12 SEC standouts projected to go in Round 1 of CBS Sports' latest 2022 NFL Mock Draft
The 2022 NFL Draft is just around the corner. Underclassmen from all around the country are making their decisions over the next couple of weeks, with many already having announced their 2022 plans.
On Wednesday, CBS Sports expert Chris Trapasso updated his Round 1 mock draft. As you can see below, he had a dozen SEC stars going in the first 32 picks.
Alabama OL Evan Neal is projected to go in the first overall spot, protecting Trevor Lawrence’s blind side in Jacksonville:
- No. 1 — Evan Neal, OL, Alabama — Jacksonville Jaguars
- No. 4 — Charles Cross, OL, Mississippi State — New York Jets
- No. 10 — Derek Stingley Jr., CB, LSU — New York Jets
- No. 11 — Matt Corral, QB, Ole Miss — Washington Football Team
- No. 13 — Treylon Burks, WR, Arkansas — Cleveland Browns
- No. 15 — Nakobe Dean, LB, Georgia — Philadelphia Eagles
- No. 20 — Kenyon Green, OL, Texas A&M — Pittsburgh Steelers
- No. 22 — Kaiir Elam, CB, Florida — Las Vegas Raiders
- No. 23 — Jameson Williams, WR, Alabama — Arizona Cardinals
- No. 24 — Devonte Wyatt, DL, Georgia — Dallas Cowboys
- No. 26 — Darian Kinnard, OL, Kentucky — Miami Dolphins
- No. 27 — Roger McCreary, CB, Auburn — Buffalo Bills
Who will improve their draft stock over the next few weeks? Players still have the NFL Combine and Pro Days to impress scouts and front office executives. We’ll see what happens!