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Breaking down a decade of Penn State's NFL draft results

Breaking down a decade of Penn State's NFL draft results

Penn State's last decade of NFL drafts been dominated by middle-round picks and plenty of linemen and linebackers. Will this year chart a different course? The NFL draft begins Thursday in Chicago, and Penn State's top prospects are an offensive lineman (Donovan Smith), a tight end (Jesse James) and a defensive back (Adrian Amos). None is a projected first-rounder, though, which would mark the fifth consecutive year without one for Penn State. That would be the Lions' longest such stretch since 1964-68. Before getting to the 2015 draft, however, here's a statistical look at Penn State's last 10 drafts from 2005-14. FIRST-ROUND PICKS: 4 MOST RECENT: Jared...

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