2014 NFL Mock Draft: Mosley to Minnesota


Apr 26, 2013; New York, NY, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks before the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall. Mandatory Credit: Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports

The Viking Age is a little early to their first mock draft of the year, but it’s always good to get to know the potential early picks and try to figure out who would fit where.  So, remember, this is a standard mock where no trades are allowed.  I hope you enjoy this mock as much as I enjoyed making it.

Nov 2, 2013; Columbia, SC, USA; South Carolina Gamecocks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (7) stands on the sidelines during a timeout against the Mississippi State Bulldogs at Williams-Brice Stadium. The Gamecocks defeated the Bulldogs 34-16. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

1 -Houston Texans: Jadeveon Clowney, DE South Carolina
2- St. Louis Rams: Jake Matthews, OT Texas A&M
3- Jacksonville Jaguars: Teddy Bridgewater, QB Louisville
4- Cleveland Browns: Johnny Manziel, QB Texas A&M
5 -Oakland Raiders: Blake Bortles, QB UCF
6 -Atlanta Falcons: Greg Robinson, OT Auburn
7 -Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Taylor Lewan, OT Michigan
8- Minnesota Vikings: C.J. Mosley, MLB Alabama
9 -Buffalo Bills: Zack Martin, OT Notre Dame

Oct 20, 2012; Clemson, SC, USA; Clemson Tigers wide receiver Sammy Watkins (2) carries the ball while being defended by Virginia Tech Hokies free safety Detrick Bonner (8) during the third quarter of the game at Clemson Memorial Stadium. Tigers won 38-17. Mandatory Credit: Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports

10- Detroit Lions: Sammy Watkins, WR Clemson
11 -Tennessee Titans: Kony Ealy, DE Missouri
12- New York Giants: Khalil Mack, OLB Buffalo
13 -St. Louis Rams: Marquise Lee, WR USC
14 -Chicago Bears: Hasean Clinton-Dix, FS Alabama
15 -Pittsburgh Steelers: Anthony Barr, OLB UCLA
16*- Baltimore Ravens: Mike Evans, WR Texas A&M
17*- Dallas Cowboys: Darquese Dennard, CB Michigan State
18- New York Jets:Justin Gilbert, CB Oklahoma State
19 -Miami Dolphins: Cyrus Kouandjio, OT Alabama

November 3, 2012; Columbus, OH, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes linebacker Ryan Shazier (10) tackles Illinois Fighting Illini running back Donovonn Young (5) after a short gain at Ohio Stadium. Ohio State won the game 52-22. Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

20- Arizona Cardinals: Ryan Shazier, OLB Ohio State
21- Green Bay Packers: Louis Nix, DT Notre Dame
22 -Philadelphia Eagles: Calvin Pryor, FS Louisville
23 -Kansas City Chiefs: Scott Crichton, DE Oregon State
24 -Cincinnati Bengals: Jason Verrett, CB TCU
25 -San Diego Chargers: David Yankey, OG Stanford
26 -Cleveland Browns: Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG UCLA
27- New Orleans Saints: Morgan Moses, OT Virginia
28- Carolina Panthers: Kelvin Benjamin, WR Florida State
29- New England Patriots: RaShede Hageman, DT Minnesota

Nov 9, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Panthers defensive lineman Aaron Donald (97) reacts after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Heinz Field. PITT won 28-21. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

30- San Francisco 49ers: Aaron Donald, DT Pittsburgh
31**- Denver Broncos: Stephen Tuitt, DT Notre Dame
32**-Seattle Seahawks: Eric Ebron, TE North Carolina

*Position of picks 16 and 17 will be determined through a coin flip between the Dallas Cowboys and Baltimore Ravens

**Position of picks 31 and 32 will be determined by the outcome of the Super Bowl between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos