NFL Draft 2011
MUST-SEE NFL DRAFT COVERAGE
- Play The Feud
- Blaine Gabbert and Jake Locker battled to be drafted higher and will now be division rivals.
- Looks Familiar
- Denver picked Von Miller, who plays like longtime Broncos nemisis Derrick Thomas
- The Only Play
- Minesota is taking heat for drafting Christian Ponder, but it really didn't have a choice.
- D.C. Moves
- The Redskins made the right call when they selected Purdue DE Ryan Kerrigan.
- Safety Dance
- By avoiding the lure of the QB, the Bills and the Dolphins played it safe with their picks.
- Mild West
- NFC West teams had QB questions, but their answer was to beef up other areas of need.
LOOK BACK AT PREVIOUS NFL DRAFTS
- Ram Tough?
- Injury concerns did not deter St. Louis from making ultra-accurate QB Sam Bradford its franchise player.
- 2010 NFL draft coverage »
- Detroit QB City
- The Lions had many needs but couldn't pass up a chance at a franchise QB like Matthew Stafford.
- 2009 NFL draft coverage »
- Fish Tale
- Seeing an OT who could anchor its line for years to come, Miami selected Jake Long No. 1 overall.
- 2008 NFL draft coverage »
- The Big One
- Enticed by a big arm and bigger upside, the Raiders took JaMarcus Russell No. 1 overall.
- 2007 NFL draft coverage »
- Super Mario
- The Texans surprised everyone by taking DE Mario Williams with the first overall pick.
- 2006 NFL draft coverage »
- 49ers' Mr. Smith
- San Francisco liked the potential of QB Alex Smith and made him the No. 1 overall pick.
- 2005 NFL draft coverage »
- Kevin Weidl retweeted
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COMPLETE DRAFT HISTORY
How has your team drafted in previous years? View the history of the draft dating to 1967.
|1 Cam Newton||QB||Panthers||93|
|2 Von Miller||--||Broncos||97|
|3 Marcell Dareus||DT||Bills||97|
|4 A.J. Green||WR||Bengals||97|
|5 Patrick Peterson||--||Cardinals||97|
|6 Julio Jones||WR||Falcons||95|
|7 Aldon Smith||DE||49ers||93|
|8 Jake Locker||QB||Titans||90|
|9 Tyron Smith||OT||Cowboys||95|
|10 Blaine Gabbert||QB||Jaguars||96|
|11 J.J. Watt||DE||Texans||93|
|12 Christian Ponder||QB||Vikings||85|
|13 Nick Fairley||DT||Lions||94|
|14 Robert Quinn||DE||Rams||96|
|15 Mike Pouncey||--||Dolphins||92|
|16 Ryan Kerrigan||DE||Redskins||92|
|17 Nate Solder||OT||Patriots||91|
|18 Corey Liuget||DT||Chargers||93|
|19 Prince Amukamara||--||Giants||95|
|20 Adrian Clayborn||DE||Buccaneers||89|
|21 Phil Taylor||DT||Browns||90|
|22 Anthony Castonzo||OT||Colts||94|
|23 Danny Watkins||OG||Eagles||89|
|24 Cameron Jordan||DE||Saints||95|
|25 James Carpenter||OG||Seahawks||85|
|26 Jonathan Baldwin||WR||Chiefs||85|
|27 Jimmy Smith||--||Ravens||92|
|28 Mark Ingram||RB||Saints||92|
|29 Gabe Carimi||OT||Bears||91|
|30 Muhammad Wilkerson||DE||Jets||91|
|31 Cameron Heyward||DE||Steelers||88|
|32 Derek Sherrod||OT||Packers||87|
NFL DRAFT EXTRAS
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