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For the first time in many years, there are still a whole lot of questions to be answered about the NFL draft's first round with less than two weeks to go. Which player will be taken No. 1 overall? How many receivers will hear their names called on Day 1? Which quarterback will be first off the board, and by which team? These are just a few of the questions that remain mysteries with the draft slated to kick off on April 28. 

To gain some clarity, we decided to take a look at 12 mock drafts from analysts at CBS Sports, ESPN and NFL.com. We then created our own mock draft listing each player who was mocked the most times at each specific spot in the first round. While some of the results were somewhat predictable, there were a few surprises. One of the biggest surprises was the lack of quarterbacks. Only two quarterbacks were selected in the first round, while a whopping seven receivers were selected on Day 1.  

Let's take a look at our consensus mock draft, with the real draft taking place next Thursday night from Las Vegas.

Mock Draft
NFL Mock Draft
Round 1 - Pick 1
Michigan • 6'7" / 260 lbs
Projected Team
Jacksonville
PROSPECT RNK
1st
POSITION RNK
1st
Ikem Ekwonu, Travon Walker, and Evan Neal received "votes" here, a sign that the No. 1 overall pick -- unlike recent years -- is very much still up for grabs.
Round 1 - Pick 2
Georgia • 6'5" / 275 lbs
Projected Team
Detroit
PROSPECT RNK
13th
POSITION RNK
1st
The No. 2 overall pick could be Walker, Neal, Hutchinson, Malik Willis, Kayvon Thibodeaux or Ahmed "Sauce" Gardner. Walker received the second-most votes as the No. 1 overall pick.
Round 1 - Pick 3
Alabama • 6'7" / 350 lbs
Projected Team
Houston
PROSPECT RNK
2nd
POSITION RNK
1st
No quarterback was selected with the pick, a clear sign mock drafters believe the Texans are content with Davis Mills returning as starter in 2022.
Round 1 - Pick 4
Oregon • 6'4" / 254 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Jets
PROSPECT RNK
6th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Robert Salah lands one of the draft's top pass rushers.
Round 1 - Pick 5
NC State • 6'4" / 320 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Giants
PROSPECT RNK
10th
POSITION RNK
4th
Ekwonu edged out Neal as the Giants' projected pick, as New York is widely expected to select a lineman with its first selection.
Round 1 - Pick 6
Pittsburgh • 6'3" / 220 lbs
Projected Team
Carolina
PROSPECT RNK
30th
POSITION RNK
2nd
It wasn't unanimous, but Pickett received the most picks to become the Panthers' new quarterback.
Round 1 - Pick 7
Cincinnati • 6'3" / 200 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Giants
PROSPECT RNK
3rd
POSITION RNK
1st
New York grabs the best of Cincinnati's defensive backs who will hear their names called during the draft.
Round 1 - Pick 8
Ohio State • 6'0" / 192 lbs
Projected Team
Atlanta
PROSPECT RNK
7th
POSITION RNK
1st
Atlanta isn't expected to take a quarterback, but it is expected to pair Marcus Mariota with the top-rated receiver in the draft.
Round 1 - Pick 9
LSU • 6'1" / 195 lbs
Projected Team
Seattle
PROSPECT RNK
5th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Do the experts know something most fans don't? Instead of taking a quarterback, the Seahawks are expected to take Stingley, one of the top defensive players in the draft.
Round 1 - Pick 10
USC • 6'4" / 213 lbs
Projected Team
N.Y. Jets
PROSPECT RNK
12th
POSITION RNK
3rd
Seinfield didn't love the Drake, but New York fans will if he makes Zach Wilson better.
Round 1 - Pick 11
Notre Dame • 6'4" / 220 lbs
Projected Team
Washington
PROSPECT RNK
4th
POSITION RNK
1st
Washington gets a player who would have been picked higher if not for last year's injury.
Round 1 - Pick 12
Washington • 5'11" / 195 lbs
Projected Team
Minnesota
PROSPECT RNK
22nd
POSITION RNK
4th
Minnesota gets much-needed help in its secondary.
Round 1 - Pick 13
Mississippi State • 6'5" / 311 lbs
Projected Team
Houston
PROSPECT RNK
8th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Cross lands in Houston after falling out of the top 10. The Texans may also use this pick to shore up their defensive line.
Round 1 - Pick 14
Florida State • 6'5" / 262 lbs
Projected Team
Baltimore
PROSPECT RNK
19th
POSITION RNK
3rd
The Ravens acquire a pass rusher who should complement their talented secondary.
Round 1 - Pick 15
Alabama • 6'1" / 179 lbs
Projected Team
Philadelphia
PROSPECT RNK
11th
POSITION RNK
2nd
For a second straight year, the Eagles are projected to take a former Alabama receiver in the first round. They may also elect to take Trent McDuffie if he is still available at this point in the draft.
Round 1 - Pick 16
Northern Iowa • 6'7" / 332 lbs
Projected Team
New Orleans
PROSPECT RNK
35th
POSITION RNK
8th
Instead of taking a quarterback, the Saints take the best-available lineman to help protect Jameis Winston.
Round 1 - Pick 17
Texas A&M • 6'4" / 323 lbs
Projected Team
L.A. Chargers
PROSPECT RNK
27th
POSITION RNK
6th
The Chargers have several options here; it largely depends on who is available at this point in the first round. Defensive line, inside linebacker and receiver are other possibilities.
Round 1 - Pick 18
Purdue • 6'4" / 275 lbs
Projected Team
Philadelphia
PROSPECT RNK
26th
POSITION RNK
4th
Cornerback and safety are two other positions the Eagles may address with this pick. Regardless, the consensus is that the Eagles will draft a receiver and a defensive player with their first two picks.
Round 1 - Pick 19
Ohio State • 6'1" / 188 lbs
Projected Team
New Orleans
PROSPECT RNK
29th
POSITION RNK
5th
The former Buckeye teams up with another former Ohio State standout in Michael Thomas.
Round 1 - Pick 20
Liberty • 6'1" / 219 lbs
Projected Team
Pittsburgh
PROSPECT RNK
23rd
POSITION RNK
1st
In this scenario, Willis is there for the taking for Pittsburgh. But will Pittsburgh be so lucky next Thursday night?
Round 1 - Pick 21
Utah • 6'3" / 235 lbs
Projected Team
New England
PROSPECT RNK
20th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Cornerback, linebacker and receiver are the three positions the Patriots will likely choose between when making their first-round pick.
Round 1 - Pick 22
Central Michigan • 6'6" / 303 lbs
Projected Team
Green Bay
PROSPECT RNK
21st
POSITION RNK
5th
The Packers are definitely taking a receiver in the first round -- at least, we think -- but they may first choose to address their offensive line before getting a new weapon for Aaron Rodgers. Defensive line is another option for Green Bay.
Round 1 - Pick 23
Arkansas • 6'2" / 225 lbs
Projected Team
Arizona
PROSPECT RNK
15th
POSITION RNK
4th
Burks would help replace Christian Kirk, but the Cardinals may decide to take a defensive linemen with this pick, depending on who is still available.
Round 1 - Pick 24
Boston College • 6'3" / 316 lbs
Projected Team
Dallas
PROSPECT RNK
32nd
POSITION RNK
7th
Dallas adds youth to its once dominant offensive line.
Round 1 - Pick 25
Clemson • 6'0" / 194 lbs
Projected Team
Buffalo
PROSPECT RNK
16th
POSITION RNK
3rd
Booth would be a nice replacement for Levi Wallace, who signed with the Steelers earlier this offseason.
Round 1 - Pick 26
Penn State • 5'11" / 182 lbs
Projected Team
Tennessee
PROSPECT RNK
42nd
POSITION RNK
7th
The Titans take the best-available receiver instead of waiting it out until the second round. Georgia linebacker Nakobe Dean and Tulsa offensive lineman Tyron Smith are other possibilities.
Round 1 - Pick 27
Georgia • 6'6" / 336 lbs
Projected Team
Tampa Bay
PROSPECT RNK
17th
POSITION RNK
2nd
Davis and Vita Vea would be a formidable duo in Tampa.
Round 1 - Pick 28
North Dakota State • 6'5" / 208 lbs
Projected Team
Green Bay
PROSPECT RNK
48th
POSITION RNK
8th
The Packers get the best available receiver in Watson, a 6-foot-5 wideout with unlimited potential.
Round 1 - Pick 29
Minnesota • 6'4" / 261 lbs
Projected Team
Kansas City
PROSPECT RNK
24th
POSITION RNK
3rd
Kansas City gets a much-needed pass rusher late in the first round.
Round 1 - Pick 30
Western Michigan • 5'10" / 195 lbs
Projected Team
Kansas City
PROSPECT RNK
52nd
POSITION RNK
9th
A bit of a reach, but the Chiefs use their second first-round pick to replenish their receiving corps.
Round 1 - Pick 31
Florida • 6'1" / 191 lbs
Projected Team
Cincinnati
PROSPECT RNK
36th
POSITION RNK
6th
The Bengals get their much-needed cornerback who should challenge Eli Apple for a starting job.
Round 1 - Pick 32
Georgia • 5'11" / 231 lbs
Projected Team
Detroit
PROSPECT RNK
14th
POSITION RNK
1st
The Lions add to their defense while passing on taking a QB in Round 1.

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