Here are the players with local affiliations who are hoping to get drafted today or tomorrow. (In order of expected selection.)
Name Pos. College Height Weight
OT Penn State 6-4 328
Could be a top 10 pick.
Paul Posluszny LB Penn State 6-1 237
A likely first-rounder.
Brian Leonard RB Rutgers 6-1 238
Could go anywhere from early second to late third round.
Tony Hunt RB Penn State 6-0 230
A late second or early to middle third-rounder.
Tim Shaw LB Penn State 6-1 237
Has the look of a solid third-round choice.
Turk McBride DL Tennessee 6-4 276
Former Woodrow Wilson High star who is projected in the late- second- to fourth-round range.
Ben Patrick TE Delaware 6-3½ 254
Might be the third TE taken, from late-second to the third round.
Clark Harris TE Rutgers 6-5 261
Could be a first-day selection.
Jay Alford DT Penn State 6-3 304
Likely second-day pick who could sneak into the third round.
Cameron Stephenson G Rutgers 6-3 306
Benched 225 pounds 34 times at the combine; could go as early as the late third round.
Joseph Porter CB Rutgers 5-10 198
With sub 4.4 speed, could be a late-round pick.
Byron Westbrook CB Salisbury State 5-10 192
Brother of Eagle Brian likely to be signed as a free agent.
Brendan Carney P Syracuse 6-4 203
Malvern Prep graduate a potential free-agent signee who can also kick off.
Christian Gaddis C Villanova 6-1 300
Has heard from a number of teams and could sign a free-agent contract.
- Marc Narducci