2019 NFL Draft Report (with Team Grades)
 
Los Angeles RamsA
        Immediate Help:
Taylor Rapp, SS, Washington         
        May Play:

Darrell Henderson, RB, Memphis
David Edwards, OT, Wisconsin (Value)
David Long, Jr., CB, Michigan (tad early)
Bobby Evans, OG-T, Oklahoma (tad early)
Greg Gaines, DT, Washington
Nick Scott, FS, Penn State
        Too Early:
None
        Why Draft:
None        
        Watch:

^*Troy Reeder, ILB, Delaware
^*Dakota Allen, ILB, Texas Tech (7th)
*Brandon Hitner, OT-G, Villanova
Kendall Blanton, TE, Missouri
Romello Brooker, TE, Houston
 
 
Arizona CardinalsA-
        Immediate Help:

Kyler Murray QB, Oklahoma
Byron Murphy CB, Washington
Andy Isabella , WR, Massachusetts
Zach Allen, DE, Boston College
        May Play:

Lamont Gaillard, C, Georgia
Deionte Thompson, FS, Alabama (Super Value)
                   Too Early:
Hakeem Butler , WR,  Iowa State
Keesean Johnson, WR, Fresno State
        Why Draft:
None
        Watch:
Joshua Miles, OG-T, Morgan State
*Xavier Turner, RB, Tarleton State
Anthony Wheeler, ILB, Texas
 
 
Oakland RaidersB+
                    Immediate Help:
Josh Jacobs, RB, Alabama
Johnathan Abram, SS, Mississippi State
        May Play:
Clelin Ferrell, DT-E, Clemson (early)
Trayvon Mullen, CB, Clemson
Hunter Renfrow, WR, Clemson (Value)
        Too Early:
Maxx Crosby, DE, Eastern Michigan
Foster Moreau, TE, UCLA
        Why Draft:
Quinton Bell, DE-OLB, Prairie View A&M
        Watch:
^*Alec Ingold, FB, Wisconsin
Andre James, OG, UCLA
Lukayus McNeil, OG-T, Louisville
 
 
New England PatriotsB+
        Immediate Help:
N'Keal Harry, WR, Arizona State
Damien Harris, RB, Alabama (best all-around)
        May Play:
Chase Winovich, DE, Michigan (Ninkovich clone)
Yodny Cajuste, OT, West Virginia (tad early)
Hjalte Froholdt, OG, Arkansas (early)
Jarrett Stidham, QB, Auburn (Value)
Jake Bailey, P, Stanford (best punter in draft)
        Too Early:
Joejuan Williams, CB, Vanderbilt (better available)
Byron Cowart, DE, Maryland (untapped potential?)
        Why Draft:
Ken Webster, CB-S, Mississippi
        Watch:
* Jakobi Meyers, WR, NC State
Andrew Beck, TE, Texas
Tyler Gauthier, C, Miami
 
 
Pittsburgh SteelersB+
            Immediate Help:
Devin Bush, ILB, Michigan
Diontae Johnson, WR, Toledo (tad early)
         May Play:
Benny Snell, RB, Kentucky
Zach Gentry, TE, Michigan
Sutton Smith, OLB, Northern Illinois
Derwin Gray, OT, Maryland (Value)
*Garrett Brumfield, G, LSU (UDFA)
        Too Early:
Justin Layne, CB, Michigan State (better available)
        Why Draft:
Isaiah Buggs, DE, Alabama
        Watch:
Ulysees Gilbert III, ILB-SS, Akron (7th)
Jay Hayes, DE, Georgia (grad transfer f/Notre Dame)
Fred Johnson, OG, Florida
Devlin Hodges, QB, Samford
 
 
New York GiantsB+
    Immediate Help:
Daniel Jones, QB, Duke (gamble)
Dexter Lawrence, DT, Clemson (stay healthy?)
Deandre Baker, CB, Georgia (top corner)
              May Play:
Oshane Ximines, DE-OLB, Old Dominion (tad early)
Ryan Connelly, ILB, Wisconsin
Corey Ballentine, CB, Washburn (Value)
              Too Early:
Julian Love, CB, Notre Dame
Darius Slayton, WR, Auburn
            Why Draft:
Chris Slayton, DT, Syracuse
          Watch:
^*Eric Dungey, QB, Syracuse
^*Paul Adams, OL, Missouri
George Asafo-Adjei , OG-T, Kentucky (7th)
Dom Brigalone, FB, Lehigh
 
 
Washington RedskinsB
            Immediate Help:
Dwayne Haskins, QB, Ohio State
Montez Sweat, OLB, Mississippi State (medical - heart)
Kelvin Harmon, WR, NC State (Super Value)
           May Play:
Bryce Love, RB, Stanford (injuries?)
Ross Pierschbacher, C, Alabama
           Too Early:
Terry McLaurin, WR, Ohio State (Too early)
Cole Holcomb, OLB, North Carolina
         Why Draft:
Wes Martin, OG, Indiana (gym rat, on no other boards)
Jordan Brailford, DE-OLB, Oklahoma State
         Watch:

^*Ryan Bee, DT, Marshall
Jimmy Moreland, CB, James Madison (7th, small, lots of ints)
Kano Dillon, TE, Oregon
JoJo McIntosh, SS, Washington

 
Cincinnati BengalsB
          Immediate Help:
Jonah Williams, OT, Alabama
Renell Wren, DT, Arizona State (Value)
         May Play:
Drew Sample, TE, Washington (tad early)
Michael Jordan, OG-C, Ohio State
Deshaun Davis, LB, Auburn (may be to small)
                
Too Early:

Germaine Pratt, OLB, NC State (Way early)
Ryan Finley, QB, NC State
Trayveon Williams, RB, Texas A&M
       Why Draft:
Rodney Anderson, RB, Oklahoma
       Watch:
^*Jordan Brown, CB, South Dakota State (7th)
^*Tyree Kinnel, S, Michigan
*Stanley Morgan, Jr., WR, Nebraska
 

Buffalo BillsB
            Immediate Help:
Cody Ford, OL, Oklahoma
Devin Singletary, RB, Florida Atlantic (Value)
        May Play:

Ed Oliver, DT, Houston (a terror when he plays)
Vosean Joseph, OLB, Florida
Tommy Sweeney, TE, Boston College (Value)
Too Early:
Dawson Knox, TE, Ole Miss (potential, but way early)
Jaquan Johnson, S, Miami (FL)
          Why Draft:
Darryl Johnson, DE, North Carolina A&T
          Watch:
^*David Sills, WR, West Virginia
Tyrel Dodson, OLB, Texas A&M
Abraham Wallace, CB, West Alabama
 
 
Indianapolis ColtsB
            Immediate Help:
RockYa-Sin, CB, Temple
          May Play:

Ben Banogu, DE-OLB, TCU (tad early)
Parris Campbell, RB-WR, Ohio State (who knows?)
Bobby Okereke, ILB, Stanford (a little early)
Khari Willis, SS, Michigan State (Value)
Jackson Barton, OT, Utah (Super Value)
            Too Early:
Marvell Tell, FS, USC
Gerri Green, OLB, Mississippi State
        Why Draft:
E.J. Speed, OLB,Tarleton State
        Watch:
*Ashton Dulin, Malone
*Javon Patterson, C, Ole Miss (7th)
Iseoluwapo Jegede, DL, Valdosta State
 
 
Jacksonville JaguarsB
            Immediate Help:
Josh Allen, OLB, Kentucky
Jawaan Taylor, OT, Florida
            May Play:
Ryquell Armstead, RB, Temple (Value)
Dontavius Russell, DT, Auburn
            Too Early:
Josh Oliver, TE, San Jose State (better available)
Gardner Minshew, QB, Washington State
            Why Draft:
Quincy Williams, OLB, Murray State (???)
  Watch:
^* Bunchy Stallings, OL, Kentucky
^*Joe Giles-Harris, ILB, Duke
* Brandon Watson, CB, Michigan
Roderick Young, DT, North Texas
 
 
Philadelphia EaglesB-
            Immediate Help:
Andre Dillard, OT, Washington State
Miles Sanders, RB, Penn State
            May Play:
JJ Arcega-Whiteside, WR, Stanford (Value)
            Too Early:
Shareef Miller, DE, Penn State (Way early)
            Why Draft:
Clayton Thorson, QB, Northwestern
            Watch:
^*T.J. Edwards, ILB, Wisconsin
*Nate Herbig, OG, Stanford
*Ryan Bates, OL, Penn State
 
 
Miami DolphinsB-
            Immediate Help:
Christian Wilkins, DT, Clemson
         
May Play:
Michael Deiter, OG, Wisconsin (tad early)
Andrew Van Ginkel, OLB, Wisconsin (Value)
Myles Gaskin, RB, Washington (Value)
        Too Early:
Isaiah Prince, OT, Ohio State
        Why Draft:
Chandler Cox, FB, Auburn
        Watch:
*Deion Calhoun, OG, Mississippi State
*Tre Watson, ILB, Maryland
*Terrill Hanks, OLB, New Mexico State
*Aaron Monteiro, OT, Boston College
 
 
Cleveland BrownsB-
        Immediate Help:
Greedy Williams, CB, LSU
Sheldrick Redwine, FS, Miami (Super Value)
         May Play:
Sione Takitaki, OLB, BYU (tad early)
Mack Wilson, ILB, Alabama (Value)
        Too Early:
Austin Seibert, K, Oklahoma
Drew Forbes, OG-T, Southeast Missouri State (project)
          Why Draft:
Donnie Lewis Jr., CB, Tulane
        Watch:
^*Brian Fineanganofo, G, Idaho State
*Wyatt Ray, OLB-DE, Boston College
J.T. Hassle, SS, Florida Tech
D.J. Montgomery, WR, Austin Peay
 
 
Houston Texans: C+
            Immediate Help:
Lonnie Johnson Jr., CB, Kentucky
          
May Play:
Max Scharping, OT, Northern Illinois (tad early)
Kahale Warring, TE, San Diego State (tad early)
Charles Omenihu, DE, Texas
Xavier Crawford, CB, Central Michigan (sneaky value)
            Too Early:
Tytus Howard, OT, Alabama State (Way, way too early)
            Why Draft:
Cullen Gillaspia, FB, Texas A&M
            Watch:
^*Jordan Ta'amu, QB, Mississippi
Damarea Crockett, RB, Missouri
Drew Lewis, OLB, Colorado
Albert Huggins, DT, Clemson
 
 
Seattle SeahawksC+
        Immediate Help:
L. J. Collier, DE, TCU
        May Play:
D. K. Metcalf, WR, Ole Miss
Cody Barton, OLB, Utah (should have more impact)
Ben Burr-Kirven, ILB, Washington (a lot of tackles)
Travis Homer, RB, Miami (Value)
^*Davante Davis, CB, Texas (UDFA: better than some drafted)
        Too Early:
Marquise Blair, FS, Utah
Gary Jennings Jr., WR, West Virginia
Phil Haynes, OG, Wake Forest (Way, way early)
Demarcus Christmas, DT, Florida State
        Why Draft:
Ugo Amadi, CB-S, Oregon (???)
John Ursua, WR, Hawaii
        Watch:
^*Mik'Quan Deane, TE, Western Kentucky
Martez Ivey, OG-T, Florida
Bryan Mone, DT, Michigan
Jay-Tee Tiuli, DT, Eastern Washington
B.J. Autry, OG, Jacksonville State

 
Atlanta FalconsC+
            Immediate Help:
Chris Lindstrom,  OG, Boston College
            May Play:
Kaleb McGary, OT, Washington
Kendall Sheffield, CB, Ohio State (tad early,  pect injury)
John Cominsky, DE, Charleston (WV) (tad early)
        Too Early:
Qadree Ollison, RB, Pittsburgh
Jordan Miller, CB, Washington
        Why Draft:
Marcus Green, WR, UL–Monroe
        Watch:
^*Olamide Zaccheaus, WR, Virginia
^*Alec Heldreth, DE, Clarion
Chandler Miller, C, Tulsa
 
 
New Orleans SaintsC
        Immediate Help:
Erik McCoy, C, Texas A&M (versatile as well)
        May Play:
Kaden Elliss, OLB, Idaho (Super Value)
^*Corbin Kaufusi, DE, BYU (UDFA)
        Too Early:
Chauncey Gardner-Johnson, CB-S, Florida
Saquan Hampton, FS, Rutgers
Alize Mack, TE, Notre Dame
        Why Draft:
None
        Watch:
^*Chase Hansen, OLB, Utah
^*A.J Ouellette, RB, Ohio
^*Cole Tracy, K, LSU
*Derrick Kelly, OT, Florida State
Kenny Bigelow, DT, West Virginia


Tampa Bay BuccaneersC
        Immediate Help:
Devin White, ILB, LSU
        May Play:
Sean Bunting, CB , Central Michigan (early)
Mike Edwards, FS, Kentucky (early)
Matt Gay, K, Utah
        Too Early:
Jamel Dean, CB, Auburn (Way too early)
Anthony Nelson, DE, Iowa
Scott Miller, WR, Bowling Green
        Why Draft:
Terry Beckner, DT, Missouri
        Watch:
^*Nate Trewyn, C, UW-Whitewater
*Nick Fitzgerald, QB, Mississippi State
*Zack Bailey, OL South Carolina
*Anthony Johnson, WR, Buffalo
 
 
Baltimore RavensC
        Immediate Help:
Miles Boykin, WR, Notre Dame (Value)
^*Gerald Willis, DT, Miami (UDFA)
        May Play:
Justice Hill, RB, Oklahoma St.  (best do-it-all)
Trace McSorley, QB, Penn St. (value)
          Too Early:
Marquise Brown, WR, Oklahoma (part-time player)
Jaylon Ferguson, OLB, Louisiana Tech (specialist?)
Ben Powers, OG, Oklahoma (very injury prone)
Iman Marshall, CB, USC (enigma?)
        Why Draft:
Daylon Mack, DT, Texas A&M
        Watch:
* Otaro Alaka, LB, Texas A&M
*Jaylon Smith, WR, Lousiville
Marcus Applefield, OT, Virginia
Antoine Wesley, WR, Texas Tech
 
 
Denver BroncosC
        Immediate Help:
Noah Fant, TE, Iowa
        May Play:
Drew Lock, QB, Missouri
        Too Early:

Dre'mont Jones, DT, Ohio State (many better available)
Justin Hollins, OLB, Oregon (project OLB)
        Why Draft:
None
        Watch:
^*Alijah Holder, CB, Stanford
Juwann Winfree, WR,
Colorado (6th, flashes, gamble)

*Joe Dineen, ILB, Kansas
George Aston, FB, Pittsburgh
 
 
Detroit LionsC-
        Immediate Help:
T.J. Hockenson, TE, Iowa
        May Play:
Amani Oruwariye, CB, Penn State (Value)
Travis Fulgham, WR, Old Dominion
        Too Early:
Will Harris, SS, Boston College (better avaiable)
Jahlani Tavai, ILB, Hawaii (Way too early)
Austin Bryant, DE, Clemson (not great when not hurt)
        Why Draft:
Ty Johnson, RB, Maryland
Isaac Nauta, RB, Georgia
P. J. Johnson, DT, Arizona
        Watch:
^*Ray Smith, DT, Boston College
^* Beau Benzschawel, OL, Wisconsin
*Tre Lamar, ILB,Clemson
* Jonathan Duhart, WR, Old Dominion
 
 
Dallas Cowboys: C-
            Immediate Help:
Connor McGovern, OG, Penn State (Value)
            May Play:
Trysten Hill, DT, Central Florida (tad early)
Mike Weber, RB, Ohio State (Value)
    Too Early:
Tony Pollard, WR-RB, Memphis (Way too early)
Michael Jackson, CB, Miami (FL)
Joe Jackson, DE, Miami (FL)
            Why Draft:
Donovan Wilson, SS, Texas A&M
Jalen Jelks, DE, Oregon
            Watch:
^*Jalen Guyton, WR, North Texas
*Mitch Hyatt, OG, Clemson
* Luke Gifford, OLB, Nebraska
Derrick Puni, OT, Central Missouri
 
 
San Francisco 49ersC-
             Immediate Help:
^*Kaden Smith, TE, Stanford (Super Value - 6th rd)
            May Play:
Nick Bosa, DE, Ohio State (if he's not hurt)
            Too Early:
Deebo Samuel , WR, South Carolina (better available)
Jalen Hurd, WR, Baylor (many better available)
*Mitch Wishnowsky, P, Utah (early for any punter)
            Why Draft:
Dre Greenlaw, ILB, Arkansas (small ILB - could be UDFA)
Justin Skule, OT, Vanderbilt
            Watch:
^*Ross Reynolds, OG, Iowa
Tyree Mayfield, TE, Wyoming
Malik Henry, WR, West Georgia


Chicago BearsC-
            Immediate Help:
?
            May Play:
David Montgomery, RB, Iowa State (early)
Riley Ridley, WR, Georgia (tad early)
            Too Early:
Duke Shelley, CB, Kansas State
            Why Draft:
Kerrith Whyte, Jr., RB, Florida Atlantic
         
Watch:
^*Dax Raymond, TE, Utah State
^*John Barron II, K, San Diego State
*Stephen Denmark, CB-S, Valdosta State  (7th)
* Joe Lowery, OG-T, Ohio 
*Alex Bars, OG-T, Notre Dame
 
 
Los Angeles ChargersD+
            Immediate Help:
Jerry Tillery, DT, Notre Dame
            May Play:
Drue Tranquill, OLB, Notre Dame (tad early)
            Too Early:
Nasir Adderley, FS, Delaware (overhyped)
Trey Pipkins, OT, Sioux Falls (Way too early)
Easton Stick, QB, North Dakota State (Way, way early)
Emeke Egbule, LB, Houston (without a position)
        Why Draft:
Cortez Broughton, DT, Cincinnati
        Watch:
^*Jeremy Cox, RB, Old Dominion
^* Daniel Helm, TE, Duke
^* Tanner Volson, C, North Dakota State
^*Tyler Newsome, P, Notre Dame
 
 
New York JetsD+
            Immediate Help:
Quinnen Williams, DE, Alabama
            May Play:
Chuma Edoga, OT, USC (Take way too early)
            Too Early:
Jachai Polite, DE, Florida
Trevon Wesco, FB-TE, West Virginia (Too too early)
            Why Draft:
Blake Cashman, LB, Minnesota
Blessuan Austin, CB, Rutgers
            Watch:
MyQuon Stout, DT, Appalachian State
Kyle Phillips, DE, Tennessee
Jeff Allison, ILB, Fresno State
John Battle, SS, LSU
Jeff Smith, WR, Boston College


Minnesota VikingsD
             Immediate Help:
?
   May Play:
Irv Smith Jr., TE, Alabama
Marcus Epps, FS,Wyoming (Value)
Kris Boyd, CB, Texas (value)
            Too Early:
Garrett Bradbury, C, NC State
Alexander Mattison, RB, Boise State
Cameron Smith, ILB,USC
Oli Udoh, OT, Elon
            Why Draft:
Dru Samia, OG, Oklahoma
Armon Watts, DT, Arkansas
            Watch:
^*Dillon Mitchell, WR, Oregon (7th)
*John Keenoy, C, Western Michigan
*Olabisi Johnson, WR, Colorado State (7th)

 
Tennessee TitansD
             Immediate Help:
?
            May Play:
Amani Hooker, SS, Iowa (Value)
            Too Early:
Jeffery Simmons, DT, Mississippi State (ACL)
A.J. Brown, WR, Ole Miss (attitude problems)
Nate Davis, OG, Charlotte (way early)
D'Andre Walker, OLB, Georgia (hernia, small DE)
            Why Draft:
David Long Jr., OLB, West Virginia (small, average)
            Watch:
^*Amani Bledsoe, DE, Oklahoma
^*Alex Barnes, RB, Kansas State
Derick Roberson, DE-OLB, Sam Houston State
Isaiah Mack, DT, UT-Chattanooga

 
Green Bay PackersD
            Immediate Help:
?
            May Play:
Elgton Jenkins, C, Mississippi State (versatile OL)
Kingsley Keke, DT-E, Texas A&M (fast, needs bulk)
            Too Early:
Rashan Gary, OLB, Michigan (may not have two healthy shoulders?)
Darnell Savage Jr., FS, Maryland (trade up to way early pick?)
Jace Sternberger, TE, Texas A&M (good hands, not much else)
            Why Draft:
Ka'dar Hollman, CB, Toledo (fast, needs tech)
Dexter Williams, RB, Notre Dame (lacking)
            Watch:
Ty Summers, ILB, TCU (7th)
Yosh Nijman, OT, Virgina Tech
Curtis Bolton, ILB, Oklahoma

 
Kansas City ChiefsD-
            Immediate Help:
?
            May Play:
Mecole Hardman, WR, Georgia (early, poor hands, etc.)
    Too Early:
Juan Thornhill, SS,Virginia (not exemplary)
Khalen Saunders, DT,Western Illinois (needs work)
Rashad Fenton, CB, South Carolina (???)
            Why Draft:
Darwin Thompson, RB, Utah State
Nick Allegretti, OG-C, Illinois
            Watch:
^* Gaje Ferguson, S, Utah State
^* Jack Fox, P, Rice
Darius Harris, ILB, Middle Tennessee State
Andre Lindsay, WR, Sacramento State
 
 
Carolina PanthersF
            Immediate Help:
?
            May Play:
Jordan Scarlett, RB, Florida (tad early)
Dennis Daley, OT, South Carolina (inconsistent)
        Too Early:
Brian Burns, OLB, Florida State (not 1st round talent)
Greg Little, OT, Ole Miss (many other better available)
Will Grier, QB, West Virginia (overrated)
Christian Miller, OLB, Alabama (undisciplined)
        Why Draft:

Terry Godwin, WR, Georgia
        Watch:
*Corrion Ballard, DB, Utah
Elijah Holyfield, RB, Georgia
Damion Jeanpiere Jr., WR, Nicholls State

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