The first of many, many draft-related posts between now and May 8 ...
Underclassmen have begun to declare for the draft, most notably quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (Louisville) and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (South Carolina). ESPN.com has compiled a running list, which you can view here.
The New York Jets (18th overall pick), who have offensive needs galore, figure to have interest in the following players:
Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina (Scouts Inc. grade: 92)
Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M (Scouts Inc. grade: 90)
Antonio Richardson, OT, Tennessee (Scouts Inc. grade: 87)
Paul Richardson, WR, Colorado (Scouts, Inc. grade: 87)
Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE, Washington (Scouts, Inc. grade: 87)
Steve Muench, of Scouts, Inc., breaks down the Jets' needs, along with the other teams in the AFC East.