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The Jets have plenty of needs, and offensive line and secondary are chief among them. Equipped with two first-round picks in the 2022 NFL Draft, New York can grab two elite-level talents in the top half of Round 1 (or in the top 10, depending on how the Seahawks finish the season).

Meanwhile, Russell Wilson and Aaron Rodgers are going to be on the move this offseason, right? Let's assume a specific landing spot for one of them, which of course would alter that team's draft priorities. 

Keep reading to see how the entire first round unfolds.

One other thing, and this is important: we're using the 2022 NFL Draft order (via tankathon) to determine selections 1-32 below.

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NFL Mock Draft
Round 1
Round 1 - Pick 1
Michigan • 6'7" / 264 lbs
Projected Team
Detroit
PROSPECT RNK
7th
POSITION RNK
3rd
We're entering "this is a lock" territory with Hutchinson and the Lions. Edge rusher is a need, and he's an elite prospect.
Round 1 - Pick 2
NC State • 6'4" / 320 lbs
Projected Team
Jacksonville
PROSPECT RNK
12th
POSITION RNK
1st
This should be trade-down central for the Jaguars. But without trades at this juncture, I have them addressing left tackle. It's a major need.
Round 1 - Pick 3
Oregon • 6'5" / 258 lbs
Projected Team
Houston
PROSPECT RNK
2nd
POSITION RNK
1st
The Texans could literally pick any of the elite prospects in this class, and I'd be fine with it. They have holes galore on their roster.
Round 1 - Pick 4
LSU • 6'0" / 195 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Jets
PROSPECT RNK
4th
POSITION RNK
1st
Stingley is too good of a cornerback prospect for the secondary-needy Jets to hope he lasts until they pick later in Round 1.
Round 1 - Pick 5
Ole Miss • 6'2" / 205 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Giants
PROSPECT RNK
10th
POSITION RNK
1st
Seems high, right? Well I have a feeling the Daniel Jones experiment will come to an end after this season, and a new GM will want his quarterback. Corral does have legitimate upside.
Round 1 - Pick 6
Mississippi State • 6'5" / 311 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Giants
PROSPECT RNK
5th
POSITION RNK
2nd
I love the quarterback-tackle pairing for the Giants with back-to-back selections. Cross is headed for a big ascension during the pre-draft process. He's super smooth.
Round 1 - Pick 7
Alabama • 6'7" / 350 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Jets
PROSPECT RNK
4th
POSITION RNK
1st
I've mocked Neal to the Jets with their first selection for a while but this is the smarter course of action. Neal hasn't been downright dominant, but he has dominant traits at his size. The protection of Zach Wilson is the most important element of Year 2 of the Robert Saleh era.
Round 1 - Pick 8
Pittsburgh • 6'3" / 220 lbs
Projected Team
Carolina
PROSPECT RNK
15th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Carolina is going to be all over the veteran quarterback market this offseason. If the Panthers don't land Deshaun Watson, Russell Wilson, or Aaron Rodgers, they'll turn their sights to Pickett.
Round 1 - Pick 9
Notre Dame • 6'4" / 220 lbs
Projected Team
Atlanta
PROSPECT RNK
1st
POSITION RNK
1st
The Falcons desperately need offensive line help, but there's a case to be made that a playmaker on defense is just as vital of an addition. Hamilton can instantly boost Atlanta on that side of the ball.
Round 1 - Pick 10
Purdue • 6'4" / 263 lbs
Projected Team
Philadelphia
PROSPECT RNK
6th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Karlaftis is an alpha rusher with an NFL body, serious athleticism, and top-10 type productivity. He'd be an instant starter in Philadelphia in 2022.
Round 1 - Pick 11
Iowa • 6'2" / 305 lbs
Projected Team
Philadelphia
PROSPECT RNK
5th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Hello, perfect segue from Jason Kelce at center in Philadelphia.
Round 1 - Pick 12
Clemson • 6'0" / 194 lbs
Projected Team
Minnesota
PROSPECT RNK
11th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Booth has immense ball skills and the feet to stay with slippery wideouts on the outside in the NFL.
Round 1 - Pick 13
Arkansas • 6'2" / 225 lbs
Projected Team
New Orleans
PROSPECT RNK
22nd
POSITION RNK
4th
I feel like the Saints are going to land one of the big fish on the veteran quarterback market this offseason (see: Wilson, Russell), which would signal them needing more playmakers at receiver, and Burks is a beast.
Round 1 - Pick 14
Utah • 6'3" / 235 lbs
Projected Team
Las Vegas
PROSPECT RNK
20th
POSITION RNK
1st
Lloyd is a ferocious second-level defender with a massive tackling radius. He'd instantly help the Raiders defense.
Round 1 - Pick 15
Georgia • 5'11" / 231 lbs
Projected Team
Pittsburgh
PROSPECT RNK
27th
POSITION RNK
3rd
The Steelers have to get better against the pass at linebacker, and Dean is an impact player against the pass and run.
Round 1 - Pick 16
Michigan • 6'4" / 255 lbs
Projected Team
Denver
PROSPECT RNK
60th
POSITION RNK
6th
Ojabo has some things to learn as a rusher, like to more efficiently use his hands, but the athleticism and hustle are first-round caliber.
Round 1 - Pick 17
Cincinnati • 6'3" / 200 lbs
Projected Team
Cincinnati
PROSPECT RNK
17th
POSITION RNK
3rd
Garnder is a physical outside cornerback with the twitch to run with separators immediately in the NFL.
Round 1 - Pick 18
Ohio State • 6'0" / 192 lbs
Projected Team
Cleveland
PROSPECT RNK
8th
POSITION RNK
1st
The Browns have a difficult decision at quarterback, but that won't come until after the 2022 season is complete. In the meantime, they get Baker Mayfield a supreme talent at receiver.
Round 1 - Pick 19
Ohio State • 6'1" / 189 lbs
Projected Team
Washington
PROSPECT RNK
16th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Back to the Ohio State well for the Football Team with the hyper-polished Olave to run routes alongside Terry McLaurin.
Round 1 - Pick 20
Texas A&M • 6'4" / 323 lbs
Projected Team
Buffalo
PROSPECT RNK
13th
POSITION RNK
3rd
Home-run selection for the Bills as Green has positional flexibility but is a masher at the guard position.
Round 1 - Pick 21
Penn State • 6'1" / 200 lbs
Projected Team
Philadelphia
PROSPECT RNK
47th
POSITION RNK
2nd
The Eagles will probably need to address the safety spot early in the 2022 draft, and Brisker is one of the steadier defensive backs in the entire class.
Round 1 - Pick 22
Washington • Sr • 6'7" / 340 lbs
Projected Team
Miami
PROSPECT RNK
28th
POSITION RNK
4th
The Dolphins' offensive line investment continues. It has to. Kirkland got worked over a bit by Hutchinson but otherwise was outstanding in 2021 for the Huskies.
Round 1 - Pick 23
Northern Iowa • 6'7" / 325 lbs
Projected Team
L.A. Chargers
PROSPECT RNK
38th
POSITION RNK
8th
Penning is a tall, athletic mauler who'd slide in wonderfully to the right side of Los Angeles' offensive line.
Round 1 - Pick 24
Liberty • 6'1" / 219 lbs
Projected Team
Detroit
PROSPECT RNK
30th
POSITION RNK
3rd
I'll actually be surprised if the Lions are able to nab Willis here -- his talent is too tantalizing -- but if there's a scenario in which he's available, Detroit needs to jump all over the opportunity to draft him.
Round 1 - Pick 25
Georgia • 6'6" / 336 lbs
Projected Team
Baltimore
PROSPECT RNK
25th
POSITION RNK
2nd
This is about as high as Davis will go, and no team will better utilize the oversized run-stuffing monster than the Ravens.
Round 1 - Pick 26
USC • 6'4" / 213 lbs
Projected Team
Dallas
PROSPECT RNK
23rd
POSITION RNK
5th
London can fill the void left by the likely departure of Michael Gallup on the outside for the Cowboys. More weaponry for Dak Prescott.
Round 1 - Pick 27
Washington • 6'0" / 200 lbs
Projected Team
Kansas City
PROSPECT RNK
100th
POSITION RNK
10th
Gordon is a twitchy playmaker on the outside who had seven pass breakups and two picks this season at Washington. He'd start immediately in Kansas City.
Round 1 - Pick 28
Washington • 5'11" / 193 lbs
Projected Team
Arizona
PROSPECT RNK
50th
POSITION RNK
3rd
The Cardinals have to add more youth to their secondary, and McDuffie can play multiple positions and thrive with Vance Joseph.
Round 1 - Pick 29
Penn State • 6'3" / 241 lbs
Projected Team
Tennessee
PROSPECT RNK
37th
POSITION RNK
7th
Rashaan Evans and Jayon Brown are free agents at season's end, and Smith, who flies around the field, has been a steady producer for Penn State for years.
Round 1 - Pick 30
Houston • 6'6" / 283 lbs
Projected Team
Tampa Bay
PROSPECT RNK
POSITION RNK
Given the ages of Ndamukong Suh, William Gholston, and Jason Pierre-Paul, the Bucs have to get younger up front on defense. Hall is disruptive from multiple spots.
Round 1 - Pick 31
Florida State • 6'5" / 262 lbs
Projected Team
New England
PROSPECT RNK
83rd
POSITION RNK
5th
Matthew Judon has been tremendous around the corner for the Patriots, but New England could use more youthful reinforcements behind him.
Round 1 - Pick 32
Central Michigan • 6'6" / 303 lbs
The Packers could use some more youth up front, and Raimann has major upside because of his length and inherent athleticism.