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Ira Kaufman's Mock Draft

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Published:   |   Updated: April 25, 2013 at 12:39 PM

1. Chiefs: Luke Joeckel, T, Texas A&M. Comment: Safe pick, 10-year starter

2. Jaguars: Bjoern Werner, DE, Florida State. Comment: Too much upside as a pass rusher

3. Raiders: Star Lotulelei, DT, Utah. Comment: Oakland's D-line is in shambles

4. Eagles: Eric Fisher, T, Central Michigan. Comment: Got to protect the man under center

5. Lions: Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama. Comment: A solid cover corner is needed in Motown

6. Browns: Geno Smith, QB, West Virginia. Comment: Perpetual quest for a QB continues

7. Cardinals: Chance Warmack, G, Alabama. Comment: Plug him in for a decade

8. Bills: Barkevious Mingo, LB, LSU. Comment: A welcome play-maker on defense

9. Jets: Dion Jordan, LB, Oregon. Comment: This kid could be special

10. Titans: Ezekiel Ansah, DE, Brigham Young. Comment: Can't have enough pass rushers

11. Chargers: Lane Johnson, T, Oklahoma. Comment: Protecting Philip Rivers is Job 1

12. Dolphins: Tyler Eifert, TE, Notre Dame. Comment: Adding weapons piece by piece

13. Jets (from TB): Tavon Austin, WR, West Virginia. Comment: Can go the distance at any time

14. Panthers: Sharif Floyd, DT, Florida. Comment: Carolina needs more beef in the middle

15. Saints: Datone Jones, DE, UCLA. Comment: Sean Payton craves a better pass rush

16. Rams: Kenny Vaccaro, S, Texas. Comment: Too good to pass up midway through Round 1

17. Steelers: Arthur Brown, LB, Kansas State. Comment: Fits Mike Tomlin's mold – smart and fast

18. Cowboys: Jarvis Jones, LB, Georgia. Comment: Monte Kiffin will find a way to use him

19. Giants: Desmond Trufant. CB, Washington. Comment: Good bloodlines and ball skills

20. Bears: Manti Te'o, LB, Notre Dame. Comment: Has instincts you can't teach

21. Bengals: Keenan Allen, WR, California. Comment: Will thrive opposite A.J. Green

22. Rams (from Wash.): DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Clemson. Comment: Bradford needs more weapons

23. Vikings: Cordarelle Patterson, WR, Tennessee. Comment: The run is on for impact wideouts

24. Colts: Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri. Comment: Indy's D-line is in flux at the moment

25. Vikings (from Sea.): Xavier Rhodes, CB, Florida State. Comment: Too big and tough to bypass

26. Packers: Robert Woods, WR, Southern Cal. Comment: All he does is score touchdowns

27. Texans: Terrance Williams, WR, Baylor. Comment: Andre Johnson finds a dance partner

28. Broncos: Alec Ogletree, LB, Georgia. Comment: John Fox will get the best out of him

29. Patriots: Johnathan Hankins, DT, Ohio State. Comment: Will find a place in their 3-4 front

30. Falcons: Johnthan Banks, CB, Mississippi State. Comment: Boasts length and agility

31. 49ers: Jesse Williams, DT, Alabama. Comment: Weight-room freak can also play the game

32. Ravens: Kevin Minter, LB, LSU. Comment: Arrives to the ball quickly in a foul mood

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