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2015 East-West Shrine Game Notes: Day 3

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
Oregon linebacker Tony Washington (No. 19) arrived at the Shrine Game on Wednesday, two days after suffering defeat to Ohio State in the CFP National Championship Game. (Photo: Dan Hope)

Oregon linebacker Tony Washington (No. 19) arrived at the Shrine Game on Wednesday, two days after suffering defeat to Ohio State in the CFP National Championship Game. (Photo: Dan Hope)

BBD Editor: Dan Hope

Wednesday might have been the final opportunity for players to make an impression on many of the NFL scouts at this week’s East-West Shrine Game, as attendance among evaluators was already starting to dwindle Wednesday and is likely to decrease significantly Thursday. For Oregon’s Tony Washington, however, Wednesday was the first day he got to take the field in front of the crowd in St. Petersburg.

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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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