Here are 8 NFL teams with many first round picks actually appearing on NBC Sports Chicago in the 2022 draft
Today’s teams are set to clock in the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft.
The Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, New York Jets and Philadelphia Eagles all have two first-round picks in this month’s draft. The eight teams today account for Round 1, a combined 16 picks.
New York has two teams in the top 10 each with two picks. The Jets own the No. 4 pick and they are the No. 10 pick of the Seattle Seahawks in the 2020 Jamal Adams trade. In the meantime, the Giants will not. After making his first pick at No. 5, he’ll have to wait a long time, as he re-selects Justin Fields for the Chicago Bears’ 2021 Draft Two trade-up at No. 7.
Houston Texans, who are ranked third in the draft order, won an extra-top 15 picks in the Dishon Watson deal. In addition to getting Cleveland’s No. 13 pick this year, the Texans also own the Browns’ first-round pick in 2023 and 2024.
Related: Here is the full order of the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft
The Eagles have been designated as the only seventh team since the 1960s to trade with the Senate until the top 20 picks. Fly sent No. 16, which they netted from the Indianapolis Colts in the Carson Wentz deal, to the No. 19 and sixth rounders in New Orleans in exchange for a Pax package that included the No. 18 and the first round of the Saints 2023. General Chat Chat Lounge
So the Eagles will now pick at No. 15, which they acquired in trade last year from the Miami Dolphins, and No. 18, while the Saints have the No. 16 and 19.
The Packers, who are the 28th pick, and the Chiefs, who are the 30th pick, added an extra pick in each of the 20s by trading a star wide receiver this off-season. The Green Bay Las Vegas Raiders won the No. 22 pick in the Dwight Adams deal while Kansas City won the San Francisco No. 29 pick in the Troy Hill trade. The 49ers were actually sent to go to the Dolphins last year for the No. 3 tri-lance.
In the end, Lines will make the Round 1 of the GD and the last selection. The No. 32 selection will be made by Mathew Stafford Trade through the Super Bowl Champion Rams.
Here’s a full look at the teams with many first rounders this year:
Detroit Lions: No. 2, No. 32 (via LA Rams)
Houston Texans: No. 3, No. 13 (via Cleveland)
New York Giants: No. 5, No. 7 (via Chicago)
New York Jets: No. 4, No. 10 (via Seattle)
Philadelphia Eagles: No. 15 (via Miami), No. 18 (via New Orleans)
New Orleans Saints: No. 16 (via Indianapolis through Philadelphia), No. 19 (via Philadelphia)
Green Bay Packers: No. 22 (via Las Vegas), No. 28
Kansas City Chiefs: No. 29 (via San Francisco via Miami), No. 30