Today is a glorious day my friends! For tonight is the NFL Draft. For those of you that don't know the Monster does a little sports talk show called "Crunchtime" on 600 ESPN El Paso every Saturday at 10 am. So let me drop some sports knowledge and allow me to present my 2012 NFL Mock Draft:



1. Colts: Andrew Luck, quarterback, Stanford.

2. Redskins: Robert Griffin III, quarterback, Baylor.

3. Vikings: Morris Claiborne, cornerback, LSU.

4. Browns: Trent Richardson, running back, Alabama.

5. Bucs: Stephon Gilmore, cornerback, South Carolina.

6. Rams: Matt Kalil, tackle, USC.

7. Jaguars: Justin Blackmon, receiver, Oklahoma State.

8. Dolphins: Ryan Tannehill, quarterback, Texas A&M.

9. Panthers: Fletcher Cox, defensive tackle, Mississippi State.

10. Bills: Mark Barron, safety, Alabama.

11. Chiefs: Dont’a Hightower, linebacker, Alabama.

12. Seahawks: Luke Kuechly, linebacker, Boston College.

13. Cardinals: Riley Reiff, tackle, Iowa.

14. Cowboys: Michael Brockers, defensive tackle, LSU.

15. Eagles: Chandler Jones, defensive end, Syracuse.

16. Jets: Melvin Ingram, linebacker, South Carolina.

17. Bengals: Dre Kirkpatrick, cornerback, Alabama.

18. Chargers: David DeCastro, guard, Stanford.

19. Bears: Whitney Mercilus, defensive end, Illinois.

20. Titans: Cordy Glenn, guard, Georgia.

21. Bengals: Courtney Upshaw, defensive end, Alabama.

22. Browns: Michael Floyd, receiver, Notre Dame.

23. Lions: Jonathan Martin, tackle, Stanford.

24. Steelers: Dontari Poe, defensive tackle, Memphis.

25. Broncos: Doug Martin, running back, Boise State.

26. Texans: Kendall Wright, receiver, Baylor.

27. Patriots: Shea McClellin, linebacker, Boise State.

28. Packers: Bruce Irvin, linebacker, West Virginia.

29. Ravens: Rueben Randle, receiver, LSU.

30. 49ers: Amini Silatolu, guard, Midwestern State.

31. Patriots: Brandon Boykin, cornerback, Georgia.

32. Giants: Quinton Coples, defensive end, North Carolina.



Here’s what I think your team needs to do to improve for the upcoming season.

Arizona Cardinals


Team Needs:

  1. Offensive Tackle 2. Guard 3. Defensive End/outside linebacker


Atlanta Falcons


Team Needs:

1.Defensive End  2. Tight End 3. Backup QB


Baltimore Ravens


Team Needs:

1. Center/Guard  2. Wide Receiver  3. Linebacker


Buffalo Bills


Team Needs:

  1. Offensive tackle.  2. Outside linebacker 3. Wide Receiver


Carolina Panthers


Team Needs:

  1. Defensive Tackle 2. Cornerback 3. Offensive Tackle


Chicago Bears


Team Needs:

  1. Offensive Line 2. Pass Rusher/Def end 3. Wide Receiver


Cincinnati Bengals


Team Needs:

  1. Cornerback 2. Wide Receiver 3. Guard


Cleveland Browns


Team Needs:

  1. Running Back 2. Right Tackle 3. Wide Receiver



Dallas Cowboys


Team Needs:

1.Cornerback 2. Linebacker 3. Guard. 4. QB


Denver Broncos


Team Needs:

  1. Defensive Tackle 2. Cornerback 3. Running Back


Detroit Lions


Team Needs:

  1. Cornerback 2. Offensive Line 3. Linebacker


Green Bay Packers


Team Needs:

  1. Defensive End/Linebacker 2. Center 3. Safety

Houston Texans


Team Needs:

  1. Outside Linebacker 2. Wide Receiver 3. Guard


Indianapolis Colts


Team Needs:

  1. QB 2. Wide Receiver 3. Cornerback  4. Defensive line



Jacksonville Jaguars


Team Needs:

  1. Wide Receiver 2. Defensive End 3. Cornerback


Kansas City Chiefs


Team Needs:

  1. Nose Tackle 2. Right Tackle 3. Left Guard



Miami Dolphins:


Team Needs:

  1. Quarterback  2. Wide Receiver  3. Offensive Line 4. Def. Pressure Players

Minnesota Vikings


Team Needs:

  1. Cornerback 2. Wide Receiver 3. Left Tackle



New England Patriots


Team Needs:


1. Def end/outside linebacker  2. Def back  3. WR



New Orleans Saints


Team Needs

  1. Defensive Tackle 2. Offensive Line 3. Linebacker



New York Giants


Team Needs

  1. Safety 2. Offensive Tackle 3. Defensive End



New York Jets


Team needs:

  1. Pass Rusher  2.Wide Receiver 3. Safety



Oakland Raiders


Team Needs:

  1. Cornerback 2. Defensive tackle 3. Center


Philadelphia Eagles


Team Needs

  1. Strong safety 2. Linebacker 3. Defensive Tackle



Pittsburg Steelers


Team Needs

  1. Guard/tackle 2. Nose Tackle 3. Inside Linebacker

St. Louis Rams


Team Needs:

  1. Wide Receiver 2. Defensive Tackle 3. Cornerback



San Diego Chargers


Team Needs:

  1. Outside Linebacker 2. Cornerback 3. Strong Safety



San Francisco 49ers


Team Needs:

  1. Guard/center 2. Running Back 3. Wide Receiver



Seattle Seahawks


Team Needs

  1. QB 2. Defensive end 3. Linebacker



Tampa Buccaneers


Team Needs:

  1. Cornerback 2. Running Back 3. Tight End


Tennessee Titans


Team Needs:

  1. Defensive end  2.Cornerback 3. Linebacker



Washington Redskins


Team Needs

1. QB 2. Offensive tackle 3. Safety