Everyone likes to hate mock drafts. I might do one of the best one attainable, in my thoughts, and nonetheless get PEPPERED with feedback telling me how freaking horrible it’s. Oftentimes I’ll get picks dead-on appropriate in my ultimate mock and between it being revealed and the precise draft occurring as I predicted, I’ll be advised how silly I’m for mentioned appropriate decide.
So, within the spirit of letting everybody name me silly, I’m going full-blown troll and offering you the worst attainable mock draft you’ll ever see.
Yes, that is proper: I’m making TERRIBLE PICKS. And lest you assume that is an outrageous train, let’s bear in mind the Raiders as soon as took JaMarcus Russell with the primary total decide in a draft that featured Calvin Johnson and Joe Thomas, two can’t-miss prospects who are actually Hall of Famers. Jake Locker and Blaine Gabbert have been drafted proper in entrance of J.J. Watt (and Locker was taken in entrance of Tyron Smith too).
The Eagles drafted Jalen Reagor over Justin Jefferson … and nonetheless went to a Super Bowl regardless of themselves. Even Bill Belichick took N’Keal Harry as an alternative of Deebo Samuel, A.J. Brown or D.Okay. Metcalf.
Stop pretending your favourite NFL staff makes the appropriate choices on draft evening. NFL groups do silly issues on a regular basis. Come be a part of me on a voyage of dangerous choices!
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