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Plenty of early-round options at cornerback

Morris Claiborne (Dale Zanine/USP)

Morris Claiborne and Stephon Gilmore headline a deep group of cornerbacks. There are numerous questions about Dre Kirkpatrick, Janoris Jenkins and Trumaine Johnson. Casey Hayward is a player of interest for the Vikings. NFL scout Dave-Te' Thomas breaks it down better than anyone.

Outside of defensive tackle, there might not be a deeper talent pool in this year's draft than at cornerback. While just three players are certain of first-round status, at least 10 could hear their names called during the first two days of the draft. Leading the pack, by a large margin, is Louisiana State's Morris Claiborne, with the Vikings, Tampa Bay and St. Louis expected to strongly consider... Recommended Stories

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