With free agents starting to be signed by their respective teams and released players signing with new teams, it’s time to make some updates to the 2014 mock draft. Free agency starts soon and the rumors are already swirling. It’s that time of the year and this is when fans really get into GM mode and want to make Madden rosters for their teams.
See also: My 2015 NFL Mock Draft in connection to my 2014 Post-Combine NFL Mock Draft. Changes for the new 2015 coming soon as well as my first 3 round mock for 2014.
Also check out my list of NFL Mock Draft Databases to see what other people think about the upcoming draft.
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2014 NFL Mock Draft: Round 1
1. Houston Texans - Blake Bortles QB/UCF
With the NFL Combine and Pro Day out of the way for Bortles, I still think he did enough to warrant this pick by the Texans. He’s actually #3 on my QB board, but he just seems to have that “swag” factor! I hate the word “swag” btw! I think it’s between Bortles and Clowney for this pick. No one else is in the mix for me, well besides Watkins.
2. St. Louis Rams (from Washington Redskins) - Greg Robinson OT/Auburn
As appealing as Watkins may be to the Rams, protecting Bradford is too much of a bigger need. By the luck of a failed physical Saffold returned, but they need a lot more work. With the recent law issues facing Lewan, there may not be a top prospect available with their 2nd pick. Robinson is the best prospect at this position. (more…)