Nason’s 2021 Big Board and Positional Rankings

The 2021 draft cycle has been like no other, so it only seems right that this is the year I finally decide to put out a big board. Mock drafts can be difficult, but my challenge has always been trying to rank players of all position against each other. Anyway, here is my attempt to rank the top 50 players in this years draft, with a nice little bonus; my top 5 players for each position. Enjoy, and please feel free to rip me a new one.

Top 50 Big Board

  1. Trevor Lawrence, QB, Clemson
  2. Penei Sewell, OT, Oregon
  3. Ja’Marr Chase, WR, LSU
  4. Justin Fields, QB, Ohio State
  5. Jaylen Waddle, WR, Alabama
  6. Rashawn Slater, OT, Northwestern
  7. Micah Parsons, LB, Penn State
  8. Patrick Surtain II, CB, Alabama
  9. Kyle Pitts, TE, Florida
  10. Zach WIlson, QB, BYU
  11. Caleb Farley, CB, Virginia Tech
  12. Gregory Rousseau, Edge, Miami
  13. DeVonta Smith, WR, Alabama
  14. Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, LB, Notre Dame
  15. Trey Lance, QB, North Dakota State
  16. Alijah Vera-Tucker, OL, USC
  17. Trevon Moehrig, S, TCU
  18. Jaycee Horn, CB, South Carolina
  19. Jaelan Phillips, Edge, Miami
  20. Zaven Collins, LB, Tulsa
  21. Wyatt Davis, OL, Ohio State
  22. Christian Darrisaw, OT, Virginia Tech
  23. Kwity Paye, Edge, Michigan
  24. Najee Harris, RB, Alabama
  25. Jalen Mayfield, OT, Michigan
  26. Kadarius Toney, WR, Florida
  27. Levi Onwuzurike, DL, Washington
  28. Joseph Ossai, Edge, Texas
  29. Mac Jones, QB, Alabama
  30. Dillon Radunz, OT, North Dakota State
  31. Landon Dickerson, OL, Alabama
  32. Terrace Marshall Jr, WR, LSU
  33. Daviyon Nixon, DL, Iowa
  34. Kelvin Joseph, CB, Kentucky
  35. Jabril Cox, LB, LSU
  36. Rashod Bateman, WR, Minnesota
  37. Christian Barmore, DL, Alabama
  38. Pat Freiermuth, TE, Penn State
  39. Greg Newsome II, CB, Northwestern
  40. Jamin Davis, LB, Kentucky
  41. Travis Etienne, RB, Clemson
  42. Alex Leatherwood, OT, Alabama
  43. Elijah Moore, WR, Ole Miss
  44. Amon-Ra St. Brown, WR, USC
  45. Teven Jenkins, OT, Oklahoma State
  46. Nick Bolton, LB, Missouri
  47. Samuel Cosmi, OT, Texas
  48. Ronnie Perkins, Oklahoma
  49. Azeez Ojulari, Edge, Georgia
  50. Kyle Trask, QB, Florida

Top 5 by Position

Offense

Quarterbacks

  1. Trevor Lawrence, Clemson
  2. Justin Fields, Ohio State
  3. Zach Wilson, BYU
  4. Trey Lance, North Dakota State
  5. Mac Jones, Alabama

Running Backs

  1. Najee Harris, Alabama
  2. Travis Etienne, Clemson
  3. Javonte Williams, UNC
  4. Michael Carter, UNC
  5. Trey Sermon, Ohio State

Wide Receivers

  1. Ja’Marr Chase, LSU
  2. Jaylen Waddle, Alabama
  3. DeVonta Smith, Alabama
  4. Kadarius Toney, Florida
  5. Terrace Marshall Jr, LSU

Tight Ends

  1. Kyle Pitts, Florida
  2. Pat Freiermuth, Penn State
  3. Brevin Jordan, Miami
  4. Hunter Long, BC
  5. Tommy Tremble, Notre Dame

Offensive Tackles

  1. Penei Sewell, Oregon
  2. Rashawn Slater, Northwestern
  3. Christian Darrisaw, Virginia Tech
  4. Jalen Mayfield, Michigan
  5. Dillon Radunz, North Dakota State

Guards/Centers

  1. Alijah Vera-Tucker, USC
  2. Wyatt Davis, Ohio State
  3. Landon Dickerson, Alabama
  4. Creed Humphrey, Oklahoma
  5. Josh Myers, Ohio State

Defense

Edge Rushers

  1. Gregory Rousseau, Miami
  2. Jaelen Phillips, Miami
  3. Kwity Paye, Michigan
  4. Joseph Ossai, Texas
  5. Ronnie Perkins, Oklahoma

Defensive Linemen

  1. Levi Onwuzurike, Washington
  2. Daviyon Nixon, Iowa
  3. Christian Barmore, Alabama
  4. Marvin Wilson, Florida State
  5. Tommy Togiai, Ohio State

Linebackers

  1. Micah Parsons, Penn State
  2. Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, Notre Dame
  3. Zaven Collins, Tulsa
  4. Jabril Cox, LSU
  5. Jamin Davis, Kentucky

Cornerbacks

  1. Patrick Surtain II, Alabama
  2. Caleb Farley, Virginia Tech
  3. Jaycee Horn, South Carolina
  4. Kelvin Joseph, Kentucky
  5. Greg Newsome II, Northwestern

Safeties

  1. Trevon Moehrig, TCU
  2. Jevon Holland, Oregon
  3. Richie Grant, UCF
  4. Andre Cisco, Syracuse
  5. Caden Sterns, Texas

Image: (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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