2022 Safety Rankings

All rankings are as of 9/30/21 1 Kyle Hamilton Notre Dame Jr 6-4 219 2 Jalen Catalon Arkansas rSo 5-10 198 3 Jordan Battle Alabama Jr 6-1 210 4 Brandon Joseph Northwestern rSo 6-1 192 5 Nick Cross Maryland Jr 6-1 210 6 Chris Smith …

2021 NFL Draft: Final Safety Rankings

For the most part, pro days are finished. All of the athletic testing we are going to get has been documented. The proverbial hay is in the barn. It is time to finalize all of my position rankings. Each position group is scored differently in …

Post Senior Bowl Safety Rankings

After the 2021 Senior Bowl, it is now to reset and look where things stand. I now have watched film on over 320 prospects eligible for the 2021 NFL Draft. I still have several more to go. The 2021 safety class includes some intriguing prospects …

2021 NFL Draft Preliminary Safeties List

After putting a bow on the 2020 NFL Draft with team-by-team recaps it is now time to look to the future. The 2020 college football season “should be” getting underway in a little over two months. When (if?) the season starts, Deep Fried Draft will …

2020 NFL Draft: Final Safety Rankings

Senior Bowl

The 2020 NFL Draft is three weeks away from today. After watching tape on over 400 prospects, I can finalize my board. Because of the worldwide pandemic shutting down any sense of normalcy, this year’s final grades are going to be off. Because of athletic …

2020 NFL Draft: Pre-Combine Safety Rankings

The 2020 NFL Draft season is in full peak. We have made it through the Senior Bowl and we are now fast approaching the Scouting Combine. Over the next couple of weeks, I will be releasing my Pre-Combine position rankings. No score is final because …