2009 NFL Draft - Ranking The Cornerbacks
Illinois CB Vontae Davis
Illinois CB Vontae Davis
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 Cornerbacks 

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
- 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. Malcolm Jenkins, Ohio State
2. Mike Mickens, Cincinnati
3. Victor “Macho” Harris, Virginia Tech
4. D.J. Moore, Vanderbilt (Junior)
5. Vontae Davis, Illinois (FS), (Junior)
6. DeAndre Wright, New Mexico
7. Londen Fryar, Western Michigan
8. Captain Munnerlyn, South Carolina, (Junior)
9. Patrick Robinson, Florida State (Junior)
10. Donald Washington, Ohio State (Junior)
11. Joe Burnett, UCF
12. Christopher Owens, San Jose State
13. DeAngelo Smith, Cincinnati
14. Alterraun Verner, UCLA (Junior)
15. Randy Phillips, Miami
16. Tony Carter, Florida State
17. Trevard Lindley, Kentucky (Junior)
18. Allen Langford, Wisconsin
19. Morgan Trent, Michigan
20. Lendy Holmes, Oklahoma
21. Sean Smith, Utah (FS), (Junior)
22. Jamar Wall, Texas Tech (Junior)
23. Darius Butler, Connecticut
24. Walter Thurmond, Oregon (Junior)
25. Jerrell Norton, Arkansas (Junior)