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2011 NFL Draft Free Agents-150 Next Best-Updated

by DraftSite on Jul. 28, 2011

The draft is now over, but that does not mean that the players drafted will be the only NFL players from this year's class playing in the league. There are a number of great players still available, and every year some of those free agent draftees put together successful seasons in the NFL, and very often careers.

Here is a list of DraftSite's 10 best available rookie free agents at each position that were not picked in this year's 2011 NFL Draft, and which teams they have been said to sign with thus far (Updated-7/30/11-12:50AM est):

Quarterback
Pat Devlin QB Delaware Miami Dolphins
Scott Tolzien QB Wisconsin San Diego Chargers
Taylor Potts QB Texas Tech St. Louis Rams
Justin Roper QB Montana  
Mitch Mustain QB Southern Cal  
Mike Coughlin QB Boise State Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Josh Nesbitt QB Georgia Tech Buffalo Bills
Carson Coffman QB Kansas State  
Matt Barr QB Western Illinois  
Scott Riddle QB Elon Jacksonville Jaguars
Running Back
Derrick Locke RB Kentucky Minnesota Vikings
Noel Devine RB West Virginia Philadelphia Eagles
John Clay RB Wisconsin Pittsburgh Steelers
Nic Grigsby RB Arizona Miami Dolphins
Darren Evans RB Virginia Tech Indianapolis Colts
Vai Taua RB Nevada Buffalo Bills
Chad Spann RB Northern Illinois Indianapolis Colts
Brandon Saine RB Ohio State Green Bay Packers
Mario Fannin RB Auburn Denver Broncos
Damien Berry RB Miami Baltimore Ravens
Offensive Tackle
Ray Dominguez OT Arkansas Green Bay Packers
Byron Bell OT New Mexico

Carolina Panthers

Jarriel King OT South Carolina New York Giants
Bo Thran OT Oregon San Diego Chargers
Pete Hendrickson OT Tulane Houston Texans
Matt Murphy OT UNLV Atlanta Falcons
Cody Habben OT Washington San Diego Chargers
D.J. Young OT Michigan State Arizona Cardinals
Zach Roth OT TCU  
Laupepa Letuli OT Hawaii Dallas Cowboys
Offensive Guard
Justin Boren OG Ohio State Baltimore Ravens
Zach Hurd OG Connecticut Seattle Seahawks
Ricky Henry OG Nebraska Chicago Bears
Byron Isom OG Auburn Minnesota Vikings
Carl Johnson OG Florida New Orleans Saints
Mike Berry OG Aurburn New England Patriots
D.J. Scott OG East Carolina  
Alan Pelc OG North Carolina Oakland Raiders
Mark Wetterer OG Louisville Cincinnati Bengals
Cody Faulkner OG Indiana  
Offensive Center
Kristofer O'Dowd OC Southern Cal Arizona Cardinals
Colin Baxter OC Arizona San Diego Chargers
Ryan Bartholomew OC Syracuse Baltimore Ravens
Tim Barnes OC Missouri Baltimore Ravens
Zane Taylor OC Utah New York Jets
Jake Kirkpatrick OC TCU Indianapolis Colts
Sean Bedford OC Georgia Tech Osos de Madrid
Chase Beeler OC Stanford San Francisco 49ers
Jordan Holmes OC Oregon  
Ryan Pugh OC Auburn Carolina Panthers
Full Back
Henry Hynoski FB Pittsburgh New York Giants
Patrick DiMarco FB South Carolina San Diego Chargers
Dan Dierking FB Purdue Chicago Bears
Robert Hughes FB Notre Dame Chicago Bears
Patrick Hill FB Miami Denver Broncos
Jon Hoese FB Minnesota Green Bay Packers
Lucas Cox FB Georgia Tech Atlanta Falcons
Bryant Ward FB Oklahoma State  
Preston Dial FB Alabama Detroit Lions
Bubba Bartlett FB Carroll College Houston Texans
Tight End
Weslye Saunders TE South Carolina Pittsburgh Steelers
Zach Pianalto TE North Carolina Buffalo Bills
Collin Franklin TE Iowa State New York Jets
Charlie Gantt TE Michigan State Kansas CIty Chiefs
Schuylar Oordt TE Northern Iowa St. Louis Rams
Mike McNeill TE Nebraska Indianapolis Colts
Andre Smith TE Virginia Tech Chicago Bears
Greg Smith TE Texas Carolina Panthers
Andrew Kennedy TE Columbia  
Colin Cochart TE South Dakota State Cincinnati Bengals
Wide Receiver
Ricardo Lockette WR Fort Valley State Seattle Seahawks
Armon Binns WR Cincinnati Jacksonville Jaguars
Darvin Adams WR Auburn Carolina Panthers
Terrance Toliver WR LSU Houston Texans
Tori Gurley WR South Carolina Green Bay Packers
Dane Sanzenbacher WR Ohio State Chicago Bears
Shaky Smithson WR Utah Green Bay Packers
DeAndre Brown WR Southern Miss Philadelphia Eagles
Owen Spencer WR North Carolina State Tennessee Titans
Chris Matthews WR Kentucky Cleveland Browns
Cornerback
Kendric Burney CB North Carolina Carolina Panthers
Jerrard Tarrant CB Georgia Tech NY Giants
Josh Gatlin CB North Dakota State New Orleans Saints
Mario Butler CB Georgia Tech Dallas Cowboys
Chris Randle CB Utah State Dallas Cowboys
Talmadge Jackson III CB Oregon Baltimore Ravens
Ryan Jones CB Northwest Missouri State Chicago Bears
Kevin Rutland CB Missouri Jacksonville Jaguars
Terrance Sweeney CB Kansas State  
Loyce Means CB Houston Buffalo Bills
Safety
DeAndre McDaniel S Clemson New Orleans Saints
Joe Lefeged S Rutgers Indianapolis Colts
Jeron Johnson S Boise State Seattle Seahawks
Deunta Williams S North Carolina n/a (Injury)
Ryan Hill S Miami Minnesota Vikings
Mana Silva S Hawaii Baltimore Ravens
Will Hill S Florida Minnesota Vikings
Nate Williams S Washington Baltimore Ravens
Javes Lewis S Oregon  
Brian Lainhart S Kent State Cincinnati Bengals
Defensive End
Pierre Allen DE Nebraska Seattle Seahawks
Ryan Winterswyk DE Boise State Atlanta Falcons
Dain Taylor DE Drake  
Marc Schiechl DE Colorado School of Mines Jacksonville Jaguars
Justin Trattou DE Florida New York Giants
Tom Keiser DE Stanford  
Roberto Davis DE Northwest Missouri State  
Jonathan Freeny DE Rutgers Miami Dolphins
Alex Silvestro DE Rutgers New England Patriots
Kenny Rowe DE Oregon San Francisco 49ers
Defensive Tackle
Martin Parker DT Richmond New York Giants
Brandon Bair DT Oregon Kansas City Chiefs
Ian Williams DT Notre Dame San Francisco 49ers
Blaine Sumner DT Colorado School of Mines  
Dexter Larimore DT Ohio State New Orleans Saints
Ted Laurent DT Mississippi  
Ollie Ogbu DT Penn State Indianapolis Colts
Mike Blanc DT Auburn San Diego Chargers
Cornell Banks DT Fresno State Baltimore Ravens
Anthony Gray DT Southern Miss Pittsburgh Steelers
Outside Linebacker
Mark Herzlich OLB Boston College New York Giants
Michael Morgan OLB Southern Cal Seattle Seahawks
Quentin Davie OLB Northwestern Detroit Lions
Wayne Daniels OLB TCU New York Jets
Jeremiha Hunter OLB Iowa New Orleans Saints
Anthony Leon OLB Arkansas Baltimore Ravens
Derek Domino OLB South Dakota State Denver Broncos
Adrian Moten OLB Maryland Indianapolis Colts
Brandon Peguese OLB Hampton Philadelphia Eagles
Travis Brisco OLB Urbana  
Inside Linebacker
Matt Berning ILB Central Michigan New York Jets
Josh Bynes ILB Auburn Baltimore Ravens
Alex Wujciak ILB Maryland Cleveland Browns
Nick Bellore ILB Central Michigan New York Jets
Derrell Smith ILB Syracuse Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Cobrani Mixon ILB Kent State Detroit Lions
Eric Gordon ILB Michigan State Jacksonville Jaguars
Orie Lemon ILB Oklahoma State Dallas Cowboys
Spencer Paysinger ILB Oregon New York Giants
Mario Harvey ILB Marshall Pittsburgh Steelers
Kicker
Kai Forbath PK UCLA  
Dan Bailey PK Oklahoma State Dallas Cowboys
Thomas Weber PK Arizona State Cincinnati Bengals
Adi Kunalic PK Nebraska Carolina Panthers
Chris Hazley PK Virginia Tech Buffalo Bills
Josh Jasper PK Kentucky Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Nate Whitaker PK Stanford Minnesota Vikings
Kyle Brotzman PK Boise State Utah Blaze (AFL)
Collin Wagner PK Penn State  
Scott Blair PK Georgia Tech  
Punter
Chas Henry PT Florida Philadelphia Eagles
Ryan Donahue PT Iowa Detroit Lions
Anthony Santella PT Illinois  
Trevor Hankins PT Arizona State  
Dan Hutchins PT Pittsburgh  
Reid Forrest PT Washington State Buffalo Bills
Rob Long PT Syracuse  
Spencer Lanning PT South Carolina Chicago Bears
Derrek Epperson PT Baylor Arizona Cardinals
Keenyn Crier PT Arizona