Cleveland Browns Draft: Feeling confident about John Dorsey - Terry Pluto

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Mayfield will be fun in NY. Virtually no one is saying that Mayfield is not the best option, in fact we're seeing a procession of draft analysts telling us that Mayfield is the top-rated, NFL-ready choice.

Cleveland, the franchise that can't seem to find a franchise quarterback, could double its historically bad luck by selecting a QB with the first and fourth overall picks.

But how far are they willing to go to get the right guy? Firebaugh native Josh Allen came back to the Central Valley on Thursday to give thanks and speak both schools he attended, Firebaugh High and Reedley College. It is beginning to seem like a runaway train.

Frank C: If Josh Allen and Sam Darnold are available at No. 3, would the Jets draft one of them, or Baker Mayfield?

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Analysis: This feels like one of the safer long-shot bets among Day 1 props, with the majority of mock drafts projecting just four linebackers going in the first round - Virginia Tech ILB Tremaine Edmunds, Georgia OLB Roquan Smith, Alabama OLB Rashaan Evans and Boise State ILB Leighton Vander Esch. How do the Jets gain from making any part of their thought process public?

If Buffalo were to draft the wrong rookie quarterback, a poor start could have long-term effects not only on that particular signal-caller, but also the fan-bases willingness to back that first-year player.

That narrows it to five: Browns, Giants, Jets, Bills, Dolphins. And if the teams at the top end of the first round were different, he might wind up being a top-three pick.

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