Nearly all of the league’s 32 teams are now in their offseason faze as the conference championship round of the NFL playoffs are set. The journey for 28 teams to become a final four contender during the 2022 season varies, but the priority to improve is the same. The best opportunity for most teams to take a step forward now and long-term is through the NFL Draft.
Welcome to Complex Sports’ first mock draft of the offseason. Free agency, which commences in March, will absolutely change our projections as team needs fluctuate. But for now, it’s clear where teams are lacking.
The draft order for the first 28 picks has already been decided. The remaining four teams are in order of best odds to win the Super Bowl, per DraftKings. We’ll hold off on trades until closer to the draft and we have more clarity on what direction teams may go.
Let’s jump in and see where the top college football players could land in the 2022 NFL Draft.