There is no doubt that former Georgia outside linebacker Leonard Floyd has seen a fast rise in the 2016 NFL Draft the last few days. In fact, his rise has been so rapid it may land him in the top ten.
Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reported that at least three NFL general managers have stated that they believe Floyd is a top ten pick for the draft. Many believe that he has the potential to be a superstar and a great edge pass rusher in the NFL.
Have had 3 GMs say that Georgia LB/DE Leonard Floyd will end up in the top 10 tonight. Project him as best potential right end/pass rusher
— Jason Cole (@JasonCole62) April 28, 2016
This could be huge for Floyd, who is looking to drafted at some point later on tonight. There is big potential for him and if he is taken that early, it could end up being a great thing for him and the team that picks him up.
During his career at Georgia, Leonard Floyd recorded 26.5 tackles for loss and 17 sacks. He also forced five fumbles on his career.
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