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The Draft Dropoff

Marc Tyler (US Presswire)

With just two players taken through the first three rounds of the NFL Draft, it's clear this year is quite the dropoff from the Trojans' typical draft success.

Nearly a dozen Trojans hopeful of getting drafted are keeping their phones close to them this weekend. For two, the nerves have calmed after being selected in the first round. Matt Kalil (4th overall to the Minnesota Vikings) and Nick Perry (28th overall to the Green Bay Packers) can breathe easy. But their teammates can barely breathe in anticipation. The process is painstaking. It's something... Recommended Stories

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