Mock Draft: Gamecocks From 2000-14

By Rixon Lane

The NFL Draft is creeping closer and mock drafts are beginning to pop up like dandelions. 

Analysts are predicting which players will fall on the big boards and which players might be able to sneak into the first round. 

Here's a mock draft with a slightly different twist: if you were building a college football program from scratch, which Gamecock from the last 15 years would you pick? Here's our order: 

Round One:

  1. Jadeveon Clowney
  2. Troy Williamson
  3. Stephon Gilmore
  4. Dunta Robinson
  5. Connor Shaw
  6. A.J. Cann
  7. Melvin Ingram
  8. Jonhanthan Joseph 
  9. Kalimba Edwards
  10. Kelcy Quarles
  11. Sidney Rice
  12. Alshon Jefery
  13. J.T. Surratt
  14. D.J. Swearinger
  15. Sheldon Brown
  16. Marcus Lattimore
  17. Andre Goodman
  18. Willie Offord
  19. Darian Stewart
  20. Lemuel Jeanpierre
  21. Chris Culliver
  22. Jared Cook
  23. Brandon Shell
  24. Travelle Wharton
  25. Victor Hampton
  26. Ace Sanders
  27. Ko Simpson
  28. Bruce Ellington
  29. Fred Bennett
  30. Eric Norwood
  31. Devin Taylor
  32. Ronald Patrick

 

Round Two: 

  1. Kenny McKinley
  2. Rokevious Watkins
  3. Jasper Brinkley
  4. Jimmy Legree
  5. Jamon Meredith
  6. Chaz Sutton
  7. Langston Moore
  8. Mike Davis
  9. Rory Anderson
  10. Corey Jenkins
  11. Deandre Eiland
  12. DeVonte Holloman
  13. Clifton Geathers
  14. Patrick DiMarco
  15. John Stamper
  16. Pharoh Cooper
  17. Sharrod Golightly
  18. Captain Munnerlyn
  19. Rodriques Wilson
  20. Andrew Pinnock
  21. Cliff Matthews
  22. Stoney Woodson
  23. Cory Boyd
  24. Derek Watson
  25. Darrell Shropshire
  26. Antonio Allen
  27. Stephen Garcia
  28. Elliott Fry
  29. Travian Robertson
  30. T.J. Johnson
  31. Justice Cunningham
  32. Ryan Succop

 

How'd we do? Who do you feel is too low or to high?