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NFL Draft: Final 2018 mock draft

BY BEN STANDIG | APRIL 25 , 2018

Pencils down. Time to submit the final 2018 NFL mock draft. This is just a down and dirty version of picks 1-32. For more information on the draft, check out my detailed notebook on what the Redskins are considering at 13, rumors and more. 

Also listen to my conversations with draft analyst Tony Pauline and former Maryland star/projected first round pick D.J. Moore.

First round

1 CLE Sam Darnold, QB, USC
2 NYG Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State
3 NYJ (via IND) Baker Mayfield, QB, Oklahoma
4 CLE Bradley Chubb, DE, NC State
5 DEN Quenton Nelson, G, Notre Dame
6 Projected trade: BUF (via Ind) Josh Allen, QB, Wyoming
7 TB Derwin James, S, Florida State
8 CHI Roquan Smith, ILB, Georgia
9 SF Denzel Ward, CB, Ohio State
10 OAK Vita Vea, NT, Washington
11 MIA Josh Rosen, QB, UCLA
12 Projected trade: IND (via BUF) Tremaine Edmunds, OLB, Virginia Tech
13 WAS Minkah Fitzpatrick, S, Alabama
14 GB D.J. Moore, WR, Maryland
15 ARI Lamar Jackson, QB, Louisville
16 BAL Mike McGlinchey, OT, Notre Dame
17 LAC Da’Ron Payne, DT, Alabama
18 SEA Marcus Davenport, DE, UTSA
19 DAL Leighton Vander Esch, LB, Boise State
20 DET Harold Landry, OLB, Boston College
21 CIN (via BUF) James Daniels, C, Iowa
22 BUF Isaiah Wynn, G, Georgia
23 NE (via LA Rams) Rashaan Evans, ILB, Alabama
24 CAR Jaire Alexander, CB, Louisville
25 TEN Will Hernandez, G, UTEP
26 ATL Taven Bryan, DT, Florida
27 NO Hayden Hurst, TE, South Carolina
28 JAX Calvin Ridley, WR, Alabama
29 PIT Mike Hughes, CB, Central Florida
30 MIN Frank Ragnow, C, Arkansas
31 NE Kolton Miller, OT, UCLA
32 PHI Sony Michel RB, Georgia 

Second round 

33 CLE Joshua Jackson, CB, Iowa
34 NYG Mason Rudolph, QB, Oklahoma State
35 CLE (via HOU) Courtland Sutton, WR, SMU
36 IND Derrius Guice, RB, LSU
37 IND (via NYJ) Connor Williams, OT, Texas
38 TB Nick Chubb, RB, Georgia
39 CHI Christian Kirk, WR, Texas A&M
40 DEN Dallas Goedert, TE, South Dakota State
41 OAK Brian O’Neill, OT, Pittsburgh
42 MIA Harrison Phillips, DT, Stanford
43 NE (via SF) Uchenna Nwosu, LB, USC
44 WAS Billy Price, C/G, Ohio State
45 GB Ronnie Harrison, S, Alabama
46 CIN Nathan Shepherd, DT, Fort Hays State
47 ARI DJ Chark, WR, LSU
48 LAC Jessie Bates, S, Wake Forest
49 IND (via NYJ) Isaiah Oliver, CB, Colorado
50 DAL Anthony Miller, WR, Memphis
51 DET Ronald Jones II, RB, USC
52 BAL Mike Gesicki, TE, Penn State
53 Projected trade: IND (via BUF) Justin Reid, S, Stanford
54 KC Donte Jackson, CB, LSU
55 CAR Tyrell Crosby, OT, Oregon
56 Projected trade: IND (via BUF) James Washington, WR, Oklahoma State
57 TEN Lorenzo Carter, OLB, Georgia
58 ATL Austin Corbett, G, Nevada
59 SF (via NO) Dante Pettis, WR, Washington
60 PIT Rashaad Penny, RB, San Diego State
61 JAX Braden Smith, G, Auburn
62 MIN Carlton Davis, CB, Auburn
63 NE Kyle Lauletta, QB, Richmond
64 CLE (via PHI) Geron Christian, OT, Louisville

Ben Standig is a host, writer and co-founder of The Sports Capitol. This D.C. area native grew up rooting for all the local squads and dabbled in the professional media world after college before making a full shift to sports writing in 2005. Since, Ben has covered every team and big event in town for several outlets including the Associated Press, NBCWashington.com and Scout.com.

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