2020 NFL Draft - Top Edge Rushers

Most Recent Update: 7/22/2019 7:00 PM EST



Rank O/A Chng Player/School Ht/Wt Elig. BIO
1
3
 +1
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Chase Young
Ohio State
6'5"
265
JR
2
7
 +1
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A.J. Epenesa
Iowa
6'6"
280
SR
3
27
 -5
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Yetur Gross-Matos
Penn State
6'4"
262
JR
4
33
 -5
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Nick Coe
Auburn
6'5"
282
JR
5
33
 -1
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Terrell Lewis
Alabama
6'5"
255
RJR
6
40
 +6
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Kenny Willekes
Michigan State
6'4"
260
SR
7
53
 +4
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Anfernee Jennings
Alabama
6'3"
259
RSR
8
59
 -6
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Khalid Kareem
Notre Dame
6'4"
265
SR
9
60
 +14
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Julian Okwara
Notre Dame
6'5"
241
SR
10
70
 +1
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Curtis Weaver
Boise State
6'3"
266
RJR
11
85
 -9
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Alton Robinson
Syracuse
6'4"
257
SR
12
104
 +8
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Darrell Taylor
Tennessee
6'4"
247
SR
13
105
 -1
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K'Lavon Chaisson
LSU
6'4"
238
RSO
14
113
 +23
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Josh Kaindoh
Florida State
6'7"
261
JR
15
121
 -2
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Jonathan Garvin
Miami (FL)
6'4"
250
JR
16
140
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Jabari Zuniga
Florida
6'4"
257
RSR
17
151
 -24
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Jonathon Cooper
Ohio State
6'4"
257
JR
18
165
 -13
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Christian Rector
USC
6'4"
275
RSR
19
180
 +68
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Keisean Lucier-South
UCLA
6'4"
235
SR
20
195
 -6
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Patrick Johnson
Tulane
6'3"
255
JR
21
213
 +10
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Carter Coughlin
Minnesota
6'4"
245
SR
22
214
 +31
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Rashad Weaver
Pittsburgh
6'5"
260
RJR
23
236
 -4
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Bobby Roundtree
Illinois
6'5"
255
JR
24
255
 -5
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Kylan Wilborn
Arizona
6'2"
248
JR
25
273
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Quincy Roche
Temple
6'4"
235
RJR
26
307
 -23
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Kendall Coleman
Syracuse
6'3"
266
SR
27
311
 -16
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Charles Snowden
Virginia
6'7"
225
JR
28
315
 -36
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Reggie Walker
Kansas State
6'2"
246
SR
29
337
 -9
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Bryce Huff
Memphis
6'3"
245
JR
30
341
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Bradlee Anae
Utah
6'3"
265
SR
31
351
 -18
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JaQuan Bailey
Iowa State
6'2"
251
SR
32
352
 +2
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D.J. Wonnum
South Carolina
6'5"
255
SR
33
354
 +1
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Janarius Robinson
Florida State
6'5"
261
RJR
34
356
 -10
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Cedric Wilcots II
New Mexico State
6'4"
245
RSR
35
360
 -21
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Tipa Galeai
Utah State
6'5"
230
SR
36
364
 -11
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Isaiah Chambers
Houston
6'5"
265
RJR
37
366
 +2
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Mike Danna
Central Michigan
6'2"
253
RSR
38
374
 NEW
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Mekhi Brown
Tennessee State
6'5"
250
RSR
39
379
 NEW
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Ty Tyler
Marshall
6'3"
262
RJR
40
386
 NEW
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LaDarius Hamilton
North Texas
6'3"
255
SR


Glossary of Terms
Defensive Line
What is a 0-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up head-to-head with the center whose primary responsibility is to take on double teams/eat up blocks (also called the nose-tackle in a 3-man front).

What is a 1-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up in the A-gap, between the center and guard, whose primary responsibility is to take on double teams/eat up blocks (also called the nose-tackle in a 4-man front).

What is a 3-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up in the B-gap, between the guard and tackle, often the "pass-rushing" DT.

What is a 5-Technique Defensive Tackle?

A defensive lineman lined up just outside the offensive tackle; primary used in a 3-man front.

What is a Wide-nine Defensive Tackle?

A Defensive Lineman (End) lined up outside of the tight end, or extended one gap outside of the tackle (if no tight end), primarily used in a 4-man front.

What is a Stunt?

A change-in-pace of a defensive lineman's rush, often paired with another defensive lineman in which one lineman drops down a gap after the snap and the other loops around, throwing off the timing and spacing of the offensive line.

What is a Swim Move?

During a rush, the defender swipes his arm down (similar to a swimmimg motion) to swipe away an offensive lineman's hands.

What is a Bull Rush?

A power move straight ahead into the body of the offensive lineman, attempting to push the lineman back into the pocket

What is a Speed-to-power technique?

A technique in which the defensive lineman uses quick first step/burst to get the tackle off balance and then drives with power into the chest of the offensive lineman

What is an EDGE defender?

A 4-3 DE or a 3-4 OLB who's primary responsibility is to put pressure on the pocket.