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Best And Worst Case Scenarios For The Bucs In Round One

 
Best And Worst Case Scenarios For The Bucs In Round One
Posted May 7th, 2014 @ 9:48am

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The NFL Draft is finally just a day away and with that comes lots of reported rumors. 

While the Bucs are tied to trading up to second overall to draft Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, they remain in good position to select someone who may be high on their boards. Whether it is a wide receiver, quarterback, or even a pass rusher, Tampa Bay should hit on the player they select. 

Best Case Scenario:
Sammy Watkins, Khalil Mack, Greg Robinson, Trade Down

Worst Case Scenario:
Johnny Manziel, Eric Ebron, Mike Evans, Trade Up

As you can see above, the Bucs sit in a position where either one of these mentioned players can fall to the Bucs. Or worst case reach for them. 

Watkins, Mack, and Robinson would all be great additions for the Bucs while Manziel, Ebron, and Evans may be as well. The difference here is that the group in the "Best Case Scenario" would fit the Buccaneers and what they may be trying to do as opposed to the group in the "Worst Case Scenario." A trade up may not be wise given the fact they would like to have as many picks and not trade them away, making a trade down more likely to gain some more picks instead.

When it's all said and done, the Bucs may stay with the seventh overall pick. It's likely that they would just let the draft picks fall to them at that spot.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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