There's no shortage of offensive lineman prospects in the 2022 NFL Draft class, including Kentucky's Luke Fortner. Fortner stepped up in a big way for the Wildcats in 2021 and has seen his draft stock rise as a result.
Here's everything you need to know about Fortner ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Luke Fortner Mock Draft 2022
WalterFootball's predictions are from the website's latest mock draft. CBS Sports' predictions are from Ryan Wilson's latest mock draft. Sporting News' projections are from Vinnie Iyer's latest mock draft.
WalterFootball: Denver Broncos (No. 96)
CBS Sports: Philadelphia Eagles (No. 101)
Sporting News: New England Patriots (No. 158)
Luke Fortner Draft Stock & Draft Projection
- Denver Broncos (No. 96) - 1
- Philadelphia Eagles (No. 101) - 1
- New England Patriots (No. 158) - 1
Two of the three mock drafts listed expect Fortner to hear his name called near the end of the third round. Meanwhile, Sporting News sees him falling to the fifth round, but that projection is in the minority here.
Luke Fortner Stats
2021: Kentucky Wildcats
- 2 sacks allowed, 1 quarterback hit allowed, 2 hurries allowed in 13 games played
2020: Kentucky Wildcats
- 2 sacks allowed, 0 quarterback hits allowed, 7 hurries allowed in 10 games played
2019: Kentucky Wildcats
- 1 sacks allowed, 3 quarterback hits allowed, 2 hurries allowed in 13 games played
Fortner's best season came this past fall when he allowed just 2 sacks across 848 offensive snaps. His efforts on the field earned him a nod on the All-SEC coaches' first team in 2021 as well.
Luke Fortner Height, Weight & 40-Yard Dash
All height, weight and workout information is from NFL.com.
- Height: 6'6"
- Weight: 307 lbs
- 40-Yard Dash: 5.21 seconds
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