NFL Draft: Wisconsin Badgers Prospects

As the NFL Draft gets set to get underway this week, several Wisconsin Badgers are on the board. Here's where those players could be drafted (by round), and you can read up on those players with our more in-depth NFL Draft previews. Also below are notes on former Badgers who will try to catch on with NFL teams in training camp.

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Nick Nelson - Defensive Back

Projected NFL Draft Position: Day 2-3 (Third or fourth round)

Nick Nelson's short tenure with the Wisconsin Badgers was highlighted by his ability to stay with receivers and break up passing lanes. Will an injury in the pre-NFL Draft process force his stock to go down?

NFL Draft Preview: Nick Nelson
NFL Draft Preview: Nick Nelson
Nick Nelson's short tenure with the Wisconsin Badgers was highlighted by his ability to stay with receivers and break up passing lanes. Will an injury in the pre-NFL...

Troy Fumagalli - Tight End

Projected NFL Draft Position: Day 3 (Fourth or fifth round)

Wisconsin is a tight end factory, and Troy Fumagalli is regarded well enough to continue the tradition of productive former Badgers in the NFL at the position.

NFL Draft Preview: Troy Fumagalli
NFL Draft Preview: Troy Fumagalli
Wisconsin is a tight end factory, and Troy Fumagalli is regarded well enough to continue the tradition of productive former Badgers in the NFL at the position.

Leon Jacobs - Linebacker

Projected NFL Draft Position: Day 3 (Fourth or fifth round)

Edge rushers are at a premium in the NFL, and Leon Jacobs could fit the mold of a situational pass rusher for whichever team picks him up.

NFL Draft Preview: Leon Jacobs
NFL Draft Preview: Leon Jacobs
Edge rushers are at a premium in the NFL, and Leon Jacobs could fit the mold of a situational pass rusher for whichever team picks him up.

Jack Cichy - Linebacker

Projected NFL Draft Position: Day 3 (Fifth or sixth round)

Wisconsin Badgers linebacker Jack Cichy has a reputation as a playmaker on the field, but how will injuries impact his draft stock this week in the NFL Draft?

NFL Draft Preview: Jack Cichy
NFL Draft Preview: Jack Cichy
Wisconsin Badgers linebacker Jack Cichy has a reputation as a playmaker on the field, but how will injuries impact his draft stock this week in the NFL Draft?
Jack Cichy talks about getting ready for the NFL Draft
Jack Cichy talks about getting ready for the NFL Draft
Jack Cichy talks about his mindset heading into the weekend's NFL Draft and what his combine interviews were like.

Natrell Jamerson - Defensive Back

Projected NFL Draft Position: Day 3 (Sixth or seventh round)

Wisconsin defensive backs have fared well in the NFL, particularly as special teams aces. Natrell Jamerson excelled in special teams during his time with the Badgers.

NFL Draft Preview: Natrell Jamerson
NFL Draft Preview: Natrell Jamerson
Wisconsin defensive backs have fared well in the NFL, particularly as special teams aces. Natrell Jamerson excelled in special teams during his time with the Badgers.

Austin Ramesh - Fullback

Projected NFL Draft Position: Day 3 (Seventh round) or Undrafted Free Agent

When it comes to fullbacks, the Wisconsin Badgers usually offer up good ones to the NFL. This year, that man is Austin Ramesh, who should prove to be a valuable lead blocker for whichever team considers him in the NFL Draft.

NFL Draft Preview: Austin Ramesh
NFL Draft Preview: Austin Ramesh
When it comes to fullbacks, the Wisconsin Badgers usually offer up good ones to the NFL. This year, that man is Austin Ramesh, who should prove to be a valuable lead...

Alec James - Defensive Lineman

Projected NFL Draft Position: Undrafted Free Agent

Alec James could fit in with pretty much any defense in the NFL, and that versatility should serve the Wisconsin Badgers defensive lineman well in looking for a spot in the league.

NFL Draft Preview: Alec James
NFL Draft Preview: Alec James
Alec James could fit in with pretty much any defense in the NFL, and that versatility should serve the Wisconsin Badgers defensive lineman well in looking for a spot...

Conor Sheehy - Defensive Lineman

Projected NFL Draft Position: Undrafted Free Agent

Those scouting Wisconsin Badgers defensive lineman Conor Sheehy will note his toughness and willingness to do whatever his team asks of him.

NFL Draft Preview: Conor Sheehy
NFL Draft Preview: Conor Sheehy
Those scouting Wisconsin Badgers defensive lineman Conor Sheehy will note his toughness and willingness to do whatever his team asks of him.

Garret Dooley - Linebacker

Projected NFL Draft Position: Undrafted Free Agent

One of several Badgers' defensive players heading to the NFL, Garret Dooley was productive as an edge rusher for Wisconsin in 2017.

NFL Draft Preview: Garret Dooley
NFL Draft Preview: Garret Dooley
One of several Badgers' defensive players heading to the NFL, Garret Dooley was productive as an edge rusher for Wisconsin in 2017.

Other Badgers that could get looks for NFL training camps, but aren't expected to be drafted:

Joe Ferguson- Safety; Rachid Ibrahim - Running Back; Derrick Tindal - Cornerback; Lubern Figaro - Cornerback.

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