2013 NFL Draft underclassmen tracker

Wesley Hitt

In the 2012 NFL Draft, a record 65 underclassmen turned pro. Will that number go up again this year? Follow along with this story as we continually track which players will enter the 2013 NFL Draft and which will return to school. We'll even take a look at some rumors and reports circulating. Just remember, the rumors are unconfirmed. When they are, they'll be categorized accordingly.

Going pro:

Keenan Allen, WR, California - Story

David Amerson, CB, North Carolina State - Tweet

David Bakhtiari, OT, Colorado - Story

Alvin Bailey, G, Arkansas - Story

Stedman Bailey, WR, West Virginia - Story

Le'Veon Bell, RB, Michigan State - Story

Giovani Bernard, RB, North Carolina - Story

Josh Boyce, WR, TCU - Story

Tyler Bray, QB, Tennessee - Tweet

Terrence Brown, CB, Stanford - Story

Knile Davis, RB, Arkansas - Story

Mike Edwards, CB, Hawaii - Story

Tyler Eifert, TE, Notre Dame - Story

Matt Elam, S, Florida - Story

Zach Ertz, TE, Stanford - Story

Gavin Escobar, TE, San Diego State - Story

Chris Faulk, OT, LSU - Story

Shariff Floyd, DT, Florida - Story

DJ Fluker, OT, Alabama - Story

Michael Ford, RB, LSU - Story

Travis Frederick, C, Wisconsin - Tweet

Kwame Geathers, DT, Georgia - Tweet

William Gholston, DE, Michigan State - Story

Johnathan Hankins, DT, Ohio State - Story

Justin Hunter, WR, Tennessee - Story

Jawan Jamison, RB, Rutgers - Tweet

Stefphon Jefferson, RB, Nevada - Story

Tony Jefferson, S, Oklahoma - Tweet

Jelani Jenkins, LB, Florida - Story

Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M - Story

Jarvis Jones, OLB, Georgia - Tweet

Brandon Kaufman, WR, Eastern Washington - Story

Joe Kruger, DE, Utah - Story

Eddie Lacy, RB, Alabama - Story

Marcus Lattimore, RB, South Carolina - Story

Corey Lemonier, DE, Auburn - Tweet

Bennie Logan, DT, LSU - Tweet

Stansly Maponga, DE , TCU - Story

Tyrann Mathieu, CB, LSU - Story

Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama - Story

Barkevious Mingo, DE/OLB, LSU - Tweet

Kevin Minter, MLB, LSU - Tweet

Sam Montgomery, DE, LSU - Tweet

Brandon Moore, DT, Texas - Story

Damontre Moore, DE, Texas A&M - Story

Alec Ogletree, MLB, Georgia - Tweet

Kyle Padron, QB, Eastern Washington - Story

Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, Tennessee - Story

Justin Pugh, OT, Syracuse - Story

Joseph Randle, RB, Oklahoma State - Story

Jordan Reed, TE, Florida - Tweet

Eric Reid, S, LSU - Story

Xavier Rhodes, CB, Florida State - Tweet

Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri - Story

Nickell Robey, CB, USC - Story

Da'Rick Rogers, WR, Tennessee Tech - Story

Logan Ryan, CB, Rutgers - Tweet

Ace Sanders, WR, South Carolina - Story

Darrington Sentimore, DL, Tennessee - Tweet

Tharold Simon, CB, LSU - Tweet

Dion Sims, TE, Michigan State - Story

Akeem Spence, DT, Illinois - Story

Kenny Stills, WR, Oklahoma - Tweet

Levine Toilolo, TE, Stanford - Story

Trabis Ward, RB, Tennessee State - Story

Spencer Ware, RB, LSU - Tweet

Menelik Watson, DL, Florida State - Story

Bjoern Werner, DE, Florida State - Tweet

Steve Williams, CB, California - Story

Marquess Wilson, WR, Washington State - Story

Brad Wing, P, LSU - Tweet

Cierre Wood, RB, Notre Dame - Story

Robert Woods, WR, Southern California - Tweet

Tom Wort, LB, Oklahoma - Story

Returning to school:

Jared Abbrederis, WR, Wisconsin - Story

Anthony Barr, LB, UCLA - Story

Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson - Tweet

Jonathan Brown, LB, Illinois - Story

Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State - Story

Aaron Colvin, CB, Oklahoma - Story

Mike Davis, WR, Texas - Story

Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State - Story

Ahmad Dixon, CB, Baylor - Tweet

Dominique Easley, DT, Florida - Tweet

Antone Exum, CB, Virginia Tech - Story

Zach Fulton, G, Tennessee - Story

Ben Gardner, DL, Stanford - Story

James Gayle, DE, Virginia Tech - Story

Ra'Shede Hageman, DT, Minnesota - Story

Victor Hampton, CB, South Carolina - Tweet

Andrew Jackson, MLB, Western Kentucky - Tweet

Ja'Wuan James, OT, Tennessee - Story

LaMarcus Joyner, S, Florida State - Tweet

Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan - Story

Zach Martin, OT, Notre Dame - Story

Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M - Story

Jordan Matthews, WR, Vanderbilt - Story

AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama - Story

Daniel McCullers, DT, Tennessee - Tweet

Trey Millard, FB, Oklahoma - Tweet

CJ Mosley, LB, Alabama - Story

Trent Murphy, LB, Stanford - Story

Aaron Murray, QB, Georgia - Tweet

Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame - Story

Silas Redd, RB, Southern California - Tweet

Bryn Renner, QB, North Carolina - Tweet

James Sims, RB, Kansas - Story

Shayne Skov, LB, Stanford - Story

Chris Smith, DE, Arkansas - Tweet

Garrison Smith, DE, Georgia - Story

Will Sutton, DT, Arizona State - Story

Kyle Van Noy, OLB, BYU - Tweet

Rumors and reports:

- Clemson QB Tajh Boyd was told he would be a "top 60" pick. (Story)

- Is Kevin Minter's college career ending where it began? (Story)

- San Jose State quarterback David Fales suggests he'll be back for his senior season. (Story)

- It's not official yet, but new Tennessee head coach Butch Jones thinks wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson is "definitely going pro." (Tweet) Quarterback Tyler Bray is also expected to enter the draft. (Story)

- Former Florida State safety Greg Reid will be in the NFL Draft. (Tweet)

- Oregon offensive lineman Kyle Long has been denied another year of eligibility and will be in the draft. (Story)

- Oklahoma safety Tony Jefferson is in no rush to decide if he'll go pro or not. (Story)

- Michigan State great Lorenzo White says that Le'Veon Bell should return to the Spartans for his senior season. (Story)

- We're not listing him as an underclassmen, but Washington State quarterback Jeff Tuel will be in the draft. He gave up trying to seek an additional year of eligibility. (Story)

- Ohio State redshirt sophomore cornerback Bradley Roby tells Tim May of the Columbus Dispatch that he hasn't made a decision yet. (Tweet)

- Wisconsin linebacker Chris Borland is getting evaluated by the NFL Draft advisory board. (Story)

- Notre Dame running back Cierre Wood is waiting to hear back from the NFL Draft advisory board before he makes his pro decision. (Story)

- The latest on Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan is that he's still unsure about going pro. (Story)

- Georgia's Kwame Geathers is flirting with the NFL Draft. (Story)

- Kyle Van Noy and Cody Hoffman of BYU are both considering skipping their senior seasons with the Cougars. (Story)

- There has been reports that North Carolina redshirt sophomore running back Giovani Bernard is going pro. (Story) Until it's fleshed out a little more, we're keeping it as a report.

- Stop me if you've heard this one before. Rutgers cornerback Logan Ryan, a junior, isn't thinking about the NFL. (Story)

- UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr has submitted his paperwork, but hasn't made a decision on whether or not he'll pro. (Story)

- Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer says that several of his top underclassmen are weighing their professional future. (Story)

- North Carolina State cornerback David Amerson may go pro. (Story) This has yet to be confirmed by Amerson, an agent or even a credible news source covering NC State.

- There is speculation that despite his injury, South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore may enter the draft. (Story)

- According to his mother, Notre Dame running back Cierre Wood is considering going pro. (Story)

- Mississippi State guard Gabe Jackson has submitted paperwork to the NFL Draft advisory committee. (Story) Logan Thomas of Virginia Tech will as well. (Link) So will Clemson's Tajh Boyd. (Story)

- With Geno Smith and Tavon Austin out of eligibility at West Virginia, wide receiver Stedman Bailey may be leaning toward the NFL Draft. (Story)

- Oklahoma State running back Joseph Randle hasn't made his decision yet. (Story)

- Georgia Tech linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu is getting evaluated by the advisory committee. (Story)

- A Miami Herald reporter suggests that Florida linebacker Jelani Jenkins could go pro. (Story)

- Southern California wide receiver Robert Woods is weighing his decisions and Marquise Lee is trying to convince him to come back. (Story)

- Florida State defensive end Bjoern Werner will wait until the end of the season before making his decision. (Story)

See a report out there we haven't listed? Let us know in the comments.

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