If James Laurinaitis had declared for the 2008 NFL draft, he likely would have been a top-10 pick. Instead, he chose to return to Ohio State for his senior season and is Mel Kiper's No. 1 player heading into 2008.
Junior running back Darren McFadden is the No. 1 prospect on Mel Kiper's Top 25 Big Board. However, that doesn't necessarily mean he thinks the Arkansas running back will be the top pick in April's NFL draft.