The instant I saw Ryan McDowell had done the offensive side of this, I knew I wanted to crank out the IDP version.
January 16th is looming as the deadline for everyone to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft. The names and talent on the IDP side this year rivals, and maybe even exceeds the offensive side. (Yeah, I said it. You read that right.) Those names include Raekwon McMillan, Myles Garrett, Derek Barnette, and Malik Hooker.
Even with that, there are still a few names lingering out there who have yet to declare their intentions one way or the other. I keep a Google spreadsheet of potential draftees, highlighting names of seniors and juniors that have declared as I learn about them. As I hear of names from podcasts and Twitter, I add them my spreadsheet, to keep track for future seasons.
So let’s take a look at five players who are still sitting on the fence.