The 2021 NFL Draft class has a lot of offensive talent to look out for. But the talent available on defense isn't too shabby either. Here we take a look at the top 5 defensive prospects in the upcoming draft and their possible landing spots.
Son of former NFL player Patrick Surtain, the cornerback was named SEC Defensive Player of the Year in 2020. The Dallas Cowboys hapless secondary could get a big boost by drafting him.
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Notre Dame's star linebacker Owusu-Koramoah is a versatile talent who can play either slot or box. The Raiders who struggled on the defensive front last season could a take chance with the All-American.
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The 6'2" cornerback from Virginia Tech wowed scouts by recently run a 40 yard dash in the 4.3 bracket. The Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly emerging as favorites to the CB.
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Michigan's defensive tackle Kity Paye is a physical specimen. An explosive playmaker on the defensive end of the field, the Browns could consider drafting him in the first-round.
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Penn State's Micah Parsons has all the fundamentals needed to shine in the NFL. With the Broncos favorites to land Parsons, the thought of having him & Von Miller on the same team almost sounds unfair.
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