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Taylor Decker    OT   Detroit Lions
 
The Lions selected Decker in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 16th overall.

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Decker might not have the athleticism to project as a left tackle in the NFL, but he should be a very good player for a long time on the right side. Decker was a rock at Ohio State, proving immune to the vast majority of defenders who came across his path. Tackles often struggle as rookies, but Decker could make an immediate impact as a run-blocking anchor for Detroit.
Corey Coleman    WR   Cleveland Browns
 
The Browns selected Coleman in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 15th overall.

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The Browns get arguably the top wideout prospect in the draft, and they piled up a boatload of picks in the process. After moving from No. 2 to No. 8 and No. 8 to No. 15, the Browns have the capital to really build up their roster. Coleman's immediate fantasy value in Cleveland is unclear, but there's a strong possibility he's already better than any receiver on the roster, in which case he could earn a significant number of targets right away. Coleman's athleticism profile really is quite similar to Odell Beckham's, and he's a top dynasty target despite the less than ideal landing spot.
Karl Joseph    S   Oakland Raiders
 
The Raiders selected Joseph in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 14th overall.

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This selection will likely get called a reach by some, but it's a more conventionally-sound pick than D.J. Hayden was at the 12th pick in 2013. Joseph was very much on the radar heading into Thursday and was long identified as a candidate to be the first safety selected, so Oakland got itself a fine selection here. Joseph will likely earn a three-down role early on in his Oakland career, and he'll be a formidable IDP prospect once that occurs. Joseph was a superb four-year starter for West Virginia, showing a skill set that features both enforcer and ballhawking elements.
Laremy Tunsil    OT   Miami Dolphins
 
The Dolphins selected Tunsil in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 13th overall.

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Tunsil fell from the top five due to a Thursday incident where Tunsil's Twitter account was allegedly hacked and a video of him allegedly smoking marijuana was uploaded for all to see. That Tunsil was potentially the victim of an illegal hack by someone with the worst intentions shouldn't be overlooked, and NFL teams should have already been versed on Tunsil's character questions prior to that video surfacing. Still, be it for PR reasons or just general panic on the clock, NFL teams clearly veered away from Tunsil in response to the video. Miami stopped his slide and gets itself a potentially big bargain, as no one questioned whether Tunsil was the best tackle in the draft. He's simply more talented than Ronnie Stanley and Jack Conklin, who went sixth and eighth overall, respectively.
Sheldon Rankins    DT   New Orleans Saints
 
The Saints selected Rankins in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 12th overall.

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The NFL normally doesn't have much appreciation for 6-foot-1 defensive tackles under 300 pounds, but Rankins is an exception. Rankins was one of the top defenders on a tough Louisville defense the last two years, and he showed rare lower-body explosiveness with excellent vertical (34.5-inch) and broad jump (118-inch) numbers. The Saints should get good returns from Rankins both in run defense and the pass rush, with Rankins ideally turning into a Geno Atkins-like presence.
Vernon Hargreaves    CB   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
The Buccaneers selected Hargreaves in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 11th overall.

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Tampa Bay was able to trade back two picks and still land Hargreaves, the consensus top corner in the draft (though the Giants took Ohio State's Eli Apple first among corners). Hargreaves may need to see a good amount of time in the slot as a 5-foot-10 corner, but as San Diego's Jason Verrett has shown, even shorter corners can establish themselves as feared cover corners with the right technique and skill set. Hargreaves should provide a significant boost to Tampa's ability to cover wideouts.
Eli Apple    CB   New York Giants
 
The Giants selected Apple in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 10th overall.

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Apple was not expected to go this soon, but his upside has never been doubted. Apple is a well-built corner at 6-foot-1, 199 pounds with 4.40 speed, and while his film indicated the need for further development before earning a starting NFL role, the Giants evidently concluded Apple will continue to improve and capitalize on his uncommon athleticism.
Leonard Floyd    LB   Chicago Bears
 
The Bears selected Floyd in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, ninth overall.

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The Bears traded up with the Buccaneers from the 11th pick to secure Floyd. At 6-foot-6, 244 pounds, Floyd is incredibly athletic, boasting 4.60 speed, a 39.5-inch vertical and a 127-inch broad jump. For the Bears, Floyd almost certainly projects as a 3-4 outside linebacker. He would ideally bulk up a bit -- the NFL doesn't have a recent history of 6-foot-6 defenders under the 260-pound threshold succeeding as pass rushers -- but at the very least the Bears know they have someone who can run past offensive tackles.
Jack Conklin    OT   Tennessee Titans
 
The Titans selected Conklin in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, eighth overall.

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The Titans traded up with Cleveland from the 15th pick to secure Conklin, who goes down as the second offensive tackle selected in the draft. Conklin had some questionable moments on film at Michigan State, but his athletic testing was very good, and NFL coaches obviously feel confident that he has considerable developmental upside. The Titans in any case have both of their tackles of the future between Conklin and Taylor Lewan.
DeForest Buckner    DE   San Francisco 49ers
 
The 49ers selected Buckner in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, seventh overall.

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Although he doesn't have the profile of an annual double-digit sack threat in the NFL, this is still a great pick for San Francisco. Buckner is like a more developed, more talented version of former Oregon teammate Arik Armstead, who the 49ers picked in the first round a year ago. Like Arizona's Calais Campbell, Buckner should be a high-impact contributor as a 3-4 end. Thanks to his rare tackle production in college -- over 80 tackles each of the last two years -- Buckner projects as a potential impact IDP whenever he earns a three-down role.
Ronnie Stanley    OT   Baltimore Ravens
 
The Ravens selected Stanley in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, sixth overall.

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The Ravens may have preferred one of Jalen Ramsey, Ezekiel Elliott or Joey Bosa at the sixth pick, but all three were gone by the time they were on the clock. Stanley projects as Baltimore's left tackle of the future and perhaps present, with Ricky Wagner on the right side, though Eugene Monroe is around to start on the left side if Baltimore wants to bring Stanley along slowly.
Jalen Ramsey    CB   Jacksonville Jaguars
 
The Jaguars selected Ramsey in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, fifth overall.

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Ramsey was widely expected to go in the first three or four picks, and the general consensus identifies him as the top overall prospect in the draft. This was the ideal pick for Jacksonville all along, as Ramsey has a versatile skill set and almost unparalleled athleticism in the secondary an area of need for the Jaguars. Particularly if he should play at safety, Ramsey has the potential to produce immediately as an IDP. At 6-foot-1, 209 pounds, Ramsey has 4.41 speed and freakish explosiveness, illustrated by his 41.5-inch vertical and 135-inch broad jump.
Ezekiel Elliott    RB   Dallas Cowboys
 
The Cowboys selected Elliot in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, fourth overall.

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The fourth pick is a high selection for a running back in this era of the NFL, but Elliott is a rare prospect worth paying up for. Supremely productive in college and a standout athlete for the position, Elliott should push aside Darren McFadden and Alfred Morris in a hurry. The selection illustrates owner Jerry Jones' commitment to and faith in quarterback Tony Romo, as this looks like a 'win-now' pick. Behind the Dallas offensive line, Elliott could hardly have landed in a better setting for fantasy production. He's an elite dynasty asset and should be a prominent name in redraft leagues, too.
Joey Bosa    DE   San Diego Chargers
 
The Chargers selected Bosa in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, third overall.

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San Diego was primarily linked to offensive linemen and Oregon's DeForest Buckner prior to Thursday's first round, but it was Bosa who they secretly targeted all along. Bosa doesn't pose the speed rushing threat of a DeMarcus Ware or Robert Quinn, but he still has good enough athleticism to translate as a strong pass rusher in the NFL. San Diego should get a significant pass rush upgrade from Bosa regardless of how he's specifically used.
Carson Wentz    QB   Philadelphia Eagles
 
The Eagles selected Wentz in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, second overall.

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Jared Goff likely has a higher floor than Wentz, but Wentz likely has the better long-term upside, especially in fantasy football terms. It's unlikely that Wentz will start in Philadelphia for at least a year, however. The NFL will pose a major jump in level of competition after Wentz started roughly just 1.5 seasons for North Dakota State at the FCS level, and the Eagles invested a decent amount of money in Sam Bradford and Chase Daniel to account for the starting quarterback role while Wentz takes the time he needs to develop. With that said, Wentz has the profile of a potential fantasy asset whenever he does emerge as starter. At 6-foot-5, 237 pounds, Wentz shows a willingness to throw aggressively downfield, and his fantasy profile gets a significant boost from his rushing potential, too. Wentz is big enough to withstand a bigger rushing workload than the average NFL starter, and he has borderline elite athleticism for a quarterback. Wentz most noticeably needs to improve his ability to progress through his reads, but if he cleans up that part of his game he might develop into a Blake Bortles-like fantasy option. He totaled 5,115 yards (8.4 YPA), 45 touchdowns and 14 interceptions in 42 career games at North Dakota State, adding 1,028 yards (4.8 YPC) and 13 touchdowns on the ground.
Jared Goff    QB   Los Angeles Rams
 
The Rams selected Goff in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, first overall.

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Goff (6-foot-4, 215 pounds) doesn't have the size of the prototypical NFL quarterback, but his throwing talent was consistently impressive during his time as a three-year starter at California. Although he's not a prospect on the level of top 2015 picks Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota, Goff stands out in this draft class for his polish as a pocket passer, making him a candidate to see the field early or even immediately for the Rams. In 37 career starts at California, Goff completed 62.3 percent of his passes while throwing for 12,195 yards (7.8 YPA), 96 touchdowns and 30 interceptions. Since he landed on a team without great pass-catching talent and generally doesn't pose a rushing threat at the NFL level, Goff's fantasy ceiling might be a bit modest, promising as he is otherwise.
Mike Evans    WR   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
The Buccaneers relayed that Evans (undisclosed) was held out of drills Thursday. However, according to Jenna Laine of Sports Talk Florida, the wide receiver fit in some drills.

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Brian Hoyer    QB   Free Agent
 
Hoyer will wait to see how the NFL Draft plays out before choosing where to sign, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

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Vincent Jackson    WR   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Jackson is excited about the physical and mental progress that Jameis Winston has made this offseason, Roy Cummings of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Kenny Bell    WR   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Bell is eager to to prove himself in 2016 after spending his rookie season on injured reserve, Scott Smith of the Bucs' official site reports.

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Zach Mettenberger    QB   Tennessee Titans
 
Titans general manager Jon Robinson would like to keep Mettenberger (forearm) in Tennessee this coming season, despite the offseason acquisition of veteran free-agent Matt Cassel, the Nashville Post reports.

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Alshon Jeffery    WR   Chicago Bears
 
GM Ryan Pace relayed Wednesday that the Bears continue to negotiate with Jeffery on a long-term deal to keep the wideout with the team beyond 2016.

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Colin Kaepernick    QB   San Francisco 49ers
 
GM Trent Baalke left open the possibility that Kaepernick (shoulder/knee/thumb) could be traded this week, ESPN.com reports.

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Mike Glennon    QB   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Glennon stands "a good chance" of being traded at some point during the 2016 NFL Draft, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Doug Martin    RB   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Martin feels like he can "hit the ground running" in 2016 under new head coach and former offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter, Scott Smith of the Bucs' official site reports.

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Mike Evans    WR   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Evans had an early exit from Tuesday's first voluntary minicamp practice session, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Jameis Winston    QB   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Winston has lost 18 pounds since the end of the 2015 season, NFL.com reports.

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