McCoy chasing the No. 1 pick

Head over and check out ESPN Senior Writer Jeffri Chadiha's story on former Oklahoma star Gerald McCoy. Plenty of great stuff from McCoy's past leading up to now.

There was a time when Nebraska defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was deemed the only defensive player in this class worthy of that honor. Now McCoy -- who could've been a high pick after his redshirt sophomore season in 2008 -- has reminded people why the St. Louis Rams should consider him with that selection as well.

"When people started talking about me again, it wasn't like I thought they forgot about me," McCoy said. "It's just that when people watched college football last year, Ndamukong Suh was the guy people talked about because he dominated and had a breakout year. But now that we're going into the NFL, things change."

Though the Rams haven't publicly picked a favorite between Suh and McCoy -- "We're hoping somehow there's separation, because in our eyes, there isn't any," Rams general manager Billy Devaney said at the combine -- McCoy has his share of fans.

He's all of those things now, but Chadiha digs in to how he got there. Check it out.