Recent History of First Overall Picks
Year Player POS HT WT Draft Team
2005Alex Smith, UtahQB6'4"21749ers
2006Mario Williams, NC StateINT-DL6'7"295Texans
2007JaMarcus Russell, LSUQB6'5"256Raiders
2008Jake Long, MichiganOT6'7"313Dolphins
2009Matthew Stafford, GeorgiaQB6'2"225Lions
2010Sam Bradford, OklahomaQB6'4"236Rams
2011Cam Newton, AuburnQB6'5"248Panthers
2012Andrew Luck, StanfordQB6'4"234Colts
2013Eric Fisher, Central MichiganOT6'7"306Chiefs
2014Jadeveon Clowney, South CarolinaEDGE6'5"266Texans
2015Jameis Winston, Florida StateQB6'4"231Buccaneers
2016Jared Goff, CaliforniaQB6'4"215Rams
2017Myles Garrett, Texas A&MEDGE6'4"272Browns
2018Baker Mayfield, OklahomaQB6'1"215Browns

2008 NFL Prospect Rankings

Rank Player POS College HT WT PROJ
1Matt RyanQBBoston College6'5"2281st
2Jake LongOTMichigan6'7"3131st
3Chris LongEDGEVirginia6'3"2721st
4Darren McFaddenRBArkansas6'1"2111st
5Glenn DorseyINT-DLLSU6'1"2971st
6Vernon GholstonEDGEOhio State6'3"2661st
7Sedrick EllisINT-DLUSC6'1"3091st
8Derrick HarveyEDGEFlorida6'5"2711st
9Ryan CladyOTBoise State6'6"3091st
10Gosder CherilusOTBoston College6'7"3141st
11Joe FlaccoQBDelaware6'7"2361st
12Jerod MayoLBTennessee6'1"2421st
13Aqib TalibCBKansas6'1"2021st
14Chris JohnsonRBEast Carolina5'11"1971st
15Dominique Rodgers-CromartieCBTennessee State6'2"1841st
16Jonathan StewartRBOregon5'10"2351st
17Branden AlbertINT-OLVirginia6'6"3091st
18Chris WilliamsOTVanderbilt6'6"3151st
19Duane BrownOTVirginia Tech6'4"3151st
20Brandon FlowersCBVirginia Tech5'10"1891st
21Matt ForteRBTulane6'1"2171st
22DeSean JacksonWRCalifornia5'10"1691st
23Cliff AvrilEDGEPurdue6'3"2531st
24Leodis McKelvinCBTroy5'10"1901st
25Rashard MendenhallRBIllinois5'10"2251st
26Ray RiceRBRutgers5'8"1991st
27Jordy NelsonWRKansas State6'3"2171st
28Jeremy ZuttahOTRutgers6'4"3031st
29Sam BakerINT-OLUSC6'4"3091st
30Mike JenkinsCBSouth Florida5'10"1971st
31Curtis LoftonLBOklahoma6'1"2461st
32Tracy PorterCBIndiana5'11"1881st
33Eddie RoyalWRVirginia Tech5'10"1842nd
34Jason JonesEDGEEastern Michigan6'5"2732nd
35Martellus BennettTETexas A&M6'6"2592nd
36Keith RiversLBUSC6'2"2412nd
37Calais CampbellINT-DLMiami6'8"2902nd
38Felix JonesRBArkansas5'10"2072nd
39Chad HenneQBMichigan6'3"2302nd
40Phillip MerlingEDGEClemson6'4"2762nd
41Kendall LangfordINT-DLHampton6'6"2872nd
42Antoine CasonCBArizona6'1"1912nd
43Charles GodfreyCBIowa6'1"2072nd
44Jamaal CharlesRBTexas5'11"2002nd
45Thomas DeCoudSCalifornia6'2"2072nd
46Mike PollakINT-OLArizona State6'4"3012nd
47Dustin KellerTEPurdue6'2"2422nd
48Mario ManninghamWRMichigan6'1"1812nd
49Pat SimsINT-DLAuburn6'2"3102nd
50Quentin GrovesEDGEAuburn6'3"2592nd
51Geno HayesEDGEFlorida State6'1"2262nd
52Chilo RachalINT-OLUSC6'5"3152nd
53Mike McGlynnINT-OLPittsburgh6'4"3112nd
54Philip WheelerLBGeorgia Tech6'2"2482nd
55King DunlapOTAuburn6'9"3102nd
56Jeff OtahOTPittsburgh6'6"3222nd
57James HardyWRIndiana6'6"2172nd
58Kenny PhillipsSMiami6'2"2122nd
59Brandon CarrSGrand Valley State2nd
60Dwight LoweryCBSan Jose State5'11"2012nd
61Lawrence JacksonEDGEUSC6'4"2712nd
62Letroy GuionINT-DLFlorida State6'4"3032nd
63Harry DouglasWRLouisville5'11"1762nd
64John CarlsonTENotre Dame6'5"2512nd
65John GrecoOTToledo6'5"3053rd
66Jordon DizonEDGEColorado6'1"2293rd
67Kory LichtensteigerINT-OLBowling Green6'2"2983rd
68Jermichael FinleyTETexas6'5"2433rd
69Tyvon BranchCBConnecticut6'1"2043rd
70Breno GiacominiOTLouisville6'7"3033rd
71William HayesINT-DLWinston-Salem3rd
72Kevin SmithRBUCF6'1"2173rd
73Erin HendersonEDGEMaryland6'3"2443rd
74Fred DavisTEUSC6'3"2553rd
75Tyrell JohnsonSArkansas State6'1"2073rd
76Anthony CollinsOTKansas6'5"3173rd
77Jerome SimpsonWRCoastal Carolina6'2"1993rd
78Pierre GarconWRMount Union6'1"2103rd
79Erik WaldenINT-DLMiddle Tennessee3rd
80Dan ConnorLBPenn State6'2"2313rd
81Donnie AveryWRHouston5'11"1923rd
82Earl BennettWRVanderbilt6'1"2093rd
83Justin KingCBPenn State5'11"1923rd
84Steve SlatonRBWest Virginia5'9"1973rd
85Kentwan BalmerINT-DLNorth Carolina6'5"3083rd
86Carl NicksOTNebraska6'5"3413rd
87Andre CaldwellWRFlorida6'1"2043rd
88Terrell ThomasCBUSC6'1"2023rd
89Josh MorganWRVirginia Tech6'0"2193rd
90Quintin DempsSUTEP6'1"2063rd
91Early DoucetWRLSU6'0"2093rd
92Dexter JacksonWRAppalachian State5'10"1823rd
93Chad RinehartINT-OLNorthern Iowa6'5"3203rd
94Tavares GoodenLBMiami6'1"2343rd
95Tashard ChoiceRBGeorgia Tech5'11"2153rd
96Kroy BiermannEDGEMontana6'3"2463rd
97Ahtyba RubinINT-DLIowa State6'3"3153rd
98Devin ThomasWRMichigan State6'2"2153rd
99Steve JohnsonWRKentucky6'2"2103rd
100Trevor LawsINT-DLNotre Dame6'1"3043rd
101Oniel CousinsOTUTEP6'4"3083rd
102Malcolm KellyWROklahoma6'3"2243rd
103Tim HightowerRBRichmond3rd
104Limas SweedWRTexas6'4"2153rd
105Andre FluellenINT-DLFlorida State6'1"2963rd
106Brian BrohmQBLouisville6'3"2303rd
107Tom ZbikowskiSNotre Dame5'11"2113rd
108Red BryantINT-DLTexas A&M6'4"3184th
109Pat LeeSAuburn4th
110Terrence WheatleyCBColorado5'10"1874th
111Jacob TammeTEKentucky6'4"2364th
112Marcus HarrisonINT-DLArkansas6'3"3174th
113Josh SittonOTUCF4th
114Orlando ScandrickCBBoise State5'10"1924th
115Donald ThomasINT-OLConnecticut6'4"3034th
116Justin ForsettRBCalifornia4th
117Cary WilliamsSWashburn4th
118Ali HighsmithEDGELSU6'1"2304th
119Nick HaydenINT-DLWisconsin6'4"2914th
120Reggie SmithCBOklahoma6'0"1994th
121Bryan KehlLBBYU6'2"2424th
122Cody WallaceINT-OLTexas A&M6'4"2964th
123Gary BarnidgeTELouisville6'6"2434th
124John SullivanINT-OLNotre Dame6'4"3014th
125Barry RichardsonOTClemson6'7"3204th
126Zackary BowmanCBNebraska6'1"1974th
127Jonathan GoffLBVanderbilt6'2"2454th
128Chevis JacksonCBLSU6'1"1924th
129Xavier AdibiEDGEVirginia Tech6'2"2324th
130Craig StevensTECalifornia6'3"2544th
131Marcus GriffinSTexas5'10"2014th
132Joe MaysEDGENorth Dakota State4th
133Ryan MundySWest Virginia4th
134Mackenzy BernadeauINT-OLBentley4th
135Peyton HillisFBArkansas6'1"2404th
136Jonathan WilhiteCBAuburn5'10"1854th
137Trevor ScottINT-DLBuffalo4th
138Reggie CornerSAkron4th
139Lavelle HawkinsWRCalifornia5'11"1874th
140Brad CottamTETennessee6'8"2704th
141Josh BarrettSArizona State6'2"2234th
142DaJuan MorganSNC State6'1"2054th
143Demetress BellOTNorthwestern State4th
144Chris EllisEDGEVirginia Tech6'4"2635th
145Craig SteltzSLSU6'1"2135th
146Kellen DavisTEMichigan State6'7"2625th
147Jacob HesterFBLSU5'11"2265th
148Justin TryonCBArizona State5'9"1905th
149Drew RadovichINT-OLUSC6'5"3015th
150Wesley WoodyardEDGEKentucky6'1"2275th
151Nate GarnerOTArkansas5th
152Jack WilliamsCBKent State5'9"1865th
153Keenan BurtonWRKentucky6'1"2015th
154Geoff SchwartzOTOregon6'6"3325th
155Simeon CastilleSAlabama6'1"1955th
156Andy StudebakerEDGEWheaton College (Ill)5th
157Stanford KeglarEDGEPurdue6'2"2395th
158Jeremy ThompsonEDGEWake Forest6'5"2645th
159Haruki NakamuraSCincinnati5th
160Dre MooreINT-DLMaryland6'4"3055th
161Tony HillsOTTexas6'5"3095th
162Corey LynchSAppalachian State5th
163Shawn CrableEDGEMichigan6'5"2455th
164Antwaun MoldenCBEastern Kentucky6'1"1985th
165Kareem MooreSNicholls5th
166Larry GrantEDGEOhio State6'1"2355th
167Mike HartRBMichigan5'9"2065th
168Ryan TorainRBArizona State6'1"2225th
169Frank OkamINT-DLTexas6'5"3475th
170Chris ChamberlainSTulsa5th
171Spencer LarsenLBArizona6'2"2385th
172DeMario PressleyINT-DLNC State6'3"3015th
173Steve JusticeINT-OLWake Forest6'4"2935th
174Matt FlynnQBLSU6'2"2315th
175Jamey RichardINT-OLBuffalo6'5"2955th
176Matthew SlaterWRUCLA5th
177Dominique BarberSMinnesota6'1"2105th
178Will FranklinWRMissouri6'1"2145th
179Josh JohnsonQBSan Diego6'3"2135th
180Brandon KeithOTNorthern Iowa6'5"3435th
181Bryan SmithEDGEMcNeese6'3"2315th
182Rob JacksonINT-DLKansas State6th
183Jerome FeltonFBFurman6'1"2416th
184Kenny IwebemaEDGEIowa6'4"2746th
185Chaz SchilensWRSan Diego State6th
186Mike GibsonINT-OLCalifornia6'4"3056th
187Derek FineTEKansas6'3"2516th
188Marcus HowardEDGEGeorgia6'1"2376th
189Chris HortonSUCLA6'1"2126th
190David VoboraEDGEIdaho6th
191Bruce DavisEDGEUCLA6'3"2526th
192Dennis DixonQBOregon6th
193David HaleOTWeber State6'6"3146th
194Landon CohenINT-DLOhio6th
195Kenny MooreWRWake Forest6th
196Robert JamesEDGEArizona State6th
197Lex HilliardRBMontana5'11"2316th
198Tom SantiTEVirginia6'4"2506th
199Thomas WilliamsLBUSC6'1"2386th
200Owen SchmittFBWest Virginia6'2"2476th
201Alex HallEDGESt. Augustine's6th
202Jalen ParmeleRBToledo6'1"2246th
203Kevin O'ConnellQBSan Diego State6'5"2256th
204Kennard CoxSPittsburgh6th
205Brett SwainWRSan Diego State6th
206Hilee TaylorEDGENorth Carolina6th
207Adrian ArringtonWRMichigan6th
208Joey LaRocqueEDGEOregon State6th
209Marcus SmithWRNew Mexico6'2"2216th
210John David BootyQBUSC6'3"2186th
211Trae WilliamsCBSouth Florida5'9"1936th
212Roy SchueningINT-OLOregon State6'4"3066th
213Martin RuckerTEMissouri6'4"2517th
214Erik AingeQBTennessee6'6"2257th
215Chauncey WashingtonRBUSC5'11"2117th
216Paul HubbardWRWisconsin6'3"2217th
217Beau BellLBUNLV6'1"2397th
218Thomas BrownRBGeorgia5'9"2047th
219Chris HarringtonEDGETexas A&M6'5"2647th
220Shawn MurphyINT-OLUtah State6'4"3207th
221Arman ShieldsWRRichmond6'1"1947th
222Jack IkegwuonuSWisconsin7th
223Jason ShirleyINT-DLFresno State7th
224Alvin BowenLBIowa State6'1"2237th
225Carlton PowellINT-DLVirginia Tech6'2"2927th
226Marcus ThomasRBUTEP6'1"2137th
227Durant BrooksPGeorgia Tech7th
228Marcus HenryWRKansas6'4"2077th
229Taylor MehlhaffKWisconsin7th
230Xavier OmonRBNorthwest Missouri State5'11"2287th
231Kevin RobinsonWRUtah State6'1"2027th
232Colt BrennanQBHawai'i7th
233Mike HumpalEDGEIowa6'3"2447th
234Tyler SchmittEDGESan Diego State7th
235DeJuan TribbleCBBoston College5'9"1897th
236Jaymar JohnsonWRJackson State5'11"1777th
237Bo RuudEDGENebraska7th
238Andre WoodsonQBKentucky7th
239Robert HendersonINT-DLSouthern Mississippi7th
240Matt SherryTEVillanova7th
241Ervin BaldwinINT-DLMichigan State7-FA
242Brian JohnstonINT-DLGardner-Webb7-FA
243Wilrey FontenotCBArizona5'9"1717-FA
244Justin HarperWRVirginia Tech6'4"2137-FA
245Caleb CampbellSArmy6'2"2297-FA
246Chester AdamsINT-OLGeorgia7-FA
247Alex BrinkQBWashington State6'2"2117-FA
248Keith ZingerTELSU7-FA
249Corey ClarkOTTexas A&M6'6"3157-FA
250Brandon CoutuKGeorgia7-FA
251Cory BoydRBSouth Carolina6'1"2137-FA
252Mike MerrittTEUCF7-FA
253Allen PatrickRBOklahoma7-FA
254Angelo CraigEDGECincinnati6'4"2527-FA
255Lionel DotsonINT-DLArizona6'4"2967-FA
256Mario UrrutiaWRLouisville6'6"2327-FA
257Kirk BartonOTOhio State7-FA
258Marcus MonkWRArkansas6'4"2227-FA
259Anthony AlridgeRBHouston5'9"1707-FA
260Michael GrantCBArkansas5'10"1867-FA
261Chad SimpsonRBMorgan State5'9"2167-FA
262Brandon BreazellWRUCLA6'1"1607-FA
263Darnell TerrellCBMissouri6'2"2037-FA
264Marcus WalkerCBOklahoma5'11"1917-FA
265Gary GuytonEDGEGeorgia Tech6'2"2457-FA
266Darius ReynaudWRWest Virginia5'9"2017-FA
267Jonathan ZenonCBLSU6'1"1917-FA
268Dorien BryantWRPurdue5'10"1747-FA
269Nehemiah WarrickSMichigan State6'1"2117-FA
270Jonathan HefneySTennessee5'8"1907-FA
271Dantrell SavageRBOklahoma State5'8"187UDFA
272David RoachSTCU6'1"210UDFA
273Justin McKinneyCBKansas State5'10"188UDFA
274Ryan Grice-MullenWRHawai'i5'10"187UDFA
275D.J. HallWRAlabama6'2"193UDFA
276D.J. ParkerSVirginia Tech5'11"192UDFA
277Dennis KeyesSUCLA6'1"205UDFA
278Jamar AdamsSMichigan6'2"212UDFA
279Jason RiversWRHawai'i6'1"200UDFA
280Taj SmithWRSyracuse6'1"187UDFA
281BenJarvus Green-EllisRBOle Miss5'11"219UDFA
282Brandon SumrallCBSouthern Mississippi5'10"195UDFA
283Brian BonnerSTCU5'11"196UDFA
284D.J. WolfeSOklahoma5'11"207UDFA
285Shaheer McBrideWRDelaware State6'2"205UDFA
286Husain AbdullahSWashington State6'1"204UDFA
287Davone BessWRHawai'i5'10"194UDFA
288Matterral RichardsonCBArkansas5'11"194UDFA
289Todd BlytheWRIowa State6'5"214UDFA
290Carl StewartFBAuburn6'1"230UDFA
291Steve OctavienEDGENebraska6'1"238UDFA
292Bernard MorrisQBMarshall6'3"223UDFA
293Kregg LumpkinRBGeorgia6'1"226UDFA
294Curtis JohnsonEDGEClark Atlanta6'3"242UDFA
295Jehuu CaulcrickFBMichigan State6'1"254UDFA
296Kalvin McRaeRBOhio5'9"203UDFA
297Mark BradfordWRStanford6'1"211UDFA
298Durell MappEDGENorth Carolina6'1"227UDFA
299Curtis GatewoodLBVanderbilt6'2"248UDFA
300Adarius BowmanWROklahoma State6'3"223UDFA
301Evan MooreTEStanford6'6"233UDFA
302Jameel McClainLBSyracuse6'1"249UDFA
303Nick WatkinsLBClemson6'1"223UDFA
304Adam TafralisQBSan Jose State6'1"221UDFA
305Darrell StrongTEPittsburgh6'4"268UDFA
306Jamie SilvaSBoston College5'11"204UDFA
307Jo-Lonn DunbarLBBoston College6'1"231UDFA
308Yvenson BernardRBOregon State5'9"204UDFA
309Louis HolmesEDGEArizona6'4"263UDFA
310Kyle WrightQBMiami6'4"218UDFA
311Joey HaynosTEMaryland6'8"259UDFA
312Steve AllenLBWest Texas A&M6'1"236UDFA
313Chase OrtizEDGETCU6'2"249UDFA
314Johnny DingleEDGEWest Virginia6'2"265UDFA
315Paul SmithQBTulsa6'1"208UDFA
316Jeremy GeathersEDGEUNLV6'2"256UDFA
317Adam BishopTENevada6'5"248UDFA
318Wallace GilberryEDGEAlabama6'2"268UDFA
319Sam KellerQBNebraska6'4"241UDFA
320Joe ClermondEDGEPittsburgh6'2"249UDFA
321Marcus DixonINT-DLHampton6'4"292UDFA
322Will RobinsonOTSan Diego State6'5"297UDFA
323James BlairINT-OLWestern Michigan6'3"323UDFA
324Devin ClarkOTNew Mexico6'4"305UDFA
325Tyler PolumbusOTColorado6'8"312UDFA
326James McClintonINT-DLKansas6'1"293UDFA
327Matt SpanosINT-OLUSC6'5"317UDFA
328Bryan MattisonINT-DLIowa6'3"290UDFA
329Robert FeltonINT-OLArkansas6'4"315UDFA
330Franklin DunbarOTMiddle Tennessee6'5"327UDFA
331Dorian SmithEDGEOregon State6'2"264UDFA
332Kolo KapanuiTEWest Texas A&M6'4"271UDFA
333Anthony MorelliQBPenn State6'4"231UDFA
334Brett KernPToledo6'2"214UDFA
335J.J. JansenLSNotre Dame6'2"235UDFA
336Stephen HauschkaKMiddlebury6'4"210UDFA
350Chris ClarkOTSouthern Mississippi6'7"305UDFA