Record Underclassmen Enter NFL Draft


0  Updated at 11:44 am, January 19th, 2014 By: ABC Digital
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Doug Pensinger/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A record 98 underclassmen have made themselves eligible for the NFL draft in May.

The NFL released the list of early entrants on Sunday, which include Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel and South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.

The draft has seen a rise in underclassmen declaring in the last three years, last year 73 underclassmen entered. 

The NFL draft takes place in New York City from May 8-10.

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