Bobby Burack, managing editor of cover32 Packers, will be breaking the news on all the first round picks for cover32 as they are picked tonight. Along with an updated list of all the previous picks, with the upcoming teams to select.
With the first pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Brown select Myles Garrett, Defensive end out of Texas A&M.
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No surprise here, it has been rumored for months Garrett would be the pick. Although, some experts said they may take a quarterback with the pick.
Garrett looked to be the safest pick in the draft and is a natural fit with the Browns. Even has Warren Sapp went as far as calling him, “Lazy”.
Overall, the Browns went the safe route after a 1-15 season a year ago.A
According to NFL.com, he compares to nine-time Pro Bowler, Julius Peppers.
Garrett, to a surprise of nobody, has impressive measurables at the NFL combine:
40-yard dash – 4.64 seconds
Bench press – 33 reps
Vertical jump – 41.0 inches
Broad jump – 128.0 inches
|1st Round (Updated continuously)|
|1||Cleveland Browns||Myles Garrett, DE, Texas A&M|
|2||San Francisco 49ers|
|5||Tennessee Titans (from Rams)|
|6||New York Jets|
|7||Los Angeles Chargers|
|11||New Orleans Saints|
|12||Cleveland Browns (from Eagles)|
|14||Philadelphia Eagles (from Vikings)|
|19||Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
|23||New York Giants|
|27||Kansas City Chiefs|
|29||Green Bay Packers|
|32||New Orleans Saints (from Patriots)|
–– Bobby Burack covers the Green Bay Packers and is the Managing Editor for cover32 Packers. Connect and follow on Twitter @bburack16.