The SEC is widely regarded as the best conference in the country at getting players to the pros. The numbers prove that’s not an incorrect belief.
The SEC has had 127 players taken within the first three rounds of the past six NFL drafts (2010 onward). Not only does the conference generate elite talent, it also churns out important depth and role players who are essential to a franchise’s success.
But which SEC schools produce the most talent in the first three rounds? We ranked the schools based on their number of picks and used recent draft success as a tiebreaker.