73 Players Granted Special Eligibility for 2022 NFL Draft

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73 Players Granted Special Eligibility for 2022 NFL Draft

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27 additional players who have graduated also eligible for selection

The National Football League announced today the names of 73 players who have been granted special eligibility for the 2022 NFL Draft and 27 underclassmen who have fulfilled their degree requirements with college football eligibility remaining and are also eligible for selection in the April 28-30 Draft in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Each of the 73 players listed below have met the league’s three-year eligibility rule and have renounced their college football eligibility by submitting written notification to the league office on or before the January 17 deadline. Consequently, they are eligible for selection:

The players granted special eligibility for the 2022 NFL Draft:

 

Name

Pos

College

1

Tyler Allgeier

RB

Brigham Young

2

Alec Anderson

T

UCLA

3

Matt Araiza

P

San Diego State

4

David Bell

WR

Purdue

5

Dane Belton

DB

Iowa

6

Nik Bonitto

LB

Oklahoma

7

Andrew Booth

DB

Clemson

8

Gabe Brkic

K

Oklahoma

9

Treylon Burks

WR

Arkansas

10

Leo Chenal

LB

Wisconsin

11

Lewis Cine

DB

Georgia

12

Snoop Conner

RB

Mississippi

13

Matt Corral

QB

Mississippi

14

Charles Cross

T

Mississippi State

15

Nick Cross

DB

Maryland

16

Tyrion Davis-Price

RB

LSU

17

Nakobe Dean

LB

Georgia

18

William Dunkle

G

San Diego State

19

Jerrion Ealy

RB

Mississippi

20

Ikem Ekwonu

T

North Carolina State

21

Kaiir Elam

DB

Florida

22

Kaleb Eleby

QB

Western Michigan

23

Noah Elliss

DT

Idaho

24

Martin Emerson

DB

Mississippi State

25

Erik Ezukanma

WR

Texas Tech

26

Cordale Flott

DB

LSU

27

Ahmad Gardner

DB

Cincinnati

28

Tyler Goodson

RB

Iowa

29

Kyler Gordon

DB

Washington

30

Kenyon Green

G

Texas A&M

31

Ben Griffiths

P

Southern California

32

Breece Hall

RB

Iowa State

33

Kyle Hamilton

DB

Notre Dame

34

Christian Harris

LB

Alabama

35

Kevin Harris

RB

South Carolina

36

Daxton Hill

DB

Michigan

37

Christopher Hinton

DT

Michigan

38

Drake Jackson

LB

Southern California

39

Cam Jurgens

C

Nebraska

40

Zonovan Knight

RB

North Carolina State

41

DeMarvin Leal

DT

Texas A&M

42

Drake London

WR

Southern California

43

Sincere McCormick

RB

Texas-San Antonio

44

Trent McDuffie

DB

Washington

45

Ja'Quan McMillian

DB

East Carolina

46

John Metchie

WR

Alabama

47

Skyy Moore

WR

Western Michigan

48

Jalen Nailor

WR

Michigan State

49

Evan Neal

T

Alabama

50

David Ojabo

LB

Michigan

51

George Pickens

WR

Georgia

52

Makai Polk

WR

Mississippi State

53

Sean Rhyan

T

UCLA

54

Wan'Dale Robinson

WR

Kentucky

55

Dare Rosenthal

T

Kentucky

56

Brandon Smith

LB

Penn State

57

Tyler Smith

T

Tulsa

58

Isaiah Spiller

RB

Texas A&M

59

Chris Steele

DB

Southern California

60

Derek Stingley

DB

LSU

61

Tyler Vrabel

T

Boston College

62

Kenneth Walker

RB

Michigan State

63

Rasheed Walker

T

Penn State

64

Travon Walker

DT

Georgia

65

Dohnovan West

C

Arizona State

66

Devon Williams

WR

Oregon

67

Jameson Williams

WR

Alabama

68

Kyren Williams

RB

Notre Dame

69

Garrett Wilson

WR

Ohio State

70

Alex Wright

LB

Alabama-Birmingham

71

Mykael Wright

DB

Oregon

72

Jalen Wydermyer

TE

Texas A&M

73

Cade York

K

LSU


The following 27 underclassmen have in timely fashion under NFL rules officially notified the league office that they have fulfilled their degree requirements. Consequently, they are eligible for selection
:

 

Name

Pos

College

1

Jalyn Armour-Davis

DB

Alabama

2

Brian Asamoah

LB

Oklahoma

3

Kevin Austin

WR

Notre Dame

4

Slade Bolden

WR

Alabama

5

Jashaun Corbin

RB

Florida State

6

Greg Dulcich

TE

UCLA

7

Joshua Ezeudu

G

North Carolina

8

John FitzPatrick

TE

Georgia

9

Jerome Ford

RB

Cincinnati

10

Vincent Gray

DB

Michigan

11

Hassan Haskins

RB

Michigan

12

Sam Howell

QB

North Carolina

13

George Karlaftis

DE

Purdue

14

Tyler Linderbaum

C

Iowa

15

Verone McKinley

DB

Oregon

16

Kyler McMichael

DB

North Carolina

17

James Mitchell

TE

Virginia Tech

18

Nicholas Petit-Frere

T

Ohio State

19

Kyle Philips

WR

UCLA

20

Tyler Snead

WR

East Carolina

21

Carson Strong

QB

Nevada

22

Isaac Taylor-Stuart

DB

Southern California

23

Master Teague

RB

Ohio State

24

Luke Tenuta

T

Virginia Tech

25

Kayvon Thibodeaux

DE

Oregon

26

Cameron Thomas

DE

San Diego State

27

Zamir White

RB

Georgia


The following players inquired about their draft status and are eligible for selection without the need for special eligibility
:

 

Name

Pos

School

1

Travis Jones

DT

Connecticut

2

Justyn Ross

WR

Clemson

3

Jermaine Waller

DB

Virginia Tech

4

Josh Watts

P

Colorado