The Florida Gator's speed and disruptive play-making have him ranked the No. 1 defensive tackle at both the 4-3 and 3-4 defensive schemes in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Bob McGinn's poll of 10 scouts, getting five first-place votes in each scheme.
Floyd's versatility is evident in his game tape, however not everyone is convinced he's a stud worthy of a top selection.
As with almost every draft pick this season, every scout and talent evaluator will differ greatly on how they value each player and each position. Floyd could be the first defensive tackle off the board in the top five. He could also fall out of the top 10 as a run on offensive tackles at the top is expected.
Some other draft notes from Sport's Illustrated's Peter King's Monday Morning Quarterback on what he is hearing from around the league:
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»Offensive tackle Kyle Long's name hasn't been bandied about much in recent weeks, unless it was a discussion about depth at the position in this draft. However, one scout told King he believed Long's versatility to play both the tackle and guard spots will push him into the first round.