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2018 NFL Draft Tracker

Saturday, April 28, 2018

The 2018 NFL Draft is scheduled to take place in Dallas, Texas, from Thursday, April 26, through Saturday, April 28. 


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Round 1


1. Cleveland Browns - Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield
2. New York Giants - Penn State RB Saquon Barkley
3. New York Jets (from Indianapolis Colts) - USC QB Sam Darnold
4. Cleveland Browns (from Houston Texans) - Ohio State CB Denzel Ward
5. Denver Broncos - NC State DE Bradley Chubb
6. Indianapolis Colts (from New York Jets) - Notre Dame G Quenton Nelson
7. Buffalo Bills (from Tampa Bay Buccaneers) - Wyoming QB Josh Allen
8. Chicago Bears - Georgia LB Roquan Smith
9. San Francisco 49ers - Notre Dame T Mike McGlinchey
10. Arizona Cardinals (from Oakland Raiders) - UCLA QB Josh Rosen
11. Miami Dolphins - Alabama DB Minkah Fitzpatrick
12. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (from Buffalo Bills via Cincinnati Bengals) - Washington DT Vita Vea
13. Washington Redskins - Alabama DT Da'Ron Payne
14. New Orleans Saints (from Green Bay Packers) - UTSA DE Marcus Davenport
15. Oakland Raiders (from Arizona Cardinals) - UCLA T Kolton Miller
16. Buffalo Bills (from Baltimore Ravens) - Virginia Tech LB Tremaine Edmunds
17. Los Angeles Chargers - Florida State S Derwin James
18. Green Bay Packers (from Seattle Seahawks) - Louisville CB Jaire Alexander
19. Dallas Cowboys - Boise State LB Leighton Vander Esch
20. Detroit Lions - Arkansas C Frank Ragnow
21. Cincinnati Bengals (from Buffalo Bills) - Ohio State C Billy Price
22. Tennessee Titans (from Baltimore Ravens via Buffalo Bills via Kansas City Chiefs) - Alabama LB Rashaan Evans
23. New England Patriots (from Los Angeles Rams) - Georgia OL Isaiah Wynn
24. Carolina Panthers - Maryland WR D.J. Moore
25. Baltimore Ravens (from Tennessee Titans) - South Carolina TE Hayden Hurst
26. Atlanta Falcons - Alabama WR Calvin Ridley
27. Seattle Seahawks (from Green Bay Packers via New Orleans Saints) - San Diego State RB Rashaad Penny
28. Pittsburgh Steelers - Virginia Tech S Terrell Edmunds
29. Jacksonville Jaguars - Florida DT Taven Bryan
30. Minnesota Vikings - UCF CB Mike Hughes
31. New England Patriots - Georgia RB Sony Michel
32. Baltimore Ravens (from Philadelphia Eagles) - Louisville QB Lamar Jackson

In-draft trades:

  • Bills received No. 7 pick and No. 255 picks from Buccaneers for No. 12, No. 53 and No. 56 picks
  • Cardianals received No. 10 pick from Raiders for No. 15, No. 79 and No. 152 picks
  • Saints received No. 14 pick from Packers for No. 27 and No. 147 picks, 2019 first-round pick
  • Bills received No. 16 pick from Ravens for No. 22 and No. 65 picks
  • Packers received No. 18 and No. 248 picks from Seahawks for No. 27, No. 76 and No. 186 picks
  • Titans received No. 22 and No. 215 picks from Ravens for No. 25 and No. 125 picks
  • Ravens received No. 32 pick and No. 132 pick from Eagles for No. 52 and No. 125 picks, 2019 second-round pick


Pre-draft notes:

  • Jets received No. 3 pick from Colts for No. 6, No. 37 and No. 49 picks; 2019 second-round pick
  • Browns received No. 4 pick from Texans in part of package for 2017 No. 12 pick Deshaun Watson
  • Colts received No. 6 pick from Jets in trade of No. 3 pick
  • Bills received No. 12 pick from the Bengals in Cordy Glenn trade
  • Bengals received No. 21 pick from the Bills in Cordy Glenn trade
  • Bills received No. 22 pick from Chiefs in part of package for 2017 No. 10 pick Patrick Mahomes



Round 2


33. Cleveland Browns - Nevada T Austin Corbett
34. New York Giants - UTEP G Will Hernandez
35. Cleveland Browns (from Houston Texans) - Georgia RB Nick Chubb
36. Indianapolis Colts - South Carolina State LB Darius Leonard 
37. Indianapolis Colts (from New York Jets) - Auburn G Braden Smith
38. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - USC RB Ronald Jones II
39. Chicago Bears - Iowa C James Daniels
40. Denver Broncos - SMU WR Courtland Sutton
41. Tennessee Titans (from Oakland Raiders) - Boston College DE Harold Landry
42. Miami Dolphins - Penn State TE Mike Gesicki
43. Detroit Lions (from New England Patriots via San Francisco 49ers) - Auburn RB Kerryon Johnson
44. San Francisco 49ers (from Washington Redskins) - Washington WR Dante Pettis
45. Green Bay Packers - Iowa CB Joshua Jackson
46. Kansas City Chiefs (from Cincinnati Bengals) - Ole Miss DT Breeland Speaks
47. Arizona Cardinals - Texas A&M WR Christian Kirk
48. Los Angeles Chargers - USC DE Uchenna Nwosu
49. Philadelphia Eagles (from Indianapolis Colts via Seattle Seahawks via New York Jets) - South Dakota State TE Dallas Goedert
50. Dallas Cowboys - Texas T Connor Williams
51. Chicago Bears (from New England Patriots via Detroit Lions) - Memphis WR Anthony Miller
52. Indianapolis Colts (from Philadelphia Eagles via Baltimore Ravens) - Rutgers DE Kemoko Turay
53. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (from Buffalo Bills) - North Carolina CB M.J. Stewart
54. Cincinnati Bengals (from Kansas City Chiefs) - Wake Forest S Jessie Bates
55. Carolina Panthers - LSU CB Donte Jackson
56. New England Patriots (from Tampa Bay Buccaneers via Buffalo Bills and Los Angeles Rams) - Florida CB Duke Dawson
57. Oakland Raiders (from Tennessee Titans) - Sam Houston State DT P.J. Hall
58. Atlanta Falcons - Colorado CB Isaiah Oliver
59. Washington Redskins (from San Francisco 49ers via New Orleans Saints) -- LSU RB Derrius Guice
60. Pittsburgh Steelers - Oklahoma State WR James Washington
61. Jacksonville Jaguars - LSU D.J. Chark
62. Minnesota Vikings - Pitt T Brian O'Neill
63. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (from New England Patriots) - Auburn CB Carlton Davis
64. Indianapolis Colts (from Cleveland Browns via Philadelphia Eagles) - Ohio State DE Tyquan Lewis


In-draft trades:

  • Titans received No. 41 pick from Raiders for No. 57 and No. 89 picks
  • Patriots received No. 51 and No. 117 picks from Lions for No. 43 pick
  • 49ers received No. 44 pick from Redskins for No. 59 and No. 74 picks
  • Chiefs received No. 46 and No. 100 picks from Bengals for No. 54 and No. 78 picks
  • Eagles received No. 49 pick from Colts for No. 52 and No. 169 picks
  • Bears received No. 51 pick from Patriots for No. 105 pick; 2019 second-round pick
  • Patriots received No. 56 pick from Buccaneers for No. 63 and No. 117 picks
  • Colts received No. 64 pick from Browns for No. 67 and No. 178 picks


Pre-draft notes:

  • Browns received No. 34 pick from Texans in Brock Osweiler trade
  • Colts received No. 37 pick from Jets in trade of No. 3 pick
  • Patriots received No. 43 pick from 49ers in Jimmy Garoppolo trade
  • Colts received No. 49 pick from Jets in trade of No. 3 pick
  • Bills received No. 56 pick from Rams in Sammy Watkins trade
  • 49ers received No. 59 pick from Saints in pick swap
  • Browns received No. 64 pick from Eagles as part of package for 2016 No. 2 pick Carson Wentz


Round 3

65. Oakland Raiders (from Baltimore Ravens via Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns) - North Carolina A&T T Brandon Parker
66. New York Giants - Georgia LB Lorenzo Carter
67. Cleveland Browns (from Indianapolis Colts) - Miami DE Chad Thomas
68. Houston Texans - Stanford S Justin Reid
69. New York Giants (from Tampa Bay Buccaneers) - NC State DT B.J. Hill
70. San Francisco 49ers (from Chicago Bears) - BYU LB Fred Warner
71. Denver Broncos - Oregon RB Royce Freeman
72. New York Jets - Fort Hays State DT Nathan Shepherd
73. Miami Dolphins - Ohio State LB Jerome Baker
74. Washington Redskins (from San Francisco 49ers) - Louisville T Geron Christian 
75. Kansas City Chiefs (from Ravens via Raiders) - Florida State DT Derrick Nnadi 
76. Pittsburgh Steelers (from Seattle Seahawks via Green Bay Packers) - Oklahoma State QB Mason Rudolph
77. Cincinnati Bengals - Ohio State DE Sam Hubbard
78. Cincinnati Bengals (from Kansas City Chiefs via Washington Redskins) - Texas LB Malik Jefferson
79. Seattle Seahawks (from Oakland Raiders via Arizona Cardinals) - USC DE Rasheem Green
80. Houston Texans (from Seattle Seahawks) - Mississippi State OL Martinas Rankin
81. Dallas Cowboys - Colorado State WR Michael Gallup
82. Detroit Lions - Louisiana-Lafayette S Tracy Walker
83. Baltimore Ravens - Oklahoma T Orlando Brown
84. Los Angeles Chargers - NC State DT Justin Jones
85. Carolina Panthers (from Buffalo Bills) - Tennessee CB Rashaan Gaulden
86. Baltimore Ravens (from Kansas City Chiefs) - Oklahoma TE Mark Andrews
87. Oakland Raiders (from Los Angeles Rams) - LSU DE Arden Key
88. Green Bay Packers (from Carolina Panthers) - Vanderbilt LB Oren Burks
89. Los Angeles Rams (from Oakland Raiders via Tennessee Titans) - TCU T Joseph Noteboom
90. Atlanta Falcons - South Florida DT Deadrin Senat
91. New Orleans Saints - UCF WR Tre'Quan Snmith
92. Pittsburgh Steelers - Western Michigan T Chukwuma Okorafor
93. Jacksonville Jaguars - Alabama S Ronnie Harrison
94. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (from Minnesota Vikings) - Humboldt State T Alex Cappa
95. San Francisco 49ers (from New England Patriots) - Southern Miss S Tarvarius Moore 
96. Buffalo Bills (from Philadelphia Eagles) - Stanford DT Harrison Phillips
97. Arizona Cardinals (compensatory selection) - Michigan C Mason Cole
98. Houston Texans (compensatory selection) - UCF TE Jordan Akins 
99. Denver Broncos (compensatory selection) - Boston College CB Isaac Yiadom
100. Kansas City Chiefs (compensatory selection from Cincinnati Bengals) - Clemson LB Dorian O'Daniel


In-draft trades:

  • Steelers received No. 75 pick from Raiders in Martavis Bryant trade
  • 49ers received No. 95 pick from Patriots in Trent Brown trade
  • Raiders received No. 65 pick from Ravens for No. 152 and No. 212 picks
  • Chiefs received No. 75 pick from Ravens for No. 86 and No. 122 picks
  • Steeelers received No. 76 pick from Seahawks for No. 79 and No. 220 picks
  • Raiders received No. 87 pick from Rams for No. 89 and No. 217 picks
  • Packers received No. 88 pick from Panthers for No. 101 and No. 147 picks
  • Buccaneers received No. 94 pick from Vikings for No. 102 and No. 180 picks


Pre-draft notes:

  • Bills received No. 65 pick from Browns in Tyrod Taylor trade
  • Giants received No. 69 pick from Buccaneers in Jason Pierre-Paul trade
  • 49ers received No. 70 pick from Bears in part of package for 2017 No. 2 pick Mitchell Trubisky
  • Chiefs received No. 78 pick from Redskins in Alex Smith trade
  • Texans received No. 80 pick from Seahawks in Duane Brown trade
  • Panthers received No. 85 pick from Bills in Kelvin Benjamin trade
  • Bills received No. 96 pick from Eagles in Ronald Darby trade


Round 4

101. Carolina Panthers (from Green Bay Packers via Cleveland Browns) - Indiana TE Ian Thomas
102. Minnesota Vikings (from Tampa Bay Buccaneers via New York Giants) - Ohio State DE Jalyn Holmes
103. Houston Texans - Texas Tech Keke Coutee
104. Indianapolis Colts - NC State RB Nyheim Hines
105. Cleveland Browns (from New England Patriots via Chicago Bears) - Florida WR Antonio Callaway
106. Denver Broncos - Iowa LB Josey Jewell
107. New York Jets - Miami TE Christopher Herndon
108. New York Giants (from Tampa Bay Buccaneers) - Richmond QB Kyle Lauletta
109. Washington Redskins (from San Francisco 49ers via Denver Broncos) - Penn State S Troy Apke
110. Oakland Raiders - Wisconsin CB Nick Nelson
111. Los Angeles Rams (from Miami Dolphins) - Michigan State C Brian Allen
112. Cincinnati Bengals - Miami RB Mark Walton
113. Denver Broncos (from Washington Redskins) - Penn State WR DeaSean Hamilton
114. Detroit Lions (from New England Patriots via Cleveland Browns and Green Bay Packers) - Alabama DE Da'Shawn Hand
115. Chicago Bears (from Arizona Cardinals) - Western Kentucky LB Joel Iyiegbuniwe
116. Dallas Cowboys - Kansas DE Dorance Armstrong Jr.
117. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (from New England Patriots via Detroit Lions) - Pitt S Jordan Whitehead
118. Baltimore Ravens - Alabama CB Anthony Averett
119. Los Angeles Chargers - West Virginia S Kyzir White
120. Seattle Seahawks - Washington TE Will Dissly
121. Buffalo Bills - Weber State CB Taron Johnson
122. Baltimore Ravens (from Kansas City Chiefs) - UCLA LB Kenny Young
123. Miami Dolphins (from Cleveland Browns via Carolina Panthers) - Notre Dame TE Durham Smythe
124. Kansas City Chiefs (from Los Angeles Rams) - Texas A&M S Armani Watts
125. Philadelphia Eagles (from Baltimore Ravens via Tennessee Titans) - Pitt CB Avonte Maddox
126. Atlanta Falcons - Southern Miss RB Ito Smith
127. New Orleans Saints - Florida State T Rick Leonard
128. San Francisco 49ers (from Pittsburgh Steelers) - NC State DE Kentavius Street
129. Jacksonville Jaguars - NC State T Will Richardson

130. Philadelphia Eagles (from Minnesota Vikings) - Florida State DE Josh Sweat
131. Miami Dolphins (from New England Patriots via Philadelphia Eagles) - Arizona State RB Kalen Ballage
132. Baltimore Ravens (from Philadelphia Eagles) - New Mexico State WR Jaleel Scott
133. Green Bay Packers (compensatory selection) - Missouri WR J'Mon Moore

134. Arizona Cardinals (compensatory selection) - Fordham RB Chase Edmonds
135. Los Angeles Rams (compensatory selection from New York Giants) - Stephen F. Austin DE John Franklin-Myers
136. Carolina Panthers (compensatory selection from Los Angeles Rams via New England Patriots) - Ole Miss DE Marquis Haynes
137. Dallas Cowboys (compensatory selection) - Stanford TE Dalton Schultz

In-draft trades

  • Browns received No. 105 pick from Patriots for No. 114 and No. 178 picks
  • Lions received No. 114 pick from Patriots for 2019 third-round pick
  • Panthers received No. 136 pick from Rams for No. 147 and No. 197 picks

Pre-draft notes:

  • Packers received No. 101 pick from Browns in Damarious Randall trade
  • Buccaneers received No. 102 pick from Giants in Jason Pierre-Paul trade
  • Giants received No. 108 pick from Buccaneers in Jason Pierre-Paul trade
  • Redskins received No. 109 pick from Broncos in Su'a Cravens trade
  • Rams received No. 111 pick from Dolphins in Robert Quinn trade
  • Broncos received No. 113 pick from Redskins in Su'a Cravens trade
  • Browns received No. 114 pick from Packers in Damarious Randall trade
  • Bears received No. 115 pick from Cardinals in trade for 2017 No. 36 pick Budda Baker
  • Dolphins received No. 123 pick from Browns in Jarvis Landry trade
  • Chiefs received No. 124 pick from Rams in Marcus Peters trade
  • 49ers received No. 128 pick from Steelers in Vance McDonald trade
  • Eagles received No. 130 pick from Vikings in Sam Bradford trade
  • Dolphins received No. 131 pick from Eagles in Jay Ajayi trade
  • Rams received No. 135 pick from Giants in Alec Ogletree trade
  • Rams received No. 136 pick from Patriots in Brandin Cooks trade


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