Are you getting excited?
Less than three weeks remain until the 2012 NFL Draft takes place in New York City. This is an event that is filled with high hopes for all 32 franchises and their fanbases.
For some teams, it is a time to start anew. For others, it is a time to build off a strong foundation. Either way, the draft marks the most hopeful time for every franchise in pro football.
We have started to acquire a better understanding of how the big board is going to play out during the draft. Projections continue to be thrown out there by some of the foremost experts of the draft, and several top prospects continue to plan visits to potential suitors.
You can read between the lines and make pretty strong predictions as to how the first three picks in the draft are going to go. After that, it is a proverbial crapshoot.
This mock draft is going to give you a detailed explanation of all 32 first-round picks. Some of the selections will be solely based on need, others will be solely based on value and the remainder will be based on a combination of the two.