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Tony Jefferson, Kenny Stills leaving Oklahoma for 2013 NFL Draft

Two Oklahoma underclassmen declared for the NFL Draft on Sunday.


Oklahoma Sooners safety Tony Jefferson and wide receiver Kenny Stills are leaving school for the 2013 NFL Draft, ESPN's Joe Schad reported Sunday.

Jefferson, who is 5'11 and 212 pounds, had 113 tackles, seven tackles for loss, three sacks and two interceptions as a junior in 2012 for the Sooners. Oklahoma lost, 41-13, in the Cotton Bowl on Friday to the Texas A&M Aggies. ranks him as the No. 5 draft-eligible safety in the country.

Stills had a big year for the Sooners, hauling in 75 catches for 892 yards and 11 touchdowns. The 6'1, 190-pound junior from Encinitas, Calif., grades out as ESPN's No. 14 draft-eligible receiver. He had four touchdowns, including the game-winning score with 24 seconds left, in a 50-49 thriller against the West Virginia Mountaineers on Nov. 17.

The 2013 NFL Draft begins April 25 and runs through April 27.