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2014 NFL Mock Draft: Teddy Bridgewater, Jadeveon Clowney top the board

Because Monday is for mock drafts, even if they are way too early.


For all the talk about the lack of elite talent in the 2013 NFL Draft, 2014's class should be a breath of fresh air. Teddy Bridgewater, Jadeveon Clowney and Marqise Lee appear to be big time prospects at their respective positions entering their junior seasons.

Teams spent this past weekend at Radio City Music Hall playing it safe with the 2013 draft. No team traded away its first round pick in the 2014 draft, which may hint at what's to come.

In addition to the prospects mentioned above, a handful of potential franchise tackles could be on the board around this time next year. Meanwhile, Tajh Boyd and David Fales give the senior quarterback class a bit of promise entering the 2013 college season.

In the interest of launching the discussion on what appears to be an exciting draft class, here's a way too early 2014 NFL Mock Draft. This version is just the picks. We'll be jumping into analysis on these prospects later this week, so stay tuned for that. The draft order was determined by SB Nation's most recent NFL power rankings with only the Washington Redskins being without a first round pick as the result of the Robert Griffin III trade.

Enjoy the mock, and feel free to post your own in the comments. It's never too early to start talking about the upcoming draft class, so let's get to it.

# Round 1 - Team Player Pos. School
1 Jacksonville Jaguars Teddy Bridgewater QB Louisville
2 Oakland Raiders Jadeveon Clowney DE South Carolina
3 New York Jets Marqise Lee WR USC
4 Buffalo Bills Anthony Barr LB UCLA
5 Arizona Cardinals Jake Matthews OT Texas A&M
6 Tennessee Titans Johnny Manziel QB Texas A&M
7 Cleveland Browns C.J. Mosley LB Alabama
8 Kansas City Chiefs Bradley Roby CB Ohio State
9 Philadelphia Eagles Tajh Boyd QB Clemson
10 San Diego Chargers Taylor Lewan OT Michigan
11 Carolina Panthers Aaron Colvin CB Oklahoma
12 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Stephon Tuitt DE Notre Dame
13 Detroit Lions Justin Gilbert CB Oklahoma State
14 Miami Dolphins Cyrus Kouandjio OT Alabama
15 St. Louis Rams Austin Seferian-Jenkins TE Washington
16 Minnesota Vikings David Fales QB San Jose State
17 Dallas Cowboys Gabe Jackson G Mississippi State
18 Pittsburgh Steelers Louis Nix NT Notre Dame
19 Chicago Bears Adrian Hubbard LB Alabama
20 New Orleans Saints Kyle Van Noy LB BYU
21 St. Louis Rams (from Redskins) David Yankey OT Stanford
22 Indianapolis Colts Jason Verrett CB TCU
23 New York Giants Morgan Breslin DE USC
24 Cincinnati Bengals Hasean Clinton-Dix S Alabama
25 Houston Texans Christian Jones LB Florida State
26 Baltimore Ravens Sammy Watkins WR Clemson
27 Green Bay Packers Jordan Matthews WR Vanderbilt
28 Atlanta Falcons Will Sutton DT Arizona State
29 New England Patriots Ifo Ekpre-Olomu CB Oregon
30 Seattle Seahawks Jackson Jeffcoat DE Texas
31 Denver Broncos Colt Lyerla TE Oregon
32 San Francisco 49ers Dominique Easley DE/DT Florida

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