kenny Ladler Vanderbilt 4Sr
7th Jonathan Dowling Western Kentucky 4Jr
7th Nat Berhe San Diego State 5Sr
7th Christian Bryant Ohio State 4Sr
7-FA Alden Darby Arizona State 4Sr
7-FA Avery Patterson Oregon 5Sr
7-FA Brock Vereen Minnesota 4Sr
FA Elisha Olabode TCU 4Sr
FA Maurice Alexander Utah State 4Sr
FA Jemea Thomas Georgia Tech 5Sr
FA Vinnie Sunseri Alabama 3Jr
FA Daniel Sorensen BYU 4Sr
FA Jacques Washington Iowa State 5Sr
FA Sean Parker Washington 4Sr
FA Nickoe Whitley Mississippi State 5Sr
FA Gabe Lynn Oklahoma 5Sr
FA Ty Zimmerman Kansas State 5Sr
FA Hakeem Smith Louisville 4Sr
FA C.J. Barnett Ohio State 4Sr
FA Shamiel Gary Oklahoma State 5Sr
FA Daytawion Lowe Oklahoma State 5Sr
FA Darwin Cook West Virginia 5Sr
FA Demetruce McNeal West Alabama 4Sr
FA Brian Jackson Oregon 4Sr
FA Jerry Gates Bowling Green 4Sr
FA Sam Holl Baylor 4Sr
FA JaQuez Jenkins South Florida 5Sr
FA Mycal Swaim Eastern Michigan 4Sr
FA Jay Scott SMU 5Sr
FA Johnnie Simon Western Michigan 4Sr
FA Terrance Bullitt Texas Tech 5Sr
FA Thomas Gordon Michigan 5Sr
FA John Pillow Florida A&M 4Sr
FA Adrian Phillips Texas 4Sr
FA Greg Heban Indiana 5Sr
FA Dewey McDonald California-PA 5Sr
FA Parker Orms Colorado 5Sr
FA Tre’ Porter Texas Tech 4Sr
FA Cameron Loeffler Jackson State 4Sr
FA Jerome Couplin William & Mary 5Sr
FA Richard Spencer UTEP 5Sr
FA Jeremy Deering Rutgers 4Sr
FA Mark Joyce South Florida 4Sr
FA Bert White Northwestern State 4Sr
FA John Ojo Florida A&M 6Sr
FA Deon Broomfield Iowa State 5Sr
FA LJ McCray Catawba 5Sr
FA Juwan Thompson Duke 4Sr
FA Avery Cunningham Central Michigan 4Sr
FA Stephen Obeng-Agyapong Penn State 5Sr
FA Fred Gaines East Central 5Sr
FA Malcolm Willis Penn State 5Sr
FA Jestin Love Central Arkansas 5Sr
FA Chip Thompson East Carolina 4Sr
FA Jamill Lott Jacksonville State 5Sr
FA Eric Pinkins San Diego State 5Sr
FA Paul Porras Rice 5Sr
FA Kacy Rodgers II Miami-Fl 4Sr
FA Javon Marshall Vanderbilt
FA A.J. Marshall Wake Forest 4Sr
FA Tanner Miller Iowa 4Sr
FA Ryan Shaw Arkansas-Pine Bluff 4Sr
FA Pierre Warren Jacksonville State 3Jr
FA Deionte Gordon Central Washington 6Sr
7th Eric Bennett Arkansas 4Sr
FA Byron Moore Tennessee 5Sr
FA Brian Blechen Utah 4Sr
FA Dexter Moody Albany State 5Sr
FA Duran Lowe Wake Forest 5Sr

Updated linebacker rankings including 95 ranked outside linebackers and 41 ranked inside/middle linebackers.

Outside Linebacker

Rnd Full Name School Yr
1st Anthony Barr UCLA 4Sr
1st Khalil Mack Buffalo 5Sr
1-2 Ryan Shazier Ohio State 3Jr
2nd Kyle Van Noy BYU 4Sr
2-3 Marcus Smith Louisville 4Sr
3rd Demarcus Lawrence Boise State 4Jr
3rd Carl Bradford Arizona State 4Jr
3rd Chris Smith Arkansas 4Sr
3rd Telvin Smith Florida State 4Sr
3-4 Christian Kirksey Iowa 4Sr
3-4 Jeremiah Attaochu Georgia Tech 4Sr
4th Adrian Hubbard Alabama 4Jr
4th Christian Jones Florida State 4Sr
4-5 Prince Shembo Notre Dame 4Sr
5th Ronald Powell Florida 3Jr
5th Devon Kennard USC 5Sr
5th Lamin Barrow LSU 5Sr
6th Trevor Reilly Utah 5Sr
6th Howard Jones Shepherd 4Sr
6th Boseko Lokombo Oregon 5Sr
6th Kasim Edebali Boston College 5Sr
6-7 Anthony Hitchens Iowa 4Sr
6th Jordan Tripp Montana 5Sr
7th Kevin Pierre-Louis Boston College 4Sr
FA Denicos Allen Michigan State 5Sr
FA Marquis Spruill Syracuse 5Sr
FA Jonathan Brown Illinois 4Sr
FA IK Enemkpali Louisiana Tech 5Sr
FA Jonathan Newsome Ball State 5Sr
FA Corey Nelson Oklahoma 4Sr
FA Tevin Mims South Florida 4Sr
FA Chris McCain California 4Jr
FA Xavius Boyd Western Kentucky 4Sr
FA Tyler Starr South Dakota 5Sr
FA Chris Young Arizona State 4Sr
FA Brad Daly Montana State 5Sr
FA Brandon Watts Georgia Tech 5Sr
FA Marquis Flowers Arizona 4Sr
FA Jimmy Gaines Miami-Fl 4Sr
FA Steve Jenkins Texas A&M 4Sr
FA Deontae Skinner Mississippi State 5Sr
FA Jacques Smith Tennessee 4Sr
FA Anthony Larry Eastern Washington 5Sr
FA Jayrone Elliott Toledo 4Sr
FA Colton Underwood Illinois State 4Sr
FA Jamal Merrell Rutgers 4Sr
FA Shaquil Barrett Colorado State 4Sr
FA Ethan Armstrong Wisconsin 5Sr
FA Darius Lipford North Carolina 4Sr
FA Justin Heard Central Arkansas 5Sr
FA Steele Divitto Boston College 4Sr
FA Keith Smith San Jose State 4Sr
FA Ryne Giddins South Florida 4Sr
FA Quandon Christian Clemson 5Sr
FA Jamil Merrell Rutgers 4Sr
FA Marcus Whitfield Maryland 5Sr
FA Andrew Wilson Missouri 5Sr
FA Dontavis Sapp Tennessee 4Sr
FA Darnell Harding California-PA 5Sr
FA Carl Fleming Indiana-PA 5Sr
FA Michael Cole Maine 5Sr
FA Aaron Hill Minnesota 5Sr
FA Donovan Bonner Missouri 5Sr
FA Derrick Webb Colorado 5Sr
FA Cory Henry Florida Atlantic 4Sr
FA Cameron Gordon Michigan 5Sr
FA Matt Robinson Maryland 4Sr
FA Bryan Presume Southern Illinois 4Sr
FA Rashad Smith Jacksonville State 5Sr
FA Tavita Woodard Hawaii 5Sr
FA Justin Jackson Wake Forest 5Sr
FA Danny Spond Notre Dame
FA Junior Onyeali Arizona State 4Sr
FA Antonio Harper Tennessee State 5Sr
FA Anthony Brown Eastern Kentucky 5Sr
FA Dorian Bell Duquesne 5Sr
FA Tabrian Resby Howard 4Sr
FA Leron Furr Fort Valley State 4Sr
FA Ixavier Triplett Delta State 5Sr
FA Clifton Crews South Alabama 5Sr
FA Tahj Jones LSU 5Sr
FA Chase Vasser Georgia
FA Patrick Bastien Alabama-Birmingham 5Sr
FA Keenan Graham UCLA 5Sr
FA Quayshawn Nealy Georgia Tech 5Sr
FA Wesley Williams Miami-Oh 5Sr
FA DJ Roberts Tennessee-Martin 5Sr
FA Spencer Hadley BYU 5Sr
FA Shaun Lewis Oklahoma State 4Sr
FA Olaniyi Adewole Temple 4Sr
FA Tim Kynard Illinois 5Sr
FA Jarek Lancaster Stanford 5Sr
FA Terrance Lloyd Baylor 5Sr
FA Joe Mitchell Oklahoma State 4Sr
FA Darrin Kitchens Florida 4Sr

Inside/Middle Linebacker

Rnd Full Name School Yr
1st C.J. Mosley Alabama 4Sr
3-4 Chris Borland Wisconsin 5Sr
4th Jordan Zumwalt UCLA 4Sr
4th Yawin Smallwood Connecticut 4Jr
5th Preston Brown Louisville 4Sr
6th Avery Williamson Kentucky 4Sr
6th Max Bullough Michigan State 4Sr
6th Shayne Skov Stanford 4Sr
6th Khairi Fortt California 4Jr
6-7 Andrew Jackson Western Kentucky 4Sr
6-7 Derrell Johnson East Carolina 4Sr
7th Jeremiah George Iowa State 4Sr
7th Dan Fox Notre Dame 5Sr
FA Greg Blair Cincinnati 4Sr
FA James Morris Iowa 4Sr
FA Uani’ Unga BYU 5Sr
FA DeDe Lattimore South Florida 5Sr
FA Jack Tyler Virginia Tech 5Sr
FA Brock Coyle Montana 5Sr
FA Carlo Calabrese Notre Dame 5Sr
FA Mike Marry Mississippi 5Sr
FA Carlos Fields Jr Winston-Salem 5Sr
FA Glenn Carson Penn State 4Sr
FA Cqulin Hubert Southeastern Louisiana 4Sr
FA Caleb Lavey Oklahoma State 4Sr
FA Clarence Bumpas Northern Colorado 5Sr
FA Enrique Williams South Alabama 5Sr
FA Tanner Brock Sam Houston State 5Sr
FA Mike Olson Wake Forest 5Sr
FA Tani Maka UNLV 5Sr
FA Damien Proby Northwestern 5Sr
FA Spencer Shuey Clemson 5Sr
FA Jake Doughty Utah State 5Sr
FA Chase Garnham Vanderbilt 4Sr
FA DJ Yendrey Texas State 5Sr
FA Todd Davis Sacramento State 4Sr
FA Wes Dothard Tennessee-Chattanooga 5Sr
FA Mike McCrimon Wofford 5Sr
FA Will Smith Texas Tech 4Sr
FA Jake Fischer Arizona 5Sr
FA William Lucas Purdue 4Sr

Below is a three round mock draft that features plenty of surprises courtesy of Jon Dove. The most difficult part of putting together a mock draft this year is figuring out where the quarterbacks will land. This particular mock features three quarterbacks going in the first round which goes against what Jon previously projected.

1 Houston Texans Jadeveon Clowney
2 St. Louis Rams (Wash) Jake Matthews
3 Jacksonville Jaguars Johnny Manziel
4 Cleveland Browns Sammy Watkins
5 Oakland Raiders Greg Robinson
6 Atlanta Falcons Khalil Mack
7 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Mike Evans
8 Minnesota Vikings Teddy Bridgewater
9 Buffalo Bills Taylor Lewan
10 Detroit Lions Justin Gilbert
11 Tennessee Titans Kyle Fuller
12 New York Giants Eric Ebron
13 St. Louis Rams CJ Mosley
14 Chicago Bears Aaron Donald
15 Pittsburgh Steelers Marqise Lee
16 Dallas Cowboys Anthony Barr
17 Baltimore Ravens Ja’Wuan James
18 New York Jets Odell Beckham Jr.
19 Miami Dolphins Zach Martin
20 Arizona Cardinals Blake Bortles
21 Green Bay Packers Calvin Pryor
22 Philadelphia Eagles Jason Verrett
23 Kansas City Chiefs Bradin Cooks
24 Cincinnati Bengals Darqueze Dennard
25 San Diego Chargers Louis Nix
26 Cleveland Browns (via Indy) David Yankey
27 New Orleans Saints Dee Ford
28 Carolina Panthers Xavier Su’a Filo
29 New England Patriots Jace Amaro
30 San Francisco 49ers Timmy Jernigan
31 Denver Broncos Gabe Jackson
32 Seattle Seahawks Ra’Shede Hageman
Round Two
33 Houston Texans Derek Carr
34 Washington Redskins Ha Ha Clinton-Dix
35 Cleveland Browns Loucheiz Purifoy
36 Oakland Raiders Kony Ealy
37 Atlanta Falcons Joel Bitonio
38 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Calvin Barnett
39 Jacksonville Jaguars Bradley Roby
40 Minnesota Vikings George Uko
41 Buffalo Bills Marcus Smith
42 Tennessee Titans Carlos Hyde
43 New York Giants Stephon Tuitt
44 St. Louis Rams Will Sutton
45 Detroit Lions LaMarcus Joyner
46 Pittsburgh Steelers Troy Niklas
47 Dallas Cowboys Kelcy Quarles
48 Baltimore Ravens Tre Mason
49 New York Jets Trai Turner
50 Miami Dolphins Robert Nelson
51 Chicago Bears Jonathan Dowling
52 Arizona Cardinals Chris Borland
53 Green Bay Packers Antonio Richardson
54 Philadelphia Eagles Carl Bradford
55 Cincinnati Bengals DeMarcus Lawrence
56 San Francisco 49ers (KC) Jarvis Landry
57 San Diego Chargers Billy Turner
58 New Orleans Saints Michael Schofield
59 Indianapolis Colts B.J. Lowery
60 Carolina Panthers Allen Robinson
61 San Francisco 49ers Yawin Smallwood
62 New England Patriots Ego Ferguson
63 Denver Broncos Kasim Edebali
64 Seattle Seahawks Cameron Fleming
Round Three
65 Houston Texans Morgon Moses
66 Washington Redskins Austin Seferian-Jenkins
67 Oakland Raiders A.J. McCarron
68 Atlanta Falcons Xavier Grimble
69 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Cyrus Kouandjio
70 Jacksonville Jaguars Cody Hoffman
71 Cleveland Browns Jimmy Garoppolo
72 Minnesota Vikings Marcus Roberson
73 Buffalo Bills Paul Richardson
74 New York Giants Shayne Skov
75 St. Louis Rams Ahmad Dixon
76 Detroit Lions Kelvin Benjamin
77 San Francisco (Tenn) Dominique Easley
78 Dallas Cowboys Shamar Stephen
79 Baltimore Ravens Trevor Reilly
80 New York Jets Jeremy Hill
81 Miami Dolphins DaVante Adams
82 Chicago Bears Pierre Desir
83 Cleveland Browns (Pitt) Bishop Sankey
84 Arizona Cardinals Lache Seastrunk
85 Green Bay Packers Ryan Shazier
86 Philadelphia Eagles Terrence Brooks
87 Kansas City Chiefs Brent Urban
88 Cincinnati Bengals Jack Mewhort
89 San Diego Chargers Jaylen Watkins
90 Indianapolis Colts Charles Leno Jr.
91 New Orleans Saints Martavis Bryant
92 Carolina Panthers Brandon Thomas
93 New England Patriots James Gayle
94 San Francisco 49ers Dri Archer
95 Denver Broncos Telvin Smith
96 Minnesota Vikings(Sea) Kareem Martin
97 Pittsburgh Steelers Ed Stinson
98 Green Bay Packers Jordan Matthews
99 Baltimore Ravens Justin Ellis
100 San Francisco 49ers Zach Mettenberger

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