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The MMQB Mailbag
The Post-Draft Mailbag
The Post-Draft Mailbag
Off-field topics have been prevalent following the NFL draft in Chicago. Here, I tackle criticism of the Bucs' decision to not interview Jameis Winston's accuser, Seattle's vetting of Frank Clark and my own mistake regarding Randy Gregory
By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
How Winston Became the Buccaneers’ No. 1 Hope
How Winston Became the Buccaneers' No. 1 Hope
The draft is over and after an event filled with storylines—trades, plummeting prospects and home fires included—the most significant was the very first one. Inside Tampa's decision-making process, plus draft awards, top picks and more
By Peter King
Talking Football
Voices of Draft Night
Voices of Draft Night
Dante Fowler Jr., Shane Ray, Leonard Williams, Melvin Gordon and Todd Gurley count among the new pros who reflect on being first-round selections
By Jenny Vrentas
NFL Draft
The Day 1 Decisions … And the Day 2-3 Needs
The Day 1 Decisions … And the Day 2-3 Needs
From Jameis Winston to Malcom Brown, here are thoughts on every selection in the first round and what positions all 32 teams will be targeting moving forward
By Andy Benoit
NFL Draft
The First Round’s Biggest Surprises
The First Round’s Biggest Surprises
From the Eagles staying put to the Rams rolling the dice on Todd Gurley, The MMQB’s Peter King and Jenny Vrentas look at the biggest surprises of the NFL draft’s first round
By Peter King
NFL Draft
The Trade That Was Never Going to Happen
The Trade That Was Never Going to Happen
All those rumors of huge offers for the No. 2 pick? Didn’t happen. The Titans never got an offer they seriously considered. That’s because Tennessee made sure everyone knew exactly what they thought of Marcus Mariota: He was always going to be their quarterback of the future
By Peter King
NFL Draft
Countdown to Pickoff
Countdown to Pickoff
It’s finally here. The NFL draft begins tonight with the first round from Chicago. Here’s the latest buzz from around the league, including the big rumor involving Marcus Mariota, Tennessee’s No. 2 pick, Philly, Cleveland and Sam Bradford
By Peter King
The MMQB Mailbag
Ten Things I Think I’m Hearing About the Draft
Ten Things I Think I’m Hearing About the Draft
Less than 48 hours before the start of round one, the NFL is abuzz with rumors. Here’s the latest on La’el Collins’ police problem, the Top 10 team that’s air-tight and what the Patriots might do at No. 32. Plus, readers respond to my mock draft
By Peter King
NFL Draft
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Will Pick
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Will Pick
There’s not much certainty out there after No. 1—is there ever?—but here’s how I see the first round in Chicago playing out on Thursday night, with a few intriguing moves capped by a typically bold Belichickean stroke
By Peter King
NFL Draft
The Anti-Mock Draft: Who Teams Should Pick
The MMQB Anti-Mock Draft: Who Teams Should Pick
Projections are pointless, since we don’t know as much as the teams do and one surprise move can blow everything up. So these are prescriptions—the players I’d pick to fill the top needs for each team. In other words, don’t expect Round 1 to play out this way
By Greg A. Bedard