Preview: Top 2014 Senior Safeties To Eye

By PFC Draft Lead Philip Arnold (@PhilipArnold20)

Look into the top 2014 NFL Draft Senior Safety prospects. Keep an eye on these guys senior seasons’ this year as they could be some of the top 2014 NFL Draft prospects come this time next year. An official ranking will be coming soon but these are the senior Safety to keep an eye on during the 2013-14 College Football Season.

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  • LaMarcus Joyner Florida State; 51 Tackles, 1.5 TFL, 1 INT, 5 PBU. Started all 14 games at Strong Safety for the Seminoles in 2012. Was apart of one of the statistical best secondaries in CFB. 5-8 195 lbs.
  • Craig Loston LSU; 55 Tackles, 3 TFL, 3 INT, 1 PBU. Second Team All-SEC selection in 2012. Started all 13 games at Strong Safety in 2012 for the Tigers. 6-2 205 lbs.
  • Hakeem Smith Louisville; 73 Tackles, 2.5 TFL, 7 PBU, 1 FF. Second Team All-Big East selection in 2012. Started all 13 games at Strong Safety for the Cardinals in 2012. 6-1 187 lbs.
  • Ahmad Dixon Baylor; 102 Tackles, 5.5 TFL, 1 Sack, 2 INT, 3 PBU, 2 QBH. Honorable Mention All-Big 12 selection in 2012. Started all 13 games at Strong Safety for the Bears in 2012 and has 26 consecutive starts. 6-0 205 lbs.
  • Ty Zimmerman Kansas State; 50 Tackles, 3 TFL, 5 INT, 2 PBU. Third Team All-American and First Team All-Big 12 selection in 2012. His ten career interceptions as a part of the Wildcats secondary ranks him seventh in school history. 6-1 203 lbs.
  • Isaiah Johnson Georgia Tech; 87 Tackles, 4.5 TFL, 1 Sack, 1 INT, 1 PBU, 1 QBH, 1 FF. Led the Yellow Jacket’s defense in tackles during 2012. 6-2 208 lbs.
  • C.J. Barnett Ohio State; 56 Tackles, 2.5 TFL, 2 INT, 6 PBU. Honorable Mention All-Big 10 selection in 2012. 6-1 203 lbs
  • Nickoe Whitley Mississippi State; 88 Tackles, 3.5 TFL, 3 INT, 1 FF. 6-1 205 lbs.
  • Isaiah Lewis Michigan State; 80 Tackles, 1.5 TFL, 2 INT, 6 PBU. Honorable Mention All-Big 10 selection in 2012. Has 27 consecutive starts for the Spartans as a Strong Safety. 5-10 210 lbs.
  • Brian Blechen Utah; 58 Tackles, 3.5 TFL, 1 INT, 5 PBU, 1 FF. Honorable Mention All-PAC 12 selection in 2012 and was also a first team All-Academic PAC 12 selection. Started in nine games at Strong Safety. 6-2 225 lbs.
  • Kenny Ladler Vanderbilt; 90 Tackles, 3.5 TFL, 1 Sack, 2 INT, 1 PBU, 1 FF. Led the Commodores defense in tackles during 2012. Started all 12 games at Free Safety. 6-0 205 lbs.
  • Dezmen Southward Wisconsin; 69 Tackles, 8 TFL, 1 INT, 4 PBU, 1 FF. Honorable Mention All-Big 10 selection in 2012. 6-2 214 lbs.
  • Deone Bucannon Washington State; 106 Tackles, 2.5 TFL, 1 Sack, 4 INT, 4 PBU, 1 FF. Second Team All-PAC 12 selection in 2012. Led the Cougars defense in tackles and INT in 2012. Three time team captain. 6-1 198 lbs.
  • Sean Parker Washington; 77 Tackles, 3.5 TFL, 2 INT, 4 PBU, 2 FF. Honorable Mention All-Big 12 selection in 2012. Started all 13 games at Strong Safety in 2012. Was also a team captain for the Huskies in 2012. 5-10 190 lbs.
  • Tre Boston North Carolina; 86 Tackles, 1 TFL, 4 INT, 6 PBU. Honorable Mention All-ACC selection in 2012. Strong Safety in 2012 6-1 190 lbs.
  • Daytawion Lowe Oklahoma State; 76 Tackles, 3 TFL, 1 Sack, 2 INT, 4 PBU, 1 FF. Started all 13 games at Free Safety in 2012 and has 26 consecutive starts for the Cowboys. Led the defense in tackles. 5-11 205 lbs.
  • Jaylen Watkins Florida; 39 Tackles, 1 TFL, 3 INT, 8 PBU. 5-11 182 lbs.
  • Jemea Thomas Georgia Tech; 86 Tackles, 3 TFL, 4 INT, 6 PBU. Second Team All-ACC selection in 2012. Started all 14 games at Free Safety for the Yellow Jackets in 2012. Also led the team in INT during 2012. 5-10 195 lbs.
  • Avery Patterson Oregon; 44 Tackles, 1.5 TFL, 3 INT, 6 PBU. 5-10 185 lbs.
  • Alden Darby Arizona State; 80 Tackles, 5.5 TFL, 2 Sacks, 3 INT, 4 PBU, 1 FF. Second Team All-PAC 12 selection. Started all 13 games at Strong Safety for the Sun Devils. 5-11 192 lbs.
  • Marquis Flowers Arizona; 100 Tackles, 13 TFL, 5.5 Sacks, 3 INT, 3 PBU, 3 FF. Has experience starting at both OLB and safety positions. Led the Arizona defense in TFL. 6-3 229 lbs.
  • Demetruce McNeal Auburn; 90 Tackles, 7 TFL, 1 Sack, 4 PBU, 1 FF. Two year starter at Free Safety for the Tigers. 6-2 194 lbs.
  • Christian Bryant Ohio State; 70 Tackles, 1 TFL, 1 INT, 12 PBU, 2 FF. Second Team All-Big 10 selection in 2012. Strong Safety for the Buckeyes. 5-10 192 lbs.
  • Marco Nelson Tulsa; 80 Tackles, 3 TFL, 1 INT, 5 PBU, 1 FF. Second Team All-Conference USA selection in 2012. Free Safety for Hurricanes in 2012. 6-0 190 lbs.
  • Tanner Miller Iowa; 69 Tackles, 3 TFL, 3 INT, 3 PBU, 1 FF. 6-1 201 lbs.