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2021 NFL draft sleepers: Mel Kiper, Todd McShay make picks, plus Big Ten prospects to watch, risers, more

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How an 8-year-old inspired Najee Harris' 5-TD performance vs. Ole Miss (6:02)

Tom Rinaldi details how a phone call last week between Nick Saban and 8-year-old Alabama fan Braxton Weidman, who was recently told he has a brain tumor, helped inspire Najee Harris' 5-TD performance. (6:02)

What do we know a few weeks into the 2020 college football season? Clemson and Alabama are great. The Big 12 is not. Trevor Lawrence looks like the clear No. 1 prospect for the 2021 NFL draft, but the quarterbacks behind him are still jumbled. And now, with the Big Ten officially kicking off its season this weekend, we can get a closer look at a whole conference's worth of top prospects.

NFL draft analysts Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay give their first-round sleepers for April's draft, pick six Big Ten prospects to watch, then run through prospects who are rising and under-the-radar players you should know.

Potential first-round sleepers for the 2021 NFL draft

These are the prospects who are trending toward first-round grades:

Najee Harris, RB, Alabama