Rank Name Pos. School Year* Ht./Wt. Hometown
1. Antoine Cason CB Arizona Sr. 6-0/182 Los Alamitos, CA
He enters the year as a leading Thorpe Award contender.
2. Brandon Flowers CB Virginia Tech Jr. 5-10/186 Delray Beach, FL
He was third in the nation in passes defended last year.
3. Jonathan Hefney S Tennessee Sr. 5-10/185 Rock Hill, SC
Hefney had 96 tackles and five INTs last year.
4. Aqib Talib CB Kansas Jr. 6-2/195 Richardson, TX
Talib led the nation in passes defended last year.
5. Kenny Phillips S Miami-FL Jr. 6-2/202 Miami, FL
He continues the Miami tradition of outstanding safeties.
6. DeJuan Tribble CB Boston College Sr. 5-10/182 Cincinnati, OH
Tribble returned three INTs for touchdowns last year.
7. Zack Bowman CB Nebraska Sr. 6-2/195 Anchorage, AK
This pro prospect is missing all of spring practice with another knee injury.
8. Malcolm Jenkins CB Ohio State Jr. 6-1/202 Piscataway, NJ
Jenkins looks to be the best corner in the Big Ten.
9. Jack Ikegwuonu CB Wisconsin Jr. 6-1/201 Madison, WI
He helped Wisconsin finish No. 1 in pass efficiency defense last year.
10. Simeon Castille CB Alabama Sr. 6-1/189 Birmingham, AL
Castille picked off six passes last season.
*When the 2007 season begins.
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