The National Football League announced the names of 95 players who have been granted special eligibility for the 2017 NFL Draft and 8 players who have fulfilled their degree requirements with college football eligibility remaining and are also eligible for selection in the April 27-29 draft in Philadelphia.

The following 8 players have in timely fashion under NFL rules officially notified the league office that they have fulfilled their degree requirements and consequently, they are eligible for selection in the 2017 Draft:

Player (Position – College)
1. Alex Anzalone (LB – Florida)
2. Gareon Conley (DB – Ohio State)
3. Wayne Gallman (RB – Clemson)
4. Bucky Hodges (TE – Virginia Tech)
5. Artavis Scott (WR – Clemson)
6. Khari Waithe-Alexander (DE – Southern Illinois)
7. Deshaun Watson (QB – Clemson)
8. Mike Williams (WR – Clemson)

Each of the 95 players granted special eligibility has met the league’s three-year eligibility rule and each has submitted a written application in which he renounced his remaining college football eligibility. The deadline for receiving applications was January 16.

The players granted special eligibility for the 2017 NFL Draft:

Player (Position – College)
1. Jamal Adams (DB – Louisiana State)
2. Budda Baker (DB – Washington)
3. Derek Barnett (DE – Tennessee)
4. Garett Bolles (OT – Utah)
5. Caleb Brantley (DT – Florida)
6. Noah Brown (WR – Ohio State)
7. K.D, Cannon (WR – Baylor)
8. Devin Childress (WR – North Park)
9. Michael Clark (WR – Marshall)
10. James Conner (RB – Pittsburgh)
11. Dalvin Cook (RB – Florida State)
12. Zach Cunningham (LB – Vanderbilt)
13. Malachi Dupre (WR – Louisiana State)
14. Jerod Evans (QB – Virginia Tech)
15. Jeremy Faulk (DT – Garden City Community College)
16. Tarean Folston (RB – Notre Dame)
17. Isaiah Ford (WR – Virginia Tech)
18. D’Onta Foreman (RB – Texas)
19. Leonard Fournette (RB – Louisiana State)
20. Myles Garrett (DE – Texas A&M)
21. Shelton Gibson (WR – West Virginia)
22. Davon Godchaux (DT – Louisiana State)
23. Chris Godwin (WR – Penn State)
24. Isaiah Golden (DT – McNeese State)
25. Jermaine Grace (LB – Miami Florida)
26. Derrick Griffin (WR – Texas Southern)
27. Chad Hansen (WR – California)
28. Charles Harris (DE – Missouri)
29. Carlos Henderson (WR – Louisiana Tech)
30. Brian Hill (RB – Wyoming)
31. Elijah Hood (RB – North Carolina)
32. Malik Hooker (DB – Ohio State)
33. Titus Howard (DB – Slippery Rock)
34. Marlon Humphrey (DB – Alabama)
35. Adoree’ Jackson (DB – Southern California)
36. Roderick Johnson (OT – Florida State)
37. Aaron Jones (RB – Texas El Paso)
38. Josh Jones (DB – North Carolina State)
39. Nazair Jones (DT – North Carolina)
40. Sidney Jones (DB – Washington)
41. Brad Kaaya (QB – Miami Florida)
42. Alvin Kamara (RB – Tennessee)
43. Tim Kimbrough (LB – Georgia)
44. DeShone Kizer (QB – Notre Dame)
45. Jerome Lane (WR – Akron)
46. Marshon Lattimore (DB – Ohio State)
47. Carl Lawson (DE – Auburn)
48. Elijah Lee (LB – Kansas State)
49. Keevan Lucas (WR – Tulsa)
50. Marlon Mack (RB – South Florida)
51. Patrick Mahomes (QB – Texas Tech)
52. Josh Malone (WR – Tennessee)
53. Damien Mama (G – Southern California)
54. Christian McCaffrey (RB – Stanford)
55. Malik McDowell (DT – Michigan State)
56. Isaiah McKenzie (WR – Georgia)
57. Deon-Tay McManus (WR – Marshall)
58. Raekwon McMillan (LB – Ohio State)
59. Jeremy McNichols (RB – Boise State)
60. Joe Mixon (RB – Oklahoma)
61. Al-Quadin Muhammad (DE – Miami Florida)
62. Montae Nicholson (DB – Michigan State)
63. David Njoku (TE – Miami Florida)
64. Speedy Noil (WR – Texas A&M)
65. Marcus Oliver (LB – Indiana)
66. Aaron Peak (DB – Butler County Community College)
67. Jabrill Peppers (LB – Michigan)
68. Samaje Perine (RB – Oklahoma)
69. Elijah Qualls (DT – Washington)
70. Devine Redding (RB – Indiana)
71. Cam Robinson (T – Alabama)
72. John Ross (WR – Washington)
73. Travis Rudolph (WR – Florida State)
74. Curtis Samuel (WR – Ohio State)
75. Ricky Seals-Jones (WR – Texas A&M)
76. Adam Shaheen (TE – Ashland)
77. David Sharpe (T – Florida)
78. Garrett Sickels (DE – Penn State)
79. JuJu Smith-Schuster (WR – Southern California)
80. ArDarius Stewart (WR – Alabama)
81. Damore’ea Stringfellow (WR –  Mississippi)
82. Teez Tabor (DB – Florida)
83. Vincent Taylor (DT – Oklahoma State)
84. Solomon Thomas (DT – Stanford)
85. Mitch Trubisky (QB – North Carolina)
86. Darius Victor (RB – Towson)
87. Anthony Walker (LB – Northwestern)
88. Charles Walker (DT – Oklahoma)
89. T.J. Watt (LB – Wisconsin)
90. Marcus Williams (DB – Utah)
91. Stanley Williams (RB – Kentucky)
92. Howard Wilson (DB – Houston)
93. Quincy Wilson (DB – Florida)
94. Joseph Yearby (RB – Miami Florida)
95. Ishmael Zamora (WR – Baylor)

The players granted special eligibility for the NFL Draft the past 10 years:

Year – Players Granted Special Eligibility
2017 – 95
2016 – 96
2015 – 74
2014 – 98
2013 – 73
2012 – 65
2011 – 56
2010 – 53
2009 – 46
2008 – 53

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