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NFL draft: Follow every pick live

The Rams picked Cal QB Jared Goff No. 1 overall. Track every pick of the NFL draft with real-time reaction. Watch it all live on ESPN & WatchESPN.

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16dKevin van Valkenburg

Does Carson Wentz really add up to $20M?

If North Dakota State's Carson Wentz is selected at No. 2, it will represent one of the greatest gambles in modern draft history. Yet the compliments and the hype just keep building.

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7mMike Clay

Live blog: What is Goff's fantasy value with Rams?

Want instant fantasy analysis of first-round NFL draft selections soon after they are made? Mike Clay provides his thoughts on relevant players and their values for 2016 and beyond.

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2dElizabeth Merrill

How Jaylon Smith became a hopeful mystery

Once considered a top-five pick, the surest thing in the NFL draft has gone from a certainty to an unknown. But the former Notre Dame star linebacker and his surgeon are teeming with optimism.

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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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10dSeth Wickersham

Should NFL teams worry about Robert Nkemdiche?

Once considered to be a lock for the top five, the talented but enigmatic Robert Nkemdiche can't fathom how buying a panther might be an issue for NFL teams.

10dSeth Wickersham

Should NFL teams worry about Robert Nkemdiche?

Once considered to be a lock for the top five, the talented but enigmatic Robert Nkemdiche can't fathom how buying a panther might be an issue for NFL teams.

Rams, Eagles and Chargers to kick off NFL Draft (2:12)
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Picking the best draft pick ever for all 32 NFL teams

NFL Nation reporters pick the top draft pick of all time for every team. There are Hall of Famers galore, including Barry Sanders and Lawrence Taylor, plus three current quarterbacks.

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19hDarren Rovell

Romo's fantasy company gets injunction vs. NFL

A judge granted Tony Romo's fantasy football company a temporary injunction that bars the NFL from contacting sponsors of the fan-centric conference for the next two weeks.


Eagles take Carson Wentz at No. 2

After trading with the Browns for the No. 2 pick last week, the Eagles landed North Dakota State's Carson Wentz as their QB of the future. Draft results & analysis

McShay scouting report: Carson Wentz

Todd McShay breaks down film of the Eagles' newest member. What are the strengths and weaknesses of the No. 2 pick?


Rams select QB Goff with 1st pick

The St. Louis Rams select QB Jared Goff out of California with the first pick.


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With the No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams select Cal QB Jared Goff.

Phil Sheridan ESPN Staff Writer 

Worth noting: Goff and Wentz have same agents. Eagles likely knew for sure they could get Wentz. #PHIPick

Chris Fallica ESPN Staff Writer 

Carson Wentz would be the highest selection from North Dakota State. The Bison have had 3 2nd round picks, most recently Phil Hansen in 1991.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Pocket mobility and vision. Those are two keys to Jared Goff's game. Add in the quick release and the high-level football IQ. There should be an expected transition process with Goff moving into the Rams' pro-style offense, but this club needed a major boost at the position. Run the ball, play defense under Gregg Williams and reduce the stress on Goff as a rookie.

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Jared Goff hit on only 4 of the 7 Parcells Rules for drafting QBs, but could have hit all seven if he had stayed for his senior year.

Kiper scouting report: Jared Goff

Get to know the newest Ram, No. 1 overall pick Jared Goff. Mel Kiper Jr. offers his analysis on the former Cal quarterback's game.


Phil Sheridan ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rams do indeed select Cal's Jared Goff at No. 1. Eagles are on the clock. They didn't trade five picks for anything but a QB. Believe that Carson Wentz is about to hear his name called.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

No surprise, the Los Angeles Rams selected Cal quarterback Jared Goff with the first pick in the 2016 NFL draft. A few things the Rams really like about Goff: his ability to maneuver in the pocket, his ability to take hits and continue to produce under pressure and how he takes care of the ball (especially in the red zone).

Rams take Jared Goff No. 1 overall

Former Cal QB Jared Goff is headed to L.A. The Rams used the top pick they acquired in a blockbuster deal with the Titans to select a QB to build around. Results and analysis

Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer 

Is this the year the Colts finally select an offensive lineman that can protect Andrew Luck? Indy with the No. 18 pick

Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

My vantage point for the draft tonight.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

A lonely Blake Bortles jersey as fans wait for the Rams' first overall pick.

Watch: 2016 NFL draft from Chicago

The Rams and Eagles are making the first two picks, respectively, as the first round of the NFL draft gets underway. Who's your team taking? Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Tomlin and Kevin Colbert will address Steelers media in a few hours after making the 25th pick, or later.

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The Bears are prepared in the event multiple trades occur before they pick at No. 11. "We have more than 11 names right now....that we're prepared to go with," Bears GM Ryan Pace said.

Phil Sheridan ESPN Staff Writer 

There shouldn't be any shocks for the Eagles in tonight's draft. The shocks came when they traded from 13 to 8 and 8 to 2 in the first round.

Todd McShay ESPN Senior Writer 

I think Myles Jack, once thought to be a potential top-five pick, goes between picks No. 12 and 17 due to concerns over his knee injury.

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman won't be here to discuss his first-round pick for about three hours ... assuming he doesn't trade up or out of the first round. Out would be the more likely scenario, but that doesn't seem likely. I still like the odds of him picking a DE or DT.