Defensive Linemen Rankings

Below are the defensive linemen rankings. This includes both defensive tackles and defensive ends.

Defensive Ends

1. Robert Quinn-North Carolina* (OLB)

2. Cameron Jordan-California (DT)

3. Adrian Clayborn-Iowa

4. Aldon Smith-Missouri* (OLB)

5. Patrick Ryan Kerrigan-Purdue (OLB)

6. Da’Quan Bowers-Clemson*

7. Justin “J.J.” Watt-Wisconsin* (DT)

8. Cameron Heyward-Ohio State (DT)

9. Allen Bailey-Miami (Fla.) (DT)

10. Pierre Allen-Nebraska

11. Jabaal Sheard-Pittsburgh

12. Brooks Reed-Arizona (OLB)

13. Steven Friday-Virginia Tech (OLB)

14. Pernell McPhee-(Ole) Mississippi

15. Jeremy Beal-Oklahoma (OLB)

16. Sam Acho-Texas (OLB)

17. Eddie Jones-Texas

18. Greg Romeus-Pittsburgh (OLB)

19. Roberto Jones-Northwest Missouri State (OLB)

20. Bruce Miller-Central Florida (OLB)

21. Wayne Daniels-TCU (OLB)

22. Cliff Matthews-South Carolina (OLB)

23. Ricky Elmore-Arizona

24. Ryan Winterswyk-Boise State

25. Justin Trattou-Florida

26. Markus White-Florida State (OLB)

27. Ugo Chinasa-Oklahoma State (OLB)

28. Mario Addison-Troy (OLB)

29. Brandon Bair-Oregon (DT)

30. Clay Nurse-Illinois

31. Christian Anthony-Grambling State

32. Craig Marshall-South Florida (OLB)

33. Zane Parr-Virginia* (DT)

34. DeMarcus Dobbs-Georgia

35. Kentrell Lockett-(Ole) Mississippi (OLB)

36. Cheta Ozougwu-Rice

37. Anthony Egbuniwe-Georgia Tech

Defensive Tackles

1. Nick Fairley-Auburn*

2. Marcel Dareus-Alabama* (DE)

3. Jurell Casey-USC*

4. Corey Liuget-Illinois*

5. Christian Ballard-Iowa (DE)

6. Stephen Paea-Oregon State

7. Lawrence Guy-Arizona State*

8. Muhammed Wilkerson-Temple*

9. Phil Taylor-Baylor

10. Marvin Austin-North Carolina

11. Drake Nevis-LSU

12. Kenrick Ellis-Hampton

13. Sione Fua-Stanford

14. Jerrell Powe-(Ole) Mississippi

15. Ian Williams-Notre Dame

16. Jarvis Jenkins-Clemson

17. Chris Neild-West Virginia

18. David Carter-UCLA

19. Martin Parker-Richmond

20. Terrell McClain-South Florida

21. Ollie Ogbu-Penn State

23. Damik Scafe-Boston College

24. Colby Whitlock-Texas Tech

25. Karl Klug-Iowa (DE/ILB)

26. Adrian Taylor-Oklahoma

27. Mike Blanc-Auburn

28. Tupaimoefitpo “Sealver” Siliga-Utah*

29. Cedric Thornton-South Arkansas

30. Ted Laurent-(Ole) Mississippi

31. Lazarius Levingston-LSU

32. Ladi Ajiboye-South Carolina

33. John Graves-Virginia Tech


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