NFL Draft Bible Big Board Rankings: Interior Defensive Linemen

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2021 DEFENSIVE TACKLES – SENIORS

1LeviOnwuzurikeWashington27.3/8.8
2NylesPinckneyClemson37.1/8.4
3DayoOdeyingboVanderbilt37.0/8.7
4DevonteWyattGeorgia46.9/8.4
5AkialByersMissouri56.8/8.0
6MustafaJohnsonColorado56.7/7.9
7KyreeCampbellFlorida66.6/8.6
8LorenzoNealPurdue66.6/8.5
9XavierKellyArkansas66.6/8.1
10TyroneTruesdellAuburn76.5/7.9
11JonathanFordMiami (FL)76.5/7.9
12RalfsRusinsLiberty76.5/7.5
13DarelMiddletonTennesseePFA6.5/7.5
14JaydenPeevyTexas AMPFA6.5/7.5
15DanielArchibongTemplePFA6.5/7.5
16DionNovilNorth TexasPFA6.5/7.5
17DerrickTangeloDukePFA6.4/7.4
18DrewWileyKansas StatePFA6.4/7.4

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2021 NOSE GUARDS – SENIORS

1MarvinWilsonFlorida State17.9/9.4
2JordonScottOregon46.6/7.9
3DariusStillsWest Virginia56.6/7.8
4NaquanJonesMichigan State66.4/7.4
5KobieWhitesideMissouri66.4/7.4
6KhyirisTongaBrigham Young76.3/7.4
7RalfsRusinsLiberty76.1/8.1
8NeilFarrellLSUPFA6.2/7.4
9KennyRandallCharlestonPFA6.1/7.4
10QuintonBohannaKentuckyPFA6.1/7.2
11ForrestMerrillArkansas StatePFA6.1/7.1
12BrandonPiliSouthern CaliforniaPFA6.1/7.1
13LucBequetteBoston College/CaliforniaPFA6.0/7.0
14AntonioSheltonPenn StatePFA6.0/7.0

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DEFENSIVE TACKLES – UNDERCLASSMEN

1MylesMurphyClemson17.5/9.5
2ChristianBarmoreAlabama37.3/9.3
3TylerDavisClemson27.2/9.2
4JayTufeleSouthern California27.1/8.6
5JaylenTwymanPittsburgh37.0/8.4
6JordanDavisGeorgia36.9/8.0
7TylerShelvinLSU46.9/8.0
8JordanWilliamsClemson56.8/7.9
9DJDaleAlabama56.8.7.9
10PhidarianMathisAlabama66.7/7.9
11CoryDurdenFlorida State66.7/7.9
12AlimMcNeillNorth Carolina State66.7/7.9
13BobbyBrown IIITexas AM76.6/7.9
14DanteStillsWest Virginia76.6/7.9
15PJMustipherPenn StatePFA6.6/7.8
16AndrewFaoliuOregonPFA6.6/7.7
17IfeanyiMaijehTemplePFA6.6/7.6

*Each player is awarded a Current Player Value (CPV), which is his current grade; the second grade is the Potential Player Value (PPV), which projects what a player can become is he maximizes his potential.

Grade Scale

10-9.6 = Franchise Cornerstone

9.5-9.0 = All Pro Player

8.9-8.4 = Solid Starter

8.3-7.9 = Average Starter

7.8-7.4 = Solid Backup

7.3-7.0 = Backup

6.9-6.5 = Bottom of Roster

6.4-6.0 = Developmental Player

5.9-5.5 = Practice Squad

5.4-5.0 = CFL/Other League

4.9-0.0 = Reject

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