The 2021 NFL Draft has already brought forth plenty of excitement and surprises. Three teams walked away with new franchise quarterbacks, an inter-divisional trade, three former Crimson Tide players found new teams, and the offensive firepower was fully on display with eight of the ten selections coming from that side of the ball.
Read below for the recap of the first ten picks.
- Jacksonville Jaguars- Trevor Lawrence, QB, Clemson
- New York Jets- Zach Wilson, QB, BYU
- San Francisco 49ers- Trey Lance, QB, North Dakota State
- Atlanta Falcons- Kyle Pitts, TE, Florida
- Cincinnati Bengals- Ja’Marr Chase, WR, LSU
- Miami Dolphins- Jaylen Waddle, WR, Alabama
- Detroit Lions- Penei Sewell, OT, Oregon
- Carolina Panthers- Jaycee Horn, CB, South Carolina
- Denver Broncos- Patrick Surtain, CB, Alabama
- Philadelphia Eagles (via DAL)- DeVonta Smith, WR, Alabama