WMU won the MAC championship in 2016, taking an unbeaten record into the Cotton Bowl where it lost to Wisconsin.
Saquon Barkley Penn State 6-0, 233, 40 time: 4.40 Projection: First Round OVERVIEW Born in the Bronx, Barkley is the son of former WBC middleweight champion Iran Barkley. He moved to Pennsylvania, where he went on to become Mr. PA Football for Class AAA/AAA in 2014 while also winning the gold medal in the 100-meter dash.
A four-star recruit, Barkley missed his first two games at Penn State in 2015 but still went on to rack up five 100-yard rushing games and was second in the nation among true freshmen with 1,076 yards. The following season, he led the Big Ten in all-purpose yards (140.86 yards per game) and 22 total touchdowns while finishing second with 1,496 rushing yards.
Derrius Guice LSU 5-10, 224, 40 time: 4.49 Projection: First Round OVERVIEW Guice grew up in a tough part of Baton Rouge and his father was murdered when Guice was seven years old. Using football as an outlet, Guice rushed for 341 yards and 21 touchdowns as a senior at Catholic High School and earned MVP honors at the U.S. Army All-American game.
Carolina was a team I thought could have a spot for Dez with its shortage at WR. At 24, Panthers get D.J. Moore, 1st receiver taken. Good for Panthers. Bad for @DezBryant, Cowlishaw wrote.
We had four guys at the combine, the most of any school in Michigan, more than Michigan and Michigan State. It says a lot about our program.
Phillips will grab some interest as a playmaking cornerback who also can return kicks and punts for TDs. He had one of the best games in college history last season at Michigan State when he scored on a 67-yard fumble return after stripping the ball away from receiver Hunter Rison, then scored on a 100-yard kickoff return while also intercepting a pass and breaking up three passes.
I’m going to watch it in Kalamazoo, Phillips said. I don’t know what round I’ll be drafted, but hopefully I’ll hear my name called.
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