2012 NFL Mock Draft
2. Washington Redskins – Robert Griffin III. The next best quarterback in the draft and Heisman winner.
3. Minnesota Vikings – Matt Kalil. They get the best left tackle to come out in the last couple of years.
4. Cleveland Browns – Ryan Tannehill. They reach for a potential franchise quarterback.
5. Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Morris Claiborne. Tampa bay gets the best cover corner in the draft.
6. Saint Louis Rams – Justin Blackmon. The Rams add another young wide receiver for their quarterback of the future, Sam Bradford.
7. Jacksonville Jaguars – Quinton Coples. The Jaguars add another young defensive end to their young defense.
8. Miami Dolphins – Michael Floyd. Miami replaces Brandon Marshall with a potential all-pro wide receiver.
9. Carolina Panthers – Dontari Poe. The Panthers draft an ultra athletic defensive tackle in hope he becomes the next Haloti Ngata.
10. Buffalo Bills – Riley Reiff. The Bills finally fill their need at left tackle.
11. Kansas City Chiefs – David DeCastro. The Chiefs draft the best guard since Steve Hutchinson.
12. Seattle Seahawks – Luke Kuechly. The Seahawks draft the best linebacker in this year’s draft.
13. Arizona Cardinals – Mike Adams. Arizona picks up a boom or bust prospect at offensive tackle hoping he turns into a franchise left tackle.
14. Dallas Cowboys – Mark Barron. The cowboys add another young player to there secondary and hope he can start at safety as a rookie.
15. Philadelphia Eagles – Michael Brockers. The eagles add the best run-stuffing defensive tackle in the draft.
16. New York Jets – Melvin Ingram. The jets added a much needed pass rusher for their defense.
17. Cincinnati Bengals – Trent Richardson. This is the best pick of the day the Bengals pick up the 4th most talented player at 17 and fills a need a running back.
18. San Diego Chargers – Courtney Upshaw. The Chargers add a great outside lineman who will be a good starter for the next 10 years.
19. Chicago Bears – Jonathon Martin. The bears add another offensive lineman who could be a potential left tackle.
20. Tennessee Titans – Cordy Glenn. The Titans want to run the ball better so they pick a lineman who can play guard or tackle and his attribute is run blocking.
21. Cincinnati Bengals – Dre Kirkpatrick. The Bengals add another corner back who could move to safety in the future.
22. Cleveland Browns – Fletcher Cox. The Browns a great 3 gap defensive tackle to play next to Phil Taylor.
23. Detroit Lions – Jenoris Jenkins. The lions add possibly the best cover corner in entire draft, but he comes with a lot of off the field issues.
24. Pittsburgh Steelers – Donta Hightower. The Steelers add an inside linebacker to replace James Farrior.
25. Denver Broncos – Kendall Wright. The Broncos add a slot receiver who will be dangerous when catching passes form Peyton Manning.
26. Houston Texans – Stephen Hill. The Texans draft a boom or bust type prospect at wide receiver who could be a great complement to Andre Johnson in a couple of years.
27. New England Patriots – Chandler Jones. The Patriots add a lesser known defensive end, but he could be a star for the Patriots.
28. Green Bay Packers – Whitney Mercilus. The Packers add an outside linebacker to try to help take pressure off Clay Mathews.
29. Baltimore Ravens – Peter Konz. The Ravens add the best center in the entire draft and with Matt Birk close to ending his career the pick couldn’t make more since.
30. San Francisco 49ers – Andre branch. The 49ers add another outside linebacker to their already great defense.
31. New England Patriots – Stephon Gilmore. The Patriots add a cornerback to their struggling secondary.
32. New York Giants – Lamar Miller. The Giants replace bruising Brandon Jacobs with the ultra-quick Lamar Miller.