The front end of the first round provides plenty of intrigue, as we could see a handful of quarterbacks and one of the best running back prospects in recent history go within the first six picks.
However, the back end of the first round and beginning of the second are also noteworthy, as a few collegiate stars could garner playing time for Super Bowl contenders.
Here's a look at two such prospects, as well as takes on where they may end up and why.
2018 NFL Mock Draft
1. Cleveland Browns: USC...
The earliest stages of free agency have started to have an interesting impact on the 2018 NFL draft and the prospect stock market.
Cincinnati Bengals backup quarterback AJ McCarron won his grievance against the team and is headed to unrestricted free agency, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, throwing another potential starting quarterback on the market and altering the outlook.
This comes a little ways before the scouting combine and a draft in which four quarterbacks could come off the...
The Cleveland Browns made big waves on Friday as they agreed deals to trade for Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor, Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry and Green Bay Packers cornerback Damarious Randall, according to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com. Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer was sent to the Packers as part of the Randall deal.
They weren't the only team at the top of the 2018 NFL draft order making trades, as the New York Giants also picked up Los Angeles Rams linebacker Alec...