Big Ten Ranks Fourth For Players Picked In 2014 NFL Draft

In terms of the Power Five conferences, the Big Ten ranked fourth in regards to players selected in the 2014 NFL Draft. However, if you scrap any comparisons, the conference put up some solid numbers. It pumped 30 new players into the league, four of which went in the first round.

Below is a complete rundown of the draftees from each school, with first round selections in parentheses.

  • Ohio State – 6 draftees (2)
  • Wisconsin – 5 draftees
  • Iowa – 3 draftees
  • Michigan – 3 draftees (1)
  • Nebraska – 3 draftees
  • Penn State – 3 draftees
  • Indiana – 2 draftees
  • Minnesota – 2 draftees
  • Purdue – 2 draftees
  • Michigan State – 1 draftee (1)
  • Illinois – 0 draftees
  • Northwestern – 0 draftees