John Ross, WR, Washington (5-foot-11, 188-pounds)
Here’s what Saints260912 had to say on the pick:
Here it is, everyone from my last draft wanted the Titans to pick a WR. I thought it would be a reach, so I went with Malik Hooker to improve a young defense. And now here we are with the 18th pick choosing between John Ross and Mike Williams. Now, when I first was thinking about this, I thought it was an obvious choice to pick Mike Williams from Clemson. Then I started looking at combine scores, and realized that maybe this is not the right move for the Titans.
First of all, I think Mike Williams is just a redbone WR, and will not be able to flat out beat any cornerback in the NFL. He will have to rely on jump passes to catch some balls. Then I was thinking of the Titans interest in Brandin Cooks, and wondered who resembles him the most in this year’s draft, and the obvious answer is John Ross. With a blazing 4.22 40-yard dash time, I predict that Ross will be able to spread out the field for Marcus Mariota and create space for other receivers like Rishard Mathews and Tajae Sharpe.
This is a perfect fit for me, and Marcus Mariota may become a top 5 quarterback in the league if this happens. With a playmaker like this on the field, I can predict the Titans will make the playoffs if they make this draft pick.
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Community Mock Draft Results
- Cleveland Browns - Myles Garrett, DE, TAMU
- San Francisco 49ers - Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State
- Chicago Bears - Jamal Adams, S, LSU
- Jacksonville Jaguars - O.J. Howard, TE, Alabama
- Tennessee Titans - Malik Hooker, S, Ohio State
- New York Jets - Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson
- Los Angeles Chargers - Solomon Thomas, DE, Stanford
- Carolina Panthers - Leonard Fournette, RB, LSU
- Cincinnati Bengals - Jonathan Allen, DE, Alabama
- Buffalo Bills - Tre’Davious White, CB, LSU
- New Orleans Saints - Derek Barnett, DE, Tennessee
- Cleveland Browns - Mitch Trubisky, QB, UNC
- Arizona Cardinals - Patrick Mahomes, QB, Texas Tech
- Philadelphia Eagles (via Minnesota) - Christian McCaffrey, RB, Stanford
- Indianapolis Colts - Ryan Ramcyzk, OT, Wisconsin
- Baltimore Ravens - Corey Davis, WR, Western Michigan
- Washington Redskins - Reuben Foster, LB, Alabama
- Tennessee Titans (via LA Rams) - John Ross, WR, Washington
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on the clock!