SB Nation

● By Staff
The 2023 NFL season begin in earnest on Monday, with the opening of the league’s “legal tampering window.” NFL teams can begin speaking with free agents, and while deals cannot be finalized until Wednesday, the new season is now upon us. So what better way to celebrate than with a mock draft that may be obsolete in a few hours? Of course, a lot has changed since our most recent mock draft, namely the team at the top of the draft board. As expected, the Chicago Bears traded out of the first-overall spot, in a deal with the Carolina Panthers. What could they do with the first pick in the draft? Select a quarterback.

Top Players Not Included

These players appear in the top 32 of our

Consensus Big Board

, but do not show up in this mock.