NFL Draft rewind: Mississippi State has put 12 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.

Mississippi State’s best draft class came in 2011, when the Bulldogs put four players in the league, including first-round pick Derek Sherrod with the Packers. Seattle linebacker KJ Wright headlines the following draft classes as a fourth round pick.

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Mississippi State has put 12 players in the NFL over the last five years:

2013 (3)

Darius Slay, Detroit (2nd round)
Johnthan Banks, Tampa Bay (2nd round)
Josh Boyd, Green Bay (5th round)

2012 (3)

Fletcher Cox, Eagles (1st round)
Vick Ballard, Colts (5th round)
Charles Mitchell, Falcons (6th round)

2011 (4)

Derek Sherrod, Packers (1st round)
KJ Wright, Seahawks (4th round)
Pernell McPhee, Ravens (5th round)
Chris White, Bills (6th round)

2010 (2)

Anthony Dixon, 49ers (6th round)
Jamar Chaney, Eagles (7th round)

2009 (0)

No draft picks

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

Photo Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

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