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2015 Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Database, v10.0

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This, in all likelihood, will be the final version of the 2015 Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Database. Time permitting, I might try to sneak one in with all the other draft prep that we'll have going on for this week, but I'm not going to promise anything I'm not 100% sure that I can deliver on. We'll have to play this one by ear.

In this version, we're still at 100 mocks, and half of them are dated after the completion of v9.0 from last week. How much have things shifted? Has anyone even managed to put a tiny dent in the lead that Trae Waynes has over the rest of the field?

Well, here's the listing of mocks for this week.

Site Name Date Round 1 (11) Round 2 (45) Round 3 (76)
NFL Draft Geek Site 25-Apr Shane Ray, DE, Missouri Arik Armstead, DL, Oregon Donovan Smith, OT, Penn State
Bigfoot Sports Bigfoot 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Stephone Anthony, LB, Clemson
Draft Preview Site 24-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Eric Kendricks, LB, UCLA Ali Marpet, G, Hobart
EDS Football Kevin Hanson 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State Sammie Coates, WR, Auburn
FanSpeak Steve Shoup 24-Apr Marcus Peters, CB, Washington Duke Johnson, RB, Miami (FL) Trey Flowers, DE, Arkansas
FF Toolbox Site 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Guy's NFL Draft Site 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Los Angeles Times Beat Writers 24-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa
National Fanatic James Fedewa 24-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Jalen Collins, CB, Louisiana State
NFL Draft Guru Site 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NFL.com Brian Baldinger 24-Apr Amari Cooper, WR, Alabama
NFL.com Zierlein/Reuter 24-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa Tevin Coleman, RB, Alabama P.J. Williams, CB, Florida State
Rotoworld Josh Norris 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
The Huddle John Tuvey 24-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
USA Today Steven Ruiz 24-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
USA Today Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz 24-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
Walter Football Walt 24-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville T.J. Clemmings, OL, Pittsburgh Jay Ajayi, RB, Boise State
B-FLO 360 Site 23-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Draft Season Onebar 23-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Laken Tomlinson, G, Duke
Draft Utopia Chris Ransom 23-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State A.J. Cann, G, South Carolina
First Down (Danish) Staff 23-Apr Todd Gurley, RB, Georgia
Football Draft Analysis Site 23-Apr Todd Gurley, RB, Georgia
Optimum Scouting Eric Galko 23-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Grady Jarrett, DT, Clemson
The Sports Bank Paul Banks 23-Apr Kevin White, WR, West Virginia
Yahoo! Sports Shaun King 23-Apr Kevin Johnson, CB, Wake Forest
CBS Sports Will Brinson 22-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
CBS Sports Pete Prisco 22-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NFL Draft Blitz Alex Khvatov 22-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Paul Dawson, LB, Texas Christian Tevin Coleman, RB, Indiana
NFL Spin Zone Ryan Ratty 22-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
NFL.com Lance Zierlein 22-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa
NFL.com Bucky Brooks 22-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
SI.com Doug Farrar 22-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
UT San Diego Eddie Brown 22-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Eric Rowe, CB, Utah Paul Dawson, LB, Texas Christian
CBS Sports Rob Rang 21-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
DraftTek Consensus 21-Apr Randy Gregory, DE, Nebraska Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State Damarious Randall, S, Arizona State
Geeking Football Site 21-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State Ty Sambrailo, OT, Colorado State
With the First Pick Carl Cockerham 21-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Stephone Anthony, LB, Clemson
Alpha Football Site 20-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Quinten Rollins, CB, Miami (OH)
CBS Sports Dane Brugler 20-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
College Football Metrics R.C. Fisher 20-Apr Marcus Peters, CB, Washington T.J. Clemmings, OL, Pittsburgh David Johnson, RB, Northern Iowa
Draft Season Lupagus 20-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NFL.com Daniel Jeremiah 20-Apr Kevin White, WR, West Virginia
SB Nation Dan Kadar 20-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Devin Funchess, WR, Michigan
Scout Recruiting Jamie Newberg 20-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Walter Football Charlie Campbell 20-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville Shaq Thompson, LB, Washington Jeremiah Poutasi, OL, Utah
Better Than The Experts Site 19-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Draft Ace Site 19-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Heards Football Report Mike Heard 19-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NFL Draft Room Site 18-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa Anthony Harris, S, Virginia
Atlanta Journal-Constitution D. Orlando Ledbetter 17-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
Draft Dynamo Site 17-Apr Melvin Gordon, RB, Wisconsin Jalen Collins, CB, Louisiana State
Football's Future Robert Davis 17-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
SI.com Don Banks 16-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa
Yahoo! Shutdown Corner Eric Edholm 16-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Paul Dawson, LB, Texas Christian
NewsDay Nick Klopsis 15-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NFL.com Charles Davis 15-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Vikings Territory Austin Belisle 15-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Arizona Republic Bob McManaman 14-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
CBS Sports Chris Trapasso 14-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa Shaq Thompson, LB, Washington Eric Rowe, CB, Utah
Draft King Lou Pickney 14-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NESN Doug Kyed 14-Apr Andrus Peat, OT, Stanford
Riggo's Rags Maurice Barksdale 14-Apr La'el Collins, OL, Louisiana State
SI.com Chris Burke 14-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Denzel Perryman, LB, Miami (FL)
Stampede Blue Stephen Reed 14-Apr Shane Ray, DE, Missouri D.J. Humphries, OL, Florida Steven Nelson, CB, Oregon State
USA Today Nate Davis 14-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
Daily Norseman Community Mock 13-Apr Marcus Peters, CB, Washington
Mac Sports and Suds Mac 13-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NFL Draft Countdown Scott Wright 13-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Jake Fisher, OL, Oregon Paul Dawson, LB, Texas Christian
NFL.com Charley Casserly 13-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Real GM Jeff Risdon 13-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa P.J. Williams, CB, Florida State
The Viking Age Adam Carlson 13-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Vikings Territory Carl Knowles 13-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
Business Insider Cork Gaines 10-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
SB Nation Blogger Mock 10-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
SportSmasher Site 10-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
ESPN In$ider Mel Kiper 9-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Football Mock Draft Site 7-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Independent Sports Journalists Duncan Terry 7-Apr DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
Draft Season Ultimate 6-Apr Todd Gurley, RB, Georgia Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State
Dynasty League Kritkos/Whalen 4-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Cheat Sheet Jimmie Kaylor 3-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Ourlads Site 2-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
The Big Lead Jason McIntyre 2-Apr Dorial Green-Beckham, WR, Missouri
Great Blue North Site 1-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State Ty Sambrailo, OT, Colorado State
NFL Draft 101 Arman Markazi 1-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
NJ.com Jordan Raanan 1-Apr Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa
SI.com Peter King 1-Apr Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
900 Football Links Jay Goldberg 31-Mar Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa Cedric Ogbuhei, OL, Texas A&M
Boyd's Bets Jimmy Boyd 31-Mar DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville
Stampede Blue Josh Norris 31-Mar Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
Big Blue View Invictus XI 30-Mar Brandon Scherff, OL, Iowa
ESPN In$ider Todd McShay 30-Mar La'el Collins, OL, Louisiana State
NFL Hispano (Spanish) Urko Calavia 30-Mar Trae Waynes, CB, Michigan State
What You Otto Know Otto (Presumably) 30-Mar Vic Beasley, OLB, Clemson
Inside the Iggles Giorgos Kassakos 27-Mar Landon Collins, S, Alabama
Total Sports Live Nick Barlotta 26-Mar Kevin White, WR, West Virginia
Pride of Detroit Alex Reno 25-Mar Amari Cooper, WR, Alabama
Pro Football Spot Scott Carasik 25-Mar Alvin Dupree, DE, Kentucky
Mock Draft HQ Max H. 14-Mar Shane Ray, DE, Missouri
CBS Sports Pat Kirwan 5-Mar Amari Cooper, WR, Alabama

So, let's take a look at what we have data-wise.

The defensive backs continue to crush the field, as they have once again jumped over 50% of the entire donut, picking up 51 of our selections this week (51%). After a slight slip last week, Trae Waynes rebounded to take his highest percentage of votes yet, as he wound up with 46 selections this week (46%), cementing himself as the overall leader by a wide margin. Two of the three other defensive backs actually saw their support drop this week. Marcus Peters went from four selections to three (3%), while Landon Collins fell from two selections to one (1%). Kevin Johnson held steady with his one selection from last week (1%).

Wide receiver continue to hold on to second place, as they hold 26 of our 100 selections this week (26%). DeVante Parker picked up two more selections this week to move up to 19 picks (19%). Everyone else on the wide receiver side held steady this week. Kevin White and Amari Cooper each held on to three selections (3% each), while Dorial Green-Beckham kept his one selection (1%).

The offensive linemen are still in third place, but saw their share of things drop to just 13 of our 100 selections (13%). Brandon Scherff stayed in double digits, finishing this week's tally with ten selections as he did last week (10%). La'el Collins lost a selection to drop from three to two (2%). Andrus Peat suffered the biggest drop, as he fell from four selections last week to just one this week (1%).

Defensive linemen are up next with five selections this week (5%). Shane Ray picked up an extra selection to move from two to three this week (3%), while Alvin Dupree lost one to drop to just one selection (1%). For the second time in this process, Dante Fowler fell out of our table, and was replaced by our lone new face this week. Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory picked up one selection this week to find himself in our countdown for the first time (1%).

The running backs still garnered the same four selections that they did last week, but they're configured differently. Todd Gurley picked up an extra selection to move from two to three (3%), while Melvin Gordon lost one to drop from two to one (1%).

Last, but not least, Vic Beasley continues to be the lone linebacker on our list for this week, as he held steady at one selection (1%).

Two players fell off of the list this week. We mentioned Dante Fowler earlier, and Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers is also not on our list any more. Randy Gregory is the only new face this week.

With the addition of Gregory, there wound up being 23 different players projected to the Minnesota Vikings with the #11 overall selection in the first round throughout the pre-draft process. The colors representing 17 of those 23 players are visible on this week's donut graph, which gives a visual representation of the table listed above. Here's a look at that.

Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Database v10.0

And finally, we have the Jell-o salad graph, which shows the fortunes of all 23 of those players over the weeks that we've covered, including when they debuted, if they dropped out, and how much of a share they had as time went on.

Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Database Trends v10.0

We hope you've enjoyed the third year of our Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Database, and have found it useful for determining how the experts see our favorite football team in the days, weeks, and months leading up to the NFL Draft. We'll be back with it again next year as well. But that's what we've got for this week and this off-season, folks. Have at it!