Record 65 players enter draft early

Updated: January 19, 2012, 4:33 PM ET
Associated Press

Six players from the Allstate BCS Championship Game -- including Alabama tailback Trent Richardson and LSU cornerback Morris Claiborne -- are among college football's underclassmen declaring for the NFL draft.

They've got plenty of company.

The two All-Americans are among a record 65 players who have been declared eligible for the April draft, a field that also includes Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III and runner-up Andrew Luck as the top quarterbacks. Counting Richardson, ...

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