Sep 21, 2013; Piscataway, NJ, USA; Rutgers Scarlet Knights wide receiver Brandon Coleman (17) makes reception against Arkansas Razorbacks cornerback Tevin Mitchel (8) during the second half at High Points Solutions Stadium. Rutgers Scarlet Knights defeated the Arkansas Razorbacks 28-24. Mandatory Credit: Jim O

2014 NFL Draft underclassmen declarations: Rutgers WR Brandon Coleman enters draft


The January 15 deadline for college football underclassmen to forgo their final seasons of eligibility to enter the 2014 NFL Draft will be here before you know it and plenty of underclassmen are jumping on the opportunity to take their talent to the pros.

The latest addition to the 2014 underclassmen class is Rutgers Scarlet Knights wide receiver Brandon Coleman.

It was announced today that Coleman will be entering the draft and the big bodied wide receiver will likely attract attention, despite an injury in spring ball that seemed to hold him back throughout the season.

Coleman, 6-foot-6, 200-pounds, is a talent that will excite plenty of NFL teams and his ability to be a big red zone threat adds to his value. During his three-year career at Rutgers, Coleman hauled in 93 catches for 1,743 yards and 19 touchdowns.

With the addition of Coleman to the list of underclassmen in this year’s draft, here is the updated list:

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