Mock First-round NFL Draft

Posted on April 15, 2014 by Ken Zalis

The NFL Draft is less than a month away, and some teams' free-agent signings have changed their needs since my last mock first-round draft. Here is an updated set of predictions.

1. Houston Texans 
PICK: Blake Bortles, QB, UCF

2. St. Louis Rams (from Washington Redskins) 
PICK: Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn

3. Jacksonville Jaguars 
PICK: Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo

4. Cleveland Browns 
PICK: Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson 

5. Oakland Raiders 
PICK: Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M

6. Atlanta Falcons 
PICK: Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina 

7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers 
PICK: Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M 

8. Minnesota Vikings 
PICK: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville

9. Buffalo Bills 
PICK: Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M

10. Detroit Lions 
PICK: Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA

11. Tennessee Titans 
PICK: Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State

12. New York Giants 
PICK: Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan

13. St. Louis Rams 
PICK: Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama

14. Chicago Bears 
PICK: Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh

15. Pittsburgh Steelers 
PICK: Calvin Pryor, S, Louisville

16. Dallas Cowboys 
PICK: Timmy Jernigan, DT, Florida State

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17. Baltimore Ravens 
PICK: C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama

18. New York Jets 
PICK: Marqise Lee, WR, Southern California

19. Miami Dolphins
PICK: Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame

20. Arizona Cardinals 
Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State

21. Green Bay Packers
PICK: Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina

22. Philadelphia Eagles 
PICK: Odell Beckham, WR, LSU

23. Kansas City Chiefs 
PICK: Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State

24. Cincinnati Bengals 
PICK: Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State

25. San Diego Chargers 
PICK: Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame

26. Cleveland Browns (from Indianapolis Colts) 
PICK: Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State

27. New Orleans Saints 
PICK: Kony Ealy, DE, Missouri 

28. Carolina Panthers 
PICK: Morgan Moses, OT, Virginia

29. New England Patriots 
PICK: Ra'Shede Hageman, DT, Minnesota

30. San Francisco 49ers 
PICK: Jason Verrett, CB, TCU

31. Denver Broncos 
PICK: Ryan Shazier, LB, Ohio State

32. Seattle Seahawks 
Pick: Xavier Su'a-Filo, OG, UCLA

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