12 SEC stars projected to go in Round 1 of CBS Sports' latest 2022 NFL Mock Draft
The 2022 NFL Draft will start on Thursday, April 28, and will take place in Las Vegas, so it is sure to be a festive atmosphere.
It should be a good night for the SEC, too. Once again, more than a dozen SEC players are in the mix to be chosen in Round 1.
On Monday, CBS Sports analyst Ryan Wilson released his updated 3-round mock draft, and he had 12 SEC guys going in Round 1:
- No. 3 — Evan Neal, OL, Alabama — Houston Texans
- No. 4 — Travon Walker, DL, Georgia — New York Jets
- No. 6 — Charles Cross, OL, Mississippi State — New York Giants
- No. 12 — Derek Stingley Jr., CB, LSU — Minnesota Vikings
- No. 15 — Jordan Davis, DL, Georgia — Philadelphia Eagles
- No. 16 — Matt Corral, QB, Ole Miss — New Orleans Saints
- No. 17 — Kenyon Green, OL, Texas A&M — Los Angeles Chargers
- No. 19 — Jameson Williams, WR, Alabama — New Orleans Saints
- No. 20 — Treylon Burks, WR, Arkansas — Pittsburgh Steelers
- No. 28 — Nakobe Dean, LB, Georgia — Green Bay Packers
- No. 29 — Devonte Wyatt, DL, Georgia — Kansas City Chiefs
- No. 31 — Kaiir Elam, CB, Florida — Cincinnati Bengals
Wilson has 7 SEC players going in Round 2 and 15 SEC guys going in Round 3. Check out those projections here.