Draft sleepers, risers and sliders

Updated: April 18, 2002, 11:14 PM ET
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Want to know who the sleepers might be this weekend? Want to know whose stock is rising and whose is falling? Check my final lists of the players who are either sleepers or are rising or sliding as the NFL draft approaches:

Sleepers
Seth Burford, QB, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Craig Nall, QB, Northwestern State (La.)
Maurice Hicks, RB, North Carolina A&T
Ryan Tolhurst, WR, Richmond
D.J. Humphries, WR, Presbyterian
Nathan Black, WR, Northwestern State (La.)
Pete Campion, OG, North Dakota State
Tony Beckham, CB, Wisconsin-Stout

On the rise
Patrick Ramsey, QB, Tulane
DeShaun Foster, RB, UCLA
Javon Walker, WR, Florida State
Emmett Johnson, WR, Virginia Tech
Doug Jolley, TE, BYU
Marc Colombo, OT, Boston College
Langston Walker, OT, California
Chester Pitts, OT, San Diego State
Kendall Simmons, OG, Auburn
Dwight Freeney, DE, Syracuse
Bryan Thomas, DE, Alabama-Birmingham
Charles Grant, DE, Georgia
Aaron Kampman, DE, Iowa
Anthony Weaver, DT, Notre Dame
Eddie Freeman, DT, Alabama-Birmingham
Levar Fisher, OLB, N.C. State
Ben Leber, OLB, Kansas State
Mike Rumph, CB, Miami (Fla.)
Roosevelt Williams, CB, Tuskegee
Joseph Jefferson, CB, Western Kentucky
Travis Fisher, CB, Central Florida
Edward Reed, S, Miami (Fla.)
Tank Williams, S, Stanford
Mel Mitchell, S, Western Kentucky
Anton Palepoi, DE, UNLV
Larry Foote, OLB, Michigan
Quincy Monk, OLB, North Carolina
Marquand Manuel, S, Florida

On the slide
Bryan Westbrook, RB, Villanova
Eric Crouch, RB, Nebraska
Andre Davis, WR, Virginia Tech
Kahlil Hill, WR, Iowa
Robert Royal, TE, LSU
Tracey Wistrom, TE, Nebraska
Tim Stratton, TE, Purdue
Derek Smith, TE, Kentucky
Toniu Fonoti, OG, Nebraska
Kalimba Edwards, DE, South Carolina
Alex Brown, DE, Florida
Dennis Johnson, DE, Kentucky
Grant Irons, DE, Notre Dame
Dorsett Davis, DT, Mississippi State
Nick Rogers, OLB, Georgia Tech
Rocky Boiman, OLB, Notre Dame
Keyuo Craver, CB, Nebraska
Tony Beckham, CB, Wisconsin-Stout
Andre Goodman, CB, South Carolina
Steve Smith, CB, Oregon
DeMarcus Faggins, CB, Kansas State
Michael Lewis, S, Colorado
Ramon Walker, S, Pittsburgh
Glenn Sumter, S, Memphis

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