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Which Top Prospects Will Attend the 2016 NFL Draft in Chicago?

Which star NFL players are the top 25 draft prospects most like? Check out the similarities scouts have found.

Earlier this month, the NFL annoucned that 25 prospects will attend the 2016 NFL Draft beginning Thursday night from the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago.

Most of the top-ranked players will be in attendance, including both of the top quarterback prospects, Carson Wentz and Jared Goff. Ohio State will have a record-tying five prospects in attendance: pass-rusher Joey Bosa, running back Ezekiel Elliott, linebacker Darron Lee, offensive tackle Taylor Decker and cornerback Eli Apple.

The head coach of each prospect attending – 12 in total – will accompany their players in the green room while they wait for their name to be called.

Top prospects opting not to attend the draft include Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch and Oregon defensive lineman DeForest Buckner, both of whom have been mocked to the San Francisco 49ers by various draft experts.

Here is the full list of prospects and coaches who will be in Chicago.


CB Apple, Ohio State
DE Bosa, Ohio State
DT Vernon Butler, Louisiana Tech
WR Corey Coleman, Baylor
OT Jack Conklin, Michigan State
OT Decker, Ohio State
WR Josh Doctson, Texas Christian
DE Kevin Dodd, Clemson
RB Elliott, Ohio State
QB Goff, California
CB Vernon Hargreaves, Florida
LB Myles Jack, UCLA
DT Chris Jones, Mississippi State
DE Shaq Lawson, Clemson
LB Lee, Ohio State
S Keanu Neal, Florida
DT Robert Nkemdiche, Mississippi
LB Reggie Ragland, Alabama
CB Jalen Ramsey, Florida State
DT Jarran Reed, Alabama
DT A'Shawn Robinson, Alabama
OT Ronnie Stanley, Notre Dame
WR Laquon Treadwell, Mississippi
OT Laremy Tunsil, Mississippi
QB Wentz, North Dakota State


Art Briles, Baylor
Mark Dantonio, Michigan State
Sonny Dykes, California
Jimbo Fisher, Florida State
Hugh Freeze, Mississippi
Brian Kelly, Notre Dame
Chris Klieman, North Dakota State
Urban Meyer, Ohio State
Jim Mora, UCLA
Gary Patterson, Texas Christian
Nick Saban, Alabama
Dabo Swinney, Clemson

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