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2022 NFL Draft position rankings: Top 10 players at every position

As the 2021 NFL season hits the home stretch, the 2022 NFL Draft inches closer and closer. Follow along below as PFF's Mike Renner breaks down the top players at each position group heading into draft season.

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The 2022 NFL Draft won't hang a banner for its quarterback class, but teams will still chase multiple names in the first round. Ole MissMatt Corral headlines the group for now, but that's subject to change as bowl games play out, all-star bowls run their course and the 2022 NFL Scouting Combine finishes up in early March… Read more

Doak Walker Award winner Kenneth Walker III leads the pack of 2022 draft-eligible running backs for PFF right now. He nearly broke the PFF record for forced missed tackles and yards after contact in 2021. Iowa State's Breece Hall and UCLA's Zach Charbonnet enter the early offseason at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively… Read more

Five wide receivers currently rank inside PFF's top-32 overall prospect rankings, including Garrett Wilson, Jameson Williams, Drake London, Chris Olave and Treylon BurksRead more

Entering early January, only two tight ends rank inside PFF's top-100 overall prospect rankings for the 2022 NFL Draft: Trey McBride and Jalen WydermeyerRead more

Three offensive tackles rank inside PFF's top-10 overall prospect rankings ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft: Evan Neal, Charles Cross and Ikem Ekwonu. Another eight fit inside PFF's current top-100… Read more

Iowa center Tyler Linderbaum and Texas A&M guard Kenyon Green are the only two 2022 NFL Draft interior offensive line prospects who rank inside PFF's top-50 overall players… Read more

PFF's 2022 NFL Draft Guide provides analysis, strengths/weaknesses, comparisons, grades and more for all of college football's top prospects. Subscribe today for access…


The 2022 crop of interior defensive linemen isn't all that impressive. DeMarvin Leal and Jordan Davis are the only two interior defensive linemen ranked inside PFF's top-32 overall prospect rankings. And only four others at the position even cracked PFF's top-100… Read more

The 2022 NFL Draft is chock full of pass-rushing talent at the top of the class and deep into Day 2. Aidan Hutchinson and Kayvon Thibodeaux will compete for the No. 1 overall pick, and at least four others should come off the board in the first 50 picks… Read more

Nakobe Dean and Devin Lloyd will be the talk of the class and likely the only two first-round linebacker prospects in 2022, but there's still a lot of talent at the position on Days 2 and 3 of the draft… Read more.

Derek Stingley Jr., Trent McDuffie, Kaiir Elam and Roger McCreary all rank inside PFF's top 20 overall players on the 2022 NFL Draft Board. Another seven rank inside PFF's top 100… Read more.

Three safeties rank inside PFF's top 32 overall prospect rankings in the 2022 NFL Draft, including Kyle Hamilton, Jaquan Brisker and Jordan Battle. Seven other safeties rank inside PFF's top 100 overall prospects… Read more.

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