As the NFL Draft approaches, the Niners Nation Podcast has you covered. We'll first run through some of the top names to keep an eye on, at each position, leading up to the Draft. Then we'll cover each day of the scouting Combine workouts. Finally we'll circle back and update our thoughts on prospects at each position, giving you insight into guys the 49ers might select this May.
Update: Had to postpone due to Jason having an illness. Now Scheduled for Thursday February 6th, 2014 @ 6:00pm PT / 9:00pm ET
Tre and Jason talk about some of the top CB prospects in this year's NFL Draft. We'll start at the top, but also talk about a few guys to keep an eye on as the process evolves. Check out Draft Breakdown to watch video cut-ups of almost every prospect, and form your own opinion!
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Feel free to submit any topics, questions, suggestions, etc. in the comments below. If you plan on listening (live or archived), and want to beef up on cornerbacks, there are plenty of resources. Over at Draft Breakdown, you can check out a variety of video on all the notable prospects. You can google NFL draft wide receiver rankings, but just to get you started, here are ESPN's cornerback rankings. These are not the be-all, end-all, but rather a jumping off point of discussion:
1. Justin Gilbert, Oklahoma State
2. Darqueze Dennard, Michigan State
3. Loucheiz Purifoy, Florida
4. Lamarcus Joyner, Florida State
5. Jason Verrett, TCU
6. Marcus Roberson, Florida
7. Bradley Roby, Ohio State
8. Keith McGill, Utah
9. Bashaud Breeland, Clemson
10. Vic Hampton, South Carolina
11. Kyle Fuller, Virginia Tech
12. Stan Jean-Baptiste, Nebraska
13. Aaron Colvin, Oklahoma
14. Antone Exum, Virginia Tech
15. Terrance Mitchell, Oregon