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2013 NFL Draft

Draft Tracker: 4-7 Rds. (SrBowl picks)

Sat, Apr 27, 2013

SENIOR BOWL SELECTIONS

FOURTH ROUND

PICK TEAM SELECTION POS COLLEGE
99. Kansas City Nico Johnson ILB Alabama

SAVAGE COMMENT: True Mike in 3-4, early down defender, super intangibles. Understated leader during Tide's BS National Championship run.

103.  Arizona Alex Okafor DE Texas
SAVAGE COMMENT: Momentum rusher with some length. Might be able in Sub package off edge as rookie.
105. Buffalo Duke Williams DS Nevada
SAVAGE COMMENT: Will give Bills energetic, explosive player in back end. Did well at Senior Bowl showing burst and ball skills.
107. Tennessee Brian Schwenke OC  California
SAVAGE COMMENT: Love this pick. Potential starter with great knee bend, leverage and position versatility.
110. NY Giants Ryan Nassib QB Syracuse

SAVAGE COMMENT: Three-year starter, strong arm, sturdy lower body and experience in pro-style offense. And with NYG, Nassib can get pro coaching and time to develop behind Eli Manning. Much better long-term NFL career.

112. Oakland Tyler Wilson QB Arkansas
SAVAGE COMMENT: In similar ways to Nassib (above) he cn learn pro game and develop. Shortened his motion over the winter and has excellent football instincts. Won Senior Bowl practice award for QBs during the week.
114. Dallas B.W. Webb DC William & Mary
SAVAGE COMMENT: A Senior Bowl small-school standout with athletic ability, speed and return skills. Great young man.
115. Pittsburgh Landry Jones QB Oklahoma
SAVAGE COMMENT: Just like Nassib and Wilson, can now work behind Big Ben, get accustomed to NFL and get ready for future.
117. Chicago Khseem Greene ILB Rutgers
SAVAGE COMMENT: Productive Will LB. Had 22 tackles in a single game last Fall. Ideal fit for 4-3.
118. Cincinnati Sean Porter OLB Texas A&M
SAVAGE COMMENT: Versatile defender who can play on or off ball. Has blitz and cover potential.
119. Washington Phillip Thomas DS 

Fresno St.

SAVAGE COMMENT: Has excellent ball skills, range from middle of field and potential starter ability.
122. Green Bay J.C. Tretter OG Cornell
SAVAGE COMMENT: Really like this pick. Played TE for two years before moving to LT. Will be OG/OC in NfL. Good athletic ability.
123. Seattle Chris Harper WR Kansas State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Reminds me some of Anquan Boldin in terms of physical style. Muscular body and solid hands.
124. Houston Trevardo Williams DE Connecticut
SAVAGE COMMENT: Projected as OLB. Only practiced one day at Senior Bowl with ankle, but he has a burst off edge. Rush potential.
125. Green Bay Jonathan Franklin RB UCLA
SAVAGE COMMENT: Has run, block, catch and special teams potential. 4,400 career yards. So happy for Jonathan.
127. Atlanta Malliciah Goodman DE Clemson
SAVAGE COMMENT: Rated as top-50 player coming into the year. Should be able to add more weight for 3-4. 11" hands.
128.  San Francisco Quinton Patton WR Louisiana Tech
SAVAGE COMMENT: Good player. Won practice award for WR during Senior Bowl week. Great personality.
129. Baltimore John Simon DE Ohio State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Feel like I'm still in Ravens War Room. Simon will remind of Jarrett Johnson, former Raven 4th-round pick.
130. Baltimore Kyle Juszczyk FB Harvard
SAVAGE COMMENT: A perfect fit as pass-catching fullback. Hits his targets in blocking, too.

19 TOTAL SELECTIONS IN 4th ROUND.

TOTAL FOR DRAFT AFTER FOUR RDS: 59 (OUT OF 133 PICKS -- 44%)

FIFTH ROUND  
134. Kansas City Sanders Commings DB

Georgia

SAVAGE COMMENT: Some teams had him rated as high as second round. Has size/speed. KC will play him as cover-2 corner.
135.  Jacksonville Denard Robinson WR/RB Michigan
SAVAGE COMMENT: Jags draft him as RB. Give him credit for trying conversion to WR at Senior Bowl. Jags will develop role for him, can run.
139. Indianapolis Montori Hughes DT Tennessee-Martin
SAVAGE COMMENT: Good value pick. Without character concerns, easy 2nd/3rd round choice. At 328lbs, can move and had in-line quicks.
140.  Arizona Stepfan Taylor RB Stanford
SAVAGE COMMENT: Great value in 5th round. Won Senior Bowl practice award for RBs during week. Excellent vision and toughs.
141. NY Jets  Oday Aboushi OG Virginia
SAVAGE COMMENT: Rated much higher in Fall, so good value here as RT/OG combo. Has ties to NY area, should be a solid pro.
142. Tennessee Lavar Edwards DE LSU
SAVAGE COMMENT: He was third DE with Mingo and Montgomery for Tigers. Has 35" arms and upside potential in 4-3.
155. Minnesota Jeff Locke P UCLA
SAVAGE COMMENT: First specialist off the board. Lefty who punts and kicks off. Very good leg, great person at the Senior Bowl.
161. Denver Tavarres King WR Georgia
SAVAGE COMMENT: Broncos get a steal. Averaged 20+per catch and had 8 TDs as a Senior. Showed speed and body control at Senior Bowl.
163. Chicago Jordan Mills OT Louisiana Tech
SAVAGE COMMENT: Congrats to 'Big Sexy Nasty'. Held his own at Senior Bowl after being added. Good height, feet.
164. Miami Mike Gillislee RB Florida
SAVAGE COMMENT: Very dependable, consistent runner. Will need to help on special teams to secure spot on active 45.
167. Green Bay Josh Boyd DT Mississippi State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Has some quicks on the inside and may be able to help in Sub/3rd down packages. Depth player initially in '13.
168. Baltimore Ricky Wagner OT Wisconsin
SAVAGE COMMENT: Rated much higher in Fall season. Probably a RT for NFL Has size and Badger OL pedigree.

12 TOTAL SELECTIONS IN 5th ROUND

TOTAL FOR DRAFT AFTER 5 RDS: 71 

SIXTH ROUND
172. Oakland Nick Kasa TE Colorado
SAVAGE COMMENT: Only two years at position. He has rare Ht/Wt/Spd, must be developed in '13 and '14.
174. Arizona Ryan Swope WR  Texas A&M
SAVAGE COMMENT: Reliable target for Johnny Football, tested very well. Medical reports were a drag on his stock.
176. Houston David Quessenbury OT San Jose State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Can play OT/OG. Versatile with size. He can help as a backup early in his career.
177. Buffalo Dustin Hopkins K Florida State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Strong-legged Seminole made three 50+ yard field goals as a Senior. Classy young man.
182. Carolina Kenjon Barner RB Oregon
SAVAGE COMMENT: Speedy back that can be change-of-pace back and Sub/3rd down receiver.
184. Oakland Mychal Rivera TE Tennessee
SAVAGE COMMENT: More 'H' than 'Y' with fluid routes and consistent hands. Very steady week in Mobile.
187. Arizona Andre Ellington RB Clemson
SAVAGE COMMENT: Has run and catch skills. Will have to prove he can stay healthy. Practiced on Monday only at Senior Bowl.
188. Chicago Cornelius Washington DE Georgia
SAVAGE COMMENT: Waited all day for somebody to take Washington. Ideal 4-3 candidate. More production at Senior Bowl than in reguar season!
189.  Tampa Bay Mike James RB Miami
SAVAGE COMMENT: So proud and happy for Mike. One of the best people in the entire draft. All class! Capable of running, blocking, catching, plus he plays special team. Winner. Eighty Senior Bowlers selected to this point.
190. Washington Bacarri Rambo DS Georgia
SAVAGE COMMENT: Redskins add quality depth/potential with Senior Bowlers Phillip Thomas (Fresno State) earlier and now Rambo. Bacarri is fluid athlete with a nose for the ball. Eight-two Senior Bowl picks matches last year's total.
197. Cincinnati Cobi Hamilton WR 

Arkansas

SAVAGE COMMENT: Tall strider with 90 receptions in 2012. He is a perimeter player, downfield and in red zone.
206. Pittsburgh Vince Williams LB

Florida State

SAVAGE COMMENT: Elevated stock at Senior Bowl with his passion and pursuit of the football.

12 TOAL SELECTIONS IN 6th ROUND

TOTAL FOR DRAFT AFTER SIX RDS: 83

SEVENTH ROUND
211. Detroit Michael Williams TE

Alabama

SAVAGE COMMENT: Caught a TD from Senior Bowl MVP E.J. Manuel in the first quarter of the Senior Bowl. Played in 54 games for Alabama, most in school history. Lions coached him at Senior Bowl.
215. NY Jets Tommy Bohanon FB Wake Forest
SAVAGE COMMENT: Body beautiful prospecdct that can block and is capable short area receiver. Congrats to Tommy.
218. Philadelphia Jordan Poyer DC Oregon State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Waited four rounds to hear Poyer's name. Philadelphia and Chip Kelly (who faced Poyer while at Oregon) recognize his value Nickel corner with punt return skills.   
226.

New England

Michael Buchanan DE Illinois
SAVAGE COMMENT: Probably projected as as 3-4 OLB. Rated higher during Fall, has some edge rush to him.
227. Cleveland Garrett Gilkey OG  Chadron State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Played OT in college, OG at Senior Bowl. Big body, better feet than hips. Fins on inside or as RT.
229. Minnesota Everett Dawkins DE Florida State
SAVAGE COMMENT: Good candidate for 4-3. Has athletic ability. Can backup in '13, may become more in future
231.  Seattle  Ty Powell OLB

Harding

SAVAGE COMMENT: Another small school Senior Bowl player with pass rush skills.
234. Denver Zac Dysert QB Miami (OH)
SAVAGE COMMENT: In Fall, scouts rated him 3rd/4th round. Has athletic ability, enough arm and big play ability. Being with #18 will help.
235. New England Steve Beauharnais ILB Rutgers
SAVAGE COMMENT: Third Scarlet Knight to be drafted. Steven Belechik is on staff now, RU grad. He is true Mike LB with special teams potential. Had a steady week in Mobile.
238. Baltimore Aaron Mellette WR Elon
SAVAGE COMMENT: We went to Elon, NC, to see Mellette. Has size and blocks, improved each day in Mobile.
247. Baltimore Mark Anthony DC California
SAVAGE COMMENT: Back in Baltimore draft room. Ravens take highest rated Senior Bowler player left. Instinctive, good eyes and feet.

SENIOR BOWL FINISHES WITH 11 PICKS IN 7TH ROUND

94 TOTAL PICKS OUT OF 254 TOTAL PICKS (37%)