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Tony Pauline's Defensive End Rankings

Tony Pauline from Sports Illustrated and offers comprehensive position-by-position rankings of the draft prospects for's draft coverage.

Here are the defensive ends that I expect to be drafted. Detailed scouting reports are available for the top 12 players by clicking the player's name.

Tony Pauline's Defensive End Rankings
Rank Name School Grade
1 Derrick Morgan Georgia Tech 1st
2 Jason Pierre-Paul South Florida 1st
3 Brandon Graham Michigan 1st
4 Carlos Dunlap Florida 1st
5 Everson Griffen USC 1st-2nd
6 Ricky Sapp Clemson 2nd
7 Koa Misi Utah 2nd
8 Corey Wootton Northwestern 2nd
9 Rahim Alem LSU 2nd-3rd
10 Alex Carrington Arkansas State 2nd-3rd
11 Austen Lane Murray State 2nd-3rd
12 Jason Worilds Virginia Tech 3rd
13 Greg Hardy Mississippi 3rd-4th
14 Clifton Geathers South Carolina 3rd-4th
15 George Selvie South Florida 4th
16 Brandon Lang Troy 4th
17 C.J. Wilson East Carolina 4th-5th
18 Greg Middleton Indiana 4th-5th
19 Daniel Te'o-Nesheim Washington 5th
20 Lindsey Witten Connecticut 5th-6th
21 Jeffrey Fitzgerald Kansas State 6th
22 Jammie Kirlew Indiana 6th
23 Erik Lorig Stanford 6th
24 Adrian Tracy William & Mary 7th
25 Hall Davis La.-Lafayette 7th
26 George Johnson Rutgers 7th
27 Danny Batten South Dakota State 7th-Free Agent
28 Willie Young North Carolina State 7th-Free Agent
29 Albert McClellan Marshall 7th-Free Agent
*Grade refers to round player is expected to be drafted.

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