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NFL Draft Results: Top Teams Go Offense, Plenty of Defense Still Available for Saints

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Almost half way through the NFL Draft and eight of the first thirteen players drafted thus far have been on the offensive side of the ball, including four quarterbacks.

That's great news for Saints fans who hope to see the team draft a quality defensive player. At this rate, Sean Payton and company will have their choice of quite a few desirable defensive front seven players.

And they'd be crazy not to because still on the board are Da'Quan Bowers, Justin Houston, Adrian Clayborn, Muhammad Wilkerson, Akeem Ayers, Corey Liuget, Cameron Heyward, Cameron Jordan, and Martez Wilson.

Here's a look at the first round draft results thus far tonight:

Pick Team Actual 2011 Draft Selection CSC Mock Draft Correct?
1 Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton - Auburn QB Cam Newton - Auburn Yes
2 Denver Broncos LB Von Miller - Texas A&M DT Marcell Dareus - Alabama No (+5)
3 Buffalo Bills DT Marcell Dareus - Alabama QB Blaine Gabbert - Missouri No (+1)
4 Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green - Georgia DE Da'Quan Bowers - Clemson No (+4)
5 Arizona Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson - LSU CB Patrick Peterson - LSU Yes
6 Atlanta Falcons (from Browns) WR Julio Jones - Alabama DE Cameron Jordan - Cal No (+4)
7 San Francisco 49ers DE Aldon Smith - Missouri LB Von Miller - Texas A&M No (+21)
8 Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker - Washington WR A.J. Green - Georgia No
9 Dallas Cowboys OT Tyron Smith - USC CB Prince Amukamara - Nebraska No (+3)
10 Jacksonville Jaguars (From Redskins) QB Blaine Gabbert - Missouri WR Julio Jones - Alabama No (-7)
11 Houston Texans DE J.J.Watt - Wisconsin DE/OLB Robert Quinn - UNC No (+5)
12 Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder - Florida St. OT Tyron Smith - USC No
13 Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley - Auburn OT Anthony Castonzo - BC No (+1)