Commentary

Cornerbacks rule top of DB board

Evaluating defensive backs requires examining four separate skill sets

Originally Published: April 25, 2011
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.

When evaluating defensive backs, it is important to consider all aspects of their games -- instincts, coverage skills, ball skills and run support. With our 2011 draft board finalized, here's how we rank the top cornerbacks and safeties in each of those skill sets, as well as our rankings of all defensive back prospects with draftable grades.