Who rose, who fell in Daniel Jeremiah's updated prospect rankings
The 2022 NFL Scouting Combine kicks off today at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
A total of 324 prospects in this year's draft were invited to Indy to meet with teams and showcase their skillsets. Before the festivities kick off, NFL Network's lead draft analyst Daniel Jeremiah released his updated prospect rankings for this year's draft class. Jeremiah had seven new players in his top 50 prospect rankings from one month ago, along with numerous players who either rose or fell somewhat drastically over the last four weeks.
Jermaine Johnson II, EDGE, Florida State: No. 11 (previously No. 19)
Devonte Wyatt, DT, Georgia: No. 29 (previously No. 38)
Tyler Smith, OT, Tulsa: No. 30 (previously unranked)
Boye Mafe, EDGE, Minnesota: No. 33 (previously unranked)
Jalen Pitre, S, Baylor: No. 38 (previously unranked)
Travis Jones, DT, Connecticut: No. 39 (previously unranked)
Zion Johnson, IOL, Boston College: No. 41 (previously unranked)
Other newcomers to Jeremiah's top 50: Perrion Winfrey, DT, Oklahoma (No. 45), Greg Dulcich, TE, UCLA (No. 46)
Kenny Pickett, QB, Pittsburgh: No. 28 (previously No. 18)
Bernhard Raimann, OT, Central Michigan: No. 37 (previously No. 28)
Quay Walker, LB, Georgia: No. 40 (previously No. 31)
Arnold Ebiketie, EDGE, Penn State: No. 42 (previously No. 24)
Sam Howell, QB, North Carolina: No. 47 (previously No. 36)
Daniel Faalele, OT, Minnesota: No. 49 (previously No. 41)
Other players to drop out of Jeremiah's top 50: Phidarian Mathis, DT, Alabama (previously No. 37), Trey McBride, TE, Colorado State (previously No. 42), Jalen Tolbert, WR, South Alabama (previously No. 43), Roger McCreary, CB, Auburn (previously No. 45), Isaiah Likely, TE, Coastal Carolina (previously No. 46), Max Mitchell, OT, Louisiana (previously No. 48), Lewis Cine, S, Georgia (previously No. 50)
NFL Media analyst Daniel Jeremiah released his final edition of the top 50 prospects in the 2022 NFL Draft.
2022 NFL Scouting Combine Guide: Interview & drill schedules
Tuesday, March 1: GM Joe Schoen (1:30 p.m. ET), HC Brian Daboll (2 p.m.)
Wednesday, March 2: QB, WR, TE
Thursday, March 3: OL, RB
Friday, March 4: DL, LB
Saturday, March 5: DB, Specialists
Thursday, March 3: QB, WR, TE
Friday, March 4: OL, RB
Saturday, March 5: DL, LB
Sunday, March 6: DB, Specialists
This year, NFL Network coverage of the combine again extends into primetime beginning Thursday, March 3 with seven hours of live coverage of the quarterbacks, wide receivers and tight ends starting at 4 p.m. and continuing until 11 p.m.
Coverage continues with six hours of live coverage of the running backs, offensive linemen and special teams on Friday, March 4 at 4 p.m., and five hours of live coverage of the defensive linemen and linebackers on Saturday, March 5 at 4 p.m. Coverage concludes with five hours of live coverage of the defensive backs on Sunday, March 6 starting at 2 p.m.
View photos of the Giants participating at the NFL Combine.
Giants Huddle | Bleacher Report's Connor Rogers
John Schmeelk is joined by the lead draft analyst for Bleacher Report and co-host of the PFF Stock Exchange Podcast, Connor Rogers, to preview the NFL Combine and talk NFL Draft.
Check out the video below to view Schmeelk's conversation with Connor Rogers.