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.
ESPN.com: #29 rated CB
NFL.com: 5th-6th round
NFLDraftScout.com: 6th-7th round, #26 rated CB
WalterFootball.com: 3rd-4th round, #13 rated CB
ChatSports.com: 4th round
Withthefirstpick.com: 4th-7th round
BleacherReport: 4th round
WalterFootball.com’s Charlie Campbell: 4th round to Jacksonville
WalterFootball.com’s Mock Draft: 5th round to Jacksonville
Drafttek.com: 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.