We all do mock drafts trying to figure out who teams will take.
What about one with players the teams should take?
I love doing that, playing general manager for all 32 teams, trying to plug in this year's first round.
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As I went through and did the first round, I did so without including a single quarterback, which is weird considering how much of a quarterback guy I am.
I believe the quarterback is now 70 percent of the game in the NFL, but I don't think any of the quarterbacks in this class are worth a first-round pick in the current spots.
That doesn't mean a quarterback-needy team shouldn't trade back into the first round to get one.
For this should-take mock, I left them out.
13. N.Y. Jets (from Tampa Bay): Star Lotulelei, DT, Utah. He would give Rex Ryan a player a lot like Haloti Ngata, who he had in Baltimore.
22. St. Louis: Eric Reid, S, LSU. Take a look at their starters on the back end. They have problems.
25. Minnesota: D.J. Hayden, CB, Houston. He is big and athletic and has shown he has bounced back from severe internal injuries from a practice mishap last fall.
29. New England Patriots: Jamie Collins, OLB, Southern Mississippi. He is a former defensive back who has bulked up to 250 pounds and now can rush the passer. The Patriots love these types of athletes.
32. Baltimore Ravens: Da'Rick Rogers, WR, Tennessee Tech. He transferred from Tennessee with a lot of issues, but he is a good player. The Ravens aren't afraid of taking chances on character concerns.