2021 NFL Draft order: Updated list of picks ahead of AFC, NFC Championship Weekend

Mary Omatiga
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The NFL regular season has come to a close, see below for the top 28 picks in the 2021 NFL Draft. The order is determined by record, if two teams finish with the same record, the NFL gives the higher pick to the team that played the easier schedule. The 86th NFL draft is scheduled to take place on April 29-May 1, 2021, in Cleveland.

2021 NFL Draft Order: First Round (After Divisional Round)

  1. Jacksonville Jaguars (1-15)

  2. New York Jets (2-14)

  3. Miami Dolphins (pick acquired from Houston who has a 4-12 record)

  4. Atlanta Falcons (4-12)

  5. Cincinnati Bengals (4-11-1)

  6. Philadelphia Eagles (4-11-1)

  7. Detroit Lions (5-11)

  8. Carolina Panthers (5-11)

  9. Denver Broncos (5-11)

  10. Dallas Cowboys (6-10)

  11. New York Giants (6-10)

  12. San Francisco 49ers (6-10)

  13. Los Angeles Chargers (7-9)

  14. Minnesota Vikings (7-9)

  15. New England Patriots (7-9)

  16. Arizona Cardinals (8-8)

  17. Las Vegas Raiders (8-8)

  18. Miami Dolphins (10-6)

  19. Washington Football Team (7-9)

  20. Chicago Bears (8-8)

  21. Indianapolis Colts (11-5)

  22. Tennessee Titans (11-5)

  23. New York Jets (via 12-4 Seattle Seahawks)

  24. Pittsburgh Steelers (12-4)

  25. Jacksonville Jaguars (via 10-6 LA Rams)

  26. Cleveland Browns (11-5)

  27. Baltimore Ravens (11-5)

  28. New Orleans Saints (12-4)

*Positions 29 – 32: Held by teams in the playoffs

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