20 B1G players included in Bleacher Report's 3-round 2021 NFL mock draft
Even though the B1G won’t be playing football this fall, expect to here quite a few names from the conference called during the 2021 NFL Draft.
On Monday, draft expert Matt Miller released his mock draft for the 2021 NFL Draft on Bleacher Report. He provided a 3-round look, projecting where players will end up next spring. He’s pretty high on a lot of B1G players.
Miller has eight B1G players tabbed as first-round selections, with Ohio State leading the way with four players on the list. Buckeyes quarterback Justin Fields is the highest-projected player, coming in at No. 4 overall.
Miller then has five B1G players being selected in the second round and seven more getting called in the third.
Below is a look at the B1G names Miller believes will be called during the 2021 NFL Draft:
Round 1 (8)
- 4. Justin Fields, QB, Ohio State (Carolina Panthers)
- 6. Micah Parsons, LB, Penn State (New York Giants)
- 13. Rondale Moore, WR, Purdue (Atlanta Falcons)
- 15. Rashod Bateman, WR, Minnesota (Jacksonville Jaguars)
- 17. Jalen Mayfield, OT, Michigan (Chicago Bears)
- 18. Shaun Wade, CB, Ohio State (Tennessee Titans)
- 29. Chris Olave, WR, Ohio State (New Orleans Saints)
- 32. Wyatt Davis, OG, Ohio State (Kansas City Chiefs)
Round 2 (5)
- 33. Pat Freiermuth, TE, Penn State (Jacksonville Jaguars)
- 41. Rashawn Slater, OL, Northwestern (Detroit Lions)
- 54. Tariq Castro-Fields, CB, Penn State (Buffalo Bills)
- 56. Kwity Paye, EDGE, Michigan (Seattle Seahawks)
- 57. Shaka Toney, EDGE, Penn State (Philadelphia Eagles)
Round 3 (7)
- 66. Alaric Jackson, OT, Iowa (Washington Football Team)
- 67. Pete Werner, LB, Ohio State (Cincinnati Bengals)
- 68. Nico Collins, WR, Michigan (Carolina Panthers)
- 72. Tommy Togiai, DL, Ohio State (Las Vegas Raiders)
- 77. Chris Evans, RB, Michigan (Atlanta Falcons)
- 93. Boye Mafe, EDGE, Minnesota (Cleveland Browns)
- 94. Jayson Oweh, EDGE, Penn State (Baltimore Ravens)
You can view the complete 3-round mock draft here.