Jacksonville Jaguars land two prospects in cover32 Round One Mock Draft 3.0

DFS preseason week two
DFS preseason week two

Eight days. That’s how long remains until the NFL Draft is finally upon us, an event that was pushed back two weeks this year, but feels like it’s two months late.

Soon, all of the pre-draft nonsense will be over. The Scouting Combine will be in the rearview mirror. There won’t be any more pro days or private workouts. And the rumor mill will close up shop. Finally, teams will be on the clock and making picks.

Who will each team take? Based on the latest information, the editors at cover32 have put together version 3.0 of their first-round mock draft. With the third overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Jacksonville Jaguars select…

WR Sammy Watkins, Clemson
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Since Justin Blackmon can’t seem to stay out of trouble, the Jaguars remain in need of a big-play wide receiver. Watkins fills that void, providing whoever plays quarterback in Jacksonville with a No. 1 target

But wait, the Jaguars aren’t done yet.

What’s this…A TRADE!

With the 28th overall pick, the Carolina Panthers have traded the pick to the Jacksonville Jaguars in exchange for the 39th and 70th overall pick. With the 28th overall pick, the Jacksonville Jaguars select…

QB A.J. McCarron, Alabama
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In recent weeks, the heady quarterback has seen his stock rise. The Jaguars will give up the 39th and 70th overall picks to move into this slot to grab the guy they hope is throwing Sammy Watkins passes for a decade. Carolina adds some much needed extra picks by trading back here.

You can find the rest of the cover32 Round One Mock Draft 3.0 here.

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