Police arrested former Nebraska cornerback Alfonzo Dennard early Saturday morning after he allegedly punched a police officer — who was trying to break up a fight between Dennard and another man — outside a downtown bar.

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How will this affect Dennard’s NFL Draft status? Saturday morning, I talked to Gil Brandt — senior draft analyst for NFL.com — who will have Dennard ranked as his No. 74 overall player Monday. That’s the top of the third round.

“I don’t remember this kid having any problems before — at least that I knew about — but it’ll probably cost him a round in the draft,” Brandt said.

So perhaps the fourth round.

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