Chris Steuber Journal
Posted: September 26, 2012
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Georgia QB Aaron Murray has completed 66.3% of his passes for 1,092 yards, 10 TDs and 2 INTs through four games.
NFL representatives (general managers, scouting directors, scouts, etc.) from all 32 National Football League teams are on the road in search of the top draft eligible prospects and potential diamonds in the rough for the 2013 NFL Draft.
There are some intriguing contests between top teams during Week 5, and as always there will be plenty of great prospects on display for NFL teams to observe. Here is a list of games that I was able to confirm the presence of NFL teams, and the prospects scouts in attendance will likely have their eyes on.
*Denotes juniors; **Denotes redshirt sophomores
Hawaii at Brigham Young
NFL teams attending: Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Detroit Lions, Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints and New York Jets.
Prospects to watch: Brigham Young: OT Braden Brown, TE *Kaneakua Friel, OG Braden Hansen, WR *Cody Hoffman, ILB Uona Kaveinga, DT Eathyn Manumaleuna, QB Riley Nelson, ILB Brandon Ogletree, OG *Houston Reynolds; Hawaii: DT Haku Correa, P Alex Dunnachie, CB *Mike Edwards, DE Paipai Falemalu, CB *John Hardy-Tuliau, OLB *Art Laurel, QB *Sean Schroeder, WR *Billy Ray Stutzmann.
Baylor at West Virginia
NFL teams attending: Atlanta Falcons, Seattle Seahawks and St. Louis Rams.
Prospects to watch: West Virginia: RB Shawne Alston, WR Tavon Austin, WR *Stedman Bailey, K Tyler Bitancurt, OG Jeff Braun, FB Ryan Clarke, OLB Terence Garvin, OG Josh Jenkins, C Joe Madsen, CB Pat Miller, QB Geno Smith; Baylor: CB Chance Casey, SS *Ahmad Dixon, DE *Tevin Elliott, QB Nick Florence, CB Demetri Goodson, K *Aaron Jones, OT Cameron Kaufhold, CB *K.J. Morton, TE *Jordan Najvar, WR *Tevin Reese, OL *Cyril Richardson, RB Jarred Salubi, WR Lanear Sampson, RB **Lache Seastrunk, C Ivory Wade, WR Terrance Williams.
Indiana at Northwestern
NFL teams attending: Arizona Cardinals, New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Prospects to watch: Northwestern: OLB *Chi Chi Ariguzo, S *Ibraheim Campbell, QB *Kain Colter, OT Neil Deiters, WR Demetrius Fields, OG Brian Mulroe, OLB David Nwabuisi, OT Chuck Porcelli, WR *Kyle Prater, DE *Tyler Scott, OT Patrick Ward, DE Quentin Williams; Indiana: DT Larry Black, Jr., TE *Ted Bolser, K *Mitch Ewald, C Will Matte, DT Adam Replogle.
North Carolina State at Miami (FL)
NFL teams attending: Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tennessee Titans and Washington Redskins.
Prospects to watch: Miami (FL): OLB Ramon Buchanan, RB *Eduardo Clements, TE *Asante Cleveland, DE *Shayon Green, OT *Seantrel Henderson, SS *A.J. Highsmith, WR *Allen Hurns, RB *Mike James, OT *Jermaine Johnson, OG *Brandon Linder, CB Brandon McGee, QB *Stephen Morris, SS Vaughn Telemaque; North Carolina State: OG Zach Allen, DB *David Amerson, FS Brandan Bishop, TE Mario Carter, DE *Darryl Cato-Bishop, RB *Tony Creecy, OT *Rob Crisp, QB Mike Glennon, OT R.J. Mattes, DE Art Norman, WR Tobais Palmer, DT Brian Slay, OG Andrew Wallace, RB James Washington, TE *Asa Watson, C Andrew Wentz, S Earl Wolff.
Duke at Wake Forest
NFL teams attending: Atlanta Falcons, Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks.
Prospects to watch: Wake Forest: FB Tommy Bohanon, WR *Michael Campanaro, WR Terence Davis, OLB Joey Ehrmann, CB *A.J. Marshall, CB *Merrill Noel, CB Chibuikem Okoro, QB *Tanner Price, DE Zach Thompson, DL *Nikita Whitlock, C Garrick Williams; Duke: DE Kenny Anunike, FS Walt Canty, CB *Ross Cockrell, DE *Justin Foxx (injured), C Brian Moore, QB Sean Renfree, DT *Sydney Sarmiento, RB Desmond Scott, WR Conner Vernon.
Marshall at Purdue
NFL teams attending: Indianapolis Colts, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Washington Redskins.
Prospects to watch: Purdue: CB *Ricardo Allen, LB Dwayne Beckford, RB Ralph Bolden, OG Peters Drey, WR Antavian Edison, DT *Bruce Gaston, CB Josh Johnson, QB Robert Marve, C Rick Schmeig, DT Kawann Short, QB Caleb TerBush; Marshall: WR Aaron Dobson, FB *Gator Hoskins, SS Dominick LeGrande, DE *Jeremiah Taylor, RB Martin Ward.
Tennessee at Georgia
NFL teams attending: Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens and Carolina Panthers.
Prospects to watch: Georgia: OG *Chris Burnette, CB Sanders Commings, OT *Kenarious Gates, DT *Kwame Geathers, DT John Jenkins, DT Abry Jones, DE/OLB *Jarvis Jones, WR Tavarres King, TE *Arthur Lynch, QB *Aaron Murray, LB *Alec Ogletree, FS Baccari Rambo, FB Richard Samuel, DE Cornelius Washington, SS Shawn Williams; Tennessee: QB *Tyler Bray, DT *Maurice Couch, OG *Zach Fulton, CB *Eric Gordon, WR *Justin Hunter, OT *JaWuan James, DT *Daniel McCullers, SS *Byron Moore, WR *Cordarrelle Patterson, TE Mychal Rivera, C *James Stone, OT Dallas Thomas, DB Prentiss Wagner.
Ohio State at Michigan State
NFL teams attending: Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings.
Prospects to watch: Michigan State: CB Johnny Adams, OLB *Denicos Allen, RB *Le'Veon Bell, LB *Max Bullough, RB Larry Caper, CB *Darqueze Dennard, OT Fou Fonoti, DE *William Gholston, DT Tyler Hoover, FS *Isaiah Lewis, OG Chris McDonald, OLB Chris Norman, DE *Marcus Rush, TE *Dion Sims, DT Anthony Rashad White, CB Mitchell White; Ohio State: S *C.J. Barnett, FB Zach Boren, WR *Corey Brown, S *Christian Bryant, OT Reid Fragel, DT Garrett Goebel, OG *Marcus Hall, RB Jordan Hall, DT *Johnathan Hankins, CB Travis Howard, S Orhian Johnson, C *Corey Linsley, OT *Jack Mewhort, OG *Andrew Norwell, WR *Verlon Reed, CB *Bradley Roby, OLB Etienne Sabino, DE John Simon, RB *Rod Smith, TE Jake Stoneburner, DE Nathan Williams.
Clemson at Boston College
NFL teams attending: Baltimore Ravens, Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, New York Giants, New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers.
Prospects to watch: Boston College: OT Emmett Cleary, WR *Jonathan Coleman, OLB *Steele Divitto, TE Chris Pantale, OLB *Kevin Pierre-Louis, DT Kaleb Ramsey, QB *Chase Rettig, WR *Bobby Swigert, OT John Wetzel; Clemson: QB *Tajh Boyd, CB Xavier Brewer, K *Chandler Catanzaro, RB Andre Ellington, TE Brandon Ford, C Dalton Freeman, DE Mallicaiah Goodman, FS Rashard Hall, WR *DeAndre Hopkins, SS Jonathan Meeks, OLB Jonathan Willard.
Virginia Tech at Cincinnati
NFL teams attending: Arizona Cardinals, Buffalo Bills, Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco 49ers and Washington Redskins.
Prospects to watch: Cincinnati: CB Dominique Battle, OLB Maalik Bomarr, OG *Austen Bujnoch, SS Drew Frey, DE Dan Giordano, OT Sean Hooey, TE Travis Kelce, QB *Munchie Legaux, WR *Anthony McClung, P *Pat O'Donnell, DE Walter Stewart, Kenbrell Thompkins, RB George Winn; Virginia Tech: OT Nick Becton, WR D.J. Coles, DE *J.R. Collins, WR Marcus Davis, LB *Tariq Edwards, CB *Antone Exum, CB *Kyle Fuller, DE *James Gayle, DT Antoine Hopkins, DT *Derrick Hopkins, C Andrew Miller, OT Vinston Painter, WR Dyrell Roberts, LB Bruce Taylor, QB *Logan Thomas, LB Jeron Gouveia-Winslow.
Arizona State at California
NFL teams attending: Carolina Panthers, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Miami Dolphins and San Francisco 49ers.
Prospects to watch: California: WR *Keenan Allen, CB Marc Anthony, DE *Deandre Coleman, C Dominic Galas, SS Josh Hill, QB Zach Maynard, DT Kendrick Payne, OG Brian Schwenke, RB Isi Sofele, OT Matt Summers-Gavin, DT Aaron Tipoti, CB *Steve Williams; Arizona State: OLB **Carl Bradford, TE *Chris Coyle, FS *Alden Darby, OT *Evan Finkenberg, RB *Marion Grice, OLB Brandon Magee, RB Cameron Marshall, WR Jamal Miles, OLB *Junior Onyeali, WR Rashad Ross, DT *Will Sutton, SS *Chris Young.
Florida State at South Florida
NFL teams attending: Dallas Cowboys and St. Louis Rams.
Prospects to watch: South Florida: ILB Sam Barrington, QB B.J. Daniels, DE *Ryne Giddins, DT Cory Grissom, ILB Mike Lanaris, TE Evan Landi, SS Jon Lejiste, RB Demetris Murray, OT Mark Popek, CB Kayvon Webster; Florida State: DE Cornellius Carradine, DT Everett Dawkins, K Dustin Hopkins, DE Brandon Jenkins (injured), OLB *Christian Jones, SS *LaMarcus Joyner, QB E.J. Manuel, DT Anthony McCloud, DT Jaccobi McDaniel, OLB Nick Moody, RB Lonnie Pryor, CB *Xavier Rhodes, WR Rodney Smith, RB Chris Thompson, DE *Bjoern Werner, ILB Vince Williams.
UCLA at Colorado
NFL teams attending: Buffalo Bills, Denver Broncos, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Vikings and Tennessee Titans.
Prospects to watch: Colorado: OT *David Bakhtiari, FS *Jered Bell, OT Ryan Dannewitz, OLB Jon Major, DE Will Pericak, FS Ray Polk, DT Eric Richter, LB Doug Rippy, DE *Chidera Uzo-Diribe; UCLA: OG Jeff Baca, OLB *Anthony Barr, WR *Shaquelle Evans, TE Joseph Fauria, RB Johnathan Franklin, CB Aaron Hester, DL Datone Jones, ILB **Eric Kendricks, ILB Patrick Larimore, P Jeff Locke, DL *Cassius Marsh, FS **Tevin McDonald, DE Owamagbe Odighizuwa, CB Sheldon Price, QB Kevin Prince, OT **Xavier Su'a-Filo, OLB *Jordan Zumwalt.
South Carolina at Kentucky
NFL teams attending: New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles.
Prospects to watch: Kentucky: WR La'Rod King, CB Martavius Neloms, QB Morgan Newton, RB *Raymond Sanders III, C Matt Smith, DE Collins Ukwu, OG Larry Warford, LB *Avery Williamson, DE Taylor Wyndham; South Carolina: CB Akeem August, TE Justice Cunningham, OLB DeVonte Holloman, OL T.J. Johnson, RB *Marcus Lattimore, CB *Jimmy Legree, QB *Connor Shaw, FS D.J. Swearinger, DE Devin Taylor, ILB Shaq Wilson.
Toledo at Western Michigan
NFL teams attending: Miami Dolphins and St. Louis Rams.
Prospects to watch: Western Michigan: QB Alex Carder, DE Paul Hazel, OT Dann O'Neill, FS *Johnnie Simon, CB *Lewis Toler; Toledo: QB Austin Dantin, C *Zac Kerin, LB Dan Molls, QB *Terrence Owens, WR *Bernard Reedy.
UNLV at Utah State
NFL teams attending: Atlanta Falcons and Houston Texans.
Prospects to watch: Utah State: WR Matt Austin, DT Al Lapuaho, C *Tyler Larsen, CB *Nevin Lawson, OT Oscar Molina-Sanchez, RB Kerwynn Williams; UNLV: DE/OLB *James Boyd, RB *Tim Cornett.
Oregon State at Arizona
NFL teams attending: Baltimore Ravens and Miami Dolphins.
Prospects to watch: Arizona: WR Dan Buckner, SS *Marquis Flowers, FS *Adam Hall, RB Greg Nwoko, CB *Shaquille Richardson, QB Matt Scott, FB Taimi Tutogi, DT *Justin Washington; Oregon State: OL *Josh Andrews, WR Jordan Bishop, OT Colin Kelly, QB *Sean Mannion, OT *Michael Phillpp, CB Jordan Poyer, TE Colby Prince, CB Rashaad Reynolds, LB Feti Unga, WR Markus Wheaton.
San Diego State at Fresno State
NFL teams attending: San Diego Chargers.
Prospects to watch: Fresno State: ILB Travis Brown, WR *Isaiah Burse, QB *Derek Carr, WR *A.J. Johnson, CB *L.J. Jones, RB Robbie Rouse, SS **Derron Smith, OLB *Patrick Su'a, FS Phillip Thomas, OT Austin Wentworth; San Diego State: FS *Nat Berhe, TE *Gavin Escobar, QB Ryan Katz, RB Walter Kazee, WR *Colin Lockett, CB Leon McFadden, RB **Adam Muema.
Oregon at Washington State
NFL teams attending: Atlanta Falcons, Chicago Bears, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Diego Chargers, Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans.
Prospects to watch: Washington State: SS *Deone Bucannon, OT *John Fullington, CB *Damante Horton, TE Andrei Lintz, DE/OLB Travis Long, OT Dan Spitz, QB Jeff Tuel, WR *Marquess Wilson; Oregon: ILB Kiko Alonso, RB Kenjon Barner, FS John Boyett (injured), OLB Michael Clay, OT Nick Cody, DL *Taylor Hart, OLB/DE Dion Jordan, P Jackson Rice, WR Rahsaan Vaughn, OG Carson York.
Chris Steuber has covered the NFL and NFL Draft for multiple media outlets over the last decade, and has appeared on numerous radio and television programs, including: The Colin Cowherd Show, NFL Network's Path to the Draft and Daily News Live on Comcast SportsNet (Philadelphia)... full biography