Mississippi State redshirt junior Benardrick McKinney is "one of the top inside linebackers in college football," writes NFL.com's Charles Davis.
West Virginia redshirt senior QB Clint Trickett "doesn't have the body type that scouts seek at the position, but his confidence and accuracy are much improved from a year ago," writes CBS Sports' Dane Brugler.
Kansas State senior WR Tyler Lockett will "create a buzz in war rooms around the league after putting on a spectacular showing on special teams against Auburn," according to NFL.com's Bucky Brooks.
Alabama junior WR Amari Cooper has an opportunity to prove he can perform "consistently against top competition" on Saturday versus star Gators sophomore CB Vernon Hargreaves III, wrote NFL.com's Albert Breer.
Florida senior QB Jeff Driskel must play well on Saturday to place himself on the radars of NFL scouts, writes NFL.com's Charles Davis.
NFL.com's Albert Breer writes that NFL scouts can't wait to watch the battle between FSU senior T Cameron Erving and Clemson All-American DE Vic Beasley on Saturday.
Nebraska redshirt junior edge rusher Randy Gregory doesn't yet have a sack this year.
CBS Sports' Dane Brugler wrote that Florida State senior WR Rashad Greene "lacks elite top-end speed," but "uses his short-area quickness to create separation."
Auburn senior QB Nick Marshall "isn't a legitimate NFL quarterback prospect," writes NFL.com's Bucky Brooks.
Clemson senior edge rusher Vic Beasley's matchup this weekend against Florida State (and stud senior LT Cameron Erving) is key to his draft stock, writes NFL.com's Charles Davis.
Florida sophomore CB Vernon Hargreaves III "might be the best cornerback in college football," according to CBS Sports' Dane Brugler.
The Journal Star reports that Nebraska junior K Mauro Bondi broke his collarbone Thursday night when he crashed his motorcycle.
Michigan junior WR Devin Funchess "has all the makings of a future top-15 draft pick if he eliminates the drops," according to CBS Sports' Rob Rang.
NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks believes Alabama junior WR Amari Cooper has "extraordinary ability" that is a "challenge to defend in isolated matchups."
NFL Media's Albert Breer spoke to one area scout assigned to FSU who said redshirt sophomore QB Jameis Winston "is a fraud."