Oakland has been connected to former Florida Gators defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd leading up to the draft, however the Raiders’ interest in Floyd could simply be simply a smokescreen Mut 23 Coins. In SB Nation’s most recent mock draft, the Raiders are expected to select Floyd and Hayden is predicted to be picked by New England Patriots with the No. 29 pick.
Dee Milliner is regarded as the best cornerback that is available in the 2013 draft class, but concerns over recent surgeries somewhat lowered Milliner’s draft standings during the past week. Milliner insists that he’s prepared for training camp and pledges to aggressively rehab his shoulder in the event of being selected.
Milliner’s stock dropped, but while it was dragged down but Hayden’s stock seemed to be increasing. The Sports Illustrated’s Peter King noted that Hayden might be the most popular cornerback in the draft.
Hayden could be seen as a possibility at the number. 3 overall. Its reporter Dan Kadar ranked the top 200 prospects this year’s draft class, and also ranked Hayden as the number. 76 prospect available — and rated him the 10th-best cornerback on the market.
If the Raiders believe they have the top cornerback in the draft — as King suggests — then it’s possible that they’ll select him with the 3rd. 3 overall pick. Oakland is well-served to make a trade during the first round however, and gain extra picks Buy Madden nfl 23 Coins, since Hayden is likely to be available in the second part of the 10th spot -, if not the top 15 or 20 spots.