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Bob Glauber’s 2017 NFL mock draft

NFL Network draft analyst talks about quarterbacks available in the 2017 NFL Draft and how the position is evaluated come draft time. (Credit: Newsday/Kimberley A. Martin) (Credit: Newsday / Kimberley A. Martin)

1. Browns: Myles Garrett, DE, Texas A&M. Described by some scouts as a pass rusher who comes along once in a generation. Browns sure hope so.

2. 49ers: Jamal Adams, S, LSU. Niners need plenty of help at plenty of spots, but with no can’t-miss quarterback prospect, Adams fills a big hole on defense.

3. Bears: Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State. John Fox needs athletic corners in his scheme, and Lattimore fits that requirement.

4. Jaguars: Leonard Fournette, RB, LSU. Plenty of scuttlebutt that the Jaguars are in the market for a quarterback, but Fournette can take some pressure off incumbent Blake Bortles.

5. Titans: Solomon Thomas, DE, Stanford. A terrific pass rusher with plenty of speed off the edge.

6. Jets: Malik Hooker, S, Ohio State. QB or not QB? If the Jets don’t take a passer, Hooker is a big-time talent who can start immediately and might make Calvin Pryor expendable.

7. Chargers: O.J. Howard, TE, Alabama. Chargers went against the grain taking Joey Bosa early last year, and Howard would be an unexpected move. But a good one, especially with Antonio Gates close to retirement.

8. Panthers: Christian McCaffrey, RB, Stanford. A terrific all-around back who even can play slot receiver. Hard for Panthers to pass up his talent.

9. Bengals: Reuben Foster, LB, Alabama. A true impact player, although a reported failed drug test at the Combine raises a red flag.

10. Bills: Mike Williams, WR, Clemson. Bills not sold on Sammy Watkins long term, so a reliable target like Williams makes sense.

11. Saints: Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama. Saints still holding out hope for a trade of Patriots corner Malcolm Butler, but a defense this leaky can’t have enough top corners.

12. Browns: Mitchell Trubisky, QB, North Carolina. Browns haven’t dismissed the idea of taking Trubisky at No. 1 overall, but why miss out on Garrett when you can get a quarterback here?

13. Cardinals: Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson. Cardinals looking for an heir apparent to Carson Palmer, who may be in his final season.

14. Eagles: John Ross, WR, Washington. Eagles signed Alshon Jeffery to a one-year deal, so adding a burner such as Ross would be another major boost for Carson Wentz.

15. Colts: Derek Barnett, DE, Tennessee. Colts are weak on both lines, and Barnett can be a worthy successor to recently retired Robert Mathis.

16. Ravens: Corey Davis, WR, Western Michigan. Ravens were limited by a lack of receiver depth last year. Davis a major upgrade for terrific deep thrower Joe Flacco.

17. Redskins: Jonathan Allen, DT, Alabama. Allen is disruptive in the trenches, and if he fell this far, Washington would be fortunate to get him.

18. Titans: David Njoku, TE, Miami. Titans have shown plenty of interest in Njoku, who could be a prime target for Marcus Mariota.

19. Buccaneers: Dalvin Cook, RB, Florida State. Cook has great speed and toughness, and also can catch the ball well. Bucs appear to have soured on Doug Martin.

20. Broncos: Forrest Lamp, OL, Western Kentucky. Broncos need big-time help at left tackle, and while Lamp has been projected more as a guard, he may be talented enough to move outside.

21. Lions: Haason Reddick, LB, Temple. Scouts have been more and more impressed through the course of the offseason with this sure tackler from the same program as Mo Wilkerson.

22. Dolphins: Takkarist McKinley, DE, UCLA. McKinley has great pass-rush ability, coming off a senior season with 10 sacks.

23. Giants: Garett Bolles, T, Utah. Had only one season of major-college football but has the kind of nasty streak that teams love in young linemen. Giants need added depth along the line.

24. Raiders: Ryan Ramczyk, T, Wisconsin. Left tackle Donald Penn is 34, so there’s an eventual opening for Ramczyk.

25. Texans: Patrick Mahomes, QB, Texas Tech. A year after the failed Brock Osweiler experiment, Bill O’Brien can mold a young quarterback with a rocket arm into a big-time passer.

26. Seahawks: Cam Robinson, T, Alabama. Russell Wilson was besieged by pass rushers last year. Time for the Seahawks to fill the void left by Russell Okung.

27. Chiefs: DeShone Kizer, QB, Notre Dame. No need for Kizer to start immediately with Alex Smith still there. Would be a perfect landing spot with quarterback-friendly coach Andy Reid.

28. Cowboys: Tre’Davious White, CB, LSU. Cowboys said goodbye to former first-round corner Morris Claiborne, now with the Jets. Time to start anew with a talent like White.

29. Packers: T.J. Watt, OLB, Wisconsin. Brother of Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has the same relentless style. With Clay Matthew now in Year 8, Watt can bolster the pass rush.

30. Steelers: Adoree’ Jackson, CB, USC. After seeing Tom Brady pick apart the Steelers’ secondary in the playoffs, it’s not hard to see where Pittsburgh needs help.

31. Falcons: Kevin King, CB, Washington. Falcons don’t have many pressing needs after getting to the Super Bowl, but cornerback depth is a welcome luxury.

32. Saints: Evan Engram, TE, Mississippi. Drew Brees hasn’t been the same since Jimmy Graham left town.

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