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53 players selected from SEC in NFL Draft

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For the sixth time in the last seven years, the SEC once again led the nation in first-round NFL Draft selections.

The SEC produced 12 opening-round draft picks, followed by the Big Ten (7), Pac-12 (6); ACC (4), Big 12 (1), AAC (1) and MAC (1).

The 12 opening-round selections ties the SEC and all-time national record. For more notes on this year's draft, click here.

Round 1 - Thursday, April 27 - Watch Replay
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
1 Myles Garrett Texas A&M Cleveland Browns
4 Leonard Fournette LSU Jacksonville Jaguars
6 Jamal Adams LSU New York Jets
14 Derek Barnett Tennessee Philadelphia Eagles
16 Marlon Humphrey Alabama Baltimore Ravens
17 Jonathan Allen Alabama Washington Redskins
19 O.J. Howard Alabama Tampa Bay Buccaneers
21 Jarrad Davis Florida Detroit Lions
22 Charles Harris Missouri Miami Dolphins
23 Evan Engram Ole Miss New York Giants
27 Tre'Davious White LSU Buffalo Bills
31 Reuben Foster Alabama San Francisco 49ers
Round 2 - Friday, April 28 - Watch Replay
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
34 Cam Robinson Alabama Jacksonville Jaguars
39 Marcus Maye Florida New York Jets
46 Quincy Wilson Florida Indianapolis Colts
49 Ryan Anderson Alabama Washington Redskins
50 Justin Evans Texas A&M Tampa Bay Buccaneers
53 Teez Tabor Florida Detroit Lions
55 Dalvin Tomlinson Alabama New York Giants
57 Zach Cunningham Vanderbilt Houston Texans
58 Ethan Pocic LSU Seattle Seahawks
Round 3 - Friday, April 28 - Watch Replay
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
67 Alvin Kamara Tennessee New Orleans Saints
75 Duke Riley LSU Atlanta Falcons
76 Alex Anzalone Florida New Orleans Saints
77 Daeshon Hall Texas A&M Carolina Panthers
78 Tim Williams Alabama Baltimore Ravens
79 ArDarius Stewart Alabama New York Jets
93 Montravius Adams Auburn Green Bay Packers
94 Cameron Sutton Tennessee Pittsburgh Steelers
107 Kendell Beckwith LSU Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Round 4 - Saturday, April 29
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
112 Eddie Jackson Alabama Chicago Bears
116 Carl Lawson Auburn Cincinnati Bengals
117 Josh Reynolds Texas A&M Los Angeles Rams
124 Jalen Reeves-Maybin Tennessee Detroit Lions
128 Josh Malone Tennessee Cincinnati Bengals
129 David Sharpe Florida Oakland Raiders
131 Deatrich Wise Jr. Arkansas New England Patriots
135 Joshua Dobbs Tennessee Pittsburgh Steelers
Round 5 - Saturday, April 29
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
154 Jeremy Sprinkle Arkansas Washington Redskins
157 Will Holden Vanderbilt Arizona Cardinals
159 Jermaine Eluemunor Texas A&M Baltimore Ravens
172 Isaiah McKenzie Georgia Denver Broncos
178 Davon Godchaux LSU Miami Dolphins
Round 6 - Saturday, April 29
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
185 Caleb Brantley Florida Cleveland Browns
198 D.J. Jones Ole Miss San Francisco 49ers
204 Derrick Jones Ole Miss New York Jets
205 Jeremiah Ledbetter Arkansas Detroit Lions
208 Rudy Ford Auburn Arizona Cardinals
210 Justin Senior Mississippi State Seattle Seahawks
Round 7 - Saturday, April 29 
Pick (Overall) Athlete School NFL Team
228 Joey Ivie Florida Dallas Cowboys
235 Joshua Holsey Auburn Washington Redskins
247 Malachi Dupre LSU Green Bay Packers
253 Chad Kelly Ole Miss Denver Broncos


  • The SEC led the nation's conferences in draft picks for the 11th consecutive year in 2017. The last time that the SEC did not top the conference draft list was in 2006, when the ACC had 52, the Big Ten had 41 and the SEC had 37.
  • The SEC has averaged over 50 selections per draft since 2006. A total of 21 SEC players were taken in first two rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft , the most by a single conference through the first two rounds in common draft era.
  • The nation-leading 53 NFL Draft picks are the third most in SEC history, trailing only the 63 in 2013 and 54 in 2015.
  • Twelve SEC programs saw at least one player taken in the 2017 NFL Draft, with nine of those schools seeing multiple selections.
  • Alabama became the first team in draft history with seven players selected during the first 55 picks of the draft and the first with nine players chosen during the first 80 picks. The Crimson Tide led the SEC with a school-record 10 draft selections.
  • The SEC had 12 First Round picks in 2017, four more than the eight (8) the league produced in 2016. During the last 11 NFL Drafts, the SEC has a nation-leading 101 players taken in the opening round, an average of over nine per season.

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