Found April 26, 2012 on Football Nation:
PLAYERS: Trent RichardsonAndrew LuckRoger GoodellRobert GriffinCam NewtonMorris ClaiborneMatt KalilJustin BlackmonSam BradfordJeff FisherMelvin IngramRyan TannehillMel Kiper Jr.Todd McshayJulius PeppersLuke KuechlyRomeo CrennelDontari PoeDavid DeCastroKevin KolbMark BarronRob RyanMike AdamsFletcher CoxCoby FleenerJerome SimpsonRiley ReiffJonathan MartinDre KirkpatrickMike MunchakDoug MartinCordy GlennStephen HIllWhitney MercilusJames FarriorCourtney UpshawKendall WrightAndre JohnsonHarrison SmithClay MatthewsPeter KonzMatt BirkAlex SmithRandy MossJerel WorthyLavonte DavidBenJarvus Green-Ellis
TEAMS: Indianapolis ColtsWashington RedskinsCleveland BrownsMinnesota VikingsSt. Louis RamsJacksonville JaguarsMiami DolphinsCarolina PanthersChicago BearsBuffalo BillsSeattle SeahawksArizona CardinalsDallas CowboysDenver BroncosPhiladelphia EaglesCincinnati BengalsSan Diego ChargersTennessee TitansOakland RaidersAtlanta FalconsDetroit LionsPittsburgh SteelersHouston TexansGreen Bay PackersBaltimore RavensSan Francisco 49ersTampa Bay BuccaneersKansas City ChiefsNew York JetsNew England PatriotsNew Orleans SaintsNew York GiantsAlabama Crimson TideStanford CardinalBaylor BearsLSU TigersUSC TrojansOklahoma State CowboysSouth Carolina GamecocksTexas A&M AggiesNotre Dame Fighting IrishBoston College EaglesMemphis TigersMississippi State BulldogsIowa HawkeyesBoise State BroncosGeorgia BulldogsGeorgia Tech Yellow JacketsIllinois Fighting IlliniWisconsin BadgersMichigan State Spartans
In recent weeks their have been countless mock drafts, each claiming this is best or worst case scenario.  Well, I have another mock draft for you. However, unlike previous versions, I am throwing caution out the window, and adding a little spice to this one. You want one more draft day deal? I've got two more for you. You want surprises, I've got that too. You want HBO, too???!!! Call your local cable provider. Draft day is upon us, and no one, not even the Mel Kipers and Todd McShays of the world know what is going to happen. But, if I was a betting man(I am not), this is how I see the first round playing out:   Indianapolis Colts- Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford- The Colts have already informed Luck he will be the first overall selection in this April’s Draft, but, even so, Indianapolis still takes a good five minutes to get the pick in to commissioner Roger Goodell. Experts agree he might be the surest prospect at the quarterback position, but what type of talent Indy su...

Browns Trade for Trent Richardson, Patriots Moving Up Among Big Surprises in First Round of NFL Draft

The first round of the 2012 NFL Draft provided plenty of surprises on Thursday night. The Cleveland Browns may not have had the first pick, but they kicked off the excitement on the night by swapping picks with the Minnesota Vikings to ensure that they got their man -- Alabama running back Trent Richardson. The fun kept coming as the round continued. The Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville...

Jets to trade up for Trent Richardson?

Jets to trade up for Trent Richardson? There’s building buzz that the New York Jets might be interested in trading up from No. 16 to the fourth overall pick, currently held by the Browns, in a bid to acquire the game-breaking Alabama tailback. Richardson said he got a call from the Jets, who wanted his contact information, on Sunday when he arrived in New York City. With new offensive...

Barry Sanders defends Richardson

The former Lions RB refuted Jim Brown's critique and came to the defense of new Browns RB Trent Richardson, comparing his size and skill set to Maurice Jones-Drew.

Report: Jets Looking to Trade Up in Draft for Trent Richardson

Rex Ryan knows how to stir up controversy. And in an offseason which saw the Jets make headlines by trading for Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow, the Jets appear on the verge of making another big-time splash. The Jets have apparently made contact with Alabama running back and top-five hopeful Trent Richardson, in what is looking like another draft-day deal for the Jets, according to...

Browns trade up to No. 3 in NFL draft

The Cleveland Browns say they have moved up from the No. 4 spot to No. 3 in the NFL draft A team spokesman confirmed the Browns have swapped picks with the Minnesota Vikings. Cleveland also will give Minnesota a fourth-, fifth- and seventh-round pick in this year's draft. The Browns, who had a league-high 13 picks, are expected to use the No. 3 selection on Alabama running...

Bucs' sly maneuvers land two first-rounders

TAMPA For weeks, the talk focused on Louisiana State cornerback Morris Claiborne, sprinkled with speculation about Alabama tailback Trent Richardson. But Thursday night, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers ran a misdirection play moving down two slots on the first-round ladder while three other teams climbed ahead of them and landed the player they said they were targeting all along. Who...

NFL Rumors: Rams to Shop Jackson, in Hunt for Richardson

The Washington Redskins continue to haunt the Cleveland Browns during the off-season. Per NBC Sports’ Evan Silva, The St. Louis Rams will reportedly shop long-time running back Steven Jackson this week as the 29-year-old bruising back is allegedly unhappy with his current contract. If Jackson is moved – with the reported price being a mid-round pick due to age, contract and...

Q&A with Buccaneers' GM Mark Dominik

TAMPA It's hard to find many realistic scenarios these days in which Alabama tailback Trent Richardson tumbles to the fifth pick of the three-day NFL Draft kicking off Thursday night at 8 and into the awaiting embrace of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Conventional wisdom suggests that the Cleveland Browns, selecting in the fourth position, will snatch up the highly touted Crimson...

NFL Draft: Browns to Acquire No. 3 Pick from Vikings

In fear of potentially being jumped, the Cleveland Browns have traded up to the third-overall pick in order to acquire Alabama running back Trent Richardson.  Reported first by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, this move solidifies the Browns’ first first-round selection, allowing Tom Heckert’s scenario board to unfold knowing that the backfield has been addressed. A three-down back,...

Broncos appear likely to trade down in draft

The NFL Draft will begin in less than half an hour and the trades have already started.  The Cleveland Browns have traded up to the third overall selection (via the Minnesota Vikings) to select Alabama running back Trent Richardson, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The Browns traded picks in the 1st, 4th, 5th and 7th rounds to move up one spot.  There were several other teams...
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