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NFL Draft 2012: Round 3 Coverage

The first three rounds of the NFL Draft are in the books and only one day remains. Be sure to check out the 2012 NFL Draft results for the 2nd round.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Full List Of Round 3 Picks

The 3rd round of the NFL Draft is when you can still find quality NFL starters on a consistent basis, which is probably the case with many of the picks in the 3rd round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

The Colts kicked things off picking their second tight end of the draft in Clemson's Dwayne Allen. CB Trumaine Johnson, an All-American from Montana, was picked next followed by another CB, Josh Robinson out of Central Florida. The Seahawks picked Russell Wilson and Nick Foles went off the board to the Eagles.

Also featured in this round: the Saints and Raiders making their first picks of the day.

Check out SB Nation's StoryStream for complete coverage of the 3rd round of the draft.

64. Indianapolis Colts - Dwayne Allen, TE, Clemson
65. St. Louis Rams - Trumaine Johnson, CB, Montana
66. Minnesota Vikings - Josh Robinson, CB, Central Florida
67. Denver Broncos - Ronnie Hillman, RB, San Diego State
68. Houston Texans - Devier Posey - Wide Receiver - Ohio State
69. Buffalo Bills - T.J. Graham - Wide Receiver - N.C. State
70. Jacksonville Jaguars -Bryan Anger - Punter - California
71. Washington Redskins - Josh Leribeus - Guard - SMU
72. Miami Dolphins - Olivier Vernon - Defensive End - Miami
73. San Diego Chargers - Brandon Taylor - Safety - LSU
74. Kansas City Cheifs - Donald Stephenson - Tackle - Oklahoma
75. Seattle Seahawks - Russell Wilson - Quarterback - Wisconsin
76. Houston Texans - Brandon Brooks - Guard - Miami (Ohio)
77. New York Jets - Demario Davis - Linebacker - Arkansas State
78. Miami Dolphins - Michael Egnew - Tight End - Missouri
79. Chicago Bears - Brandon Hardin - Safety - Oregon State
80. Arizona Cardinals - Jamell Fleming - Cornerback - Oklahoma
81. Dallas Cowboys - Tyrone Crawford - Defensive End - Boise State
82. Tennessee Titans - Mike Martin - Defensive Tackle - Michigan
83. Cincinnati Bengals - Mohamed Sanu - Wide Receiver - Rutgers
84. Baltimore Ravens - Bernard Pierce - Running back - Temple
85. Detroit Lions - Dwight Bentley - Cornerback - Louisiana-Lafayette
86. Pittsburgh Steelers - Sean Spence - Linebacker - Miami
87. Cleveland Browns - John Hughes - Defensive Tackle - Cincinnati
88. Philadelphia Eagles - Nick Foles - Quarterback - Arizona
89. New Orleans Saints - Akiem Hicks - Defensive End - Regina
90. New England Patriots - Jake Bequette - Defensive End - Arkansas
91. Atlanta Falcons - Lamar Holmes - Offensive Tackle - Southern Miss.
92. Indianapolis Colts - T.Y. Hilton - Wide Receiver - Florida International
93. Cincinnati Bengals - Brandon Thompson - Defensive Tackle - Clemson
94. New York Giants - Jayron Hosley - Cornerback - Virginia Tech
95. Oakland Raiders - Tony Bergstrom - Offensive Tackle - Utah

Check out SB Nation's Mocking The Draft for more news on the draft picks and here are our previous NFL Draft grades for day one and day two.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: A Punter Wasn't The Only Round 3 Surprise

The 3rd round of the 2012 NFL Draft is in the books. What are some of the surprises (besides the Jaguars taking a punter)?

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NFL Draft Grades: Rams, Ravens Continue Making Smart Moves

The NFL Draft is at the halfway point so it's time for another set of entirely-too-early NFL Draft grades.

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2012 NFL Draft Best Available: Lamar Miller, Dwight Jones And Marvin McNutt Still Available

As we enter into the third and final day of the 2012 NFL Draft, we get to where the NFL general managers can prove their merit and find the diamonds in the rough. Typically near the end of the 3rd round is where the draft can get kind of wacky, especially when a team like the Jacksonville Jaguars does something like draft a punter in the top of the round.

There are still some upper tier players left in the draft, including, including Miami running back Lamar Miller, who Mocking The Draft rated as its 39th best overall all player. Not only is Miller still available, but there are still a handfull of wide receivers than rank in the top 100 players according to Mocking The Draft.

60. Dwight Jones | 6'4, 220 pounds | Wide receiver | North Carolina

70. Marvin McNutt | 6'2, 215 pounds | Wide receiver | Iowa

74. Joe Adams | 5'10 1/2, 174 pounds | Wide receiver | Arkansas

89. Marvin Jones | 6'1 7/8, 198 pounds | Wide receiver | California

93. Chris Givens | 6'0, 195 pounds | Wide receiver | Wake Forest

Results from the 1st round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and 2nd round results are available here, and for 3rd round results you can find them here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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NFL Draft Day 3: Time, TV Coverage, Results And More

The 2012 NFL Draft continues on Saturday afternoon as Round 4 kicks off at noon ET. The first three rounds are in the books after Round 1 took place on Thursday evening and Rounds 2 and 3 finished up Friday evening.

You can watch the draft live on ESPN or NFL Network and also stream it live on the Internet on NFL.com/Live.

Results from the 1st round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and 2nd round results are available here, and for 3rd round results you can find them here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Order Day 3, Rounds 4 Through 7

The 2012 NFL Draft gets to the second half of the widely-anticipated event on Saturday afternoon, moving into rounds four through seven. In the first two days of the NFL Draft, there have been quite a few trades, and I wouldn't expect that to slow down Saturday.

The St. Louis Rams once again get the party started, picking first in the 4th round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

Here is the complete order of the 2012 NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon.

Round 4

  1. St. Louis (2-14)
  2. Indianapolis (2-14)
  3. Minnesota (3-13)
  4. Houston - from Philadelphia via Tampa Bay (4-12)
  5. Cleveland (4-12)
  6. Jacksonville (5-11)
  7. Washington (5-11)
  8. Miami (6-10)
  9. Carolina (6-10)
  10. Buffalo (6-10)
  11. Seattle (7-9)
  12. Kansas City (7-9)
  13. Denver - from New York Jets (8-8)
  14. Washington - from Oakland (8-8)
  15. San Diego (8-8)
  16. Chicago (8-8)
  17. Arizona (8-8)
  18. Dallas (8-8)
  19. Philadelphia (8-8)
  20. Tennessee (9-7)
  21. Cincinnati* (9-7)
  22. Detroit* (10-6)
  23. Cleveland - from Atlanta* (10-6)
  24. Pittsburgh* (12-4)
  25. Denver* (8-8)
  26. Houston* (10-6)
  27. New Orleans* (13-3)
  28. Green Bay* (15-1)
  29. Buffalo - from Baltimore* (12-4)
  30. San Francisco* (13-3)
  31. New England* (13-3)
  32. New York Giants* (9-7)
  33. Minnesota (compensatory)
  34. Oakland (compensatory)
  35. Baltimore (compensatory)
  36. New York Giants (compensatory)
  37. Green Bay (compensatory)
  38. Green Bay (compensatory)
  39. Minnesota (compensatory)
  40. Dallas (compensatory)

Round 5

  1. Indianapolis (2-14)
  2. Denver - from St. Louis (2-14)
  3. Minnesota (3-13)
  4. Cleveland (4-12)
  5. Tampa Bay (4-12)
  6. Washington (5-11)
  7. Jacksonville (5-11)
  8. Carolina (6-10)
  9. Buffalo (6-10)
  10. Miami (6-10)
  11. Kansas City (7-9)
  12. Buffalo - from Seattle (7-9)
  13. Oakland (8-8)
  14. San Diego (8-8)
  15. Chicago (8-8)
  16. Arizona (8-8)
  17. Dallas (8-8)
  18. Philadelphia (8-8)
  19. New York Jets (8-8)
  20. Tennessee (9-7)
  21. Cincinnati* (9-7)
  22. Atlanta* (10-6)
  23. Detroit* (10-6)
  24. Pittsburgh* (12-4)
  25. Cleveland - from Denver* (8-8)
  26. Houston* (10-6)
  27. New Orleans* (13-3)
  28. Green Bay* (15-1)
  29. Baltimore* (12-4)
  30. San Francisco* (13-3)
  31. Cincinnati - from New England* (13-3)
  32. Cincinnati - from New York Giants* (9-7)
  33. Oakland (compensatory)
  34. Baltimore (compensatory)
  35. Indianapolis (compensatory)

Round 6

  1. St. Louis (2-14)
  2. Philadelphia - from Indianapolis (2-14)
  3. Washington - from Minnesota (3-13)
  4. Tampa Bay (4-12)
  5. Minnesota - from Cleveland (4-12)
  6. Jacksonville (5-11)
  7. Arizona - from Washington (5-11)
  8. Buffalo (6-10)
  9. New Orleans - from Miami (6-10)
  10. Carolina (6-10)
  11. Seattle (7-9)
  12. Kansas City (7-9)
  13. San Diego (8-8)
  14. Chicago (8-8)
  15. Arizona (8-8)
  16. Dallas (8-8)
  17. New York Jets - from Indianapolis via Philadelphia (8-8)
  18. Denver - from New York Jets (8-8)
  19. Oakland (8-8)
  20. Tennessee (9-7)
  21. Cincinnati* (9-7)
  22. Detroit* (10-6)
  23. Atlanta* (10-6)
  24. Pittsburgh* (12-4)
  25. Philadelphia - from Denver* (8-8)
  26. Houston* (10-6)
  27. Miami - from New Orleans* (13-3)
  28. Green Bay* (15-1)
  29. Baltimore* (12-4)
  30. San Francisco* (13-3)
  31. Philadelphia - from New England* (13-3)
  32. New York Giants* (9-7)
  33. New York Jets (compensatory)
  34. New York Jets (compensatory)
  35. Cleveland (compensatory)
  36. Cleveland (compensatory)
  37. Indianapolis (compensatory)
  38. Carolina (compensatory)

Round 7

  1. Indianapolis (2-14)
  2. St. Louis (2-14)
  3. Minnesota (3-13)
  4. Cleveland (4-12)
  5. Tampa Bay (4-12)
  6. Washington (5-11)
  7. Indianapolis - from New York Jets via Jacksonville (5-11)
  8. Miami (6-10)
  9. Carolina (6-10)
  10. Buffalo (6-10)
  11. Kansas City (7-9)
  12. Detroit - from Seattle (7-9)
  13. Chicago (8-8)
  14. Arizona (8-8)
  15. Dallas (8-8)
  16. Minnesota - from New England via Philadelphia (8-8)
  17. Green Bay - from New York Jets (8-8)
  18. Seattle - from Oakland (8-8)
  19. San Diego (8-8)
  20. Tennessee (9-7)
  21. Jacksonville - from Cincinnati* (9-7)
  22. Philadelphia - from Atlanta* (10-6)
  23. Detroit* (10-6)
  24. Pittsburgh* (12-4)
  25. New York Jets - from Denver* (8-8)
  26. Houston* (10-6)
  27. New Orleans* (13-3)
  28. Green Bay* (15-1)
  29. Baltimore* (12-4)
  30. San Francisco* (13-3)
  31. Kansas City - from New England* (13-3)
  32. New York Giants* (9-7)
  33. Pittsburgh (compensatory)
  34. Green Bay (compensatory)
  35. New York Jets (compensatory)
  36. Green Bay (compensatory)
  37. New York Jets (compensatory)
  38. Cleveland (compensatory)
  39. Pittsburgh (compensatory)
  40. Cleveland (compensatory)
  41. Pittsburgh (compensatory)
  42. Atlanta (compensatory)
  43. San Diego (compensatory)
  44. Buffalo (compensatory)
  45. St. Louis (compensatory)
  46. Indianapolis (compensatory)

Results from the 1st round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and 2nd round results are available here, and for 3rd round results you can find them here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Giants And Raiders Wrap Up Round 3 With Picks 94 And 95

The New York Giants picked Virginia Tech cornerback Jayron Hosely with the 31st pick in the third round, pick number 94 overall. He joins a Big Blue draft class that features running back David Wilson, also from Virginia Tech, and receiver Rueben Randle of LSU.

The Oakland Raiders made their first pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, a compensatory selection awarded to them for free agent losses in 2011. They gave their other picks to Cincinnati in the Carson Palmer deal. And with their first pick in the draft, the 95th overall selection, the Raiders picked Utah offensive tackle Tony Bergstrom. He should help keep Palmer upright in 2012.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second-round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Colts, Bengals Make Selections With Picks 92-93

The Cincinnati Bengals added a big boy with their late 3rd round pick, while the Indianapolis Colts added a speedster to their offense.

The Colts gave Andrew Luck another weapon with the 92nd overall pick when they added Florida International wide receiver T.Y. Hilton. He's a smaller receiver, but blazing fast and useful in the return game. The Colts' previous selections were Luck, TE Coby Fleener and TE Dwayne Allen.

With the 93rd overall pick, the Cincinnati Bengals added defensive tackle Brandon Thompson, who many experts projected as a 2nd round player coming into the draft. They previously selected CB Dre Kirkpatrick, OG Kevin Zeitler, DT Devon Still and WR Mohamed Sanu.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Saints, Patriots And Falcons Announced Their Selections For Picks 89-91

With the 26th pick (89th overall) of the third round, the New Orleans Saints finally were able to make a selection in the 2012 NFL Draft. With their pick, the Saints selected defensive end Akiem Hicks out of Regina in Canada.

With the 27th pick (90th overall) of the third round, the New England Patriots added another pass rusher, drafting defensive end Jake Bequette out of Arkansas. Bequette joins first-round picks Chandler Jones and Dont'a Hightower, as well as second-round pick safety Tavon Wilson.

With the 28th pick (91st overall) of the third round, the Atlanta Falcons picked up offensive tackle Lamar Holmes out of Southern Miss. Holmes joins fellow offensive lineman Peter Konz, the Falcons' second-round pick.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Steelers & Browns Go Defense, Eagles Get A QB With Picks 86-88

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Miami linebacker Sean Spence with the 23rd pick, 86th overall, in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Pittsburgh's prior picks were both offensive linemen. They took guard David DeCastro in the first round and tackle Mike Adams in the second.

With the 24th pick in the third round, 87th overall, the Cleveland Browns added Cincinnati defensive tackle John Hughes. The Browns traded up to the third pick in the first round, and picked running back Trent Richardson. With the 22nd pick in that round, the Browns opted for quarterback Brandon Weeden. In the second round, Cleveland drafted Mitchell Schwartz, an offensive tackle from California.

In the 25th spot in the third round, 88th overall, the Philadelphia Eagles selected Arizona quarterback Nick Foles. In the first round, the Eagles drafted defensive tackle Fletcher Cox. Philly had two picks in the second round and used those for linebacker Mychal Kendricks and defensive end Vinny Curry.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Bengals, Ravens, Lions Make Selections With Picks 83-85

The Cincinnati Bengals, Baltimore Ravens and Detroit Lions strengthened their teams in the 3rd round. The Bengals took a player who was the victim of a prank that made him think he was a first-round pick while the Falcons and Lions picked players from non-BCS schools.

With the 83rd pick, the Cincinnati Bengals added Rutgers wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, who was prank called on Thursday night and told he was picked in the late first round, coincidentally by the Bengals. Sanu had a big junior year for Rutgers before declaring early for the draft. The Bengals had previously selected CB Dre Kirkpatrick, OG Kevin Zeitler and DT Devon Still.

The Ravens traded up with the Atlanta Falcons and took Temple running back Bernard Pierce with the 84th pick. Pierce had a very good NFL Combine and put up spectacular numbers in 2011, racking up 1,481 yards and 27 rushing touchdowns. Earlier, the Ravens took OLB Courtney Upshaw and OT Kelechi Osemele

With the 85th pick, the Detroit Lions added Louisiana-Lafayette CB Dwight Bentley. The Lions had previously selected OT Riley Reiff and WR Ryan Broyles.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second-round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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Ravens-Falcons Trade: Baltimore Moves Up In Round 2

The Baltimore Ravens moved up seven spots in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Engineering a trade with the Atlanta Falcons, the Ravens were able to move up from the 91st to the 84th pick in the draft. They also gave up the 164th pick to make the move.

With the pick, the Ravens selected Tempe RB Bernard Pierce.

The Ravens have had a productive draft to this point, picking up Alabama linebacker Courtney Upshaw and G Kelechi Osemele in the second round of the draft. The Ravens traded out of the first round.

The Falcons have made one pick so far, the 55th overall pick where they took Wisconsin center Peter Konz. The rest of their picks went to the Julio Jones trade last year.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Cardinals, Cowboys And Titans Announced Their Selections For Picks 80-82

With the 17th pick (80th overall) in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Arizona Cardinals selected Jamell Fleming, cornerback from Oklahoma. Fleming joins a Cardinals draft class that includes first-round pick Michael Floyd, the wide receiver from Notre Dame. The Cardinals didn't make a pick in the second round, because it was traded to the Philadelphia Eagles.

With the 18th pick (81st overall) in the third round, the Dallas Cowboys selected defensive end Tyrone Crawford from Boise State. Crawford joins the rest of the Cowboys draft class, which includes LSU defensive back Morris Claiborne, who the Cowboys traded up for in the first round. Dallas traded away their second-round pick in the deal.

With the 19th pick (82nd overall) in the third round, the Tennessee Titans drafted Michigan defensive tackle Mike Martin. Martin was a player who created buzz at the 2012 Senior Bowl and joins wide receiver Kendall Wright and linebacker Zach Brown in the 2012 Titans draft class so far.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Jets, Dolphins And Bears Announced Their Selections For Picks 77-79

With the 14th pick (77) in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected Demario Davis, a linebacker from Arkansas State. Davis joins a Jets draft class that includes DE Quinton Coples, a first-round pick, and WR Stephen Hill, a second-round pick. Davis is a speedster and a natural run defender. He should contribute on special teams right away.

With the 15th pick (78) in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins selected Missouri TE Michael Egnew. Tall and athletic, Miami will look to the former Tiger to create matchup problems in the middle, similar to what their division rivals in New England have done. Six picks prior to this one, the Dolphins added defensive end Olivier Vernon. Miami picked Stanford tackle Jonathan Martin in the second round, and quarterback Ryan Tannehill in the first.

With the 16th pick (79) in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears selected Brandon Hardin from Oregon State. Hardin played corner in college, but his size lends itself naturally to the safety position in the NFL, where he can matchup with smaller receivers and tight ends as well as play the run. The Bears picked wide receiver Alshon Jeffery with their second-round pick, and added a pass rusher, Boise State's Shea McClellin in the first round.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Chiefs, Seahawks, Texans Make Selections With Picks 74-76

Those teams looking for offensive tackles, quarterbacks and guards will have less to choose from as the 3rd round of the 2012 NFL Draft rolls along after selections 74-76.

With the 74th overall selection in the draft, the Kansas City Chiefs selected offensive tackle Donald Stephenson from Oklahoma. Stephenson is a big guy with great size and athleticism, but he isn't particularly strong for his size. He's played on both sides for the Sooners and has a better chance to start at right tackle than left in the pros.

The Seattle Seahawks added quarterback Russell Wilson from Wisconsin with the 75th pick. Wilson transferred from NC State to Wisconsin after graduating, and in his only season as UW's quarterback, led them to the Rose Bowl.

With the 76th pick, the Houston Texans made a surprising selection with OG Brandon Brooks from Miami of Ohio. Brooks was not invited to the NFL Combine.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Washington, Miami And San Diego Add Depth With Picks 71-73

With the 71st pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins picked Josh Leribeus, a guard from SMU.

This was only Washington's second pick in the draft, after taking Robert Griffin III with the second pick in the first round. Washington traded away a bevy of picks to move up for Griffin.

With the 72nd pick in the third round, the Miami Dolphins selected Olivier Vernon, a local product from the University of Miami. Vernon is the first defensive player picked by the Dolphins in the draft. He joins QB Ryan Tannehill and OT Jonathan Martin, selected in the first and second rounds.

With the 73rd pick in the third round, the San Diego Chargers opted for a safety, Brandon Taylor from LSU. San Diego has gone with defensive players in each round of the draft. The team took South Carolina DE Melvin Ingram in the first and Connecticut defensive tackle Kendall Reyes in the second round.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: T.J. Graham Selected By Buffalo Bills With 69th Pick

With the 69th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Buffalo Bills selected T.J. Graham, wide receiver from North Carolina State. The Bills had selected Stephon Gilmore, a cornerback, in the first round and Cordy Glenn, an offensive lineman, in the second.

Graham was solid, if unspectacular, for North Carolina State, catching 46 passes for 757 yards and seven touchdowns. Those marks were career highs, and he hadn't done much before his senior season -- 25 catches for 316 yards and four touchdowns his Jr. year; 12 catches for 129 yards his sophomore year; And 16 catches for 251 yards in his freshman year.

At 6-foot-0 and 180 pounds, Gilmore has so-so size, as well. It's an interesting pick, to be sure, but in the third round it probably doesn't matter too much.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Cal P Bryan Anger Selected By Jaguars With 70th Overall Pick

With the 70th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Jacksonville Jaguars selected California punter Bryan Anger, which seems awfully high for even the best punters. Anger said recently that he was confident he would be drafted.

"I think I'm the top guy that's going to go," Anger said of his place among punters in the draft. "I'm pretty much guaranteed to get drafted."

Here's a scouting report from Pro Football Weekly:

Positives:

Powerful leg to drive punts downfield and send returners into retreat mode. Timely get-off. Is athletic and has good hands. Experienced, four-year punter. Pro work ethic.

Negatives:

Can work on placing punts with accuracy. Can be inconsistent striking the ball. Used to mild climate.

The Jaguars selected Oklahoma State WR Justin Blackmon with the 5th overall pick in the NFL Draft and Clemson DE Andre Branch with the 38th overall pick in the draft.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Ohio State WR DeVier Posey Selected By Houston Texans With 68th Overall Pick

With the 68th overall pick in the 3rd round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Houston Texans have selected wide receiver DeVier Posey from the Ohio State Buckeyes. Posey was generally regarded as a Day 3 selection heading into the draft because of the time that he missed in 2011 due to suspension, but he was very productive in his sophomore and junior seasons.

Posey played just four games, making just 12 receptions in 2011. As a junior in 2010, he caught 52 balls for 848 yards and seven touchdowns. He was one of many Buckeyes involved in the improper benefits scandal at the university, which hurt his playing time and eventually, his draft stock, but the Texans obviously think enough of his upside that they spent an early 3rd round pick on him.

Posey joins first rounder DE Whitney Mercilus on the Texans.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: San Diego State RB Ronnie Hillman Selected By The Denver Broncos With The 67th Pick

The Denver Broncos added a running back with the 67th pick in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Denver picked San Diego State's Ronnie Hillman, who will be join a rotation of backs behind Peyton Manning.

Hillman is a quick runner that can find a seam and make a move. His NFL Combine report paints the picture of a useful role player in what ought to be a pretty dynamic offense.

Hillman is an early entry junior to the draft from San Diego State, where he started every game for the Aztecs in the past two years and was first team All-Mountain West. He is a bit undersized but has the speed and quickness to have an immediate impact in the NFL. He likely won't demand the bulk of the carries for an NFL team but is a good "change of pace" guy who does a lot of things well enough to project to make an impact.

The Broncos selected Cincinnati DT Derek Wolfe with their first second round pick and Arizona State QB Brock Osweiler with their other pick in the second round.

Results from the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft can be found here, and second round results are available here. For more player rankings and draft information, check out Mocking the Draft.

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Broncos-Browns Trade: Denver Moves Up

The Denver Broncos traded completely out of the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, and in the third round they're trading up. The Broncos traded up with the Cleveland Browns for the 67th overall pick in the draft. The Broncos sent the Browns the 87th and 120th picks in exchange for the 67th.

The Broncos selected RB Ronnie Hillman with the pick.

The Broncos selected Cincinnati DT Derek Wolfe with their first second round pick and Arizona State QB Brock Osweiler with their other pick in the second round. The Broncos biggest offseason move was signing QB Peyton Manning, so Osweiler is already his future replacement.

The Browns have also been trading in this draft, moving up from the fourth to the third overall pick in the draft in order to select Alabama RB Trent Richardson.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: UCF CB Josh Robinson Selected By Minnesota Vikings With 66th Overall Pick

With the 66th overall pick in the 3rd round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Minnesota Vikings selected former Central Florida Knights cornerback Josh Robinson. Robinson is the sixth-ranked cornerback in the draft, according to Mocking The Draft's rankings

In his rookie season with the Knights in 2009, Robinson earned Freshman All-American honors. The junior had a tremendous season in 2011, being voted onto the All-Conference-USA First Team. He started every game of the season at cornerback, recording 48 tackles, including 34 solo tackles. Robinson also broke up 15 passes and grabbed two interceptions, one of which he ran back for a pick-six.

He also flashed his skills as a special teams kick returner in 2011, returning seven punts for 51 yards and four kickoffs for 94 yards. That versatility may just earn him a starting job in 2012.

Robinson joins first rounders OT Matt Kalil and S Harrison Smith on the Vikings.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Montana CB Trumaine Johnson Selected By The St. Louis Rams With The 65th Pick

With the 65th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the St. Louis Rams selected Montana Grizzlies cornerback Trumaine Johnson. Johnson was the 98th-rated prospect in the draft and the No. 12 cornerback on the board, according to Mocking the Draft's rankings.

Johnson has his deficiencies coming from a small school, to be sure, but Dan Kadar from Mocking the Draft wrote earlier this month that Johnson's quick feet and strong frame could make him a steal for those willing to risk the draft pick.

Strengths: Johnson has a safety frame playing cornerback. He's not so big that his speed is negatively impacted, however. Johnson has quick feet to adjust on a dime and make a play on the ball. Opens his hips with ease to turn and run with the receiver.

Weaknesses: An unknown in regard to press coverage, though his size makes him intriguing in that area. Needs to play with better instincts, especially against shorter routes. Arrested in October while trying to break up a fight.

Johnson is the second cornerback picked by the Rams. Jeff Fisher's team selected Janoris Jenkins with the 39th pick in the second round.

He also joins first rounder DT Michael Brockers and second rounders WR Brian Quick and RB Isaiah Pead.

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2012 NFL Draft Results: Clemson TE Dwayne Allen Selected By Indianapolis Colts With 64th Overall Pick

With the 64th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Indianapolis Colts selected Clemson Tigers tight end Dwayne Allen. Allen is the top-rated tight end in the draft and the No. 30 overall prospect in the field, according to Mocking the Draft's rankings.

Allen was a three-year starter for Clemson, and he had what was easily his best year in 2011. His 49 receptions, 592 yards, 12.1 yards per reception and eight touchdowns were all career highs. Here's what Mocking the Draft had to say about Allen before the draft.

Following a junior season of 50 receptions and eight touchdowns, Allen turned pro. He doesn't have the size, speed or athleticism of Stanford's Coby Fleener, but he's a better all-around tight end. He's a good blocker, in line and on the move, makes spectacular catches and has good on-field speed.

Allen joins first rounder QB Andrew Luck and second rounder TE Coby Fleener with the Colts.

For more on Allen, head over to Clemson Tigers blog Shakin' The Southland.

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2012 NFL Draft Best Available: Peter Konz Is Top Offensive Lineman Left

The 2012 NFL Draft moves into the 2nd and 3rd rounds where there are lots of good players remaining. The first round is filled with the superstars while the 2nd and 3rd rounds are usually considered solid starters.

For teams looking for offensive line help, there are a number of quality offensive linemen remaining, including the best center in the draft.

Wisconsin C Peter Konz was a first round pick in plenty of mock drafts so he's a candidate to go early in the second round. Konz is arguably the best center in the draft.

Stanford OT Jonathan Martin was also commonly sent in the first round of mock drafts so I'd expect him to be off the board early on Friday night. Ohio State OT Mike Adams was also a first round pick in some mock drafts. Iowa State OT Kelechi Osemele can play offensive tackle or guard and should be a second round pick.

Midwestern State G Amini Silatolu is a small school prospect who drew some first round interest.

Check out the complete list of best players available at Mocking The Draft.

For more Draft coverage, check out our NFL Draft grades, Round 2 mock draft and the complete first round NFL Draft results.

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2012 NFL Draft Best Available: Stephen Hill, Alshon Jeffery Lead WR Group

Four wide receivers went off the board in the 1st round of the 2012 NFL Draft, starting with Oklahoma State's Justin Blackmon with the No. 5 overall pick to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Teams still looking to add some help for their quarterbacks still have plenty options available in what is what is one of the deepest positions of the draft, however.

Ten wide receivers remain among Mocking The Draft's top 101 prospects of the draft as we enter the 2nd and 3rd rounds of the draft Friday. Though MTD has Alshon Jeffery marked down as the best pass-catcher available, Rueben Randle is rumored to be heading to the St. Louis Rams with the 33rd overall pick.

Georgia Tech's Stephen Hill is also still available, though MTD isn't as high on the prospect as others. You can check out Dan Kader's full scouting report on Hill here.

34. South Carolina WR Alshon Jeffery, 6'4, 232 pounds

45. Rutgers WR Mohamed Sanu, 6'2, 215 pounds

55. LSU WR Rueben Randle, 6'4, 208 pounds

60. North Carolina WR Dwight Jones 6'4, 220 pounds

70. Iowa WR Marvin McNutt, 6'2, 215 pounds

74. Arkansas WR Joe Adams, 5'10 1/2, 174 pounds

77. Appalachian State WR Brian Quick, 6'3 1/2, 222 pounds

80. Georgia Tech WR Stephen Hill, 6'4, 206 pounds

89. California WR Marvin Jones, 6'1 7/8, 198 pounds

93. Wake Forest WR Chris Givens, 6'0, 195 pounds

For more Draft coverage, check out our NFL Draft grades, Round 2 mock draft and the complete first round NFL Draft results.

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2012 NFL Draft Order: Rams Lead Off 2nd Round, Could Dominate It

The 2012 NFL Draft enters its second round on Friday night, and one of the team that traded out of the spotlight in Round 1 is going to figure heavily in Round 2.

The St. Louis Rams have a league-high three picks in Round 2, two earned as cascading spoils from the trade that sent the No. 2 overall pick (and Robert Griffin III) to the Washington Redskins. The first pick of the second round, No. 33 overall, was the Rams' own pick, and they snagged the No. 39 pick in the trade with the Redskins; the No. 45 pick was obtained on Thursday, in a trade with the Dallas Cowboys that got the Rams out of the top 10 in the first round.

Four other teams -- the Baltimore Ravens, Denver Broncos, Philadelphia Eagles, and New England Patriots -- all have two picks each in the second round.

Here's the full draft order for the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

1. (33) Rams
2. (34) Colts
3. (35) Ravens (From Vikings)
4. (36) Broncos (From Buccaneers)
5. (37) Browns
6. (38) Jaguars
7. (39) Rams (From Redskins)
8. (40) Panthers
9. (41) Bills
10. (42) Dolphins
11. (43) Seahawks
12. (44) Chiefs
13. (45) Rams (From Cowboys)
14. (46) Eagles
15. (47) Jets
16. (48) Patriots (From Raiders)
17. (49) Chargers
18. (50) Bears
19. (51) Eagles (From Cardinals)
20. (52) Titans
21. (53) Bengals
22. (54) Lions
23. (55) Falcons
24. (56) Steelers
25. (57) Broncos
26. (58) Texans
27. (59) Packers
28. (60) Ravens
29. (61) 49ers
30. (62) Patriots
31. (63) Giants

Here's the third-round order.

1 Indianapolis
2 St. Louis
3 Minnesota
4 Denver
5 Houston
6 Washington
7 Jacksonville
8 Buffalo
9 Miami
10 Miami
11 Kansas City
12 Seattle
13 Houston
14 NY Jets
15 San Diego
16 Chicago
17 Arizona
18 Dallas
19 Tennessee
20 Cincinnati
21 Atlanta
22 Detroit
23 Pittsburgh
24 Cleveland
25 Philadelphia
26 New Orleans
27 New England
28 Baltimore
29 San Francisco
30 Cincinnati
31 NY Giants
32 Oakland

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