While the Vikings pulled off the shrewdest deal of Day 1, the Seahawks were responsible for the biggest head-scratcher, writes John Clayton.
Draft-day trades involving high picks are much more amenable than they were under the old CBA, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
The last time a team made a huge draft-day deal for a young receiver, it didn't work out, writes John Clayton in his latest mailbag.
Cowboys WR Dez Bryant headlines a group of rookies who appear poised to break out early, John Clayton writes.
Daunte Culpepper is making a strong impression with the Raiders, but the odds are against his being ready to start by Week 1, writes John Clayton.
Brandon Jackson felt on top of the world when the Packers made him a second-round pick on draft day.
The 49ers' draft philosophy is to take the best player available. That has led to an influx of offensive talent, writes John Clayton.
John Clayton explains why the Redskins' trade may change the Ravens' draft strategy.
On a day the Packers took care of business at the 2013 NFL draft, Matt Barkley's freefall reached new depths, writes John Clayton.
The San Diego Chargers are the big winners of the 2013 draft, writes John Clayton.
We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
The early decisions on pass-rushers will help determine the ultimate winners and losers of the 2012 draft, writes John Clayton.
The Packers surprised everyone by trading up twice on Day 2, while the 49ers' moves were just plain puzzling, writes John Clayton.
There's star power in the draft on the offensive line, but the draft overall isn't rich in tight ends or blockers, John Clayton writes.
Ryan Mallett and the Patriots were among the losers on Day 2 of the 2011 NFL draft, writes John Clayton.
If the boos on Thursday night were any indication, Roger Goodell's approval rating has dipped significantly this offseason, writes John Clayton.