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The Ezekiel Elliott hype train is leaving the station! The legendary mock drafter bumped the Ohio State running back all the way into the top-10 picks in his latest mock.

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RUNNING BACKS ARE BACKEzekiel Elliott is flying up draft boards. Well, mock draft boards anyway. Mel Kiper has him going sixth overall to the Ravens. Yes, Elliot is a very good runner, but what NFL teams will also like is that he's polished as a blocker and receiver.

RAVENS NEED A RUNNERBaltimore Ravens running back depth chart is the biggest question on offense. Are we really sure that all the Baltimore Ravens need is an improved Buck Allen, a rejuvenated Terrance West and a healthy Justin Forsett?

GOFF TO THE NINERS: Mel Kiper really wants the 49ers to draft a quarterback. The Hair Man's latest mock draft had Carson Wentz going No. 2 to the Browns and Jared Goff falling to seventh for the 49ers. However, not everyone is convinced the 49ers will draft a QB.

WENTZ TO THE BROWNSIf the Browns do go with Carson Wentz in the draft ... Having RG3 on the roster would give him at least a season to learn the position before getting tossed onto the bonfire like so many other Cleveland QBs.

RG3'S UNBELIEVABLY BELIEVABLE WELCOMERobert Griffin III admits he has "a massive chip on (his) shoulder. I know the history, a little bit, of Cleveland," Griffin said. "Guys sometimes don't want to come here. I wanted to come here." However, RG3 disagrees with his socks. Stay humble.

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