Three Tigers in Top 50 of NFL Rising List


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Pos: WR   Height: 6-2   Weight: 205   Hometown: Central, SC (D.W. Daniel HS)  
Years Played: 2010 - 2012

Former Clemson offensive weapons DeAndre HopkinsDeAndre Hopkins
Wide Receiver (2010 - 2012)
#6 6-2, 205
Central, SC

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, Andre EllingtonAndre Ellington
Running Back (2008 - 2012)
#23 5-10, 195
Moncks Corner, SC

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and Martavis BryantMartavis Bryant
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#1 6-5, 200
Calhoun Falls, SC

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were named on Wednesday to the NFLPA's Rising 50 List.

The ranked list is based on "account on-field performances during the 2014 season, fantasy league popularity, early demand from current partners and licensees and new faces in strong markets as factors for sales popularity analysis."

Hopkins was ranked #13, Ellington ranked #22 and Martavis Bryant came in at #40 overall.

An interesting side note, former 2014 first overall pick Jadeveon Clowney made the list at #38 overall.

NFLPI Rising 50 List:

1. Odell Beckham Jr.
2. Le’Veon Bell
3. Marcus Mariota
4. Antonio Brown
5. T.Y. Hilton
6. Jeremy Hill
7. Mike Evans
8. Jameis Winston
9. Randall Cobb
10. Kelvin Benjamin
11. Emmanuel Sanders
12. Alshon Jeffery
13. DeAndre Hopkins
14. Julius Thomas
15. Golden Tate
16. C.J. Anderson
(tie) Ronnie Hillman
(tie) Montee Ball
19. Blake Bortles
20. Julian Edelman
21. Giovani Bernard
22. Andre Ellington
23. Amari Cooper
24. Brandin Cooks
25. Connor Barwin
26. Bobby Wagner
27. Latavius Murray
28. Khalil Mack
29. C.J. Mosley
30. Travis Kelce
31. Melvin Gordon
32. Jordan Matthews
33. Jarvis Landry
34. Tyrann Mathieu
35. Tre Mason
36. Denard Robinson
37. Lamar Miller
38. Jadeveon Clowney
39. Mark Ingram
40. Martavis Bryant
41. Eric Decker
42. Joique Bell
43. Devonta Freeman
44. Davante Adams
45. Carlos Hyde
46. Todd Gurley
47. Bishop Sankey
48. Kiko Alonso
49. Chris Borland
50. Brock Osweiler

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