NFL Draft rewind: Kentucky has put 8 players in the NFL over last five years

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The NFL Draft is just around the corner on May 8th. SDS will take you around the SEC to look at every team and just how many players they have put into the league over the last five years.

Kentucky isn’t known for putting too many players in the NFL Draft, but they have put one of the finest in do-it-all Randall Cobb with the Packers. Cobb is transforming into one of the better players in the league after being drafted in 2011.

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Kentucky’s 2010 draft class of three players is the highest in the last five years. The Cats have put eight players in the NFL over the last five years:

2013 (1)

Larry Warford, Detroit (3rd round)

2012 (2)

Winston Guy, Seattle (6th round)
Danny Trevathan, Denver (6th round)

2011 (1)

Randall Cobb, Green Bay (2nd round)

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2010 (3)

Corey Peters, Atlanta (3rd round)
Trevard Lindley, Philadelphia (4th round)
John Conner, New York (5th round)

2009 (1)

Myron Pryor, New England (6th round)

Here is every player drafted from all 14 teams over the last five years:

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