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Tebow will skip NFL draft in New York, but Joe Haden expected to attend



The speculation over whether Tim Tebow would or would not be in attendance at the NFL draft next weekend has ended.

Tebow has declined an invitation by the NFL to attend the draft in New York City. The only Gator who will be in attendance is former CB Joe Haden.

Sam Bradford, Ndamukong Suh and Gerald McCoy will be among the 16 players who have accepted invitations to the NFL draft. They are expected to be the top three picks on the first day of the draft, April 22.

Here are others who will be in attendance:

RB C.J. Spiller (Clemson); RB Jahvid Best (California); Haden; CB Brandon Ghee (Wake Forest); OT Russell Okung (Oklahoma State); OT Bryan Bulaga (Iowa) OT Trent Williams (Oklahoma); DT Lamarr Houston (Texas); DT Jared Odrick (Penn State) DT Dan Williams (Tennessee); DE Derrick Morgan (Georgia Tech); WR Demaryius Thomas (Georgia Tech)  and safety Eric Berry (Tennessee).

[Last modified: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 1:49pm]


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