Mel Kiper is back with his final mock draft of 2021.
Ahead of the start of the NFL Draft on Thursday night, the ESPN draft analyst shared his final first-round predictions.
Trey Lance, meanwhile, slides to No. 7 before Kiper predicts the New England Patriots jumping up to grab their man.
Who does Kiper have your favorite team drafting in his final 2021 mock draft?
A look at his top 10 projections can be seen below, while the full first-round mock draft can be seen by heading over to ESPN.com.
- Jacksonville Jaguars – Trevor Lawrence, QB, Clemson
- New York Jets – Zach Wilson, QB, BYU
- San Francisco 49ers (via MIA through HOU – TRADE) – Mac Jones, QB, Alabama
- Atlanta Falcons – Kyle Pitts, TE, Florida
- Cincinnati Bengals – Ja’Marr Chase, WR, LSU
- Miami Dolphins (via PHI – TRADE) – DeVonta Smith, WR, Alabama
- New England Patriots (via DET – TRADE) – Trey Lance, QB, North Dakota State
- Carolina Panthers – Penei Sewell, OT, Oregon
- Denver Broncos – Justin Fields, QB, Ohio State
- Dallas Cowboys – Patrick Surtain II, CB, Alabama
Who do you want your favorite team to select in the upcoming draft? Sound off in the comments section below with your thoughts and predictions.