Roundup: List of underclassmen declaring for the 2016 NFL draft

Tuesday January 5th, 2016

The 2016 NFL draft will take place April 28–30 in Chicago. The Tennessee Titans hold the first overall pick, followed by the Cleveland Browns, San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville Jaguars.

Per usual, a large number of college underclassmen have already thrown their names into the draft pool, with some deciding to leave school early to explore professional options. Below is the list of early entries. The deadline to declare for the draft is Jan. 18, and the NFL will release an official list of draftees on Jan. 22.


Names current as of Jan. 5, 2016

Dominique Alexander, Oklahoma, LB

Bralon Addison, Oregon, WR

Eli Apple, Ohio State, C

Demarcus Ayers, Houston, WR

​Vonn Bell, Ohio State, DB

Caleb Benenoch, UCLA, OL

Joey Bosa, Ohio State, DL

Tyler Boyd, Pittsburgh, WR

Daniel Braverman, Western Michigan, WR

Artie Burns, Miami (Fla.), CB

Kenny Clark, UCLA, DL

Corey Coleman, Baylor, WR

​Shon Coleman, Auburn, OL

Maliek Collins, Nebraska, DL

Pharoh Cooper, South Carolina, WR

Su’a Cravens, Southern California, LB

Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State, RB

Leonard Floyd, Georgia, LB

Kendall Fuller, Virginia Tech, CB

Will Fuller, Notre Dame, WR

Jared Goff, California, QB

Glenn Gronkowski, Kansas State, FB

Christian Hackenberg, Penn State, QB

Vernon Hargreaves III, Florida, CB

Hunter Henry, Arkansas, TE

Austin Hooper, Stanford, TE

Jordan Howard, Indiana, RB

Xavien Howard, Baylor, CB

Germain Ifedi, Texas A&M, OT

Myles Jack, UCLA, LB

Quinton Jefferson, Maryland, DL

Austin Johnson, Penn State, DT

Cardale Jones, Ohio State, QB

Cayleb Jones, Arizona, WR

​Chris Jones, Mississippi State, DL

Damontae Kazee, San Diego State, CB

Darius Latham, Indiana, DT

Shaq Lawson, Clemson, DE

Darron Lee, Ohio State, LB

Steve Longa, Rutgers, LB

Paxton Lynch, Memphis, QB

Jalin Marshall, Ohio State, WR

Alex McCalister, Florida, DE

Yannick Ngakoue, Maryland, DL

Robert Nkemdiche, Ole Miss, DL

Emmanuel Ogbah, Oklahoma State, DE

Paul Perkins, UCLA, RB

Tyvis Powell, Ohio State, DB

C.J. Prosise, Notre Dame, RB

​Jalen Ramsey, Florida State, CB

Alex Redmond, UCLA, OL

KeiVarae Russell, Notre Dame, CB

Zack Sanchez, Oklahoma, CB

Noah Spence, Eastern Kentucky, DL

Kelvin Taylor, Florida, RB

​Michael Thomas, Ohio State, WR

Ron Thompson, Syracuse, DE

Laquon Treadwell, Mississippi, WR

Laremy Tunsil, Mississippi, OT

Cleveland Wallace III, San Jose State, CB

Stephen Weatherly, Vanderbilt, LB

Daryl Worley, West Virginia, CB

Scooby Wright, Arizona, LB

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