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One week later, plenty of changes in top-five lists

Forget what we said heading into the Senior Bowl. A week of watching every move these senior made resulted in some new rankings, writes Todd McShay.

Updated: January 29, 2008, 7:11 PM ET
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.
Last week, I previewed the 2008 Senior Bowl by breaking down the top five offensive and defensive prospects expected to participate. Well, that turned out to be a colossal waste of time.

First, there were the bail outs. Some like QB Matt Ryan and CB Mike Jenkins skipped Mobile on their own accord while others like QB Brian Brohm and DE/OLB Quentin Groves pulled out due to lingering injuries.

Then the rankings were also affected by players who fell victim to injury like WRs Limas Sweed and Early Doucet, TE Fred Davis, DT Kentwan Balmer and CB Leodis McKelvin. Other players -- like QB Andre Woodson -- failed to live up to expectations.


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