Written by Jonah Tuls on January 4, 2017
One of my favorite position groups to study when evaluating draft prospects is at cornerback. It is easily one of the hardest positional transitions from college to the NFL. In this article, I will give a preview of the top cornerback prospects in the 2017 NFL draft, dividing them into different categories. Feel free to send your feedback to my Twitter. Whether it is love or hatred toward my analysis, it is all welcome for discussion. Without further ado, here is my analysis of the top cornerbacks in the upcoming 2017 NFL draft, starting with the top tier.
Quincy Wilson, Florida
The top cornerback on my draft board, Florida’s Quincy Wilson, looks the part of a shutdown cornerback at the next level. In Press, he is as suffocating as any cornerback in the draft, yet his physicality at the LOS is under control. Most press (read more…)