What are Christian Ponder's NFL Draft Prospects?
The top draft eligible prospect from FSU is strong safety Myron Rolle. Rolle has good size at 6’2", 218 lbs., and there are few football players in the country that are smarter, as Rolle is an academic All-American. Rolle is second on the team in tackles with 43, and has five pass breakups. Rolle’s 40-time is a respectable 4.46, and if the junior decides to enter the NFL draft he will likely be a first-round pick. A safety tandem of Reggie Nelson and Myron Rolle would allow the Jaguars great versatility.
Another player who caught the Jaguars scouts eyes is Seminoles redshirt junior defensive end Everett Brown. Brown is a bit undersized at 6’4", 252 lbs., but has the frame to add muscle. Brown led the team in sacks a year ago and has six sacks thus far this season, to go along with 18 tackles, 13 TFL, two pass breakups, two forced fumbles, and one fumble recovery. Brown is currently rated as a first-round pick.