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NFL draft: UCLA players – who may get drafted and when

Here’s a look at the Bruins who might be selected this week in the NFL draft, when they might be chosen, and what the experts are saying.

With the 2020 NFL draft just days away, here’s a quick look at the UCLA players who might be selected this week in the NFL draft:

Darnay Holmes

Position: Cornerback

Year: Junior

Size: 5-foot-10, 198 pounds

Possible round: 3rd to 4th

What they’re saying: “Short, strong cornerback with good aggression but troubling tape in terms of staying connected to routes. Tight hips and a lack of coverage instincts are a challenging combination for a cornerback who can be over-responsive to route movements.” — NFL.com analyst Lance Zierlein

Devin Asiasi

Position: Tight end

Year: Redshirt junior

Size: 6-foot-3, 260 pounds

Possible round: 4th

What they’re saying: “He needs to work on eliminating bad weight and improving his technique as an in-line blocker, but his athleticism and speed really stand out in space. He’s a threat in the seam and with deep corners and over routes in a play-action based attack.” — NFL.com analyst Lance Zierlein

Joshua Kelley

Position: Running back

Year: Redshirt senior

Size: 5-foot-11, 219 pounds

Possible round: 5th

What they’re saying: “Physical, downhill runner best-suited for gap-scheme rushing attack. On most carries, it feels like Kelley is playing a game of chicken against defenders when he ducks his head and hits the accelerator into contact. He’s going to create some yardage after contact and break tackles here and there, but he tends to become a tackle magnet who is not able to make tacklers miss.” — NFL.com analyst Lance Zierlein

JJ Molson

Position: Kicker

Year: Senior

Size: 5-foot-11, 182 pounds

Possible round: Undrafted free agent

What they’re saying: “The Canadian-born kicker was heralded coming into UCLA, but has failed to kick with consistent accuracy from intermediate or from distance. Molson has above-average ability to bang home touchbacks and is talented making programmed or off-schedule onside kicks.”  — NFL.com analyst Lance Zierlein

Boss Tagaloa

Position: Center

Year: Senior

Size: 6-foot-1, 312 pounds

Possible round: Undrafted free agent

Krys Barnes

Position: Linebacker

Year: Senior

Size: 6-foot-1, 235 pounds

Possible round: Undrafted free agent

Josh Woods

Position: Linebacker

Year: Redshirt senior

Size: 6-foot-2, 234 pounds

Possible round: Undrafted free agent

Lokeni Toailoa

Position: Linebacker

Year: Senior

Size: 6-foot-1, 256 pounds

Possible round: Undrafted free agent

Keisean Lucier-South

Position: Linebacker

Year: Redshirt senior

Size: 6-foot-4, 235 pounds

Possible round: Undrafted free agent