There was a lot of talk that the Giants would take Manning’s future replacement in this spot, but instead they’ve given their two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback a new toy to play with as they look to turn things around in 2018.
Some people expected Sam Darnold’s name to be called by the Browns at the top of the hour. It wasn’t. But don’t feel too bad for Darnold, who only had to wait an extra 20 minutes and gets to head to New York and be the signal-caller for the Jets.
It’ll be interesting to see if Darnold starts Week 1, as the Jets re-signed Josh McCown and brought in Teddy Bridgewater in free agency.
The Panthers are the second NFC South representative here over the Saints thanks to having road games against both the Eagles (Week 7) and Steelers (Week 10). The Cowboys in Week 1 is a tough home opener, and at Falcons follows Cheap Authentic Jerseys From China that. It’s also Saints-Falcons-Saints to close the season.
It’s doubtful the division will have two playoff teams again, let alone three. The good news: Whoever comes out will be battle-tested and ready to make a deep run in the playoffs.
Bradley Chubb probably expected a phone call to come a few minutes earlier, but he’s probably lucky that it didn’t. I mean, he’s a Denver Bronco instead of a Cleveland Brown. Once he lets that sink in, I think he’ll be pretty happy.
Chubb was the highest-ranked defensive player in the draft, according to…everyone. Denver is more than happy to take 6’4, 269 pound defensive end.
The first offensive lineman is off the board, as the Colts took 6’5, 325 pound Quenton Nelson out of Notre Dame. This pick was so exciting that NFL Network went to commercial immediately after the announcement was made.
After the bye they’re at the Falcons, then get the likely still-awful and possibly winless Browns. Is there a head coach in the league who needs a hot start more than Dirk Koetter, and does he have the least chance to get one? A nervous bye week is not out of the question.
The Seahawks play exactly two home games in September and October. The Rams don’t play at home for one solid month late in the season; one week is a bye, one game is in Mexico City and the other two are 10 a.m. PT starts Cheap China NFL Jerseys in Detroit and Chicago.