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College football underclassmen who intend to enter 2021 NFL draft

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With the bowl season complete, premier college football players who have been in school for three or four seasons and still have eligibility remaining must weigh the positives and negatives of returning to continue their college careers or turning professional.

Below is list of notable underclassmen who already have declared their intentions to enter the 2020 NFL draft. Those players had until January 18 to file declaration papers with the league.

The 2021 draft is scheduled to be held in Cleveland from April 29-May 1. The Jacksonville Jaguars possess the No. 1 overall pick in the draft, with the New York Jets, Miami Dolphins, Atlanta Falcons and Cincinnati Bengals rounding out the top five.

2021 NFL DRAFT FIRST-ROUND ORDER:Jaguars have top pick; Jets and Dolphins round out top three

Zach Wilson opted to enter the 2021 NFL draft after leading BYU to victory in the Boca Raton Bowl.
  • Paulson Adebo, CB, Stanford
  • Jack Anderson, OG, Texas Tech
  • Calvin Ashley, OT, Florida A&M
  • Tutu Atwell, WR, Louisville
  • Aaron Banks, OG, Notre Dame
  • Christian Barmore, DT, Alabama
  • Rashod Bateman, WR, Minnesota
  • Nick Bolton, LB, Missouri
  • Larry Borom, OT, Missouri
  • Bobby Brown III, DT, Texas A&M
  • Dyami Brown, WR, North Carolina
  • Shakur Brown, CB, Michigan State
  • Tyson Campbell, CB, Georgia
  • Jackson Carman, OT, Clemson
  • Ja'Marr Chase, WR, LSU
  • Brady Christensen, OT, BYU
  • Andre Cisco, S, Syracuse
  • Zaven Collins, LB, Tulsa
  • Samuel Cosmi, OT, Texas
  • Aashari Crosswell, S, Arizona State
  • Drew Dalman, C, Stanford
  • Christian Darrisaw, OT, Virginia Tech
  • Jamin Davis, LB, Kentucky
  • Wyatt Davis, OG, Ohio State
  • Brendan DeVera, LB, ASA JC
  • Brennan Eagles, WR, Texas
  • Adrian Ealy, OT, Oklahoma
  • Caleb Farley, CB, Virginia Tech
  • Simi Fehoko, WR, Stanford
  • Justin Fields, QB, Ohio State
  • Paris Ford, S, Pittsburgh
  • Pat Freiermuth, TE, Penn State
  • Kenneth Gainwell, RB, Memphis
  • Kendrick Green, OG, Illinois
  • Trevon Grimes, WR, Florida
  • Olaijah Griffin, CB, USC
  • Darren Hall, CB, San Diego State
  • Javian Hawkins, RB, Louisville
  • Anthony Hines, LB, Texas A&M
  • Darius Hodge, LB, Marshall
  • Jevon Holland, S, Oregon
  • Jaycee Horn, CB, South Carolina
  • Chuba Hubbard, RB, Oklahoma State
  • Wyatt Hubert, DE, Kansas State
  • James Hudson, OT, Cincinnati
  • Talanoa Hufanga, S, USC
  • Creed Humphrey, C, Oklahoma
  • Jermar Jefferson, RB, Oregon State
  • Jamar Johnson, S, Indiana
  • Ernest Jones, LB, South Carolina
  • Mac Jones, QB, Alabama
  • Brevin Jordan, TE, Miami (Fla.)
  • Kelvin Joseph, CB, Kentucky
  • Joshua Kaindoh, DE, Florida State
  • Brenden Knox, RB, Marshall
  • Trey Lance, QB, North Dakota State
  • Trevor Lawrence, QB, Clemson
  • Walker Little, OT, Stanford
  • Hunter Long, TE, Boston College
  • Terrace Marshall Jr., WR, LSU
  • Jalen Mayfield, OT, Michigan
  • Isaiah McDuffie, LB, Boston College
  • Cameron McGrone, LB, Michigan
  • Isaiah McKoy, WR, Kent State
  • Alim McNeill, DT, North Carolina State
  • Evan McPherson, K, Florida
  • Ifeatu Melifonwu, CB, Syracuse
  • Davis Mills, QB, Stanford
  • Dax Milne, WR, BYU
  • Trevon Moehrig, S, TCU
  • Rondale Moore, WR, Purdue
  • Dylan Moses, LB, Alabama
  • Israel Mukuamu, CB, South Carolina
  • Marcus Murphy, S, Mississippi State
  • Josh Myers, C, Ohio State
  • Greg Newsome II, CB, Northwestern
  • Daviyon Nixon, DT, Iowa
  • Tre Norwood, CB, Oklahoma
  • Azeez Ojulari, LB, Georgia
  • Joseph Ossai, LB, Texas
  • Jayson Oweh, DE, Penn State
  • Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, LB, Notre Dame
  • Micah Parsons, LB, Penn State
  • Jaret Patterson, RB, Buffalo
  • Ronnie Perkins, DE, Oklahoma
  • Jaelan Phillips, DE, Miami (Fla.)
  • Kyle Pitts, TE, Florida
  • Blake Proehl, WR, East Carolina
  • Gregory Rousseau, DE, Miami (Fla.)
  • Chris Rumph II, DE, Duke
  • Asante Samuel Jr., CB, Florida State
  • Foster Sarell, OT, Stanford
  • Anthony Schwartz, WR, Auburn
  • Stevie Scott III, RB, Indiana
  • Penei Sewell, OT, Oregon
  • Tyler Shelvin, DT, LSU
  • William Sherman, OT, Colorado
  • Jamien Sherwood, DB, Auburn
  • Jordan Smith, LB, UAB
  • Amon-Ra St. Brown, WR, USC
  • Caden Sterns, S, Texas
  • Eric Stokes, CB, Georgia
  • Benjamin St-Juste, CB, Minnesota
  • Sage Surratt, WR, Wake Forest
  • Patrick Surtain II, CB, Alabama
  • Tamorrion Terry, WR, Florida State
  • Bryce Thompson, CB, Tennessee
  • Tommy Togiai, DT, Ohio State
  • Tommy Tremble, TE, Notre Dame
  • Joe Tryon, LB, Washington
  • Jay Tufele, DT, USC
  • Marlon Tuipulotu, DT, USC
  • Christian Tutt, DB, Auburn
  • Jaylen Twyman, DT, Pittsburgh
  • Alijah Vera-Tucker, OG, USC
  • Jaylen Waddle, WR, Alabama
  • Shaun Wade, CB, Ohio State
  • Ar'Darius Washington, S, TCU
  • Connor Wedington, WR, Stanford
  • Pro Wells, TE, TCU
  • Rachad Wildgoose, CB, Wisconsin
  • Javonte Williams, RB, North Carolina
  • Milton Williams, DT, Louisiana Tech
  • Pooka Williams Jr., RB, Kansas
  • Seth Williams, WR, Auburn
  • Trill Williams, S, Syracuse
  • Marco Wilson, DB, Florida
  • Zach Wilson, QB, BYU
  • Nahshon Wright, CB, Oregon State

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