2009 NFL Draft - Ranking The Centers
California C Alex Mack
California C Alex Mack
Posted Apr 28, 2008

CFN ranks the top 25 prospects for the 2009 NFL Draft. Who are the players to watch out for this season?

2009 NFL Draft Position Rankings

The Centers 

Rankings of the 2009 Top Prospects
- Possible 1st Rounders
- Possible 2nd Rounders

- Possible 3rd Rounders
- Possible 4th Rounders
- Possible 5th Rounders

- Possible 6th Rounders
- Possible 7th Rounders & Free Agents
- Running Backs
Wide Receivers
- Tight Ends
- Offensive Tackles 
- Offensive Guards

- Defensive Ends
- Defensive Tackles 
- Outside LBs
- Inside LBs
Free Safeties
- Strong Safeties
- Cornerbacks
- Punters & Kickers 

Going into the 2008 season, here are the top prospects to watch out for. For now, only FBS/D-I players who'll be eligible for the 2009 NFL Draft are listed. The player analysis will come later this summer. Remember, this isn't a ranking of the best college players. Yes, there sometimes is a difference between being a good pro prospect and a productive college football star.

1. Alex Mack, California
2. Jonathan Luigs, Arkansas
3. Jim Cordle, Ohio State (Junior)
4. Antoine Caldwell, Alabama
5. Josh McNeil, Tennessee (Junior)
6. Justin Boren, Ohio State (Junior)
7. Eric Wood, Louisville
8. Jon Cooper, Oklahoma
9. A.Q Shipley, Penn State
10. Rafael Eubanks, Iowa (Junior)
11. Kenny Alfred, Washington State (Junior)
12. Robby Felix, UTEP
13. David Washington, Oklahoma State
14. Thomas Austin, Clemson (Junior)
15. Chris Hall, Texas (Junior)
16. Dominic Green, Nevada
17. Brett Helms, LSU
18. Juan Garcia, Washington
19. Alex Derenthal, Temple
20. Blake Kerley, Arizona (Junior)
21. Joel Nitchman, Michigan State (Junior)
22. Blake Schlueter, TCU
23. Ryan McDonald, Illinois
24. A.J. Trump, Miami (Junior)
25. J.D. Walton, Baylor (Junior)