25 Pac-12 players entering NFL draft early


While a number of big-name players opted to stick around for another year of Pac-12, most notably Oregon QB Marcus Mariota, UCLA QB Brett Hundley and Oregon State QB Sean Mannion, the conference was hit hard by early defections.

Here's the complete list of Pac-12 players who entered the NFL draft despite remaining eligibility.

Ka'Deem Carey, RB, Arizona

Carl Bradford, LB, Arizona State

Brendan Bigelow, RB, California

Richard Rodgers, TE, California

Khairi Fortt, LB, California

Kameron Jackson, CB, California

Viliami Moala, DT, California

Paul Richardson, WR, Colorado

De'Anthony Thomas, RB/WR, Oregon

Colt Lyerla, TE, Oregon (was kicked off the team in October)

Terrance Mitchell, CB, Oregon

Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State

Scott Crichton, DE, Oregon State

David Yankey, OG, Stanford

Cameron Fleming, OT, Stanford

Ed Reynolds, S, Stanford

Xavier Su'a-Filo, OG, UCLA

Dion Bailey, LB, USC

Marqise Lee, WR, USC

George Uko, DT, USC

Marcus Martin, C, USC

Xavier Grimble, TE, USC

Jake Murphy, TE, Utah

Bishop Sankey, RB, Washington

Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE, Washington