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With a strong offensive tackle class, another loaded group at wide receiver, and, oh yeah, Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields, and Zach Wilson, we are going to see a plethora of early selections made on offense in the 2021 NFL Draft. And that's logical, right? The league has swiftly shifted to being tremendously offense-centric.

But we'll learn about the future of a superstar defender before the draft -- and that's Von Miller. The Broncos have a $17.5 million team option they need to either exercised or not by March. If Denver doesn't not to pick it up, they'll be in the market for another edge rusher opposite Bradley Chubb. 

The draft order is now set through the first 24 picks in the draft. As of right now, the rest of the order is based on playoff seeding and win-loss records.

NFL Mock Draft
Round 1
Round 1 - Pick 1
Clemson • Jr • 6'6" / 220 lbs
Projected Team
Jacksonville
PROSPECT RNK
1st
POSITION RNK
1st
Rumors about a new coach potentially coming to town with Ohio State ties started some Justin Fields speculation, but the Jaguars are going to pick Lawrence. And they should.
Round 1 - Pick 2
Ohio State • Jr • 6'3" / 228 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Jets
PROSPECT RNK
6th
POSITION RNK
3rd
After what he showed in the Sugar Bowl, the Jets have to feel good about picking Fields at No. 2 overall.
Round 1 - Pick 3
Oregon • Jr • 6'6" / 330 lbs
Projected Team
Miami
PROSPECT RNK
2nd
POSITION RNK
1st
Quarterback should be considered for Miami, but in the end, the Dolphins ultimately pass on Wilson for Sewell in hopes of aiding Tua Tagovailoa's development.
Round 1 - Pick 4
BYU • Jr • 6'3" / 210 lbs
Projected Team
Atlanta
PROSPECT RNK
6th
POSITION RNK
3rd
Even with Matt Ryan's large contract still on the books, the Falcons can't pass on the opportunity to pick Wilson here with the long-term future of the franchise in mind.
Round 1 - Pick 5
LSU • Jr • 6'0" / 208 lbs
Projected Team
Cincinnati
PROSPECT RNK
11th
POSITION RNK
1st
If Sewell is gone, the Bengals should get Chase and Joe Burrow back together.
Round 1 - Pick 6
Alabama • Jr • 6'1" / 175 lbs
Projected Team
Philadelphia
PROSPECT RNK
8th
POSITION RNK
2nd
The Eagles could pick a quarterback if they aren't too excited about what Jalen Hurts showed down the stretch. If they don't, another receiver would be sensible.
Round 1 - Pick 7
Alabama • Jr • 5'10" / 182 lbs
Projected Team
Detroit
PROSPECT RNK
9th
POSITION RNK
3rd
The Lions need to address receiver early given the contract status of their wideout room heading into the 2021 offseason. Waddle is as electric as they come and plays bigger than his size.
Round 1 - Pick 8
Trey Lance QB
NFL Draft • Soph • 6'4" / 226 lbs
Projected Team
Carolina
PROSPECT RNK
12th
POSITION RNK
4th
Keep going back to this pairing. Get Lance on a team with a quarterback like Teddy Bridgewater who can teach him the nuances of playing the position.
Round 1 - Pick 9
Michigan • Sr • 6'4" / 272 lbs
Projected Team
Denver
PROSPECT RNK
7th
POSITION RNK
1st
This is under the assumption Von Miller has played his last down in Denver. Paye is a solidly built, twitched up athletic freak who improved his pass-rushing moves in 2020.
Round 1 - Pick 10
Alabama • Jr • 6'2" / 203 lbs
Projected Team
Dallas
PROSPECT RNK
13th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Surtain landing at No. 10 would be music to the ears of the Cowboys front office. He's the most advanced outside press cornerback in the draft.
Round 1 - Pick 11
Florida • Jr • 6'6" / 240 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Giants
PROSPECT RNK
10th
POSITION RNK
1st
The Giants upgrading at tight end with Pitts would be a smart decision as Daniel Jones enters his third season under center.
Round 1 - Pick 12
Northwestern • Jr • 6'3" / 305 lbs
Projected Team
San Francisco
PROSPECT RNK
18th
POSITION RNK
4th
Regardless of who's at quarterback for San Francisco next season, he'll need better blocking, Slater can play guard or would be an awesome eventual replacement for Trent Williams at left tackle.
Round 1 - Pick 13
Virginia Tech • Jr • 6'5" / 314 lbs
Projected Team
L.A. Chargers
PROSPECT RNK
19th
POSITION RNK
5th
Darrisaw has seen his stock soar after a tremendous 2020 campaign for the Hokies. He's precisely what the Chargers need at left tackle to protect Justin Herbert.
Round 1 - Pick 14
Miami (FL) • Jr • 6'5" / 266 lbs
Projected Team
Minnesota
PROSPECT RNK
103rd
POSITION RNK
9th
Phillips is fluid athlete with jolting hands and plays with a non-stop motor. Mike Zimmer will love him.
Round 1 - Pick 15
USC • Jr • 6'1" / 195 lbs
Projected Team
New England
PROSPECT RNK
58th
POSITION RNK
7th
St. Brown is an explosive, twitchy, hands catcher -- exactly what the Patriots need in 2021.
Round 1 - Pick 16
USC • Jr • 6'4" / 315 lbs
Projected Team
Arizona
PROSPECT RNK
18th
POSITION RNK
4th
Instead of a flashy pick, the Cardinals go the prudent route with Vera-Tucker, a nimble blocker who will help Kyler Murray develop as a passer.
Round 1 - Pick 17
Miami (FL) • Soph • 6'7" / 265 lbs
Projected Team
Las Vegas
PROSPECT RNK
14th
POSITION RNK
1st
The Raiders have to continue to add pieces to their defensive line until it starts routinely impacting the opposing quarterback. Rousseau is raw but not many prospects have had a higher ceiling than him in the last few drafts.
Round 1 - Pick 18
Penn State • Jr • 6'3" / 244 lbs
Projected Team
Miami
PROSPECT RNK
3rd
POSITION RNK
1st
The Dolphins go with the best player available with their second selection in Round 1, and Parsons adds another athletic element to their stingy defense.
Round 1 - Pick 19
Alabama • Jr • 6'3" / 214 lbs
Projected Team
Washington
PROSPECT RNK
25th
POSITION RNK
5th
The Washington Football Team needs to look ahead at quarterback, and even if Jones doesn't start immediately, having Alex Smith as his mentor would be fantastic.
Round 1 - Pick 20
Alabama • Sr • 6'6" / 312 lbs
Projected Team
Chicago
PROSPECT RNK
45th
POSITION RNK
11th
If the Bears ride Mitchell Trubisky again in 2021, keeping him clean in the pocket will be a top priority. Leatherwood is a safe selection here, and he can play guard if needed.
Round 1 - Pick 21
Minnesota • Soph • 6'2" / 210 lbs
Projected Team
Indianapolis
PROSPECT RNK
24th
POSITION RNK
5th
The Colts have to get more weaponry for whoever their quarterback is in 2021. Bateman is one of the most well-rounded wideouts in the class.
Round 1 - Pick 22
Pittsburgh • Sr • 6'5" / 270 lbs
Projected Team
Tennessee
PROSPECT RNK
24th
POSITION RNK
5th
The Titans desperately need more prominence in their pass rush. While Weaver isn't a freaky athlete, he's big as as polished as they come with his hands.
Round 1 - Pick 23
LSU • Jr • 6'4" / 200 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Jets
PROSPECT RNK
65th
POSITION RNK
9th
A little off the radar here, but the Jets have to get more explosive at receiver, and Marshall is a big-play waiting to happen at around 6-foot-3 with serious speed.
Round 1 - Pick 24
Virginia Tech • Jr • 6'2" / 207 lbs
Projected Team
Pittsburgh
PROSPECT RNK
11th
POSITION RNK
1st
The Steelers are overjoyed to stop Farley's fall, as they need to inject some youth into their cornerback room.
Round 1 - Pick 25
Texas • Jr • 6'7" / 309 lbs
Projected Team
Jacksonville
PROSPECT RNK
32nd
POSITION RNK
8th
Lawrence must be protected at all costs. Cosmi is a quality pass protector with an upward-pointing arrow because he showed more strength in 2020 than he had in previous seasons.
Round 1 - Pick 26
Pittsburgh • Sr • 6'5" / 260 lbs
Projected Team
Cleveland
PROSPECT RNK
31st
POSITION RNK
2nd
Given Olivier Vernon's age, the Browns could be in the market for a complementary pass rusher to Myles Garrett. Jones is a long-limbed terror around the corner.
Round 1 - Pick 27
Alabama • Soph • 6'5" / 310 lbs
Projected Team
Tampa Bay
PROSPECT RNK
27th
POSITION RNK
2nd
The Buccaneers are likely to go with a trench player in Round 1, and Barmore is probably the best interior disruptor in the class -- who played in 2020.
Round 1 - Pick 28
Ohio State • Soph • 6'4" / 267 lbs
Projected Team
Baltimore
PROSPECT RNK
POSITION RNK
Smith is a twitched-up athlete with a nice arsenal of pass-rushing moves who's somehow flown under the radar most of the season. The Ravens could use another edge rusher if Matthew Judon leaves in free agency.
Round 1 - Pick 29
Purdue • Soph • 5'9" / 180 lbs
Projected Team
New Orleans
PROSPECT RNK
19th
POSITION RNK
4th
Get me Moore on the Saints. Please. He'd be the perfect complement to Michael Thomas and fits the quick-game passing attack deployed by Sean Payton.
Round 1 - Pick 30
Missouri • Jr • 6'0" / 232 lbs
Projected Team
Buffalo
PROSPECT RNK
22nd
POSITION RNK
2nd
If Matt Milano isn't retained in free agency, Sean McDermott is going to want to find another athletic striker to play next to Tremaine Edmunds. That's the type of player Bolton is.
Round 1 - Pick 31
Tulsa • Jr • 6'4" / 260 lbs
Projected Team
Green Bay
PROSPECT RNK
37th
POSITION RNK
5th
Another year, another passing on wide receiver in Round 1 for the Packers. Instead, they get Mike Pettine a hybrid defensive front player for his defense.
Round 1 - Pick 32
Oregon • Sr • 5'11" / 193 lbs
Projected Team
Kansas City
PROSPECT RNK
51st
POSITION RNK
7th
Graham is a feisty, athletic corner who can make plays on the boundary or in the slot.