Players to Watch: 2016 NFL Draft


Jalen Ramsey | Florida State | CB

Height: 6-1 Weight: 204

Twitter: @TheJalenRamsey

Instagram: jalenramsey

 With the Cowboys will most likely look to address their defensive backs in the upcoming draft. Jalen Ramsey from Florida State might just be the guy they are looking for. Ramsey is an interesting cornerback due to his bigger size but still has the ability to cover with length.

He lays out his goal pretty clearly in his twitter bio, “Just a kid doing all he can to accomplish his dreams…” If he does get drafted by the Cowboys he will be no stranger to AT&T Stadium, after competing here in the all star football challenge, you can see him here on his Instagram.



Glenn Gronkowski | Kansas State| FB

Height: 6-2 Weight: 238

Twitter: @ggronko

Instagram: no instagram

If you follow the NFL you have probably heard the name Gronkowski, Glenn is the younger brother of Patriot’s tight end, Rob Gronkowski. Glenn showed a flash at the senior bowl that increased his draft hype. He showed some receiving ability and proved just how athletic he can be for the fullback position.

He is not extremely active on social media but he did post a picture of him and his four brothers who supported him at the Senior Bowl.


Connor Cook | Michigan State | QB

Height: 6-4 Weight: 218

Twitter: @Connor_Cook03

Instagram: c_cook18

Connor Cook is another quarterback that has been hyped up around this draft. Out of all of the draft prospects he has the most pro-style experience. After deciding to stay for his senior year he led his team to the semi-finals of the College Football Playoff.

Connor Cook has played in AT&T Stadium multiple times during his college career. Including, winning a Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic.


Author: Taylor Stern

Taylor Stern

Native New Mexican, Taylor works as the Cowboys’ Social Media Coordinator. When she’s not running around tweeting pictures of the team she can be found on her couch watching college football, wasting time on Pinterest or eating at Chuy’s.

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