Top Defensive Ends 2022 NFL Draft

Player Rankings - Defensive Ends

# Player Pos Coll Weight Height 40YD AVG POS RANK AVG OVR RANK Rating Summary
1

Kayvon
Thibodeaux

DE
Oregon   Mascot
Oregon Mascot
258lbs 6-5 4.59 1 1.6
95
Thibodeaux has looked likely to be a top pick in the 2022 NFL draft since high school. A highly regarded five-star prospect, he wa...
2

Drake
Jackson

DE
USC   Mascot
USC Mascot
250lbs 6-4 4.50 6 25.7
91
A four-star high school prospect, Jackson ranked as the 10th-best player in California. During a senior year, Jackson was name...
3

Aidan
Hutchinson

DE
Michigan   Mascot
Michigan Mascot
265lbs 6-6 4.82 4 18.9
91
Aidan Hutchinson was expected to have a breakout season in Michigan after being highly touted. However, after a fractured leg that...
4

Kingsley
Enagbare

DE
South Carolina   Mascot
South Carolina Mascot
265lbs 6-4 4.78 8 47.9
90
South Carolina had one of the best defensive lines in the SEC last season and Kingsley Enagbare was a major reason for that. Enag...
5

George
Karlaftis

DE
Purdue   Mascot
Purdue Mascot
275lbs 6-4 4.73 3 16.1
89
Karlaftis is a former 4-star recruit from West Lafayette HS (IN) who was born in Athens, Greece. First-team Associated Press Fre...
6

Zach
Harrison

DE
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
268lbs 6-6 4.51 10 49.2
89
Harrison was one of the top players in the 2019 class, was a five-star recruit, and the 10th-ranked player on ESPN’s board. He wa...
7

Boye
Mafe

DE
Minnesota   Mascot
Minnesota Mascot
265lbs 6-4 4.56 12 64.3
84
Strengths Fast in a straight line. Excellent wide and .bull rushes when he's first off the snap.Good lateral agility to elude. Pla...
8

Myjai
Sanders

DE
Cincinnati   Mascot
Cincinnati Mascot
255lbs 6-5 4.78 11 54.2
81
Strengths Has fluid footwork to redirect, reverse momentum and close with a burst. Regularly first off the ball with good snap ant...
9

Will
McDonald

DE
Iowa State   Mascot
Iowa State Mascot
230lbs 6-4 14 70
80
10

Tyreke
Smith

DE
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
260lbs 6-3 4.73 26 103.5
77
Strengths He's not an elite pass rusher and projects as a left end in a 4-3 defense. If he layers on more muscle, he might fit in ...
11

Travon
Walker

DE
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
275lbs 6-5 4.79 18 85.2
76
Strengths Can make the impressive chest-to-chest bear hug tackle in the hole due to his ability to wreak havoc in the backfield.A ...
12

Micheal
Clemons

DE
Texas A&M   Mascot
Texas A&M Mascot
270lbs 6-5 4.84 28 115
76
Strengths Coordinated with smooth movement skills. High-effort rusher and works through the whistle. Relentless worker, fighting o...