2013 NFL Scouting Combine: Looking at the prospect positional rankings

Joe Robbins

The combine begins on Thursday. Where do prospects rank now before the workouts?

The NFL Scouting Combine has arrives and begins in Indianapolis on February 20. There a whole bunch of draft hopefuls and representatives from NFL teams will be there to show off and evaluate. It gives teams to see in person and measure the physical and mental attributes to go along with the game film that teams have already looked at.

Players go in with a ranking and then their standing will be affected by what happens. Some players make meteoric rises, while others disappear.

Before the fun begins, here are how players are currently ranked at their respective positions, according to NFLDraftscout.com.

Quarterback:

  1. Geno Smith, West Virginia
  2. Matt Barkley, USC
  3. Mike Glennon, NC State
  4. Tyler Wilson, Arkansas
  5. Ryan Nassib, Syracuse

Running back:

  1. Eddie Lacy, Alabama
  2. Giovani Bernard, North Carolina
  3. Joseph Randle, Oklahoma State
  4. Montee Ball, Wisconsin
  5. Andre Ellington, Clemson

Wide Receiver:

  1. Keenan Allen, California
  2. Corderrelle Patterson, Tennessee
  3. DeAndre Hopkins, Clemson
  4. Tavon Austin, West Virginia
  5. Robert Woods, USC

Tight end:

  1. Zach Ertz, Stanford
  2. Tyler Eifert, Notre Dame
  3. Travis Kelce, Cincinnati
  4. Vance McDonald, Rice
  5. Gavin Escobar, Florida

Offensive tackle:

  1. Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M
  2. Eric Fisher, Central Michigan
  3. Lane Johnson, Oklahoma
  4. D.J. Fluker, Alabama
  5. Dallas Thomas, Tennessee

Offensive guard:

  1. Chance Warmack, Alabama
  2. Jonathan Cooper, North Carolina
  3. Larry Warford, Kentucky
  4. Justin Pugh, Syracuse
  5. Brian Winters, Kent State

Center:

  1. Barrett Jones, Alabama
  2. Travis Frederick, Wisconsin
  3. Brian Schwenke, California

Defensive end:

  1. Bjoern Werner, Florida State
  2. Damontre Moore, Txas A&M
  3. Barkevious Mingo, LSU
  4. Ezekiel Ansah, BYU
  5. Datone Jones, UCLA

Defensive tackle:

  1. Star Lotulelei, Utah
  2. Sheldon Richardson, Missouri
  3. Sharriff Floyd, Florida
  4. Jesse Williams, Alabama
  5. Johnathan Hankins, Ohio State

Outside linebacker:

  1. Jarvis Jones, Georgia
  2. Alec Ogletree, Georgia
  3. Arthur Brown, Kansas State
  4. Khaseem Greene, Rutgers
  5. Sean Porter, Texas A&M

Inside linebacker:

  1. Kevin Minter, LSU
  2. Manti Te'o, Notre Dame
  3. Kiko Alonso, Oregon
  4. Nico Johnson, Alabama

Cornerback:

  1. Dee Milner, Alabama
  2. Xavier Rhodes, Florida State
  3. Desmond Trufant, Washington
  4. Johnathan Banks, Mississippi State
  5. Logan Ryan, Rutgers

Free safety:

  1. Kenny Vaccaro, Texas
  2. Eric Reid, LSU
  3. Phillip Thomas, Fresno State
  4. Bacarri Rambo, Georgia
  5. Tony Jefferson, Oklahoma

Strong safety:

  1. Matt Elam, Florida
  2. Jonathan Cyprien, Florida International
  3. Shawn Williams, Georgia

Keep up with Cardinals news and opinions when you are not on the site. Follow Revenge of the Birds on Twitter at @revengeofbirds and "like" us on Facebook. You can follow me individually at @senorjessroot.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Revenge of the Birds

You must be a member of Revenge of the Birds to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Revenge of the Birds. You should read them.

Join Revenge of the Birds

You must be a member of Revenge of the Birds to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Revenge of the Birds. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker