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2019 NFL Draft early declarations

By PFF Analysis Team
Jan 7, 2019

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Jan 1, 2019; Pasadena, CA, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Dwayne Haskins (7) celebrates on the podium after the Ohio State Buckeyes defeated the Washington Huskies in the 2019 Rose Bowl at Rose Bowl Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The 2018 regular season is all over and from here until April, the PFF Draft Team will be hard at work, analyzing film, studying prospects and finding perfect fits and player comps for all eligible 2019 NFL Draft prospects.

One of the major factors of any NFL draft is the number of underclassmen to declare their eligibility and forgo a final season (or two) at their respective universities. As those decisions are beginning to be made, this page serves as a stand-alone service for all the noteworthy statistics from this past season on all the underclassmen who will hear their name called in April.

To check to see if any of these early declarations made our All-American or all-conference teams: All-AmericanACC | Big Ten | Big 12 | Pac-12 | SEC | AAC | C-USA | MWC | MAC | Sun Belt

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[Editor’s note: This list will be updated daily as players continually declare early for the 2019 NFL Draft. This story was originally published on December 4.]

Jarrett Stidham, QB, Auburn

Daniel Jones, QB, Duke

Tyree Jackson, QB, Buffalo

Dwayne Haskins, QB, Ohio State

Darrell Henderson, RB, Memphis

Benny Snell, RB, Kentucky

Devin Singletary, RB, Florida Atlantic

Kerrith Whyte Jr., RB, Florida Atlantic

Rodney Anderson, RB, Oklahoma

Justice Hill, RB, Oklahoma State

L.J. Scott, RB, Michigan State

Mike Weber, RB, Ohio State

Darwin Thompson, RB, Utah State

Alex Barnes, RB, Kansas State

Miles Sanders, RB, Penn State

Karan Higdon, RB, Michigan

Bryce Love, RB, Stanford

Alexander Mattison, RB, Boise State

Trayveon Williams, RB, Texas A&M

Elijah Holyfield, RB, Georgia

Travis Homer, RB, Miami (Fl.)

David Montgomery, RB, Iowa State

Trayveon Williams, RB, Texas A&M

Josh Jacobs, RB, Alabama

James Williams, RB, Washington State

Jordan Scarlett, RB, Florida

Damarea Crockett, RB, Missouri

Tony Pollard, RB, Memphis

Preston Williams, WR, Colorado State

A.J. Brown, WR, Ole Miss

D.K. Metcalf, WR, Ole Miss

N’Keal Harry, WR, Arizona State

Kelvin Harmon, WR, NC State

Jovon Durante, WR, FAU

Anthony Ratliff-Williams, WR, North Carolina

Antoine Wesley, WR, Texas Tech

Greg Dortch, WR, Wake Forest

Diontae Johnson, WR, Toledo

Marquise Brown, WR, Oklahoma

Jakobi Meyers, WR, NC State

Dillon Mitchell, WR, Oregon

Dredrick Snelson, WR, UCF

JJ Arcega-Whiteside, WR, Stanford

Miles Boykin, WR, Notre Dame

Lil’Jordan Humphrey, WR, Texas

Hakeem Butler, WR, Iowa State

Riley Ridley, WR, Georgia

James Gardner, WR, Miami (Oh.)

John Ursua, WR, Hawaii

Darius Slayton, WR, Auburn

Mecole Hardman, WR, Georgia

Jalen Guyton, WR, North Texas

Dax Raymond, TE, Utah State

Caleb Wilson, TE, UCLA

Noah Fant, TE, Iowa

Alize Mack, TE, Notre Dame

Keenen Brown, TE, Texas State

Kaden Smith, TE, Stanford

Jace Sternberger, TE, Texas A&M

Zach Gentry, TE, Michigan

Irv Smith Jr., TE, Alabama

Dawson Knox, TE, Ole Miss

Kahale Warring, TE, San Diego State

Isaac Nauta, TE, Georgia

Greg Little, OT, Ole Miss

Jawaan Taylor, OT, Florida

David Edwards, OT, Wisconsin

Andre James, OT, UCLA

Jonah Williams, OT, Alabama

Cody Ford, OT, Oklahoma

Bobby Evans, OT, Oklahoma

William Sweet, OT, UNC

Ryan Bates, OT, Penn State

Venzell Boulware, OG, Miami (Fl.)

Connor McGovern, OG, Penn State

Alex Bars, OG, Notre Dame

Erik McCoy, C, Texas A&M

Michael Jordan, C, Ohio State

Quinnen Williams, DI, Alabama

Ed Oliver, DI, Houston

Dre’Mont Jones, DI, Ohio State

Jeffery Simmons, DI, Mississippi State

Ed Alexander, DI, LSU

Shareef Miller, DI, Penn State

Trysten Hill, DI, UCF

Dexter Lawrence, DI, Clemson

PJ Johnson, DI, Arizona

Sutton Smith, Edge, Northern Illinois

Nick Bosa, Edge, Ohio State

Rashan Gary, Edge, Michigan

Brian Burns, Edge, Florida State

Jordan Brailford, Edge, Oklahoma State

Maxx Crosby, Edge, Eastern Michigan

Jachai Polite, Edge, Florida

Joe Jackson, Edge, Miami (Fl.)

Clelin Ferrell, Edge, Clemson

Anthony Nelson, Edge, Iowa

Quart’e Sapp, LB, Tennessee

Devin Bush, LB, Michigan

David Long, LB, West Virginia

Vosean Joseph, LB, Florida

Mack Wilson, LB, Alabama

Devin White, LB, LSU

Jeffrey Allison, LB, Fresno State

Tre Lamar, LB, Clemson

Josiah Tauaefa, LB, UTSA

Joe Giles-Harris, LB, Duke

Tyrel Dodson, LB, Texas A&M

Greedy Williams, CB, LSU

Chauncey Gardner-Johnson, CB, Florida

Justin Layne, CB, Michigan State

Sean Bunting, CB, Central Michigan

Xavier Crawford, CB, Central Michigan

Joejuan Williams, CB, Vanderbilt

Mike Bell, CB, Fresno State

David Long, CB, Michigan

Clifton Duck, CB, Appalachian State

Julian Love, CB, Notre Dame

Byron Murphy, CB, Washington

Saivion Smith, CB, Alabama

Hamp Cheevers, CB, Boston College

Jamel Dean, CB, Auburn

Blessuan Austin, CB, Rutgers

Ryan Pulley, CB, Arkansas

Trayvon Mullen, CB, Clemson

Taylor Rapp, S, Washington

Amani Hooker, S, Iowa

Deionte Thompson, S, Alabama

Malik Gant, S, Marshall

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