Draft Wire editor Luke Easterling updates his first-round projections for the 2021 NFL draft, complete with a few more big trades
After signing offensive tackle Riley Reiff in free agency, Cincinnati can reunite the top receiver in this year's draft, Ja'Marr Chase, with his college quarterback, Joe Burrow. Miami Dolphins (via Philadelphia) - Jaylen Waddle, WR, Alabama After initially trading down to 12, the Dolphins traded back up to 6, presumably to select a difference-maker.
Darnold threw nine touchdowns against 11 interceptions in 2020 as the Jets won just two games in a nightmare season. For his career, Darnold holds a record of 13-25 as a starting quarterback. That poor mark is not all on him, as the Jets failed to supply him with adequate talent around him.