How many players in Monday’s championship game will we see on NFL Sundays? Pete Thamel breaks down the six prospects with the best next-level potential (and gives a bonus couple RBs that we’ll definitely see in the league).
One scout estimated he’d go between 25 and 45 in the draft. A pure nose tackle, Payne’s production has been modest this season as he has just one sack. The NFL will overlook that: “Down there, those frontline guys play in waves and rotate,” said a scout. “The paper production is misleading; most teams won’t view it as a concern.”