It's January, but NFL draft season is already blooming. It kicks into high gear with the Senior Bowl this week and the NFL combine a few weeks away.
There is certainly plenty of time before the 2014 NFL draft, especially given that it has been moved into May. But it is never too early to start looking ahead.
Here is my first crack at a mock draft for the first round. Of course, things will change dramatically between now and May thanks to free agency and the draft process, and there is no telling what draft-day trades will be made.
Mock drafts in January are like trying to predict the weather three months ahead of time, but it's all in good fun. Let's dive in.