The Browns kicked things off by making the right choice with the first overall pick, taking pass rusher Myles Garrett. There had been speculation that Cleveland would go with quarterback Mitchell Trubisky first overall, but by the time the draft kicked off, Garrett was once again the expected pick for Cleveland.
The first surprise pick of the round was also the evening’s first trade. The Bears moved up a spot, sacrificing some mid-round picks to trade with the San Francisco 49ers to select Trubisky at No. 2. Bears fans did not love the selection.
The 49ers were still able to get the player they were targeting at No. 3, drafting defensive end Solomon Thomas. The Jaguars, as expected, took a running back at No. 4, and landed LSU’s Leonard Fournette.
The Titans’ big needs going into the first round were wide receiver and cornerback, and Tennessee satisfied the first one with Western Michigan’s Corey Davis with the fifth overall pick. Davis was prolific in the MAC, and the Titans will hope that productivity will translate to the NFL.
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