Originally created 04/21/01

How area players have fared in NFL draft



How some of the Augusta area's top players fared in the NFL draft:

Name - high school - position round year team

Chip Banks - Laney - LB First round 1982 Cleveland

Barney Chavous - New Ellenton - DL Second round 1972 Denver

Corey Chavous - Silver Bluff - defensive back Second round 1998 Arizona

Robert Edwards - Washington County - running back First round 1998 New England

Deon Grant - Josey - defensive back Second round 2000 Carolina

Ray Guy - Thomson - punter First round 1973 Oakland

Garrison Hearst - Lincolnton - running back First round 1993 Arizona

LeRoy Irvin - Glenn Hills - defensive back Third round 1980 L.A. Rams

Michael Dean Perry South Aiken - defensive lineman Second round 1988 Cleveland

William Perry - Aiken - defensive lineman First round 1985 Chicago

John Small - Richmond Academy - defensive lineman First round 1970 Atlanta

Takeo Spikes - Washington County - linebacker First round 1998 Cincinnati

Charlie Waters - North Augusta - defensive back Third round 1970 Dallas