Based on all three metrics this is the most-streamed telecast of the NFL Draft on record for ESPN across all rounds. With an emphasis on quarterbacks. That came to pass on Thursday night when the Bears, who'd decided Mitchell Trubisky was their quarterback of choice, heard from the San Francisco 49ers that a team was angling to jump the Bears and grab Trubisky at the 49ers' spot at No. 2.
The Kansas City Chiefs made possibly the biggest trade of the night by moving from pick 27 to pick 10 to select quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Cleveland was in position to draft Deshaun Watson if they wanted to with their second pick at 12, but they elected to trade back all the way to 25, when the Texans traded up to take the Clemson national champion.
As for whether Garrett wants to meet Hall of Fame pass-rusher Warren Sapp, who called Garrett a "lazy" player not worth the first overall pick, Garrett shrugged.
It looks like a lot of quality defensive backs will be available when the Cowboys pick again in late in the 2 round.
"Myles is a tremendous teammate", Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin said in a statement.
Oh, yeah, and they didn't get a quarterback. Browns EVP of Football Operations Sashi Brown said the Browns are satisfied with the background check they did on him.
Running back is deep in this Draft, so Crowell not being signed long-term could lead to the Browns take one in the 3rd or 4th Round. "We do recognize that we need a quarterback, but we're not going to chase it".More news: Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool Toronto housing market
All this plus more in episode seven of "The Redshirt".
"If there isn't a change, the fans have to rebel and bring someone in that can run a football team", Cockroft said. Count NFL Combine 40-yard dash record-holder John Ross III, taken No. 9 by the Bengals, among those to shine on the track.
"Once you have conviction on a guy, you have to do it", Pace said. "But he's coming into a great room, he has an opportunity to learn from Alex (Smith), which will be a great for him".
The Bears haven't had a Pro Bowl quarterback in decades, and, especially given all the other issues this team has, I'm not sure Trubisky has that kind of upside to him.
"I'm going to progress my first year in Chicago as well and the sky's the limit for what I can do".
Nine of the first 10 picks were underclassmen.
That's because they've seen what those guys can do.
The Cleveland Browns received the official seal of approval from The King. But it was what was going on around him that surprised Philadelphia's Howie Roseman. And basically, when you look at it, it equated to giving up a little bit more than a third-round pick in our trade yesterday for Mitch.
T.J. Watt of Wisconsin, brother of three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt of Houston, was selected by Pittsburgh. Shaheen said he made the decision to switch sports after watching an Ohio State-Wisconsin game.