Trevor Lawrence Officially Declares For 2021 NFL Draft

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We all knew that it was coming, but now it is official.

On Wednesday morning, Clemson football star Trevor Lawrence announced that he has officially declared for the 2021 NFL Draft.

Lawrence, who finished as runner-up for the Heisman Trophy, is the projected No. 1 overall pick.

Throughout his career at Clemson, the star signal-caller accounted for 9,181 passing yards, a 66.7 completion percentage, 85 touchdowns, 14 interceptions, 820 rushing yards, and 14 rushing touchdowns.

Lawrence announced his decision with a video on social media.

“I’ll look back at these three years and have the best memories,” Lawrence said. “I really feel like I’m a man now and I’m ready to take on those challenges. Just super excited for life ahead. The best is always yet to come, but I’m grateful for Clemson and I’m going to miss it.”

Currently, the Jacksonville Jaguars are slated to select the top pick in the upcoming draft.

Rounding out the top five is the Miami Dolphins (courtesy of the Houston Texans), the Atlanta Falcons, and the Cincinnati Bengals.

Where would your favorite team pick if the season ended today?

A full look at the updated 2021 NFL Draft order can be seen below.

  1. Jacksonville Jaguars
  2. New York Jets
  3. Miami Dolphins (via Houston Texans)
  4. Atlanta Falcons
  5. Cincinnati Bengals
  6. Philadelphia Eagles
  7. Detroit Lions
  8. Carolina Panthers
  9. Denver Broncos
  10. Dallas Cowboys
  11. New York Giants
  12. San Francisco 49ers
  13. Los Angeles Chargers
  14. Minnesota Vikings
  15. New England Patriots
  16. Arizona Cardinals
  17. Las Vegas Raiders
  18. Miami Dolphins

Picks 19-32 will be determined by the order of finish in the 2020-21 NFL Playoffs

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