2016 NFL draft order: Titans, Chargers, Browns form top three

Monday December 14th, 2015

With three weeks left in the NFL season, the order for this spring’s draft is beginning to take shape.

After Sunday’s games, the first three spots belong to the Titans, Chargers and Browns. Cleveland beat the 49ers, while Tennessee was blown out by Jets and San Diego lost a 10–3 game to the Chiefs. All three teams are 3–10, with the tiebreaker settled on strength of schedule. 

The draft begins on April 28 in Chicago.

Below is the full draft order as of 8 p.m. ET. 

Chris Burke’s 2016 NFL draft Big Board 2.0

  1. Titans
  2. Chargers
  3. Browns
  4. 49ers
  5. Lions
  6. Cowboys
  7. Ravens
  8. Rams
  9. Saints
  10. Jaguars
  11. Bears
  12. Giants
  13. Dolphins
  14. Redskins
  15. Buccaneers
  16. Eagles
  17. Raiders
  18. Colts
  19. Bills
  20. Falcons
  21. Texans
  22. Seahawks
  23. Steelers
  24. Jets
  25. Vikings
  26. Chiefs
  27. Packers
  28. Broncos
  29. Bengals
  30. Patriots (pick forfeited due to Deflategate punishment)
  31. Cardinals
  32. Panthers


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