The Carolina Panthers take ... : NFL mock drafts from across the country

05/07/2014 8:14 PM

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How the first round of Thursday’s NFL draft could go, from sources around the country:

No. Team Jonathan Jones Charlotte Observer Pro Football Writers of America ESPN NFL Nation Writers Daniel Jeremiah NFL Network Dane Brugler CBSSports.com Evan Silva Rotoworld.com
1. Houston Texans Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina-e Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina
2. St. Louis Rams-a Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn
3. Jacksonville Jaguars Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo-c Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo
4. Cleveland Browns Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M
5. Oakland Raiders Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson
6. Atlanta Falcons Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M-d Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina
7. Tampa Bay Bucs Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M
8. Minnesota Vikings Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh
9 Buffalo Bills Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA
10. Detroit Lions Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama
11. Tennessee Titans Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame
12. New York Giants Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame Odell Beckham, WR, LSU
13. St. Louis Rams Calvin Pryor, FS, Louisville Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh Calvin Pryor, FS, Louisville Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama Jimmie Ward, SS, Nothern Illinois
14. Chicago Bears Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama Calvin Pryor, FS, Louisville Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh Calvin Pryor, FS, Louisville Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State
15. Pittsburgh Steelers Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech
16. Dallas Cowboys Demarcus Lawrence, DE, Boise State Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame
17. Baltimore Ravens Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina Jimmie Ward, SS, Northern Illinois Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan
18. New York Jets Odell Beckham, WR, LSU Odell Beckham, WR, LSU Odell Beckham, WR, LSU Odell Beckham, WR, LSU Odell Beckham, WR, LSU Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA
19. Miami Dolphins Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame Ju’Wuan James, OT, Tennessee Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State-f Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama
20. Arizona Cardinals Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State Calvin Pryor, FS, Louisville Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State Dee Ford, DE, Auburn
21. Green Bay Packers Jimmie Ward, SS, Northern Illinois Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE, Washington C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama Jace Amaro, TE, Texas TEch
22. Philadelphia Eagles Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech Marqise Lee, WR, Southern Cal Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, FS, Alabama Cody Latimer, WR, Indiana Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State
23. Kansas City Chiefs Marqise Lee, WR, Southern Cal Marqise Lee, WR, Southern Cal Ra’Shede Hageman, DT, Minnesota Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State Marqise Lee, WR, Southern Cal Calvin Pryor, FS, Louisville
24. Cincinnati Bengals Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State Jason Verrett, CB, TCU Jason Verrett, CB, TCU
25. San Diego Chargers Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame Jason Verrett, CB, TCU Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame Jason Verrett, CB, TCU Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State
26. Cleveland Browns-b Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville Cody Latimer, WR, Indiana Marqise Lee, WR, Southern Cal Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
27. New Orleans Saints Dee Ford, DE, Auburn Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State Morgan Moses, OT, Virginia-g Marcus Martin, C, Southern Cal Dee Ford, DE, Auburn Demarcus Lawrence, DE, Boise State
28. Carolina Panthers Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State Jason Verrett, CB, TCU Morgan Moses, OT, Virginia Ju’Wuan James, OT, Tennessee Morgan Moses, OT, Virginia
29. New England Patriots Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA Stephon Tuitt, DL, Notre Dame Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville Ra’Shede Hageman, DT, Minnesota Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame Dominique Easley, DT, Florida
30 San Francisco 49ers Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech Cody Latimer, WR, Indiana Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State Stanley Jean-Baptiste, CB, Nebraska Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State
31. Denver Broncos C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama Kony Ealy, DE, Missouri Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State-h Joel Bitonio, OT, Nevada Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State Ryan Shazier, OLB, Ohio State
32. Seattle Seahawks Kony Ealy, DE, Missouri Demarcus Lawrence, DE, Boise State Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA Stanley Jean-Baptiste, CB, Nebraska

a-from Washington; b-from Indianapolis; c-to Atlanta; d-to Jacksonville; e-to Buffalo; f-to New Orleans; g-from New Orleans; h-to Minnesota;

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