Terrific individual performances from a number of highly regarded NFL prospects pushed Miami past Virginia Tech 30-6 Thursday night, none more impressive than Duke Johnson, who gashed the Hokies for a career-high 249 yards.
News of Gurley's suspension is certainly reason for NFL scouts to investigate further but if suspensions to prior SEC stars like AJ Green and Johnny Manziel for similar transgressions are any indication, the junior running back's first round status isn't likely to change.
Another Heisman-like effort from Todd Gurley wasn't enough for the Bulldogs to beat South Carolina in Columbus as the Gamecocks were powered by an offensive line full of NFL prospects and a breakout performance from tight end Rory Anderson, who could be leaping up draft boards after a career-high five receptions.
Quarterbacks Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston may be the headliners but a strong class of defensive linemen could prove the real story of the 2015 NFL draft. With the NFL and NCAA seasons under way, Senior Analyst Rob Rang projects what may happen in the first round.
Sure, there is a whole season of NFL and college football action left to determine what will happen in the 2015 draft, but given a projected selection order (including a Super Bowl XLVIII rematch), here is how NFLDraftScout.com Senior Analyst Rob Rang envisions the first 32 picks going.