Alabama DT Da’Ron Payne, Stanford CB Quenton Meeks declare for 2018 NFL Draft, Clemson OT Mitch Hyatt, USC ILB Cameron Smith, Kentucky S Mike Edwards to return in 2018

We have news on 5 underclassmen, with 2 of them declaring for the 2018 NFL Draft, those being, Alabama DT DaRon Payne, and Stanford CB Quenton Meeks, while the following 3 are heading back to school in 2018, Clemson OT Mitch Hyatt, USC ILB Cameron Smith, and Kentucky S Mike Edwards.

Payne, and Meeks bring the total number of underclassmen declaring up to 103.

QB Josh Allen, Wyoming
QB Tanner Lee, Nebraska
QB Josh Rosen, UCLA
QB Sam Darnold, USC
QB Lamar Jackson, Louisville
RB Mark Walton Jr., Miami(Fla.)
RB John Kelly, Tennessee
RB Saquon Barkley, Penn State
RB Ryan Nall, Oregon State
RB Ronald Jones II, USC
RB Kerryon Johnson, Auburn
RB Kamryn Pettway, Auburn
RB Josh Adams, Notre Dame
RB Derrius Guice, LSU
RB Bo Scarbrough, Alabama
WR Richie James, Middle Tennessee
WR Quadree Henderson, Pittsburgh
WR Antonio Callaway, Florida
WR D.J. Moore, Maryland
WR Courtland Sutton, SMU
WR Simmie Cobbs Jr., Indiana
WR Keke Coutee, Texas Tech
WR Trey Quinn, SMU
WR Korey Robertson, Southern Miss
WR Byron Pringle, Kansas State
WR Christian Kirk, Texas A&M
WR Jordan Lasley, UCLA
WR Equanimeous St. Brown, Notre Dame
WR Auden Tate, Florida State
WR TreQuan Smith, Central Florida
WR Ray-Ray McCloud, Clemson
WR Deontay Burnett, USC
WR Calvin Ridley, Alabama
WR Deon Cain, Clemson
TE Hayden Hurst, South Carolina
TE Dalton Schultz, Stanford
TE Ryan Izzo, Florida State
TE Mark Andrews, Oklahoma
TE Jordan Akins, Central Florida
TE Austin Roberts, UCLA
C James Daniels, Iowa
OG Taylor Hearn, Clemson
OG Quenton Nelson, Notre Dame
OG Sam Jones, Arizona State
OT Connor Williams, Texas
OT Brian ONeill, Pittsburgh
OT Maea Teuhema, SE Louisiana (ex-LSU)
OT Nick Gates, Nebraska
OT Kolton Miller, UCLA
OT Orlando Brown, Oklahoma
OT Geron Christian, Louisville
OT Martinas Rankin, Mississippi State
OT Toby Weathersby, LSU
DE Sam Hubbard, Ohio State
DE Breeland Speaks, Ole Miss
DE Olasunkanmi Adeniyi, Toledo
DE Hercules Mataafa, Washington State
DE JoJo Wicker, Arizona State
DE Jeff Holland, Auburn
DE Arden Key, LSU
DE Dorance Armstrong Jr, Kansas
DT Taven Bryan, Florida
DT Vita Vea, Washington
DT Harrison Phillips, Stanford
DT Tim Settle, Virginia Tech
DT Kahlil McKenzie, Tennessee
DT Kendrick Norton, Miami(Fla.)
DT RJ McIntosh, Miami(Fla.)
DT Du’Vonta Lampkin, Oklahoma
DT Larry Tharpe Jr, Arizona
DT DaRon Payne, Alabama
OLB Leighton Vander Esch, Boise State
OLB Josh Sweat, Florida State
OLB Christian Sam, Arizona State
OLB Jerome Baker, Ohio State
OLB Tremaine Edmunds, Virginia Tech
ILB Frank Ginda, San Jose State
ILB Andre Smith, North Carolina
ILB Malik Jefferson, Texas
CB Holton Hill, Texas
CB JC Jackson, Maryland
CB Isaiah Oliver, Colorado
CB Jaire Alexander, Louisville
CB Denzel Ward, Ohio State
CB Nick Nelson, Wisconsin
CB D.J. Reed, Kansas State
CB Joshua Jackson, Iowa
CB Carlton Davis, Auburn
CB Tarvarus McFadden, Florida State
CB Mike Hughes, Central Florida
CB Kevin Toliver II, LSU
CB Donte Jackson, LSU
CB Quenton Meeks, Stanford
S Deshon Elliott, Texas
S Derwin James, Florida State
S Jordan Whitehead, Pittsburgh
S Jessie Bates, Wake Forest
S Van Smith, Clemson
S Justin Reid, Stanford
S Terrell Edmunds, Virginia Tech
DB Rashaan Gaulden, Tennessee
PK Eddy Piniero, Florida
P Michael Dickson, Texas

While Hyatt, Smith, and Edwards bring the total number of notable underclassmen set to return up to 48 players.

QB Clayton Thorson, Northwestern
QB Nick Fitzgerald, Mississippi State
QB Jake Browning, Washington
QB Will Grier, West Virginia
QB Wilton Speight, Michigan
QB Jarrett Stdham, Auburn
QB Ryan Finley, N.C. State
QB Kelly Bryant, Clemson
QB Drew Lock, Missouri
RB L.J. Scott, Michigan State
RB Terence Williams, Baylor
RB Mike Weber, Ohio State
RB Damien Harris, Alabama
WR David Stills, West Virginia
WR Van Jefferson, Ole Miss
WR Hunter Renfrow, Clemson
WR Stanley Morgan, Nebraska
WR Deebo Samuel, South Carolina
TE C.J. Conrad, Kentucky
OG Beau Benzschawel, Wisconsin
OT Yodney Cajuste, West Virginia
OT Dalton Risner, Kansas State
OT David Edwards, Wisconsin
OT Trey Adams, Washington
OT Kaleb McGary, Washington
OT Mitch Hyatt, Clemson
DE Jonathan Ledbetter, Georgia
DE Jalen Jelks, Oregon
DE Byron Cowart, Auburbn
DE Chase Winovich, Michigan
DE Cece Jefferson, Florida
DE Zach Allen, Boston College
DT Greg Gaines, Washington
DT Dontavius Russell, Auburn
DT Trenton Thompson, Georgia
DT Kingsley Keke, Texas A&M
DT Darian Roseboro, N.C. State
DT Terry Beckner Jr, Missouri
DT Demarcus Christmas, Florida State
OLB Porter Gustin, USC
ILB T.J. Edwards, Wisconsin
ILB Cameron Smith, USC
CB Michael Jackson, Miami(Fla.)
CB/S Juan Thornhill, Virginia
S Jaquan Johnson, Miami(Fla.)
S Drue Tranquill, Notre Dame
S JoJo McIntosh, Washington
S Mike Edwards, Kentucky