Defensive Line Rankings 2025 NFL Draft

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LAST UPDATED: 06/10/2024

Player Rankings - Defensive Line

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

James
Pearce Jr.

DE
/ED
Tennessee   Mascot
Tennessee Mascot
242lbs 6-5 4.49 1 1.5
92.8
James Pearce Jr. is a highly talented edge rusher with the potential to be a top pick in the 2025 NFL Draft. His blend of...
2

Mason
Graham

DT
Michigan   Mascot
Michigan Mascot
318lbs 6-3 5.10 2 7.9
91.2
Mason Graham is a high-motor defensive lineman with excellent quickness off the snap and a relentless pursuit of the ball. His ability to...
3

Deone
Walker

DT
Kentucky   Mascot
Kentucky Mascot
348lbs 6-6 5.10 3 11
89.1
Deone Walker brings an impressive blend of size, power, and agility to the table, making him a standout defensive lineman prospect....
4

JT
Tuimoloau

DE
/ED
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
270lbs 6-4 4.62 7 29
88.2
JT Tuimoloau has shown himself to be a high-motor edge rusher with a strong upper body and effective hand usage, crucial for setting...
5

Nic
Scourton

DE
/ED
Texas A&M   Mascot
Texas A&M Mascot
280lbs 6-4 4.70 4 22.7
88.0
Nic Scourton is a high-upside edge rusher with a relentless motor and the tools to disrupt any backfield. His ability to convert...
6

Mykel
Williams

DE
/ED
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
265lbs 6-5 4.65 14 39.7
87.9
A savvy, versatile and instinctive edge rusher who did a little bit of everything, Williams was especially effective getting to the...
7

Princely
Umanmielen

DE
/ED
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
255lbs 6-5 4.68 5 25.6
87.6
Possesses accurate snap anticipation and timing to beat blockers off the edge. A chase-and-tackle Will prospect, Umanmielen is...
8

Tyleik
Williams

DT
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
290lbs 6-2 4.78 9 32.6
87.6
Williams is good at exploiting gaps with his initial burst and agile feet, but he could improve in one-on-one situations to be...
9

Landon
Jackson

DL
/ED
Arkansas   Mascot
Arkansas Mascot
281lbs 6-7 4.68 13 38.1
87.3
His fluidity and speed allow him to cover a lot of ground when dropping back into zone, and Jackson is capable of turning and running with...
10

Kenneth
Grant

DT
Michigan   Mascot
Michigan Mascot
339lbs 6-3 5.35 6 27.6
87.2
Provides some secondary interior pass rush, getting most penetration when playing three technique. Can make the impressive chest-to-chest...
11

Jack
Sawyer

DE
/ED
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
265lbs 6-4 4.60 8 29.4
87.1
Jack Sawyer is a high-motor defensive end with a solid blend of power and versatility, traits that NFL scouts value highly. His...
12

Walter
Nolen

DL
Texas A&M   Mascot
Texas A&M Mascot
290lbs 6-4 4.95 11 34.7
86.8
Quick first step with fluid movements off the ball. Highly competitive and fierce, showing relentless effort to the pocket with a nonstop...

2025 NFL Draft Athleticism Chart - Defensive Line

We've compared players post combine 40 times and weight and charted them on the scatter chart below. You'll find the 40 time on the Y-axis and on the X-axis the weight in pounds.
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2025 NFL Draft Athleticism Chart - Defensive Line

We've compared players 40 times and weight and charted them on the scatter chart below. You'll find the 40 time on the Y-axis and on the X-axis the weight in pounds.
The exceptional athletic freaks (determined by the combination of speed vs weight) will be found at the top right of the chart while the less impressive athletes will be sitting towards the bottom left.