Ranking the 2024 NFL Draft Picks by NCAA Football Conference

    The 2024 NFL Draft will see 257 athletes find a new home at the professional level, but which conferences were the most prolific at producing next-level talent?

    The 2024 NFL Draft will see 257 total players land in the next destination on their football journeys. But as college football fans know, their careers got started on Saturdays on the college football field.

    Which conferences produced the most picks in the 2024 NFL Draft?

    2024 NFL Draft Picks By Conference

    It’s important to note here that we will rank the conferences where they played their contests over the last season, not where the 2024 College Football Realignment takes place. That means the Washington Huskies will factor into the Pac-12, the Texas Longhorns into the Big 12, and so on.

    Find all the draft picks from the 2024 NFL Draft, ranked by school or listed by their college.

    SEC – 59

    • Alabama Crimson Tide – 10
    • Georgia Bulldogs – 8
    • LSU Tigers – 6
    • Missouri Tigers – 6
    • Auburn Tigers – 5
    • Kentucky Wildcats – 4
    • South Carolina Gamecocks – 4
    • Texas A&M Aggies – 4
    • Mississippi State Bulldogs – 3
    • Ole Miss Rebels – 3
    • Tennessee Volunteers – 3
    • Arkansas Razorbacks – 2
    • Florida Gators – 1

    Pac-12 – 43

    • Washington Huskies – 10
    • Oregon Ducks – 8
    • USC Trojans – 7
    • Utah Utes – 5
    • Arizona Wildcats – 3
    • Oregon State Beavers – 3
    • Washington State Cougars – 3
    • UCLA Bruins – 2
    • Cal Golden Bears – 1
    • Stanford Cardinal – 1

    Big Ten – 42

    • Michigan Wolverines – 13
    • Penn State Nittany Lions – 8
    • Illinois Fighting Illini – 4
    • Iowa Hawkeyes – 4
    • Ohio State Buckeyes – 4
    • Maryland Terrapins – 2
    • Purdue Boilermakers – 2
    • Wisconsin Badgers – 2
    • Michigan State Spartans – 1
    • Minnesota Golden Gophers – 1
    • Rutgers Scarlet Knights – 1

    ACC – 41

    • Florida State Seminoles – 10
    • Clemson Tigers – 6
    • Louisville Cardinals – 4
    • Miami (FL) Hurricanes – 4
    • Duke Blue Devils – 3
    • North Carolina Tar Heels – 3
    • Pittsburgh Panthers – 3
    • Wake Forest Demon Deacons – 3
    • Boston College Eagles – 2
    • NC State Wolfpack – 2
    • Virginia Cavaliers – 1

    Big 12 – 31

    • Texas Longhorns – 11
    • Kansas State Wildcats – 3
    • Oklahoma Sooners – 3
    • TCU Horned Frogs – 3
    • Kansas Jayhawks – 2
    • Texas Tech Red Raiders – 2
    • UCF Knights – 2
    • BYU Cougars – 1
    • Cincinnati Bearcats – 1
    • Houston Cougars – 1
    • Iowa State Cyclones – 1
    • West Virginia Mountaineers – 1

    FBS Independents – 8

    • Notre Dame Fighting Irish – 7
    • UConn Huskies – 1

    Sun Belt – 6

    • Marshall Thundering Herd – 2
    • Troy Trojans – 2
    • Georgia State Panthers – 1
    • Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns – 1

    American Athletic Conference – 5

    • Tulane Green Wave – 2
    • Rice Owls – 1
    • Temple Owls – 1
    • UAB Blazers – 1

    Missouri Valley – 4

    • South Dakota State Jackrabbits – 2
    • Northern Iowa Panthers – 1
    • South Dakota Coyotes – 1

    Conference USA – 3

    • UTEP Miners – 2
    • Western Kentucky Hilltoppers – 1

    MAC – 2

    • Toledo Rockets – 1
    • Western Michigan Broncos – 1

    Mountain West – 2

    • Air Force Falcons – 1
    • Colorado State Rams – 1

    Southland Conference – 2

    • Houston Christian Huskies – 1
    • Texas A&M-Commerce Lions – 1

    ASUN – 1

    • Eastern Kentucky Colonels – 1

    CFL – 1

    • Toronto – 1

    Coastal Athletic Association – 1

    • New Hampshire Wildcats – 1

    Great Midwest Athletic – 1

    • Findlay Oilers – 1

    International – 1

    • British Columbia – 1

    Ivy League – 1

    • Yale Bulldogs – 1

    Ohio Valley – 1

    • SE Missouri State Redhawks – 1

    Patriot League – 1

    • Holy Cross Crusaders – 1

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