NFL releases list of underclassmen eligible for 2022

January 21, 2022

NFL releases list of underclassmen eligible for 2022 … Pretty much right on schedule, the NFL has released official list of underclassmen eligible for the 2022 draft. In total, 73 juniors and redshirt sophomores were granted special eligibility for this year’s draft, while another 27 who have remaining eligibility, but have already graduated will also be available to be selected.  Here is the full list as released by the NFL. As we have been reporting over the past couple of weeks, though, those numbers are way down from recent years. Last year, for example, 98 juniors and redshirt sophomores were granted special eligibility, while the all-time high figure was registered in 2018 at 106.