Alabama Crimson Tide tight end Brad Smelley is tackled by LSU Tigers safety Brandon Taylor during the first quarter of the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)
When it comes to the NFL draft, value can come in many different forms. Sometimes a player will be drafted two or three rounds past where he should have gone because of an injury, character concerns, or due to being a small school prospect.
The 2012 NFL Draft is still over two months away but I wanted to compile a list of players whom I believe will hold more value than where they could be selected come April. I used NFL Draft Scout.com to determine what round each prospect is projected to be selected, and then I used my own grades on each player to determine their potential value.
On Monday I took a look at the offensive positions and today I move on to the defensive side of the ball.
DEFENSIVE END: Cam Johnson, Vi...