It has been a season to forget in Ann Arbor and things got worse over the weekend with their star defensive end arrested and jailed on domestic violence charges. The 6-foot-2, 270 pound pass rusher had projected as a middle round pick but this news obviously muddies his chances with the NFL.
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.
Michigan, which had struggled on offense the past two seasons, has snagged OC Doug Nussmeier away from Nick Saban's program at Alabama. He will be among the five highest-paid coordinators in college football.