Originally written on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 11/16/14
By Ron Clements.   QB Ryan Griffin Every NFL fan knows the top players in the NFL draft. After watching all-star games, bowl games, the NFL Combine, and every sports talking head show there is, those same fans also may know of players who boosted their draft stock from January through March.East Central Oklahoma defensive end Armonty Bryant is an example of a player who was unknown by many in early January, but then was unblockable at the Texas vs. Nation game. He followed that impressive outing with a solid effort at the Combine. Those performances got him on people’s radars, coaches and fans alike. But there are always those players who remain under the radar, even through the Combine and pro days. Certain scouts like to keep some of their favorite players off-the-radar while other teams play things so close to the vest that they won’t even nominate a player for an invite to the Combine, where his talents would be showcased for all 32 teams. Those pet projects can sometimes lead ...
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