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The 2014 All-Undrafted Team

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Although a knee injury didn’t stop Henry Josey from a productive 2013 season, it did lead to his going undrafted. (Photo: Spruce Derden — USA Today Sports)

BBD Editor: Dan Hope

With a draft class that had been heralded as deep by people both inside and outside the league, we knew all along that there would be talented players to go unselected in the 2014 NFL draft.

Putting together an annual All-Undrafted team can be a challenge some years, as there are typically at least a couple positions where the well of draftable talent had run dry. Not this year. The difficult part of selecting this year’s best undrafted players wasn’t finding players worthy of the recognition, but rather deciding which players to leave off.

The following selections represent the prospects who bring the best skill sets and potential to the next level among the undrafted pool. That doesn’t necessarily mean they have the best chances to make the rosters of the teams who signed team, as some players have entered more favorable depth charts than others, but all of these players have enough ability to build a sustained NFL career.

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Scouting Notes: BYU vs. Texas (9/7/13)

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

BYU outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy continued to boost his 2014 NFL draft stock with a big game versus Texas. (Photo: Chris Nicoll — USA Today Sports)

BBD Staff Writer: Joseph Curtis

When Texas traveled to Provo to face Brigham Young in the second week of the college football season, few expected the embarrassing upset that Brigham Young would inflict. It was a disastrous game for Texas; they gave up 679 total yards in a 40-21 loss that cost defensive coordinator Manny Diaz his job.

I took a look at a few of Texas’ and BYU’s draft-eligible players and how they performed on Sept. 7.

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