Winners and 2 losers from Day 3 of the National Football League combine

Sean Payton Saquon Barkley

Mike Gesicki puts on athletic show at NFL Scouting Combine

The NFL Scouting Combine was not short on speed this week.

Here is the latest from the actual top prospects and most notable events from Monday's action. Some NFL Draft prospects are one step closer to hearing their name called in Dallas after this weekend's performance.

Bleacher Report's Matt Miller offered up the first seven-round mock draft of March following the workouts in Indianapolis, and he has the tailback going No. 1 overall to the Cleveland Browns. His athleticism was apparent in drills like the 3-cone and broad jump, two drills the Falcons value highly.

Tulane defensive end Ade Aruna, who played basketball at Central Park Christian in Birmingham before taking up football at an in prep school, had the best broad jump among the defensive linemen at 128 inches. "If he goes to the Giants, they don't have an offensive line.I think that will be another one that won't be good for him".

Marcus Davenport, DE, UTSA: Although it seems unlikely the Falcons opt for a defensive end in the first round, Davenport is a superb athlete and could be available at No. 26.

Barkley did 29 reps on the bench press, finished the 10-yard split at 1.54 seconds, tallied 4.40 seconds in the 40-yard dash and recorded a vertical leap of 41 inches. They're the top two players on my big board, as well as prototypes for their respective positions.

At 6-feet and 201 pounds, Oliver ran a quick 40-yard dash time for his size of 4.50 seconds.

Breeland Speaks, DT, Ole Miss: Like Hill, Speaks isn't expected to be taken until the later rounds, making him someone who brings good value for the Falcons. The Combine numbers speak for themselves.

He posted the fastest time of all safeties, continuing an impressive combine for Penn State players.

This year's combine was filled with some tremendous performances by players who are clearly ready to excel at the next level. Nickerson has a great chance to be among the first nickel cornerbacks taken on draft day. Athletically, Sweat is a standout.

As Jim Reineking of USA Today notes, most offensive tackles have somewhere around a 5.24-second 40-yard dash time, a 28.4-inch vertical and an 8.5-foot broad jump.

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