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2018 First Round Mock Draft - Redskins Get Help on Defense

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Welcome to the off-season Redskins fans!

In this first round mock draft, I have moved forward with the assumption that the Redskins and quarterback Kirk Cousins have agreed to a long-term contract keeping him in D.C. for the foreseeable future.

Below are my selections for each team in the first round. Keep in mind, picks 1-24 are set (minus a coin-flip between the 49ers and Raiders to determine pick 9). Picks 25-32 are just projections at this time.

1 Cleveland Browns: Saquon Barkley RB PSU

2 New York Giants: Josh Rosen QB UCLA

3 Indianapolis Colts: Bradley Chubb EDGE NC St

4 Cleveland Browns: Sam Darnold QB USC

5 Denver Broncos: Josh Allen QB Wyoming

6 New York Jets: Baker Mayfield QB Oklahoma

7 Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Minkah Fitzpatrick DB Alabama

8 Chicago Bears: Denzel Ward CB Ohio St

9 San Francisco 49ers: Calvin Ridley WR Alabama

10 Oakland Raiders: Connor Williams OT Texas

11 Miami Dolphins: Quenton Nelson G Notre Dame

12 Cincinnati Bengals: Mike McGlinchey OT Notre Dame

13 Washington Redskins: Roquan Smith ILB Georgia

14 Green Bay Packers: Josh Jackson CB Iowa

15 Arizona Cardinals: Mason Rudolph QB Oklahoma St

16 Baltimore Ravens: Courtland Sutton WR SMU

17 Los Angeles Chargers: Derwin James S Florida St

18 Seattle Seahawks: Tarvarus McFadden CB Florida St

19 Dallas Cowboys: Christian Wilkins DT Clemson

20 Detroit Lions: Clelin Ferrell EDGE Clemson

21 Buffalo Bills: Vita Vea DT Washington

22 Buffalo Bills: Lamar Jackson QB Louisville

23 Los Angeles Rams: Isaiah Oliver CB Colorado

24 Carolina Panthers: Orlando Brown OT Oklahoma

25 Tennessee Titans: Marcus Davenport EDGE UTSA

26 Jacksonville Jaguars: James Washington WR Ok St

27 Atlanta Falcons: Da’Ron Payne DT Alabama

28 Philadelphia Eagles: Chukwuma Okorafor OT W Mi

29 New England Patriots: Sam Hubbard EDGE Ohio St

30 Minnesota Vikings: Billy Price C/G Ohio St

31 New Orleans Saints: Christian Kirk WR Texas A&M

32 Pittsburgh Steelers: Rashaan Evans ILB Alabama

Below are my 25 next best available players heading into round two:

Derrius Guice RB LSU

Arden Key EDGE LSU

Austin Bryant EDGE Clemson

Malik Jefferson OLB Texas

Dallas Goedert TE S Dakota St

Mo Hurst DT Michigan

Brice Love RB Stanford

Jaire Alexander CB Louisville

Dre’Monte Jones DT Ohio St

Anthony Averett CB Alabama

Jerome Baker ILB Ohio St

Luke Falk QB Wash St

Tremaine Edmunds OLB VT

Ronnie Harrison S Alabama

Equanimeous St. Brown WR Notre Dame

Ronald Jones II RB USC

Derrick Nnadi DT Florida St

Nick Chubb RB Georgia

Josh Allen LB Kentucky

Kerryon Johnson RB Auburn

Taven Bryan DT Florida

Ogbonnia Okoronkwo EDGE Oklahoma

Mark Andrews TE Oklahoma

Donte Jackson CB LSU

Damien Harris RB Alabama


Grade the Redskins pick of Roquan Smith at #13.

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