Underclassmen face tough decisions
While RB Reggie Bush is ready for the next level, QB Brady Quinn would be wise to return to school.
Ray Edwards, DE, Purdue -- second round
Possesses a massive frame, long arms and room to grow. Naturally athletic DE with above-average speed. Shows explosive pass-rushing potential, but is still very raw. Needs to improve technique and lower body strength. Had a better season as a sophomore (2004) than he did as a junior (2005).
Bernard Pollard, S, Purdue -- second or third round
A big safety with good versatility. Is aggressive versus the run and shows good instincts in coverage. Lack of ideal top-end speed and explosive power will keep him out of the first round.
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