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2021 NFL Draft: Ranking the 80 best available undrafted free agents

Here, we rank the best available undrafted free agents, pulled from PFF’s final NFL draft big board. For more information on each player, make sure to check out the 2021 PFF Draft Guide, which is loaded with three-page player profiles, three-year grades, advanced stats, player comparisons, 2021 Reese’s Senior Bowl grades and more.

View PFF's 2021 NFL Draft position rankings:

QB | RB | WR | TE | T | iOL | DI | EDGE | LB | CB | S

    1. S Ar'Darius Washington, TCU

      The TCU safety may not even be 180 pounds, but he continually plays bigger than his listed size. Over the past two seasons, Washington has earned a 91.3 coverage grade, allowing only 15 total catches on his 35 targets in coverage.

    2. WR Cade Johnson, South Dakota State

      Johnson was uber-productive on tape against FCS competition, but it was at the Senior Bowl where he really shot up boards. Johnson left that week of practices with the highest grade in the one-on-ones working primarily from the slot.

    3. DI Marvin Wilson, Florida State

      Wilson came back to try and push his draft stock high into Round 1, but he may have incidentally torpedoed it in the process. He looked like a different player on tape this year and only earned a 67.7 overall grade after a 90.7 in 2019.

    4.  LB Justin Hilliard, Ohio State

    5. IOL David Moore, Grambling

    6. S Trill Williams, Syracuse

    7. CB D.J. Daniel, Georgia

    8. CB Olaijah Griffin, USC

    9. RB Pooka Williams, Kansas

    10. TE Briley Moore Jr., Kansas State

    11. CB Shakur Brown, Michigan State

    12. WR K.J. Stepherson, Jacksonville State

    13. CB Bryce Thompson, Tennessee

    14. QB Jamie Newman, Georgia

    15. OT Chandon Herring, BYU

    16. WR Austin Watkins, UAB

    17. S Christian Uphoff, Illinois State

    18. LB Charles Snowden, Virginia

    19. IOL Drake Jackson, Kentucky

    20. WR Tamorrion Terry, Florida State

    21. S Chris Brown, Texas

    22. RB Jaret Patterson, Buffalo

    23. WR Antonio Nunn, Buffalo

    24. WR Jonathan Adams, Arkansas State

    25. LB Dylan Moses, Alabama

    26. DI O'Bryan Goodson, Memphis

    27. RB Javian Hawkins, Louisville

    28. WR Tre Walker, San Jose State

    29. S Aashari Crosswell, Arizona State

    30. CB Mark Gilbert, Duke

    31. CB Antonio Phillips, Ball State

    32. WR Sage Surratt, Wake Forest

    33. WR Tyler Vaughns, USC

    34. EDGE Hamilcar Rashed Jr., Oregon State

    35. EDGE Raymond Johnson, Georgia Southern

    36. TE Matt Bushman, BYU

    37. TE Tony Poljan, Virginia

    38. OT Alaric Jackson, Iowa

    39. IOL Sadarius Hutcherson, South Carolina

    40. DI Austin Faoliu, Oregon

    41. IOL Robert Jones, Middle Tennessee State

    42. TE Quintin Morris, Bowling Green

    43. QB Shane Buechele, SMU

    44. QB Feleipe Franks, Arkansas

    45. IOL Tristen Hoge, BYU

    46. WR Whop Philyor, Indiana

    47. Edge Malik Herring, Georgia

    48. IOL Carson Green, Texas A&M

    49. DI Mustafa Johnson, Colorado

    50. WR Damonte Coxie, Memphis

    51. DI Darius Stills, West Virginia

    52. WR Rico Bussey Jr., Hawaii

    53. LB Riley Cole, South Alabama

    54. TE Pro Wells, TCU

    55. S Marcus Murphy, Mississippi State

    56. WR Trevon Grimes, Florida

    57. S Paris Ford, Pittsburgh

    58. S Tariq Thompson, San Diego State

    59. LB Erroll Thompson, Mississippi State

    60. WR Jhamon Ausbon, Texas A&M

    61. S Tyler Coyle, Purdue

    62. WR Osirus Mitchell, Mississippi State

    63. CB Bryan Mills, UNC Central

    64. TE Dylan Soehner, Iowa State

    65. LB Anthony Hines II, Texas A&M

    66. RB Braden Knox, Marshall

    67. RB Rakeem Boyd, Arkansas

    68. WR Josh Imatorbhebhe, Illinois

    69. IOL Ryan McCollum, Texas A&M

    70. WR Marlon Williams, UCF

    71. RB Trey Ragas, Louisiana Lafayette

    72. TE Kenny Yeboah, Ole Miss

    73. WR Warren Jackson, Colorado State

    74. TE Nick Eubanks, Michigan

    75. EDGE Jamar Watson, Kentucky

    76. LB Tuf Borland, Ohio State

    77. TE Cary Angeline, North Carolina State

    78. WR T.J. Vasher, Texas Tech

    79. G Tommy Kraemer, Notre Dame

    80. EDGE Carlo Kemp, Michigan

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