Todd McShay is at it again.
The ESPN Draft analyst and director of college scouting for Scouts. Inc has given us his next mock draft and, like usual, his picks vary greatly from his ESPN colleague Mel Kiper Jr.
McShay and his team—Steve Muench and Kevin Wiedl—put together a two-round mock draft and as we get closer to the actual draft, we get a look at what these "experts" think could happen in late April.
The former college quarterback kicked off his draft writing:
"The combine and all the other goings-on have shuffled my latest mock draft, which has a new name at No. 1 and a pair of quarterbacks in the top five. I also have an offensive tackle in the top 10 for the first time and plenty of good values in the first round.
Here's how I see things shaking out over the first two rounds at this point in the process."
We will break down what McShay and Scouts Inc. thinks right now by going through each first round pick and getting to the center of it.
Here is a quick look at the Todd McShay's first round in its entirety
|1. Carolina: Marcell Dareus, DT, Alabama |
2. Denver: Von Miller, OLB, Texas A&M
3. Buffalo: Blaine Gabbert, QB, Missouri
4. Cincinnati: A.J. Green, WR, Georgia
|17. New England (via OAK): J.J. Watt, DE, Wisc.
18. San Diego: Muhammad Wilkerson, DE, Temple
19. New York Giants: Mike Pouncey, OG/C, Florida
20. Tampa Bay: Cameron Jordan, DE, California
5. Arizona: Cam Newton, QB, Auburn
6. Cleveland: Da'Quan Bowers, DE, Clemson
7. San Francisco: Patrick Peterson, CB, LSU
8. Tennessee: Nick Fairley, DT, Auburn
21. Kansas City: Gabe Carimi, OT, Wisconsin
22. Indianapolis: Nate Solder, OT, Colorado
23. Philadelphia: Akeem Ayers, OLB, UCLA
24. New Orleans: Adrian Clayborn, DE, Iowa
9. Dallas: Tyron Smith, OT, USC
10. Washington: Julio Jones, WR, Alabama
11. Houston: Robert Quinn, DE/OB, UNC
12. Minnesota: Anthony Castonzo, OT, BC
25. Seattle: Jake Locker, QB, Washington
26. Baltimore: Cam Heyward, DE, Ohio State
27. Atlanta: Justin Houston, DE, Georgia
28. New England: Ryan Kerrigan, DE, Purdue
13. Detroit: Prince Amukamara, CB, Nebraska
14. St. Louis: Corey Liuget, DT, Illinois
15. Miami: Mark Ingram, RB, Alabama
16. Jacksonville: Aldon Smith, DE/OLB, Missouri
29. Chicago: Derek Sherrod, OT, Miss. St
30. New York Jets: Phil Taylor, DT, Baylor
31. Pittsburgh: Orlando Franklin, OG, Miami
32. Green Bay: Brooks Reed, DE/OLB, Arizona
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