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NFL Draft Report Dream Team: Gilbert

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Will Justin Gilbert, with more big plays and athleticism than Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard, be the first cornerback selected? Other than team general managers, has more detail on Gilbert than NFL scout Dave-Te' Thomas does in this scouting report.

Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard might have gone home the winner of the 2014 Thorpe Award, as the nation's top defensive back, but Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert will not concede the top spot on the draft pecking order for cornerbacks. While Dennard and Gilbert have excellent coverage skills and quickness, what separates the two is that the Cowboys pass defender has not only had better success... Recommended Stories

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