OT La’el Collins

At LSU: The 6-4, 305-pound Baton Rouge native was a four-year starter on the Tigers line, spending the last two years as LSU’s big body at left tackle.

Draft projection: First round

Position rank: No. 4

CB Jalen Collins

At LSU: An early departure, Collins rebounded in 2014 from a sophomore season in which he was benched. He flashed close coverage skills and quick feet last season.

Draft projection: Second round

Position rank: No. 9

DE Danielle Hunter

At LSU: The rangy, athletic talent led the Tigers with 13 tackles for loss last season. A two-year starter, Hunter left school early despite many encouraging him to stay.

Draft projection: Second round

Position rank: No. 7

LB Kwon Alexander

At LSU: Alexander led the Tigers in tackles last season as a junior, rolling up 90 of them, including 7.5 for a loss. The speedster developed into a smart, aggressive LB.

Draft projection: Third round

Position rank: No. 6

RB Terrence Magee

At LSU: A shifty, quick-footed runner, Magee has run for more than 1,200 yards over the last two years and could be an electric returner of kicks.

Draft projection: Fifth to sixth rounds

Position rank: No. 18

DE Jermauria Rasco

At LSU: A two-year starter, Rasco led the team in tackles last season as a senior with 4. He’s battled some injury issues during his career but was known for his high motor.

Draft projection: Undrafted

Position rank: No. 32

FB Connor Neighbors

At LSU: Neighbors surged into the starting role halfway through the 2013 season and began paving the way, with fearless blocks, for a successful Tigers running game.

Draft projection: Undrafted

Position rank: No. 10

SS Ronald Martin

At LSU: Martin started the last two years at safety, serving as a veteran leader for an LSU defensive backfield. Martin was fourth in tackles and had two picks last year.

Draft projection: Undrafted

Position rank: No. 19

RB Kenny Hilliard

At LSU: A star high school player, Hilliard had an explosive freshman season before leveling out. He had a career-high rushing performance (447 yards) last season.

Draft projection: Undrafted

Position rank: No. 40

NOTE: Projections and position rankings are from CBSSports.com.