The First 28 Shifts For The 2022 Draft Were Defined

With the conclusion of the regular season and the first round of the playoffs, the collegiate draft begins to take shape with the eliminated teams

After the conclusion of the Divisional Round, the first 28 picks of the 2022 NFL Draft were defined, with the Jacksonville Jaguars tying up the first overall pick and the Detroit Lions securing the No. 2 position.

The draft will have the New York Jets (after a trade with the Seattle Seahawks) and New York Giants (from the Chicago Bears) picking twice in the top 10 picks. The Jets own the No. 4 and No. 10 picks, while the Giants will be on the clock at the No. 5 and No. 7 picks.


The conclusion of the regular season defined the first 18 shifts of the 2022 Draft. Getty Images

The Philadelphia Eagles have three first-round picks, the most of any team, but the first won’t come until the 15th pick (after a trade with the Miami Dolphins). They also have the No. 16 position and another one in the No. 18 position, after their loss in the playoffs.

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The 2022 Draft will be held at Allegiant Stadium, home of the Las Vegas Raiders, with the first round scheduled for April 28. The second and third rounds will be on April 29, while rounds 4 to 7 will conclude the draw on April 30.

This will be the first round of the draft:

1. Jacksonville Jaguars (3-14) 2. Detroit Lions (3-13-1) 3. Houston Texans (4-13) 4. New York Jets (4-13) 5. New York Giants (4-13) 6. Carolina Panthers (5-12) 8. Atlanta Falcons (7-10)9. Denver Broncos (7-10) 10. Jets (7-10, from the Seattle Seahawks) 11. Washington Football Team (7-10)12. Minnesota Vikings (8-9) 13. Cleveland Browns (8-9) 14. Baltimore Ravens (8-9) 15. Philadelphia Eagles (9-8, from the Miami Dolphins)16. Eagles (9-8, from the Indianapolis Colts)17. Los Angeles Chargers (9-8) 18. New Orleans Saints (9-8) 19. Eagles (9-8)20. Pittsburgh Steelers (9-7-1) 21. New England Patriots (10-7)22. Las Vegas Raiders (10-7) 23. Arizona Cardinals (11-6) 24. Dallas Cowboys (12-5) 25. Buffalo Bills (11-6) 26. Tennessee Titans (12-5) 27. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (13-4) 28. Green Bay Packers (13-4)

ESPN’s “Football Power Index” projections for picks 29-32:

29. Cincinnati Bengals (10-7) 30. Dolphins (9-8, from the San Francisco 49ers)31. Lions (12-5, from the Los Angeles Rams) 32. Kansas City Chiefs (12-5)

NOTE: ESPN’s FPI projections updated through 8:55 p.m. ET on Sunday.