2015 Round One Mock Draft

This mock draft is by Brandon Graham, a writer for 49erswebzone.com.

Version 3.0 - Updated April 28, 2015

1

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

QB Jameis Winston, Florida St.

I imagine he already has the playbook

2

Philadelphia Eagles

QB Marcus Mariota, Oregon

TRADE: PHI trades Sam Bradford, #20, #52, #113 and 2016 1st rounder to TEN for #2 overall. Chip gets his man

3

Jacksonville Jaguars

OLB Dante Fowler, Jr., Florida

Jags land the draft's premier pass rusher

4

Oakland Raiders

DT Leonard Williams

The Raiders are tempted by the receivers, but jump on the draft's best player

5

Cleveland Browns

WR Amari Cooper, Alabama

TRADE: CLE trades #12, #43, and #111 to WAS for #5. Browns move up to get a true #1 WR

6

New York Jets

OLB Vic Beasley, Clemson

Jets go with the pass rush specialist

7

Chicago Bears

DT Danny Shelton, Washington

Bears find the center piece for their retooled defensive line

8

Atlanta Falcons

OLB Randy Gregory, Nebraska

Despite his off-field issues, Atlanta in love w/ Gregory's potential

9

New York Giants

OG Brandon Scherff, Iowa

Typical Giants move as they take best lineman in the draft

10

St. Louis Rams

WR Kevin White, West Virginia

Rams are thrilled the dynamic playmaker is still on the board

11

Minnesota Vikings

CB Trae Waynes, Michigan St.

Vikings think about receiver before settling on the perhaps the draft's best corner

12

Washington Redskins

OT La'el Collins, LSU, LSU

Redskins go BPA and find a long-term solution at RT

13

New Orleans Saints

DE Shane Ray, Missouri

Ray's stock is dropping, but Saints pounce on the talented defender

14

Miami Dolphins

WR DeVante Parker, Louisville

Parker instantly becomes the team's top wideout

15

San Francisco 49ers

RB Todd Gurley, Georgia

Anything but predictable, Trent Baalke wants this team to ground and pound

16

Houston Texans

WR Nelson Agholor, USC

Texans love the idea of pairing Agholor w/ DeAndre Hopkins

17

San Diego Chargers

DT Eddie Goldman, Florida St.

Chargers get a versatile lineman to help in the trenches

18

Kansas City Chiefs

CB Kevin Johnson, Wake Forest

Chiefs address their secondary with a guy climbing up the board

19

Cleveland Browns

OT Ereck Flowers, Miami

Flowers should shore up the right side in Cleveland

20

Tennessee Titans

DT Arik Armstead, Oregon

Titans banking on Amstead's sky high potential

21

Cincinnati Bengals

OT Andrus Peat, Stanford

Peat may be the best true LT in the entire draft

22

Pittsburgh Steelers

CB Marcus Peters, Washington

Their secondary play was awful last season, so they draft a corner who should start right away

23

Detroit Lions

OT D.J. Humphries, Florida

Lions find a long-term solution for the RT position

24

Arizona Cardinals

OLB Eli Harold, Virginia

Arizona needs some explosion on the outside and Harold is at his best when he's rushing the quarterback

25

Carolina Panthers

OT T.J. Clemmings, Pittsburgh

There's no way the Panthers don't take a tackle here

26

Baltimore Ravens

WR Dorial Green-Beckham, Missouri

Can Steve Smith mentor the talented yet troubled wideout?

27

Dallas Cowboys

RB Melvin Gordon, Wisconsin

Cowboys will consider defense, but ultimately go with the home run threat

28

Denver Broncos

OT Cedric Ogbuehi, Texas A&M

Ogbuehi may not start right away, but he has the potential to start on the right side for a long time

29

Indianapolis Colts

DT Carl Davis, Iowa

Davis appears to have a high ceiling and his Senior Bowl performance re-enforced just how good he can be

30

Green Bay Packers

CB Jalen Collins, LSU

Packers need help at corner

31

New Orleans Saints

WR Breshad Perriman, UCF

Saints take a big fast target to replace lost production of Jimmy Graham and Kenny Stills

32

New England Patriots

CB Eric Rowe, Utah

Pats will love his experience at corner and safety