Top NFL draft prospects, predictions, buzz for college football Week 4

Week 4 of the 2022 college football season is on deck and features plenty of top 2023 NFL draft prospects in action, eager to make a statement. Could this be the week the top of the receiver class produces? And what will Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud do against a tough Wisconsin defense?

Outside of Wisconsin-Ohio State, Wake Forest gets Clemson's excellent defensive front in a meeting of ranked teams, and Florida makes a trip to Tennessee. Texas and Texas Tech will do battle in Lubbock, Notre Dame tries to get back on track at UNC, and Arkansas gets a test against Texas A&M. As part of the late slate, Stanford meets Washington in a Pac-12 showdown.

Ahead of the loaded schedule, NFL draft analysts Todd McShay, Jordan Reid and Matt Miller pick out prospects to watch this weekend, along with the one thing they are keeping an eye on. Then Steve Muench points to a small-school prospect who could get more draft attention with a big performance. Our experts wrap it all up by making one big prediction for Week 4 and then emptying their notebooks with everything they saw and heard this week heading into this weekend's games. Let's get started with the top prospects to watch this week.

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Prospects to know | What to watch
Small-schooler | Big predictions
Emptying the notebook

Plant your flag: Who is your guy to watch this weekend?