NFL Draft Predictions

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The NFL Draft is finally here.  The statistics have been analyzed and debated to create a mock draft. It is expected to be a quarterback-heavy draft with the possibility of five going in the first round.  Below are The Beacon’s predictions of the 2018 NFL Draft.

  1. Cleveland Browns – Sam Darnold, QB, USC
  2. New York Giants – Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State
  3. New York Jets (Via Colts) – Baker Mayfield, QB, Oklahoma
  4. Cleveland Browns (Via Texans) – Bradley Chubb, DE, N.C. State
  5. Denver Broncos – Josh Allen, QB, Wyoming
  6. Indianapolis Colts (Via Jets) – Quenton Nelson, G, Notre Dame
  7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Derwin James, DB, Florida State
  8. Chicago Bears – Tremaine Edmunds, LB, Virginia Tech
  9. San Francisco 49ers – Minkah Fitzpatrick, DB, Alabama
  10. Oakland Raiders – Denzel Ward, DB, Ohio State
  11. Miami Dolphins – Mike Hughes, DB, UCF
  12. Buffalo Bills (Via Bengals) – Josh Rosen, QB, UCLA
  13. Washington Redskins – Christian Kirk, WR, Texas A&M
  14. Green Bay Packers – Josh Jackson, DB, Iowa
  15. Arizona Cardinals – Lamar Jackson, QB, Louisville
  16. Baltimore Ravens – Calvin Ridley, WR, Alabama
  17. Los Angeles Chargers – Vita Vea, DT, Washington
  18. Seattle Seahawks – Isaiah Oliver, DB, Colorado
  19. Dallas Cowboys – Roquan Smith, LB, Georgia
  20. Detroit Lions – James Daniels, C, Iowa
  21. Cincinnati Bengals (Via Bills) – Donte Jackson, DB, LSU
  22. Buffalo Bills (Via Chief) – Rashaan Evans, LB, Alabama
  23. Los Angeles Rams – Courtland Sutton, WR, SMU
  24. Carolina Panthers – D.J Moore, WR, Maryland
  25. Tennessee Titans – Harold Landry, DE, Boston College
  26. Atlanta Falcons – Arden Key, DB, LSU
  27. New Orleans Saints – Mike Gesicki, TE, Penn State
  28. Pittsburgh Steelers – Malik Jefferson, LB, Texas
  29. Jacksonville Jaguars – James Washington, WR, Oklahoma State
  30. Minnesota Vikings – Tre Flowers, DB, Oklahoma State
  31. New England Patriots – Holton Hill, DB, Texas
  32. Philadelphia Eagles – Derrius Guice, RB, LSU