NFL Draft 2009 Round 1 Recap

Carmine CarusoCorrespondent IApril 25, 2009

The first round of the 2009 NFL Draft has finally come and gone. Here is a recap:

1. Detroit Lions

Georgia QB Matt Stafford.

 

2. St Louis Rams

Baylor OT Jason Smith.

 

3. Kansas City Chiefs

LSU DE Tyson Jackson.

 

4. Seattle Seahawks

Wake Forest OLB Aaron Curry.

 

5. New York Jets (acquired from Cleveland for first and second round 2009 picks, DE Kenyon Coleman, QB Brett Ratliff, and S Abram Elam)

USC QB Mark Sanchez.

 

6. Cincinnati Bengals

Alabama OT Andre Smith.

 

7. Oakland Raiders

Maryland WR Darrius Heyward-Bey.

 

8. Jacksonville Jaguars

Virginia OT Eugene Monroe.

 

9. Green Bay Packers

Boston College DT B.J. Raji.

 

10. San Fransisco 49ers

Texas Tech WR Michael Crabtree.

 

11. Buffalo Bills

Penn State DE Aaron Maybin.

 

12. Denver Broncos

Georgia RB Knowshon Moreno.

 

13. Washington Redskins

Texas DE Brian Orakpo.

 

14. New Orleans Saints

Ohio State CB Malcolm Jenkins.

 

15. Houston Texans

USC OLB Brian Cushing.

 

16. San Diego Chargers

Northern Illinois OLB Larry English.

 

17. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (acquired from Cleveland for first- and sixth-round picks [Cleveland acquired pick from Jets along with draft picks, QB Brett Ratliff, DE Kenyan Coleman, and S Abram Elam for fifth overall pick])

Kansas State QB Josh Freeman.

 

18. Denver Broncos (acquired from Chicago along with QB Kyle Orton and other draft picks for QB Jay Cutler)

Tennessee DE Robert Ayers

19. Philadelphia Eagles (acquired from Cleveland for first round pick and other draft picks  [Cleveland acquired from Tampa Bay for first and sixth pick])

Missouri WR Jeremy Maclin.

 

20. Detroit Lions (acquired from Dallas along with other draft picks for WR Roy Williams)

Oklahoma State TE Brandon Pettigrew.

 

21. Cleveland Browns (acquired from Philadelphia along with other drafts picks for first round pick)

California C Alex Mack

 

22. Minnesota Vikings

Florida WR Percy Harvin.

 

23. Baltimore Ravens (acquired from Patriots for first and fifth round picks)

Ole Miss OT Michael Oher.

 

24. Atlanta Falcons

Ole Miss DT Peria Jerry.

 

25. Miami Dolphins

Illinois CB Vontae Davis.

 

26. Green Bay Packers (acquired from Patriots for second-round pick and other picks [New England acquired from Baltimore along with fifth round pick for first round pick])

USC OLB Clay Matthews.

 

27. Indianapolis Colts

Connecticut RB Donald Brown.

 

28. Buffalo Bills (acquired from Philadelphia along with other draft picks for OL Jason Peters [Philadelphia acquired pick, along with 2008 draft picks, from Carolina for 2008 1st round pick])

Louisville C Eric Wood.

 

29. New York Giants

North Carolina WR Hakeem Nicks.

 

30. Tennessee Titans

Rutgers WR Kenny Britt.

 

31. Arizona Cardinals

Ohio State RB Chris Wells.

 

32. Pittsburgh Steelers

Missouri DT Ziggy Hood.

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