The draft process has finally led us to the eve of the 2011 NFL Draft and the time to unveil my first-ever official mock draft. The most difficult thing about putting together this mock was quarterback placement and the potential for movement at the end of the first round. I still expect to see eight quarterbacks taken in the first three rounds of what will be a historic draft.
I think there will be more trades this year than people have seen in the history of the NFL draft. However, because of the uncertainty created by the lack of free agency, teams have more needs than ever, and to compound that there are certain position groups in this draft that are simply bad.
You’re going to see some teams trading to get down, and other teams trying to trade up in order to get specific players of interest. I know you’re not supposed to do trades in a mock...