Why Nick Fairley's stock is dropping

Updated: April 11, 2011, 3:15 PM ET
By Adam Schefter

Adam Schefter answers reader questions in his blog every Monday and Friday. Got a query of your own? Submit it here.

Q: Nick Fairley was once in the conversation for the No. 1 pick, but now he has slipped to No. 8 in both Todd McShay and Mel Kiper's mock drafts. Are teams worried about him or are better players just projected to go in front of him?

-- Henry (Conn.)