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49ers Remain at No. 2 Spot in Draft Order Following 12th Straight Loss

Dec 11, 2016 at 8:38 PM--


The Cleveland Browns probably aren't going to win a game going forward this season and the San Francisco 49ers probably aren't going to either. The Browns remain winless while the 49ers have dropped 12 straight on their way to a 1-12 record.

Their latest embarrassment involved blowing a 14-point lead and losing to the second backup quarterback in as many weeks. The New York Jets fought back and took the game into overtime where they won 23-17.

As far as the 2017 NFL Draft goes, that leaves the 49ers exactly where they were entering Week 14 – in the number two spot.

Of course, a victory wouldn't have necessarily been a bad thing. The would have been further away from the top pick – you know, in case the Browns actually pull off a win at some point – but they wouldn't have been in any worse situation. The 49ers, like the Jacksonville Jaguars, would have both been 2-11, but San Francisco owns the tiebreaker with a weaker strength of schedule. So they would have remained at the number two spot.

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The 49ers have the Atlanta Falcons, Los Angeles Rams, and Seattle Seahawks remaining on their schedule. The Browns have the Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers, and Pittsburgh Steelers remaining on theirs.

Below is the current draft order, based on playoff seeding (21-32), record, and strength of schedule (SOS), for all 32 first-round spots if the season ended today. Of course, the order of playoff teams would eventually be determined by the completed playoff picture and Super Bowl winner.

The table below is following the New York Giants win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night but before the Monday night game between the New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens.

Team Record SOS
1 Cleveland Browns 0-13 .569
2 San Francisco 49ers 1-12 .497
3 Jacksonville Jaguars 2-11 .548
4 Chicago Bears 3-10 .521
5 New York Jets 4-9 .476
6 Tennessee Titans (from Rams) 4-9 .518
7 Carolina Panthers 5-8 .503
8 New Orleans Saints 5-8 .536
9 Cleveland Browns (from Eagles) 5-8 .538
10 San Diego Chargers 5-8 .544
11 Arizona Cardinals 5-7-1 .464
12 Cincinnati Bengals 5-7-1 .500
13 Indianapolis Colts 6-7 .497
14 Buffalo Bills 6-7 .503
15 Tennessee Titans 7-6 .462
16 Philadelphia Eagles (from Vikings) 7-6 .515
17 Green Bay Packers 7-6 .533
18 Washington Redskins 7-5-1 .536
19 Baltimore Ravens 7-5 .482
20 Miami Dolphins 8-5 .428
21 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 8-5 --
22 Denver Broncos 8-5 --
23 New York Giants 9-4 --
24 Oakland Raiders 10-3 --
25 Houston Texans 7-6 --
26 Atlanta Falcons 8-5 --
27 Pittsburgh Steelers 8-5 --
28 Seattle Seahawks 8-4-1 --
29 Detroit Lions 9-4 --
30 Kansas City Chiefs 10-3 --
31 New England Patriots 10-2 --
32 Dallas Cowboys 11-2 --

* 21-32 based on projected playoff seeding, not record or strength of schedule
** Trades show the record of the origin team





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