Myles Garrett will be expected to excel from Day One, but Cleveland's next three picks (safety Jabrill Peppers, TE David Njoku, QB DeShone Kizer) were seen by many outside the organization as long-term science projects: Peppers needs a position; Njoku is super-athletic but super-raw; Kizer would benefit from a redshirt year to find some consistency.
Philadelphia Eagles: The host-team cleaned up on the final day of picks, using five selections from the 4th to 6th rounds, to add an influx of youth to a retooling Eagles roster.
Here are some notes and stats from the first three rounds.
The Kansas City Chiefs gave up next year's first-round pick and a third-round choice to swap first-round picks with the Buffalo Bills, allowing them to draft Mahomes, the Texas Tech gunslinger. NY then chose Division II, West Georgia defensive end Dylan Donahue, an intriguing, athletic prospect with their second 5th round selection, before using three 6th round picks to add depth to their backfield, with Louisiana-Lafayette running back Elijah McGuire, and their secondary, with a duo of cornerbacks in Michigan's Jeremy Clark and Ole Miss' Derrick Jones.
"I just have a natural ability to just take the ball away", Wilson said Saturday.
The NFL Network is also going all in with 76 hours of live Draft Week coverage, which started last Sunday. "That's part of our job, to make sure that we're letting fans know there's still good players out here".
"It was just pretty much silence", Trubisky said. "My favorite player growing up was Walter Payton".
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Overall, a lot of teams will have something to look forward to in the upcoming season.
- Since 1967, the school with the longest consecutive streak of seasons with at least one first-round pick is Miami (FL) at 14 from 1995 through 2008. The Green Bay Packers hold the first selection of the second round, by virtue of a Thursday night trade with the Cleveland Browns. He was followed by wide receiver Mike Williams as the first pick of the Los Angeles Chargers, then running back-kick returner Christian McCaffrey went to Carolina.
"There is no script, there is no time limit, there is no halftime, there is no score", Wingo told CNN.
First-round cornerback Adoree' Jackson out of USC is another player with speed who can put the ball in the end zone. "[The draft] is the most unpredictable thing in all of sports television".
One day after capping off a strong two-day start to the National Football League draft, the Cleveland Browns came back on Day Three and added some really solid players to their group, adding to a great rebuild.
That was the operative phrase summing up the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, which will be remembered for the stunning moves that blew up mock drafts across the land.
San Francisco rookie general manager John Lynch made the trade with the Bears and gained a third- and fourth-rounder this year and a third-rounder next year to move down one spot and pick superb pass rusher Solomon Thomas from Stanford.