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Bucky Brooks mock draft 4.0: Four QBs, Joe Mixon in Round 1

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Myles Garrett - DE, Texas A&M

The Browns have to take the best player available.

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Jamal Adams - S, LSU

The 49ers snag a Ronnie Lott-like leader and playmaker with the second overall pick.

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Marshon Lattimore - CB, Ohio State

The Bears need a CB1 to compete in a division loaded with big-time quarterbacks.

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Leonard Fournette - RB, LSU

Tom Coughlin's influence leads the Jaguars to build the offense around a game-changing RB1.

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Solomon Thomas - DE, Stanford

Titans continue to add big, dynamic playmakers to the trenches.

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Deshaun Watson - QB, Clemson

College football's best big-game player can handle the spotlight and scrutiny that comes with playing on Broadway.

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Malik Hooker - S, Ohio State

Gus Bradley's system needs a talented safety between the hashes to be effective in a division with plenty of playmakers on the perimeter.

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Jonathan Allen - DE, Alabama

Panthers add a blue-collar defender to a defensive line that needs a menacing presence off the edge.

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Reuben Foster - LB, Alabama

Foster is a menacing "Mike" linebacker with a nasty temperament and rugged game.

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Mike Williams - WR, Clemson

The Bills have a WR1 in Watkins but they could use a "bully" on the edge to take advantage of the smallish corners on the perimeter.

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Derek Barnett - DE, Tennessee

The most polished pass rusher in the draft would upgrade a frontline that's struggled to generate pressure on the QB.

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O.J. Howard - TE, Alabama

Nothing wrong with adding a big, athletic tight end with speed and quickness.

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Patrick Mahomes - QB, Texas Tech

Bruce Arians doesn't mind gambling on a talented gunslinger with exceptional arm talent and an unrefined game.

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Christian McCaffrey - RB, Stanford

Doug Pederson could transform the Brian Westbrook clone into a star in the Eagles' offense.

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Takkarist McKinley - OLB, UCLA

The Colts could use a talented pass rusher with a non-stop motor off the edge.

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Corey Davis - WR, Western Michigan

The Ravens need a WR1 to anchor the passing game after the retirement of Steve Smith.

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Mitchell Trubisky - QB, North Carolina

If the Redskins are unable to sign Kirk Cousins to a long-term deal in the coming weeks, they could elect to draft his successor on draft day.

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John Ross - WR, Washington

Marcus Mariota could use a speed receiver with big-play ability on the perimeter.

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Dalvin Cook - RB, Florida State

The Buccaneers could bring some sizzle to their running game by adding the Florida State standout to the lineup.

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Ryan Ramczyk - OT, Wisconsin

The Broncos need a rock-solid blocker on the edge to solidify an offensive line that struggled at the point of attack in 2016.

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Jarrad Davis - LB, Florida

The Lions can't go wrong adding a defender with exceptional instincts and awareness to the mix.

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Taco Charlton - DE, Michigan

The Dolphins need another edge defender with pass-rushing skills to throw into the rotation.

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Garett Bolles - OT, Utah

The Giants could use an athletic edge blocker with sweet feet and a nasty game to fill a void at OT.

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Haason Reddick - LB, Temple

Reddick is an active linebacker with a non-stop motor and a versatile game.

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Cam Robinson - OT, Alabama

The Texans could groom the massive people-mover for a key role as an edge blocker.

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Obi Melifonwu - DB, UConn

The ultra-athletic defensive back could be groomed to replace Richard Sherman on the island or Kam Chancellor in the box.

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Gareon Conley - CB, Ohio State

Conley is a rock-solid cover corner with a game built on instincts, awareness, and toughness.

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Charles Harris - DE, Missouri

The Cowboys still need to find a legitimate pass rusher to feature off the edge. Harris is a blue-collar worker with a rugged game and non-stop motor that fits the Cowboys' profile.

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Joe Mixon - RB, Oklahoma

Imagine Aaron Rodgers playing with a David Johnson-like playmaker in the backfield. Mixon is an exceptional combo back with size, speed, power, and home-run ability.

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DeShone Kizer - QB, Notre Dame

Big Ben announced his return for a 14th season but the Steelers could start preparing for his eventual departure by drafting a QB1 of the future at this spot.

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Forrest Lamp - OG, Western Kentucky

The ultra-versatile lineman can play inside or outside on a frontline that seeks more athletic blockers.

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Adoree' Jackson - CB, USC

Jackson gives the Saints a two-way playmaker who will some sizzle to the lineup.

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