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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Andrew Healy

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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NFL draft trade tracker

A full look at all the moves made during the NFL draft, broken down by team.

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2dElizabeth Merrill

Jaylon Smith cries tears of joy over selection to Cowboys

The tears flowed, the hugs happened and the bowling commenced. Jaylon Smith's draft party culminated in a celebration of a second-round draft selection by the Cowboys at No. 34 overall.

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Sheil Kapadia ESPN Writer 

Seahawks GM John Schneider on signing UDFAs: "It's crazy. I'm trying to keep my armpits like this [hidden] so people can't see it. It's pretty intense."

Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

Bears used 4th-rd pick on Miami S Deon Bush, 6th-rd pick on William & Mary S DeAndre Houston Carson, spelling trouble for vet Antrel Rolle.

James Walker ESPN Staff Writer 

According to new Dolphins OL Laremy Tunsil, one of the first people to contact him after the draft was starting QB Ryan Tannehill. "He texted me (Thursday)," Tunsil said. "So that's a sign of (knowing) he has my back."

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers like sixth-round pick Travis Feeney's, uh, aggressiveness. "He puts his body in some reckless places and does it without concern," said GM Kevin Colbert about the pass rusher out of Washington. "He's exciting. He flies around."

Kiper's 2016 NFL Draft Grades

With all the picks in the books, Mel Kiper grades all 32 draft classes. Assessments (Insider)

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The Dallas Cowboys drafted someone who hasn't played football since he was 14. But he can dunk: es.pn/1pVYAHC

KC Joyner @KCJoynerTFS

Got Josh Doctson as highest rated among rookie WRs. Washington will find ways to get him into the vertical game.

KC Joyner @KCJoynerTFS

Ezekiel Elliott + Dallas O line = Top five fantasy RB if the Cowboys use him as a bell cow.

Herm: It has become a sub-package league

Herman Edwards says some defenders were picked high in the NFL draft because you need players on your base defense to be able to play in space and on all downs.

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