s
s
Sections
We don't just cover the North Bay. We live here.
Did You Know? In the first 10 days of the North Bay fire, nearly 1.5 million people used their mobile devices to visit our sites.
Already a subscriber?
iPhone
Wow! You read a lot!
Reading enhances confidence, empathy, decision-making, and overall life satisfaction. Keep it up! Subscribe.
Already a subscriber?
iPhone
Oops, you're out of free articles.
Until next month, you can always look over someone's shoulder at the coffee shop.
Already a subscriber?
iPhone
We don't just cover the North Bay. We live here.
Did You Know? In the first 10 days of the North Bay fire, we posted 390 stories about the fire. And they were shared nearly 137,000 times.
Already a subscriber?
iPhone
Supporting the community that supports us.
Obviously you value quality local journalism. Thank you.
Already a subscriber?
iPhone
Oops, you're out of free articles.
We miss you already! (Subscriptions start at just 99 cents.)
Already a subscriber?
iPhone

<b>1. Detroit Lions: Matthew Stafford, QB, Georgia</b>

If he wins one game in 2009, he?ll be a candidate for rookie of the year.

<b>2. St. Louis Rams: Jason Smith, T, Baylor</b>

Rams also signed C Jason Brown, but let Philly get to T Jason Peter first.

<b>3. Kansas City Chiefs: Aaron Curry, OLB, Wake Forest</b>

In his mock draft, JaMarcus Russell had Curry going anywhere but AFC West.

<b>4. Seattle Seahawks: Mark Sanchez, QB, USC</b>

It could be Seattle making this pick, or it could be a team trading up.

<b>5. Cleveland Browns: Michael Crabtree, WR, Texas Tech</b>

Raiders? legal team immediately files piracy suit.

<b>6. Cincinnati Bengals: Eugene Monroe, T, Virginia</b>

Monroe celebrates joining Bengals by rushing out to commit misdemeanor.

<b>7. RAIDERS: Jeremy Maclin, WR, Missouri</b>

Al Davis figures Maclin can outdo Johnnie Lee Higgins? 22 catches.

<b>8. Jacksonville Jaguars: B.J. Raji, DT, Boston College</b>

Raji insists B.J. has always stood for Boo-yah! Jacksonville!

<b>9. Green Bay Packers: Tyson Jackson, DE, LSU</b>

It just got a bit harder for Adrian Peterson to get around the corner.

<b>10. 49ERS: Andre Smith, T, Alabama</b>

He gets thumbs-up from two most important men in organization: Maiocco and Bill Walsh?s ghost.

<b>11. Buffalo Bills: Brian Orakpo, DE, Oklahoma</b>

Edge rusher will have solid role models in Terrell Owens, Marshawn Lynch.

<b>12. Denver Broncos: Josh Freeman, QB, Kansas State</b>

Coach Josh McDaniel immediately and clumsily pursues trade options.

<b>13. Washington Redskins: Aaron Maybin, DE, Penn State</b>

Stunting along D-line will be hard unless Albert Haynesworth removes wallet.

<b>14. New Orleans Saints: Chris Wells, RB, Georgia</b>

Beanie and Bush?s exploits lead club owner Tom Benson to invent new dance.

<b>15. Houston Texans: Brian Cushing, LB, USC</b>

Thus begins a run on ?SC linebackers that ends with Chip Banks? son in Round 7.

<b>16. San Diego Chargers: Peria Jerry, DT, Mississippi</b>

Because Jamal Williams can?t do it all by himself.

<b>17. New York Jets: Everette Brown, OLB/DE, Florida State</b>

He can?t wait to test Tom Brady?s knee.

<b>18. Denver Broncos: Rey Maualuga, ILB, USC</b>

Like Randy Gradishar with fabulous hair.

<b>19. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Malcolm Jenkins, CB, Ohio State</b>

Raheem Morris? first step toward patching up the Bucs? defense.

<b>20. Detroit Lions: James Laurinitis, ILB, Ohio State</b>

Michigan fans will forgive his college allegiance ? if he makes 170 tackles.

<b>21. Philadelphia Eagles: Knowshon Moreno, RB, Georgia</b>

Shortage of duct tape and crazy glue makes it harder to get Brian Westbrook onto field each week.

<b>22. Minnesota Vikings: Michael Oher, T, Mississippi</b>

First prospect to be evaluated not on scouting report, but on index from ?Blind Side.?

<b>23. New England Patriots: Brandon Pettigrew, TE, Oklahoma State</b>

The one position at which the Patriots have not drafted well.

<b>24. Atlanta Falcons: Clay Matthews, OLB, USC</b>

Only 13 years since his dad played here; locker with mom?s photo still available.

<b>25. Miami Dolphins: Darrius Heyward-Bey, WR, Maryland</b>

About 20 yards too fast for Chad Pennington?s deep throws.

<b>26. Baltimore Ravens: Kenny Britt, WR, Rutgers</b>

Ravens? most acrobatic receiver since Joe Flacco vs. Raiders last year.

<b>27. Indianapolis Colts: Hakeem Nicks, WR, North Carolina</b>

All he has to do as a rookie is fill Marvin Harrison?s shoes.

<b>28. Buffalo Bills: Eben Britton, OT, Arizona</b>

He?s all that stands between Langston Walker starting at LT for Bills.

<b>29. New York Giants: Percy Harvin, WR, Florida</b>

Giants decide a receiver with a loaded bong is better than a one with a loaded gun.

<b>30. Tennessee Titans: Vontae Davis, CB, Illinois</b>

It?s almost guaranteed he will not adopt the nickname Pacman in Nashville.

<b>31. Arizona Cardinals: Donald Brown, RB, Connecticut</b>

Smart and productive, and won?t have to deal with the abrasive Todd Haley.

<b>32. Pittsburgh Steelers: Robert Ayers, DE, Tennessee</b>

The way these guys draft, he?ll probably be the next L.C. Greenwood.

Show Comment