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NFL Draft Recap: Finding teams that improved by division

NFL Draft Recap: Finding teams that improved by division

But the trade could have went another way. Teams do this year after year without a great track record of success, but that doesn't stop them from trying.

"We had a lot of scenarios, but we did not have any scenarios like what's happened here", the Eagles' executive vice president of football operations said. Mahomes and Watson went to better situations, but also came at a very steep cost. It will take two weeks to take the stage down, but everything else will be gone in a few days.

CINCINNATI — The Browns' in-state rival took a familiar route when they took Joe Mixon. Philadelphia started with North Carolina wide receiver/special teams talent Mack Hollins and San Diego State running back Donnel Pumphrey in the 4th round, added West Virginia wide receiver Shelton Gibson and Nebraska safety Nathan Gerry in the 5th round and then finished with Washington defensive tackle Elijah Qualls in the 6th round, once the best legitimate run-stoppers in the draft. NY then chose Division II, West Georgia defensive end Dylan Donahue, an intriguing, athletic prospect with their second 5th round selection, before using three 6th round picks to add depth to their backfield, with Louisiana-Lafayette running back Elijah McGuire, and their secondary, with a duo of cornerbacks in Michigan's Jeremy Clark and Ole Miss' Derrick Jones. It will be up to the coaches to make that talent translate on the field.

With all due respect to edge rushers and tight ends, many believe the most talented position in the 2017 draft is defensive back.

The Jaguars take their efforts one step further to surround quarterback Blake Bortles with everything he needs to succeed, by adding running back Leonard Fournette, and powerful run blocker Cam Robinson. This may be Bortles last chance to prove he is the QB of the future, as his contract is up at the end of the year.

The Chiefs and the Texans also got in on the bartering to get quarterbacks.

What was going through my head was I was excited they were picking someone that had so much upside to him. Will the move pay off?

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Florida State's Dalvin Cook, right, in action. Safety Jabrill Peppers (pick No. 25) played offense, defense and returned kicks at MI and was called one of the best all-around athletes in the draft.

Brown has led two trips through free agency and the draft since taking over following the 2015 season. They got criticized for the Jabrill Peppers pick, but that was mostly because he played so many positions at the University of MI. Their selection of RB James Conner of Pitt, who came back from cancer to play for the Panthers, was inspirational — and wise.

Kansas City Chiefs: Kansas City added three players on "Day Three", using their 4th round pick on MI wide receiver Jehu Chesson, their 5th round pick on Georgia Southern inside-linebacker Ukeme Eligwe and their 6th round pick on USC safety Leon McQuay III.

For the 11th straight year, the SEC led all conferences in number of National Football League draft picks.

What were your top takeaways from this year's draft?

NFL Network's draft expert Mike Mayock and host Rich Eisen headline the roster of analysts, reporters, hosts and college coaches.

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