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Top Prospects For 2012 NFL Draft

By: Mike Vukovcan
(Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

(Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

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The NFL Draft is just a few days old, but, it’s already time to starting looking forward to the 2012 NFL Draft.

Here’s a look at the CBSSports.com’s Top 32 players for 2012.

CBSSports.com NFL writer Pete Prisco rates his Top 32 players for next season.

1) Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford (Jr.)
2) Quinton Coples, DE, North Carolina
3) Matt Kalil, OT, USC
4) Alshon Jeffery, WR, South Carolina (Jr.)
5) Jonathan Martin, OT, Stanford (Jr.)
6) Cliff Harris, CB, Oregon (Jr.)
7) Jerel Worthy, DT, Michigan State (Jr.)
8) Justin Blackmon, WR, Oklahoma State
9) Donte Paige-Moss, OLB, North Carolina (Jr.)
10) Matt Barkley, QB, USC (Jr.)
11) Alfonzo Dennard, CB, Nebraska
12) Brandon Jenkins, DE/OLB, Florida State (Jr.)
13) Landry Jones, QB, Oklahoma (Jr.)
14) Jared Crick, DE, Nebraska
15) Matt Reynolds, OT, BYU
16) Dre Kirkpatrick, CB, Alabama, (Jr.)
17) Nate Potter, OT, Boise State
18) Vontaze Burfict, ILB, Arizona State (Jr.)
19) Riley Reiff, OT, Iowa (Jr.)
20) Courtney Upshaw, LB, Alabama
21) Ray-Ray Armstrong, S, Miami, Fla. (Jr.)
22) Zach Brown, OLB, North Carolina
23) Mike Adams, OT, Ohio State
24) Greg Reid, CB, Florida State (Jr.)
25) Mark Barron, S, Alabama
26) Ryan Lindley, QB, San Diego State
27) Devin Taylor, DE, South Carolina (Jr.)
28) Trent Richardson, RB, Alabama (Jr.)
29) Kirk Cousins, QB, Michigan State
30) Andre Branch, DE, Clemson
31) Luke Kuechly, ILB, Boston College (Jr.)
32) Chase Minnifield, CB, Virginia

Just Missed: Ryan Broles, WR, Oklahoma; Bruce Irvin, DE, West Virginia; LaMichael James, RB, Oregon; Travis Lewis, OLB, Oklahoma; Michael Egnew, TE, Missouri; Nick Foles, QB, Arizona; Ryan Tannehill, QB, Texas A&M; Stephon Gilmore, CB, South Carolina; Bobby Massie, OT, Mississippi; Mike Brewster, C, Ohio State; Chris Galippo, ILB, USC; Cyrus Gray, RB, Texas A&M; Marcus Forston, DT, Miami, Fla.; Brandon Lindsey, DE, Pitt; Billy Winn, DT, Boise State; John Simon, DT, Ohio State; Jeff Fuller, WR, Texas A&M;

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