This year’s NFL Draft will be the most unique we have ever seen and there are a lot of opinions about what will happen in a First Round full of excellent prospects.  So for the 2020 NFL Draft, the guys from The Warm Up (Monday-Friday 1-2pm)  are going head to head with their own perspectives on what will happen on Thursday Night.

We have all seen the experts put out several mock drafts, so what have Josh Hennig and Ryan Rothstein gathered from all the information available?  Well check out The Warm Up Mock Draft Showdown: “The Sports Geek” versus “The Hot Take Machine” - and yes, there is a “friendly wager” involved in this as Josh and Ryan attempt to predict the results of the most unconventional NFL Draft of the 21st Century.

Josh “The Sports Geek” Mock Draft

  1. CIN - Joe Burrow QB LSU
  2. WAS - Chase Young DE Ohio State
  3. DET - Jeffrey Okudah CB Ohio State
  4. NYG - Jedrick Wills OT Alabama
  5. MIA - Justin Herbert QB Oregon
  6. LAC - Tua Tagovailoa QB Alabama
  7. CAR - Tristan Wirfs OT Iowa
  8. ARI - Mekhi Becton OT Louisville
  9. JAX - Derrick Brown DT Auburn
  10. CLE - Andrew Thomas OT Georgia
  11. NYJ - CeeDee Lamb WR Oklahoma
  12. LVR - Henry Ruggs III WR Alabama
  13. SF - Javon Kinlaw DT South Carolina
  14. MIN (via trade with TB) - Jerry Jeudy WR Alabama
  15. DEN - C.J. Henderson CB Florida
  16. ATL - Isaiah Simmons OLB Clemson
  17. DAL - Kristian Fulton CB LSU
  18. MIA - Justin Jefferson WR LSU
  19. LVR - Antoine Winfield Jr S/DB Minnesota
  20. JAX - Trevon Diggs CB Alabama
  21. PHI - Kenneth Murray LB Oklahoma
  22. TB (via trade with MIN) - Josh Jones OT Houston
  23. NE - Cesar Ruiz C/G Michigan
  24. NOLA - Patrick Queen LB LSU
  25. MIN - K’Lavon Chaisson EDGE LSU
  26. MIA - Grant Delpit  S LSU
  27. SEA - A.J. Epenesa DE Iowa
  28. BAL - Zack Braun EDGE/LB Wisconsin
  29. TEN - Austin Jackson OT USC
  30. GB - Denzel Mims WR Baylor
  31. SF - Jaylon Johnson CB Utah
  32. KC - Yetur Gross-Matos DE Penn State

 

Ryan “The Hot Take Machine” Mock Draft

  1. CIN – Joe Burrow, QB, LSU
  2. WAS – Chase Young, DE, Ohio State
  3. DET – Jeff Okudah, CB, Ohio State
  4. NYG – Jedrick Wills Jr., OT, Alabama
  5. MIA – Andrew Thomas, OT, Georgia
  6. LAC – Tua Tagovailoa, QB, Alabama
  7. CAR – Isaiah Simmons, LB/S, Clemson
  8. ARI – Tristan Wirfs, OT, Iowa
  9. JAX – Derrick Brown, DT, Auburn
  10. CLE – Mekhi Becton, OT, Louisville
  11. NYJ – CeeDee Lamb, WR, Oklahoma
  12. LVR – Jerry Jeudy, WR, Alabama
  13. NE (trade via 49ers) – Justin Herbert, QB, Oregon
  14. TB – Javon Kinlaw, DT, South Carolina:
  15. DEN – Henry Ruggs III, WR, Alabama:
  16. ATL – C.J. Henderson, CB, Florida
  17. DAL – K'Lavon Chaisson, DE/OLB, LSU
  18. MIA – Jordan Love, QB, Utah State
  19. LVR – A.J. Terrell, CB, Clemson
  20. JAX – Trevon Diggs, CB, Alabama
  21. PHI – Justin Jefferson, WR LSU
  22. MIN - Xavier McKinney, S, Alabama
  23. SF (trade via Patriots) - Ross Blacklock, DT, TCU
  24. NOLA – Patrick Queen, LB, LSU
  25. MIN – Jaylon Johnson, CB, Utah:
  26. MIA – Kenneth Murray, LB Oklahoma
  27. SEA - Marlon Davidson, DE, Auburn
  28. BAL - Yetur Gross-Matos, DE, Penn State
  29. TEN -  Jeff Gladney CB TCU
  30. GB – Brandon Aiyuk, WR, Arizona State
  31. SF – Cesar Ruiz, C, Michigan
  32. KC – A.J. Epenesa, DE, Iowa

*The Warm Up with Josh Hennig and Ryan Rothstein is live Monday-Friday 1-2pm on 973 ESPN Atlantic City - Check out their conversation with William Hill Director of Trading Nick Bogdanovich about 2020 NFL Draft Prop Bets