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Defenders gaining ground late

Scouts split on possible first-round DT but high on a top DE

Updated: April 22, 2011, 10:16 PM ET
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.

With NFL teams wrapping up their final draft meetings over the last few days, team personnel have had a little more time on their hands to share their thoughts on various prospects and we've gotten a better feel for some of the players generating the most buzz at this late point in the draft process.

Here's a look at some players gaining momentum and others losin steam as draft day approaches.


Which defensive lineman has teams divided and who looks like he is solidly in the first round? Which prospects are creating positive buzz at this late stage? Become an ESPN Insider to find out. Insider