Chris ChamberlainOkie connection: From Bethany, played at Tulsa College: Tulsa Position: Defensive back (played linebacker at TU) Stats: Set school record with 165 tackles in 2007. 352 tackles (209 solo) and 12.5 sacks for minus-96 yards over his career. Ht./Wt.: 6-2, 226 Combine/pro day snapshot: 4.67 in the 40, 34.5-inch vertical Projection: Free agent Upside: Chamberlain, who played QB and defensive back at Bethany, played linebacker at Tulsa. Scouts like his size as a DB. He has great footworkand uncanny ability to make plays in space.
Tashard ChoiceOkie connection: Former OU player College: Georgia Tech Position: Running back Stats: 1,379 yards, 10 TDs. Ht./Wt.: 5-11, 215 Combine/pro day snapshot: 4.48 in the 40; 34-inch vertical Projection: Third or fourth round. Upside: Choice is the tops of a second tier of RBs (after Darren McFadden and the first-round talent). He's a good inside runner and showed that he can catch the ball during the combine. Had 341 straight carries in college without a fumble.
Derek FineOkie connection: From Sallisaw College: Kansas Position: Tight end Stats: 46 catches for 394 yards and four touchdowns in 2007 Ht./Wt.: 6-3, 245 Combine/pro day snapshot: 4.88 in the 40, 33-inch vertical Projection: 7th round or free agent Upside: Scouts say he showed excellent effort and upper body flexibility to block DEs or LBs on the run. A very good receiver who runs precise routs and doesn't drop many balls. Good effort and open-field tackling ability on special teams.
Marcus HenryOkie connection: From Lawton, played at Lawton Ike College: Kansas Position: Wide receiver Stats: 54 catches for 1,014 yards in 2007. Ht./Wt.: 6-4, 207 Combine/pro day snapshot: 4.55 in the 40, 38-inch vertical Projection: 7th round or free agent Upside: Henry (at left) has long arms, leaping ability and the timing to compete for balls at the next level. Scouts say he has the body frame to add about 10 pounds that could help him against more physical DBs in NFL.
Brandon KeithOkie connection: McAlester grad/Former OU player College: Northern Iowa Position: Offensive tackle Stats: 71 knockdowns, allowed just four sacks in 322 pass plays. Ht./Wt.: 6-4, 342 Combine/pro day snapshot: 31 reps of 225 pounds. Projection: Fourth or fifth round Upside: Stock rose during postseason all-star games, most notably the Texas vs. The Nation Games. Scouts were impressed by his quickness, considering he's pushing 350 pounds.
Felix JonesOkie connection: Tulsa Washington grad College: Arkansas Position: Running back Stats: 1,168 yards, 6 TDs. Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 207 Combine/pro day snapshot: 4.44 in the 40; 33 1/2-inch vertical Projection: First or second round Upside: Teammate Darren McFadden may be best RB in the draft, but Jones has moved into first-round consideration because of his combination of speed and power. Speculation has him going to Dallas in the first round.
Lorenzo WilliamsOkie connection: Midwest City grad College: Missouri Position: Defensive tackle Stats: 53 total tackles, six sacks Ht./Wt.: 6-1, 295 Combine/pro day snapshot: 29 reps of 225 pounds. Projection: Sixth round or later Upside: Williams didn't get a combine invitation, so he had to make an impression when the pros came to OU. A His size is a concern. From Staff Reports