WCG Mock Draft - The Denver Broncos Select...

CURRENT SELECTION


Rey Maualuga
USC
Linebacker

ANALYSIS:  This is the pick where everybody thought Sanchez or a running back. The fact is, the Broncos were an 8-8 team who narrowly missed the playoffs and played horrible run defense which was third worst in the league. They weren't a 3-13 team that was last in their division, and even though they used 7 different RB' they were still able to generate 4.8 yards per carry. Denver traded Cutler to the Bears because they thought Kyle Orton had more upside than Jason Campbell. Since McDaniels is a Belichick protege, I expect him to work with the quarterbacks he already has. as far as running backs are concerned, those would be late round picks. Maualuga would be the best alternative since Raji is off the board. He's a perfect prospect to play Denver's hybrid 3-4 4-3 scheme. In addition to being a polished ILB, it lets Denver toy with the idea of moving D.J. Williams to the outside. They still need to get a DT, so the best option is to use the Bears pick on Peria Jerry.

Pick Team Player Drafter Analysis
1 Detroit Matthew Stafford McRipper Details
2 St. Louis Jason Smith TCBullFrog Details
3 Kansas City Eugene Monroe sabbath999 Details
4 Seattle Michael Crabtree ChiFan13, GeauxBears Details
5 Cleveland Aaron Curry junkhorse Details
6 Cincinnati Michael Oher GeauxBears Details
7 Oakland Jeremy Maclin luckie815 Details
8 Jacksonville B.J. Raji Sackman Details
9 Green Bay Brian Orakpo ChiFan13 Details
10 San Francisco Robert Ayers toghanmahwini Details
11 Buffalo Everette Brown Chad Details
12 Denver Rey Maualuga ifuwannacrownem Details

 

On the Clock: Washington Redskins (tommite622)

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Windy City Gridiron

You must be a member of Windy City Gridiron to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Windy City Gridiron. You should read them.

Join Windy City Gridiron

You must be a member of Windy City Gridiron to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Windy City Gridiron. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker