2018 NFL Combine

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2018 Midday Mock Draft


For the third year in a row, The Midday Show with Rick Kamla and John Michaels hit the airwaves to find out what the media in each NFL city thinks will happen in the 2018 NFL Draft. 

Twice per day, Rick and John will have a visiting media member on the show to mock a player to their respective team and then tell us why they made that decision. Here's how the draft has unfolded thus far:

  1. Cleveland Browns: Sam Darnold, QB -- USC | Making the pick was Daryl Ruiter of 92.3 the Fan in Cleveland. Here he explains his reasoning for Darnold.
  2. New York Giants: Saquon Barkley, RB -- Penn State | Making the pick was Anita Marks from ESPN NY, 98.7 FM. Here she explains her reasoning for Barkley.
  3. New York Jets: Baker Mayfield, QB -- Oklahoma | Making the pick was Manish Mehta of The New York Daily News. Here he explains why Mayfield was the pick.
  4. Cleveland Browns: Bradley Chubb, DE -- N.C. State | Making the pick was Adam the Bull of 92.3 the Fan in Cleveland. Here's why he selected Chubb.
  5. Denver Broncos: Josh Allen, QB -- Wyoming | Making the pick was Mike Klis from 9 News. Here's why he selected Allen.
  6. Indianapolis Colts: Quenton Nelson, G -- Notre Dame | Making the pick was Stephen Holder from the Indy Star. Here's why he selected Nelson.
  7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Derwin James, S -- Florida State | Making the pick was Scott Smith of Buccaneers.com. Here's why he took James.
  8. Chicago Bears: Minkah Fitzpatrick, S -- Alabama | Making the pick was Greg Gabriel of Pro Football Weekly and 670 the Score. Here's why he took Fitzpatrick.
  9. San Francisco 49ers: Tremaine Edmunds, LB -- Virginia Tech | Making the pick was Matt Maiocco from NBC Sports Bay Area. Here's why he took Edmunds.
  10. Oakland Raiders: Roquan Smith, LB -- Georgia | Making the pick was JT the Brick of FOX Sports Radio. Here's why he took Smith.
  11. Miami Dolphins: Josh Rosen, QB -- UCLA| Making the pick was Zach Krantz from WQAM 560 Miami. Here's why he took Rosen.
  12. Buffalo Bills: Lamar Jackson, QB -- Louisville | Making the pick was Jeremy White from WGR Sports radio in Buffalo. Here's why White picked Jackson.
  13. Washington Redskins: Vita Vea, DT -- Washington | Making the pick was Craig Hoffman of 106.7 the Fan. Here's why he took Vea.
  14. Green Bay Packers: Denzel Ward, CB -- Ohio State | Making the pick was Bart Winkler from 105.7 the Fan in Milwaukee. Here's why Winkler picked Ward.
  15. Arizona Cardinals: Calvin Ridley, WR -- Alabama | Making the pick was Bob McManaman from the Arizona Republic. Here's why he took Ridley.
  16. Baltimore Ravens: Mike McGlinchey, OT -- Notre Dame  | Making the pick was Paul Mittermeier of WBAL in Baltimore. Here's why Mittermeier picked McGlinchey.
  17. Los Angeles Chargers: Da'Ron Payne, DT -- Alabama | Making the pick was Dan Woike from the Los Angeles Times. Here's why he took Payne.
  18. Seattle Seahawks: Isaiah Oliver, CB -- Colorado | Making the pick was Dave "Softy" Mahler from 950 KJR in Seattle. Here's why Mahler picked Oliver.
  19. Dallas Cowboys: Isaiah Wynn, OL -- Georgia | Making the pick was RJ Choppy of 105.3 the Fan in Dallas. Here's why he took Wynn.
  20. Detroit Lions: Harold landry, DE -- Boston College | Making the pick was Dave Birkett from the Detroit Free Press. Here's why Birkett picked Landry.