1. Kansas City – Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M
An extra-large (6-foot-6, 310 pounds) building block for rebuilding Chiefs.
2. Jacksonville – Dion Jordan, OLB, Oregon
Elite athlete to spark defense that managed only 20 sacks last season.
3. Oakland – Geno Smith, QB, West Virginia
Leave it to the woeful Raiders to throw the draft’s first curveball.
4. Philadelphia – Eric Fisher, OT, Central Michigan
Considered by some analysts as the draft’s top overall player.
5. Detroit – Lane Johnson, OT, Oklahoma
This ex-junior college QB showed off elite athleticism at combine.
6. Cleveland –Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama
Teamed with Joe Haden, could make Browns’ secondary rock solid.
7. Arizona – Ezekial Ansah, DE, BYU
With top OTs gone, Cardinals pluck draft’s most intriguing player.
8. Buffalo – Chance Warmack, OG, Alabama
Bills plug gaping hole left by free-agent defection of Andy Levitre.
9. N.Y. Jets – Barkevious Mingo, DE, LSU
Needs more bulk, but speed off rush edge is undeniable.
10. Tennessee – Jonathan Cooper, OG, North Carolina
Zooming up draft boards after making 47 college starts.
11. San Diego – Desmond Trufant, CB, Washington
With top OTs gone, Chargers choose DB with great genes.
12. Miami – Bjoern Werner, DE, FSU
Hard-working rush end expected to be part of Dolphins’ revival.
13. N.Y. Jets – Tavon Austin, WR, West Virginia
Speedy playmaker had 215 catches over the past two seasons.
14. Carolina – Sharrif Floyd, DT, Florida
Powerful addition for Panthers would be a gift at No. 14.
15. New Orleans – Star Lotulelei, DT, Utah
Strong, quick tackle recently cleared after health scare.
16. St. Louis – Keenan Allen, WR, California
A nice consolation prize for team that would love Austin.
17. Pittsburgh – Tyler Eifert, TE, Notre Dame
Soon to become Ben Roethlisberger’s BFF in passing game.
18. Dallas – Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri
Had 14 tackles and a sack against national champ Alabama.
19. N.Y. Giants – Jarvis Jones, LB, Georgia
A weapon no matter where he lines up on the field.
20. BEARS – Alec Ogletree, LB, Georgia
Solid defender could be immediate starter in Urlacher’s spot.
21. Cincinnati – Manti Te’o, LB, Notre Dame
Incredibly productive college player adds thump in Cincy.
22. St. Louis – Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, Tennessee
Tantalizing talent needs to polish his skills.
23. Minnesota – Sylvester Williams, DT, North Carolina
Another Williams added to hefty Vikings’ front.
24. Indianapolis – D.J. Fluker, OT, Alabama
More protection for franchise QB Andrew Luck.
25. Minnesota – D.J. Hayden, CB, Houston
Aggressive cover man has rebounded from serious injury.
26. Green Bay – Kenny Vaccaro, S, Texas
More than willing to deliver big hits on WRs, RBs.
27. Houston – Arthur Brown, LB, Kansas State
Transferring back to home state revived college career.
28. Denver – Eddie Lacy, RB, Alabama
Big back Broncos wished they had in last year’s playoffs.
29. New England – Jesse Williams, DT, Alabama
Thickly-built Aussie is non-stop competitor.
30. Atlanta – Xavier Rhodes, CB, Florida State
Two top Falcons corners from last season are gone.
31. San Francisco – Matt Elam, S, Florida
With 12 picks in draft, Niners are best candidate to trade up.
32. Baltimore – Kevin Minter, LB, LSU
Not a flashy player, but aggression is a major plus.
Bears’ other draft predictions
Round 2: (50th overall): Larry Warford, OG, Kentucky
Round 3: No third-round pick (Brandon Marshall trade)
Round 4: (117th overall) Kenny Stills, WR, Oklahoma
Round 5: (153rd overall) Zac Dysert, QB, Miami (Ohio)
Round 6: (188th overall) J.J. Wilcox, S, Georgia Southern
Round 7: No seventh-round pick (Traded for DT Brian Price)
– Barry Bottino