In Liberty’s 41 year football history, the Flames have had 6 players* drafted in the NFL draft. Walt Aikens hopes to make that number grow to 7 during the 2014 NFL draft May 8-10. Walt’s value has seemingly skyrocketed since the conclusion of his senior season back in November. Most sites have him going somewhere from the 3rd to 6th round in the draft. Below are some breakdowns of Walt’s projections from various sites.

Projections: #29 rated CB 5th-6th round 6th-7th round, #26 rated CB 3rd-4th round, #13 rated CB 4th round 4th-7th round
BleacherReport: 4th round

Mock drafts:’s Charlie Campbell: 4th round to Jacksonville’s Mock Draft: 5th round to Jacksonville 5th round to NY Jets
BleacherReport: 5th round to Green Bay

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*You can see the full list of Liberty’s previous draft picks here.