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New Orleans Saints Draft: The Top 40 Prospect Board For Defense

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Dec 4, 2016; New Orleans, LA, USA; Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron (85) is upended by New Orleans Saints free safety Jairus Byrd (31) and strong safety Kenny Vaccaro (32) during the second quarter of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 4, 2016; New Orleans, LA, USA; Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron (85) is upended by New Orleans Saints free safety Jairus Byrd (31) and strong safety Kenny Vaccaro (32) during the second quarter of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports /
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Nov 28, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines defensive end Taco Charlton (33) attempts to tackle Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett (16) during the game at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports
Nov 28, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines defensive end Taco Charlton (33) attempts to tackle Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett (16) during the game at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports /

There have been countless mock drafts been out by now. Believe me, I know. This week Who Dat Dish decides to make the Top 40 draft board for defensive prospects. Surely, every NFL team has their own version of the big board. Those boards are filled with countless grades on every player that’s in consideration for a pick in the draft.

This board is to help and assist the draft prognosticators to evaluate and rank players appropriately on DEFENSE. So let’s reveal the top 20 on my board.

Myles Garrett, CB, Texas A&M

Solomon Thomas, DE, Stanford

Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio St.

Jonathan Allen, DT, Alabama

Jamal Adams, SS, LSU

Reuben Foster, LB, Alabama

Jabrill Peppers, SS, Michigan

Malik Hooker, FS, Ohio St.

Haason Reddick, LB, Temple

Gareon Conley, CB, Ohio St.

Derek Barnett, DE, Tennessee

Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan

Marlon Humphreys, CB, Alabama

Zach Cunningham, LB, Vanderbilt

Takkaris McKinley, LB, UCLA

Malik McDowell, DT, Michigan St.

Charles Harris, DE, Missouri

Kevin King, CB, Washington

Adoree Jackson, CB, USC

Jarrad Davis, LB, Florida

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