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Tony Pauline's Top 12 Safeties

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

Here is my list of the top 12 safeties as well as a link to my extensive list of all the safeties I expect to be drafted.

You can click on the player's name and get a detailed scouting report on each of the players I have ranked in the top 12.

Tony Pauline's Top 12 Safeties
Rank Name School Grade
1 Eric Berry Tennessee 1st
2 Earl Thomas Texas 1st
3 Taylor Mays USC 1st
4 Nate Allen South Florida 2nd-3rd
5 Reshad Jones Georgia 2nd-3rd
6 T.J. Ward Oregon 2nd-3rd
7 Chad Jones LSU 3rd
8 Morgan Burnett Georgia Tech 3rd
9 Major Wright Florida 3rd-4th
10 Kurt Coleman Ohio State 3rd-4th
11 Darrell Stuckey Kansas 4th
12 Larry Asante Nebraska 4th
*Grade refers to round player is expected to be drafted.
Click here for the list of all the safeties I expect to be drafted.

-- Posted by Tony Pauline, 5:15 p.m., April 21

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