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My Mock Draft

Round 1 Pick 26 (S.F.): Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (A)
Round 2 Pick 5 (JAX): Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo (A)
Round 2 Pick 7 (CLE): Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State (B+)
Round 2 Pick 10 (PITT): Cyril Richardson, OG, Baylor (A-)
Round 2 Pick 11 (TENN): Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State (B)
Round 2 Pick 14 (NYJ): Will Sutton, DT, Arizona State (A)
Round 2 Pick 15 (S.D.): Kony Ealy, DE, Missouri (B+)
Round 2 Pick 26 (S.F.): Shayne Skov, ILB, Stanford (B+)
Round 2 Pick 28 (S.F.): Kyle Van Noy, OLB, Brigham Young (B+)
Round 3 Pick 4: Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU (B-)
Round 3 Pick 13 (STL): Jarvis Landry, WR, LSU (A)
Round 3 Pick 19 (BALT): Victor Hampton, CB, South Carolina (D+)
Round 3 Pick 31: A.J. Johnson, ILB, Tennessee (B)
Round 4 Pick 4: Jimmie Ward, SS, Northern Illinois (A)
Round 5 Pick 4: Andre Williams, RB, Boston College (A)
Round 6 Pick 4: Charles Leno, OT, Boise State (B+)
Round 7 Pick 4 Tyler Gaffney, RB, Stanford

I started with the Viking's having the 4th overall pick, and my goal was to pick up as many 2nd round picks as I could. My overall game plan was to pick up the best player available at a position of need, unless there was another player available that had dropped way too far to pass up on. I still got two QBs: Manziel and Mettenberger. I was planning on taking McCarron, but I ended up being offered a mid 2nd, a late 2nd, and a mid-3rd pick for the position where I was going to take McCarron, and then by the time my next 2nd rounder came up, he was gone.

To be honest, I don't know about most of who these players are, but that doesn't really matter. My goal here was to fill up on as much upper middle of the road talent as I can, and I think I did a pretty good job of that.

The things I would change / will work on when I do this again will be to ignore the QB position a bit longer and try to do a bit better at DT/LB, plus I would've tried to trade back in to the 2nd round or early 3rd round more aggressively, but I'm at work, so I should be working.

What do you think?

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