NFL.com's Chase Goodbread noted that 10 pro clubs would be on hand to watch the Baylor-Oklahoma match-up this weekend.
"[Baylor redshirt junior edge rusher Shawn Oakman] has been asked this year to do more than he's ever been asked to do," said Baylor safeties coach Brian Norwood.
ESPN's Steve Muench wrote that Baylor redshirt junior edge rusher Shawn Oakman "needs to improve his game before I'm willing to label him a first-rounder."
Baylor redshirt junior edge rusher Shawn Oakman "gets blocked a lot more than he should," said an AFC scout.
ESPN Insider's Steve Muench and Kevin Weidl rank Baylor edge rusher Shawn Oakman as the No. 3 fastest-rising draft prospect.
NFL media's Albert Breer spoke with one NFC scout who believes Baylor edge rusher Shawn Oakman will be a first-round pick.
Baylor redshirt junior DL Shawn Oakman had a sack in Friday's easy win over Buffalo.
Baylor redshirt junior DL Shawn Oakman totaled two sacks and another assisted tackle for loss in the school's 45-0 win over SMU.
NFL.com ranks Baylor redshirt junior DE Shawn Oakman as the No. 2 breakout candidate in the Big 12.
Baylor redshirt junior DE Shawn Oakman ranks as Mel Kiper's No. 5 underclassman at the position.
CBS Sports Dane Brugler believes Baylor redshirt junior DE Shawn Oakman "projects best as a five-technique in a 3-4 scheme" at the next level.
Baylor redshirt sophomore DE Shawn Oakman ranks No. 37 on ESPN's Travis Haney's list of college football's Top 50 breakout players.
USA Today's Dan Wolken noted Baylor coaches are high on redshirt sophomore DE Shawn Oakman, a Penn State transfer.