Kiper: 2016 NFL Draft Grades

With the 2016 NFL draft in the books, Mel Kiper gives his grades on all 32 draft classes. The Jacksonville Jaguars head the class.

Leaf: Seeing Manziel is like looking in a mirror (1:24)
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Which teams did best job of filling draft needs?

The Colts did well to draft offensive linemen to protect QB Andrew Luck. Here's a statistical look at the seven teams that did the best job of addressing their needs during the draft.

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Projecting booms, busts among top QBs

Should the Browns draft Carson Wentz or Jared Goff at No. 2? Football Outsiders' QBASE projection system shows a distinct favorite, and evaluates four more quarterback prospects.

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Ten takeaways from the NFL draft

From rookie quarterbacks and their immediate impact -- will any of them start Week 1? -- to the final word on Laremy Tunsil's tumble, Kevin Seifert looks back at 10 storylines from the weekend.

Boehringer excited to be drafted by favorite team (1:43)
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NFL draft: A day with Laquon Treadwell

Laquon Treadwell takes ESPN behind the scenes to one of the biggest nights of his young life, the 2016 NFL draft. The former Ole Miss wide receiver was picked by the Minnesota Vikings with the 23rd overall pick, and has officially begun his NFL career.

McShay: Connor Cook should learn from McCarron (0:24)
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German talent is coming to the NFL draft in 2016

Moritz Boehringer, a 6-foot-4, 227-pound WR who ran a 4.45 40-yard dash for scouts, has visits scheduled with NFL teams. The challenge is deciding what to make of German Football League tape.

Herm: Braxton Miller will be like Wes Welker for Texans (0:40)
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McShay: Best, riskiest picks of Day 2

Todd McShay presents his favorite picks from Day 2 of the 2016 NFL draft, along with those that come with some risk. The Bills found great value with Alabama LB Reggie Ragland in Round 2.


Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Three Packers OTA practices will be open to the public, weather permitting: Tuesday, May 24, Thursday, June 2 and Monday, June 6. The same for the mandatory minicamp, June 14-16.

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Panthers coach Ron Rivera can hit his drives a mile. He just winds up hitting his second shot from areas like this on the first hole of the Wells Fargo Championship Pro-Am.


David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Panthers coach Ron Rivera leaned on his wife, Stephanie, for coaching during the Wells Fargo Championship Pro-Am that was shortened by rain.


David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Panthers coach Ron Rivera loves golf but probably not for the reason you think. Here's his explanation after his round at the Wells Fargo Championship Pro-Am was cut short by a storm.


Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bills have officially agreed to terms with 14 undrafted free agents, including Kansas State FB Glenn Gronkowski. Other notable names: Oklahoma LB Erik Striker, Purdue C Rob Kugler and Georgia K Marshall Morgan.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

As expected, the Los Angeles Rams are picking up the fifth-year options on both WR Tavon Austin and LB Alec Ogletree, per league source. Ogletree would make $8.369 million and Austin would get $12.268 million for the 2017 season under the options. The Rams have discussed contract extensions for both players and would like to get something done before either would play under the option.

Jeff Legwold ESPN Staff Writer 

Mark Sanchez said today he reached out to all of the Broncos draft picks this past weekend and that second-round pick Adam Gotsis responded with a text "thanks mate." So, Sanchez said: "I looked him up a little more and I was 'oh got it Down Under, perfect'." Gotsis is a native of Australia and former Australian Rules football player.

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I fear for my man RG3. Hue Jackson landed his guy Cody Kessler, deadly accurate, athletic "coach's dream" kind of QB from USC. Oh, no.

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Jerry Jones is covering backside by regretting not landing Paxton Lynch? He should be more worried about taking Dak Prescott over Cardale.

Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

As expected, Ravens not picking up fifth-year option on safety Matt Elam. He will be a free agent after the 2016 season. Elam has been one of the Ravens' biggest first-round disappointments.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Browns have released LB Scott Solomon, per ESPN's Adam Caplan. The previous coaching staff talked up Solomon like he was Clay Matthews times two, but Solomon missed most of 2015 with a knee injury.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Titans first-round pick Jack Conklin says on The Midday 180 in Nashville that his 7-foot wingspan is very helpful at times beyond football -- like when he drops the remote.