Georgia Bulldogs defensive stars Nakobe Dean, Travon Walker, Lewis Cine declare for NFL draft
Georgia will be without three of its defensive stars, including its top two tacklers, when it tries to defend its national championship in 2022.
Junior linebacker Nakobe Dean, junior defensive lineman Travon Walker and junior safety Lewis Cine all declared for the NFL draft on Friday.
Additionally, junior running back Zamir White and junior receiver George Pickens also announced their intentions to enter the draft. Senior running back James Cook announced earlier this week that he is leaving with one season of eligibility remaining.
Dean is the No. 8 overall player and top linebacker in the 2022 draft, according to ESPN's Todd McShay. He was second on the Bulldogs in tackles (72) and sacks (six) last season and also had two interceptions.
Walker is the No. 14 overall …
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