Commentary

Five teams could shake up Round 1

Quarterbacks will play a big role in any movement that happens early in the NFL draft

Originally Published: February 8, 2012
By Todd McShay | ESPN Insider

The pre-draft process is getting ready to kick into high gear, with the upcoming NFL combine (Feb. 22-28), medical exams, film study and workouts all certain to shuffle the draft board to a certain degree.

While we're still more than two months from draft weekend, with much to digest between now and then, we're already beginning to get a sense for the potential pressure points in the first round. There is plenty of intrigue already surrounding five teams in particular, all of which could play big roles in Round 1 wheeling and dealing.

This week's edition of the Nickel Package breaks down the scenarios for all five.


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