Recent History of Edge Defenders Drafted
Draft Year First Player Selected by Position Round (OVR) Draft Team Total Drafted
2004Will Smith, Ohio State1 (18)Saints49
2005DeMarcus Ware, Troy1 (11)Cowboys42
2006A.J. Hawk, Ohio State1 (5)Packers46
2007Gaines Adams, Clemson1 (4)Buccaneers50
2008Chris Long, Virginia1 (2)Rams47
2009Aaron Curry, Wake Forest1 (4)Seahawks45
2010Brandon Graham, Michigan1 (13)Eagles51
2011Von Miller, Texas A&M1 (2)Broncos47
2012Bruce Irvin, West Virginia1 (15)Seahawks45
2013Dion Jordan, Oregon1 (3)Dolphins48
2014Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina1 (1)Texans48
2015Dante Fowler Jr., Florida1 (3)Jaguars47
2016Joey Bosa, Ohio State1 (3)Chargers54
2017Myles Garrett, Texas A&M1 (1)Browns55
2018Bradley Chubb, NC State1 (5)Broncos61

2019 Edge Defender Prospects

Edge Defender Draft Projection

Current Prospect Rankings Include 2018 Collegiate Statistics

Player HT WT Tackles Sacks FF PD INT PROJ
Nick Bosa, OSU6'4"2701st
Josh Allen, UK6'5"2308414.05401st
Quinnen Williams, ALA6'4"295668.00101st
Clelin Ferrell, CLEM6'5"2654711.02101st
Brian Burns, FSU6'5"2355310.03301st
Jachai Polite, FLA6'2"2604311.05401st
Montez Sweat, MSST6'6"241488.01001st
Zach Allen, BC6'5"285617.01711st
Chase Winovich, MICH6'3"245564.00102nd
Jaylon Ferguson, LT6'5"2556015.02202nd
Anfernee Jennings, ALA6'3"262425.00912nd
Joe Jackson, MIAMI6'5"258479.02312nd
Oshane Ximines, ODU6'4"2555812.04213rd
Carl Granderson, WYO6'5"261403.00213rd
Austin Bryant, CLEM6'4"265356.00003rd
Isaiah Buggs, ALA6'5"2874110.02303rd
Porter Gustin, USC6'5"260287.00103rd
Terrell Lewis, ALA6'5"2544th
Ben Banogu, TCU6'4"245528.02004th
Sutton Smith, NIU6'0"2255615.04104th
Marquise Copeland, CIN6'2"285434.00204th
Joe Gaziano, NW6'4"280417.02204th
Christian Rector, USC6'4"275485.01204th
Cece Jefferson, FLA6'1"2615th
Corbin Kaufusi, BYU6'9"285569.00105th
Jamal Davis II, AKR6'4"235806.01615th
Anthony Nelson, IOWA6'7"2604110.00106th
Andrew Van Ginkel, WIS6'4"234515.01306th
Dewayne Hendrix, PITT6'4"275265.00006th
Shareef Miller, PSU6'5"256337.00006th
Jabari Zuniga, FLA6'3"245427.00006th
Kenny Willekes, MSU6'4"260769.01107th
Jonathan Ledbetter, UGA6'4"277511.02007th
Wyatt Ray, BC6'3"250449.00207-FA
Charles Omenihu, TEX6'4"2544310.0110UDFA
Malik Reed, NEV6'1"250728.0100UDFA
Marlon Davidson, AUB6'3"282344.0030UDFA
Mike Danna, CMU6'2"2576610.0210UDFA
Daelin Hayes, ND6'3"258292.0110UDFA
Curtis Weaver, BSU6'3"2664310.0110UDFA
Jesse Aniebonam, MD6'3"259392.0000UDFA
Ronheen Bingham, ARST6'2"222659.0050UDFA
Darian Roseboro, NCST6'4"287331.0010UDFA
Malcolm Roach, TEX6'3"270UDFA
Jabril Frazier, BSU6'4"243506.0100UDFA
Landis Durham, TA&M6'3"255478.0010UDFA
Maxx Crosby, EMU6'5"265618.0331UDFA
Denzil Ware, JVST6'2"240UDFA
Tuzar Skipper, TOL6'3"246529.0100UDFA
Byron Cowart, MD6'4"250383.0102UDFA
Alex Highsmith, CHAR6'3"235603.0210UDFA
Quincy Roche, TEM6'4"230494.0210UDFA
Kaimana Padello, HAW6'0"205UDFA
Jamell Garcia-Williams, UAB6'8"2454210.0040UDFA
Freedom Akinmoladun, NEB6'4"255293.0000UDFA
Kendall Coleman, SYR6'3"252297.0000UDFA
Nick Coe, AUB6'5"270UDFA
Tevis Bartlett, WASH6'2"230671.0210UDFA
Korey Rush, NEV6'0"265306.0000UDFA
Jarrell Owens, OKST6'3"270296.0100UDFA
Breckyn Hager, TEX6'3"227313.0110UDFA