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23. Kansas City Chiefs - Odell Beckham Jr. Wide Receiver, LSU
This is where the run on wide receivers could begin. The Chiefs need to add talent to the depth chart behind Dwayne Bowe. Odell Beckham Jr. is the next wideout on our board due to his speed and body control. Andy Reid would like to add a player like Beckham who can challenge defenses vertically.
24. Cincinnati Bengals - Darqueze Dennard, Cornerback, Michigan State
Secondary depth will be a priority in Cincinnati this offseason. With all of the top safeties off the board, the Bengals could take this opportunity to address the cornerback spot. The value matches need with this pick as well. Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard is aggressive in coverage and could use some seasoning, but his talent could get him drafted much higher than this by May.
25. San Diego Chargers - Jason Verrett, Cornerback, TCU
Jason Verrett is our top-ranked cornerback, but he's not going to fit every system because of his size and lack of experience in press coverage. While San Diego showed more physical looks in the secondary this season, it could use a player like Verrett. Despite his lack of size, he's aggressive and anticipates routes better than any corner in this cla##. The Chargers could find a spot for him. They should probably run it by Philip Rivers first.
26. Cleveland Browns - Zack Martin, Guard, Notre Dame
Zack Martin was one of the top players at the Senior Bowl last week and should have a shot at getting drafted in the tail end of the first round. The Browns have a solid offensive line in place, but might need bolster the interior of the offensive line depending on what happens in free agency. With Manziel in place, protection becomes a priority.
27. New Orleans Saints - Jeremiah Attaochu, Linebacker, Georgia Tech
Jeremiah Attaochu didn't get much of a chance to rush the pa##er at the Senior Bowl, but he's a quality candidate for a 3-4 team in need of an edge rusher. The Saints could use more pa## rushers, and Attaochu should be on their radar.
28. Carolina Panthers - Kelvin Benjamin, Wide Receiver, Florida State
Plenty of wide receivers fall into the late first-round range; few have the upside of Kelvin Benjamin. Cam Newton needs a few more weapons to take the Panthers' offense to the next level. A big target like Benjamin who can dominate the defense at the catch point and track the deep ball would make Newton a happy man.
29. TRADE Dallas Cowboys (via New England Patriots) - Ra'shede Hageman, Defensive lineman, Minnesota
Ra'shede Hageman is one of the toughest players to figure out in the 2014 NFL Draft. On one hand, he's physically imposing and has a combination of get off and strength that will appeal to most teams. He'll also turn heads at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine. However, he plays without much technique and will have some people concerned over his history off the field. He's worth the risk at this pick, though. The Cowboys trade down and get an excellent value. Nice work, Mr. Jones.
30. San Francisco 49ers - Timmy Jernigan, Defensive lineman, Florida State
The San Francisco 49ers have a ton of picks in the 2014 NFL Draft, and could move up to find an upgrade in the secondary. Timmy Jernigan is an excellent value here The 49ers could add even more depth to their front seven. Justin Smith isn't getting any younger.
31. Denver Broncos - Bradley Roby, Cornerback, Ohio State
Bradley Roby has fallen off quite a bit since the beginning of the season, but he's still a talented player worth considering in the back half of the first round. The Broncos have to start planning for life without Champ Bailey.
32. Seattle Seahawks - Aaron Donald, Defensive lineman, Pittsburgh
Few players made as much noise at the Senior Bowl as Pittsburgh defensive tackle Aaron Donald did. Some teams won't be willing to take a chance on him because of his size, but he showed he can win with quickness and hand use. It almost wouldn't be fair for the Seahawks to land Donald. He's a perfect fit for their defensive scheme.
33. Houston Texans - Taylor Lewan, Offensive tackle, Michigan
With a young quarterback in place, the Texans need to bolster the offensive line. Taylor Lewan falls out of the first round due to a rough end to his career. He was exposed for his inability to handle inside rushers. He's too good to pa## up here, though.
34. Washington Redskins - Stephon Tuitt, Defensive lineman, Notre Dame
Many expect the Redskins to draft a wide receiver with this pick, but with a first-round caliber defensive lineman still on the board, Washington will have to strongly consider addressing the front seven. Wide receiver is one of the deepest positions in the 2014 draft, so Stephon Tuitt is the pick here.
35. Cleveland Browns - Jordan Matthews, Wide Receiver, Vanderbilt
The Browns got a quarterback and guard with their two first-round picks, and at the top of the second round they find a solid No. 2 wide receiver to play across from Josh Gordon. Jordan Matthews has the skill set to be a solid possession receiver in the NFL.
36. Oakland Raiders - Zach Mettenberger, Quarterback, LSU
The Raiders missed out on quarterbacks in the first round, so they could be a candidate to take a chance on Zach Mettenberger at the top of the second round. An ACL injury keeps Mettenberger from the first round, but his size and arm strength will be enough to get him drafted on Day 2, crutches and all.
37. TRADE St. Louis Rams (via Atlanta Falcons) - Antonio Richardson, Offensive tackle, Tennessee
The Rams get this pick as part of the earlier hypothetical trade that landed Clowney in Atlanta. After ignoring the offensive line with its two first-round picks, St. Louis could take a look at a handful of quality offensive tackles still available at this spot.
38. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Dee Ford, Defensive End, Auburn
Dee Ford made quite a bit of money at the Senior Bowl last week. He now has a real chance at the first round and shouldn't come off the board any later than pick No. 39 to the Jaguars. As it is, Tampa takes him off the board one pick before Jacksonville.
39. Jacksonville Jaguars - Louis Nix III, Defensive Tackle, Notre Dame
One of the biggest needs for the Jaguars is a plug in the middle of the defensive line. Roy Miller was a failed experiment in 2013. Injuries caused Louis Nix to struggle this season for Notre Dame, and as a result he falls to the Jaguars in the second round and gets to play in his hometown.
40. Minnesota Vikings - Jimmy Garoppolo, Quarterback, Eastern Illinois
The Vikings weren't able to get one of the top three quarterbacks in the first round, but there a few options for them on Day 2 of the draft. Jimmy Garoppolo had a strong couple of weeks at postseason All-Star games. He should be a second-round pick.
41. Buffalo Bills - Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Tight End, Washington
It appears Austin Seferian-Jenkins has been pa##ed over by both Ebron and Amaro. He still has a dangerous combination of size and speed. E.J. Manuel would love to have a big target like Seferian-Jenkins to throw to.
42. Tennessee Titans - Lamarcus Joyner, Safety, Florida State
Lamarcus Joyner has experience playing both safety and cornerback at Florida State. His versatility would be an a##et for the Titans, who could use a safety with the ability to play in coverage.
43. New York Giants - Ryan Shazier, Linebacker, Ohio State
After bulking up the offensive line in the first round, the Giants address another big need at linebacker. Ryan Shazier has first-round talent and will likely impress at the NFL Scouting Combine in February. New York could use a linebacker with Shazier's range.
44. St. Louis Rams - Will Sutton, Defensive Tackle, Arizona State
The Rams have a chance to add a ton of talent in this version of the 2014 NFL Draft. With four top-44 picks, St. Louis adds four impact players. Will Sutton didn't play quite as well during his senior season after adding weight, but the Rams might be willing to take a chance on him here. They could use depth at defensive tackle next to Michael Brockers.
45. Detroit Lions - Brandin Cooks, Wide Receiver, Oregon State
The Lions need to add another wide receiver opposite Calvin Johnson. Brandin Cooks was productive as a junior. While he's undersized, few wide receivers in this cla## have the spatial awareness and body control along the sidelines that Cooks displayed consistently in 2013.
46. TRADE Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Pittsburgh Steelers) - Ju'Waun James, Offensive Tackle, Tennessee
The Buccaneers will be tempted to address the offensive tackle position earlier than this, but the value at the position is strong in the second round. Ju'Wuan James was arguably better than his highly regarded teammate, Tiny Richardson, in 2013.
47. Dallas Cowboys - Kyle Fuller, Cornerback, Virginia Tech
The Cowboys had one of the worst secondaries in the NFL last season. Help is needed at just about every position. Kyle Fuller dealt with injuries throughout his career at Virginia Tech, but he's a high-potential player with tons of value in the second round.
48. Baltimore Ravens - Billy Turner, Offensive Tackle, North Dakota State
Despite trading for Eugene Monroe, the Ravens still need to bolster their offensive line. Billy Turner is raw in his technique, but with some time he could become a dominant blocker. He already has the strength and mean streak to get by in the NFL.
49. New York Jets - Gabe Jackson, Guard, Mississippi State
The Jets need to add some youth to the interior of their offensive line. Aaron Donald got the best of Gabe Jackson at the Senior Bowl, but he's still worth a second-round pick. He's an intelligent blocker who excels in pa## protection.
50. Miami Dolphins - Cyril Richardson, Guard, Baylor
Cyril Richardson is another guard who struggled at the Senior Bowl, but he moves fairly well for his size. He just needs to learn to play with more balance and he could become a quality starter in the NFL. The Dolphins need multiple upgrades on their offensive line.
51. Chicago Bears - Dion Bailey, Safety, USC
Dion Bailey played a bit of linebacker and safety in college. He has the size to be useful in run support but his speed and instincts were on display in coverage throughout his junior season. The Bears could find a role for him in their defense.
52. Arizona Cardinals - Morgan Moses, Offensive Tackle, Virginia
The offensive line remains an issue for Arizona. The Cardinals would be wise to address the position early in the 2014 NFL Draft. Morgan Moses drew positive reviews for his work at the Senior Bowl and should be considered a Day 2 pick.
53. Green Bay Packers - Kyle Van Noy, Linebacker, BYU
Kyle Van Noy could go much, much higher than this in April. His value will vary depending on the team. A team that struggles to stop the run, like the Packers, should be in the market for a block-shedding linebacker like Van Noy.
54. Philadelphia Eagles - Andre Hal, Cornerback, Vanderbilt
The Eagles need to shore up the secondary this offseason. Help is needed at both safety and cornerback. Andre Hal presents the best value at either position. He's a long, physical corner who is aggressive once the ball is in the air.
55. Cincinnati Bengals - Dominique Easley, Defensive Tackle, Florida
Dom Easley would be a top-10 draft pick if he hadn't torn his ACL this season. The Bengals wouldn't need to rush Easley back, but once healthy, Easley would give the Bengals superior depth at an increasingly important position. Geno Atkins and Dom Easley would be dangerous as part of a rotation at defensive tackle.
56. San Francisco 49ers - Aaron Colvin, Cornerback, Oklahoma
Yes, Aaron Colvin just tore his ACL. But the 49ers have more picks than they do roster spots available for rookies. They could take a player like Colvin, who fills a need, and essentially give him a redshirt year by stashing him on the injured reserve.
57. San Diego Chargers - David Yankey, Guard, Stanford
David Yankey may be a jack of all trades on the offensive line, but it doesn't seem like he's really mastered anything. The Chargers need some help on the interior of the offensive line, though, and Yankey makes some sense.
58. New Orleans Saints - Allen Robinson, Wide Receiver, Penn State
The depth at wide receiver shows here. New Orleans wouldn't be reaching by drafting Allen Robinson at the end of the first round. Instead, they land him late in the second round. Plenty of teams are going to find value at wide receiver in this draft.
59. Indianapolis Colts - Yawin Smallwood, Linebacker, Connecticut
The Colts miss out on the run at offensive guard, but there are still plenty of linebackers left. The Colts' defense is still a work in progress. That much was evident when the Patriots thrashed them on the ground in the playoffs. Yawin Smallwood is flying under the radar a bit, but he's one of the best inside linebacker in this draft.
60. Carolina Panthers - Pierre Desir, Cornerback, Lindenwood
After a strong week at the Senior Bowl, Lindenwood cornerback Pierre Desir has a real shot at the second round this May. He was rarely targeted on game day, but he made the most of his few targets, picking off a pa## at the end of the game.
61. San Francisco 49ers - Ka'Deem Carey, Running Back, Arizona
Frank Gore can't last forever, so the 49ers would be smart to add more depth at running back. Marcus Lattimore is a bruising back, and Ka'Deem Carey has the wheels. Down the road, they could make a nice one-two punch for San Francisco.
62. New England Patriots - Jarvis Landry, Wide Receiver, LSU
Bill Belichick hasn't had much luck drafting wide receivers lately, but that doesn't mean he should stop trying. Jarvis Landry is the victim of a strong wide receiver cla##. Normally, he would be drafted higher than this.
63. Denver Broncos - Kareem Martin, Defensive End, North Carolina
The Broncos should be looking to add more depth on the defensive line, especially at end. Kareem Martin has the tools to be a quality pa## rusher in the NFL.
64. Seattle Seahawks - Troy Niklas, Tight End, Notre Dame
The Seahawks could use a playmaker at tight end for Russell Wilson. Troy Niklas has the combination of size and speed to play a balanced role at tight end. His real strength is in the pa##ing game, though.