Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports


49ers Move into Second in 2017 Draft Order

Oct 23, 2016 at 10:38 PM--


There is a silver lining to the San Francisco 49ers losing their sixth-straight game. They moved up two spots in their projected 2017 draft order. Last week, they were in line to have the fourth overall selection in the draft. Following Week 7's 34-17 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, they have moved up to the second overall pick if the season were to end today. The 49ers win a tiebreaker with the Chicago Bears due to a weaker strength of schedule.

The number one spot belongs to the winless Cleveland Browns. Monday night's game is not expected to impact the 49ers' placement at the top of the order.

How high the 49ers will actually select will be determined by the rest of the season and their final record.

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.

TeamRecordSOS
1 Cleveland Browns 0-7 .542
2 San Francisco 49ers 1-6 .533
3 Chicago Bears 1-6 .591
4 Carolina Panthers 1-5 .500
5 New York Jets 2-5 .553
6 Jacksonville Jaguars 2-4 .463
7 New Orleans Saints 2-4 .525
8 Baltimore Ravens 3-4 .438
9 Indianapolis Colts 3-4 .457
10 Miami Dolphins 3-4 .510
11 Tennessee Titans (from Rams) 3-4 .511
12 Tennessee Titans 3-4 .511
13 Cincinnati Bengals 3-4 .511
14 San Diego Chargers 3-4 .533
15 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3-3 .413
16 Arizona Cardinals 3-3-1 .500
17 Buffalo Bills 4-3 .439
18 Detroit Lions 4-3 .468
19 Atlanta Falcons 4-3 .511
20 Washington Redskins 4-3 .511
21 Cleveland Browns (from Eagles) 4-2 --
22 Denver Broncos 4-2 --
23 Kansas City Chiefs 4-2 --
24 Green Bay Packers 4-2 --
25 Atlanta Falcons 4-3 --
26 Pittsburgh Steelers 4-3 --
27 Houston Texans 4-2 --
28 Seattle Seahawks 4-1-1 --
29 Oakland Raiders 5-2 --
30 Philadelphia Eagles (from Vikings) 5-1 --
31 Dallas Cowboys 5-1 --
32 New England Patriots 6-1 --

* 21-32 based on projected playoff seeding, not record or strength of schedule





More San Francisco 49ers News



S Jaquiski Tartt to announce 49ers' second-day picks at 2021 NFL Draft

By Kirk Larrabee
Apr 23, 2021

Jaquiski Tartt has been chosen as the San Francisco 49ers' in-person player representative at this year's NFL Draft, which will take place in Cleveland, Ohio from April 29 to May 1. Tartt, who recently re-signed with the 49ers on a one-year deal, is among 32 current and former players slated to announce their team's selections on the second day of this year's draft. Other current players scheduled to participate include defensive end Myles Garrett (Browns), defensive back Byron Jones (Dolphins), linebacker Demario



Draft grades roundup: 49ers get mixed reviews for second-round selection of OL Aaron Banks

By Kirk Larrabee
Apr 30, 2021

Did the San Francisco 49ers land a potential long-term starter on the offensive line in second-round selection Aaron Banks of Notre Dame? Or did they reach on a player who might not be the best choice for their system? Early reactions to the pick from online analysts are all over the board on this one, with some praising the pick and others thinking the Bay Area native Banks isn't the right fit for his hometown team. Let's take a look at the reaction to this pick from those who have been posting instant analysis online. Click on a name or site to see that analyst's full grades. *



Kurt Warner dives into 49ers draft mindset, states his preference for pick three

By Kirk Larrabee
Apr 24, 2021

Like most of us, NFL Network analyst and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner doesn't know for sure which player the 49ers will choose when the time comes to reveal their selection at pick three of the 2021 NFL Draft. But he does have a personal preference for that pick, along with some thoughts on what factors the 49ers have been weighing throughout the decision-making process. Warner was a guest on The Rich Eisen Show Friday, days before he and the NFL Network will head to Cleveland, Ohio for this year's NFL Draft. Warner took several minutes to discuss what could happen at pick three, saying he believes the 49ers' decision could come down to what direction they'd like to take from current starter Jimmy Garoppolo. In particular, Warner thinks Alabama



'His football mind is second to none': 49ers rookie Trey Lance excited to work with Kyle Shanahan

By David Bonilla
Apr 30, 2021

Everyone is excited to see Kyle Shanahan deviate from what many assumed to be his prototype quarterback and go with a potentially dynamic playmaker in Trey Lance with the No. 3 overall pick. Fans are eager to see what the head coach and play-caller does with his new versatile weapon. The former North Dakota State quarterback is equally eager to see how Shanahan utilizes his talents. "He makes it work," Lance said of Shanahan during a one-on-one conversation with 49ers team reporter Keiana Martin on Thursday night. "Obviously, what he does on the field, his football mind, just the little bit I have gotten to talk to him, you can see it. And everyone in that organization is that way, so I'm


Featured

Trending News

Share 49ersWebzone