● By Bucky Brooks

Accuracy: 30.05%40th Place
We made it! Yes, it's the week of the 2024 NFL Draft, but before the actual proceedings get underway in Detroit, I'm here to take my fourth and final attempt at projecting how the first round will play out on Thursday night. Trades will certainly reshape the real thing, but in this simulation, I'm keeping everything as it stands right now in hopes of providing the most realistic forecast for as many teams as possible. Alright, enough preamble -- let's get to the picks.

Top Players Not Included

These players appear in the top 32 of our

Consensus Big Board

, but do not show up in this mock.