NFL Draft picks: Round 2, Round 3 results, analysis

Rounds 2 and 3 of the 2017 NFL Draft are complete. Check out our draft board for analysis of each selection.

If you're trying to keep up (or catch up) on every pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, Sporting News has you covered. Here we tracked all Day 2 selections.

Which draft picks will fall under sleepers and steals? Which already feel ike reaches and busts?

Consider these SN's very early Round 2 and Round 3 NFL draft grades for 2017. Here are picks No. 33 through No. 107 with team and player analysis.

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NFL Draft 2017: Round 2 picks

33. Green Bay Packers (from Browns)

Kevin King, CB, Washington

The Packers needed to get a potential starter opposite 2015 first-rounder Damarious Randall, and they get the best corner available with their initial pick in ‘17. He has good size and range to cover well both inside and out.


34. Jacksonville Jaguars (from 49ers via Seahawks)

Cam Robinson, OT, Alabama

After getting their power workhorse in Leonard Fournette in the first round, the Jaguars address the need for a powerful run blocker. Robinson should play right away at guard or right tackle.


35. Seattle Seahawks (from Jaguars)

Malik McDowell, DT, Michigan State

The Seahawks needed someone to slide inside their line rotation with big-time potential as both a run stopper and pass rusher. McDowell has some fine skills and great energy, but he needs to put it all together.


36. Arizona Cardinals (from Chicago Bears)

Budda Baker, S, Washington

The Cardinals trade up to get Baker’s coverage versatility, which was a necessity for their secondary. He is a pass-covering free safety by trade, making him a good candidate to help them in nickel packages vs. the slot.


37. Buffalo Bills (from Los Angeles Rams)

Zay Jones, WR, East Carolina

After going with CB Tre’Davious White in the first round, the Bills trade up to address their huge need for a big possession target to complement the speed of Sammy Watkins. Jones is quick and fast in his own right, giving him some No. 1 potential.


38. Los Angeles Chargers

Forrest Lamp, OT/G, Western Kentucky

The Chargers needed to look for a solid blocker who could play either guard or tackle. Lamp has left tackle athleticism coming out of a smaller program and the smarts to win a lot of pass-protection battles with his footwork.


39. New York Jets

Marcus Maye, S, Florida

The Jets double up on safeties after taking LSU’s Jamal Adams in the first round. Although Maye and Adams are a bit interchangeable, it would make sense for Adams to replace Calvin Pryor at strong, a very active cover man, lining up next to his fellow rookie at free.


40. Carolina Panthers

Curtis Samuel, RB/WR, Ohio State

After getting one quick open-field player with Christian McCaffrey, the Panthers go for a versatile receiver whose quickness can be a big asset for them in the slot. Samuel will need to get more polished as a route-runner to see consistent snaps.


41. Minnesota Vikings (from Cincinnati Bengals)

Dalvin Cook, RB, Florida State

The Vikings make a splash with their first draft pick of 2017, trading up to get Cook as their featured replacement for Adrian Peterson with former Raiders power back Latavius Murray trying to recover from ankle surgery. Minnesota needs blockers to help both, though.


42. New Orleans Saints

Marcus Williams, S, Utah

Big and rangy, Williams is a natural, center-field cover man with a nose for the ball. He’s probably best suited for free safety and initially working on the slot.


43. Philadelphia Eagles

Sidney Jones, CB, Washington

The Eagles will be a bit patient with Jones as he tries to help them fill a big weakness on the back end. He's a smart, aggressive cover man who excels at taking calculated risks with his natural ball skills.


44. Los Angeles Rams (from Buffalo Bills)

Gerald Everett, TE, South Alabama

Everett is an athletic pass-catcher with enough wiggle for us to think he can be a key security blanket for Jared Goff. But he still needs plenty of work on his route running to be trusted on passing downs.

45. Chicago Bears (from Arizona Cardinals)

Adam Shaheen, TE, Ashlan

Shaheen is a tremendous athlete with great size and attributes that allowed him to quickly shadow his small-school status. He also has the body to turn into a strong blocker, but he needs to develop there. Young QB Mitchell Trubisky gets a young target with whom to grow.

46. Indianapolis Colts

Quincy Wilson, CB, Florida

The Colts got their playmaking free safety in the first round with Malik Hooker. Wilson has good size, instincts and technique to stay with receivers all over the field. He's less of a gambler and more technically sound.

47. Baltimore Ravens

Tyus Bowser, OLB/DE, Houston

This is a great pick for the Ravens, as they need a budding pass-rusher with exceptional burst to first complement and then succeed Terrell Suggs. Baltimore stocked up on the edge and linebacker in 2017. This is the best pick yet, a nice follow to first-round corner Marlon Humphrey.

48. Cincinnati Bengals (from Minnesota Vikings)

Joe Mixon, RB, Oklahoma

The Bengals, a team that employs both Vontaze Burfict and Adam “Pacman” Jones, throws character out the window again by taking a risk on Mixon despite having Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill in their backfield. Bad pick all-around.


49. Washington Redskins

Ryan Anderson, OLB, Alabama

After stealing a strong 3-4 end from the Crimson Tide with Jonathan Allen in the first round, the Redskins get a prototypical, well-rounded linebacker for their scheme. Although he’s got great pass-rush skills, he might be a bigger asset vs. the run and in coverage.

50. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Justin Evans, S, Texas A&M

This is a second terrific pick by the Bucs to fill a massive need. Evans is a hard-hitting safety who also has the speed, quickness and range to handle all of his coverage responsibilities. He has some Kam Chancellor-like potential.

51. Denver Broncos

Demarcus Walker, DE, Florida State

The Broncos needed to address the edge of their defensive line after getting Garett Bolles to hold down left offensive tackle in the first round. Walker does the trick. His floor is as a steady, durable presence against the run.

52. Cleveland Browns (from Titans)

DeShone Kizer, QB, Notre Dame

Kizer has the most dynamic skill set of any QB in the class with his raw combination of arm and athleticism. But, as seen in college, he needs to work hard to develop all that into a top-flight package. The Browns have been patient with the position, and they must be that way with him.


53. Detroit Lions

Jalen "Teez" Tabor

Tabor isn’t the fastest or smoothest cover man for his size, but with the Gators, he hung his hat on finding ways to make big plays on the ball. The Lions will need to work on getting him to be more consistent with sound technique to match his quickness.


54. Miami Dolphins

Raekwon McMillan, LB, Ohio State

The Dolphins have had a desperate need for an active, true inside linebacker for a while, and this is a great defensive value pick, piling on Charles Harris in the first round. McMillan does everything well, but he stands out with his upfield pursuit as a run-stopper and pass-rusher.

55. New York Giants

Dalvin Tomlinson, DT, Alabama

The Giants needed a beast inside for their defensive line to help them stay strong against the run, especially after choosing not to bring back Johnathan Hankins. Tomlinson can start right away next to their anchor, Damon Harrison.

56. Oakland Raiders

Obi Melifonwu, S, UConn

The Raiders go for more secondary help after taking the risk on Gareon Conley in the first round. They were no doubt drawn to Melifonwu’s freakish size and athleticism for the position. He needs work to be an adequate cover man, but the raw skills can translate to a valuable, versatile player beyond strong safety.


57. Houston Texans

Zach Cunningham, LB, Vanderbilt

After losing pure run stopper John Simon as a free agent, the Texans get a much more dynamic player to be the weakside tackling and coverage complement to what Whitney Mercilus does on the other edge. He could also be a solution inside for the long term over Brian Cushing.


58. Seattle Seahawks

Ethan Pocic, C, LSU

The Seahawks got Germain Ifedi in the first round last year to nail down right guard. Now they get an athletic center who can be the true solution for how much they’re missing Max Unger. Expect them to get a tackle later, too, to address a key need.

59. Kansas City Chiefs

Tanoh Kpassagnon, DE, Villanova

The Chiefs know that venerable, reliable Tamba Hali will turn 34 in November, and they need to groom a long, strong replacement for the edge. Kpassagnon needs some time put a massive frame together with his fluid pass-rush skills.


60. Dallas Cowboys

Chidobe Awuzie, CB, Colorado

Dallas had to go defensive end-corner early, and this is a great follow-up value to high-upside pass rusher Taco Charlton in the first round. Awuzie can be versatile upgrade to Morris Claiborne right away with his rangy ballhawking.


61. Green Bay Packers

Josh Jones, S, N.C. State

The Packers go secondary again after getting Kevin King early in the second round. Jones is a speedy inside cover man who will likely begin in the nickel before maybe taking over for free-agent-to-be Morgan Burnett as the starter next to Ha Ha Clinton-Dix.


62. Pittsburgh Steelers

JuJu Smith-Schuster

The Steelers go for a physical slot type best suited to serve as a complementary presence to speedsters Antonio Brown, Martavis Bryant and Sammie Coates. It's a weird pick considering how well Eli Rogers worked as a young No. 3 last season.


63. Buffalo Bills (from Falcons)

Dion Dawkins, G/OT, Temple

With a glaring need at right tackle to round out their offensive line, the Bills traded up with the Falcons to find a potential road grader. Dawkins fits right in with the toughness and attitude of their run-blocking scheme, and he should start right away.

64. Carolina Panthers (from Patriots)

Taylor Moton, OT/G, Western Michigan

The Panthers, after going offensive skill with their first two picks, turn their attention to a more pressing need for Cam Newton up front. Moton, with Michael Oher’s future in doubt, is in line to win the starting right tackle job, which has been a disaster in pass protection.

NFL Draft 2017: Round 3 picks

65. Cleveland Browns

Larry Ogunjobi, DT/DE, Charlotte

The Browns needed to bolster their defensive line with more fundamentally-sound technique players for their 3-4. Ogjunjobi lacks any wow factor, but he’s a solid rotation option vs. the run.


66. San Francisco 49ers

Ahkello Witherspoon, CB, Colorado

Witherspoon offers great size (6-3) to go with his top-end speed as another good defensive rebuild pick for John Lynch. Although he needs to get a little smarter and sounder, he has a bit of shutdown potential.

67. New Orleans Saints (from Bears via 49ers)

Alvin Kamara, RB, Tennessee

The Saints signed Adrian Peterson to give Mark Ingram support in the power running game. Kamara gives them a bit of a change of pace option who can relieve Ingram on third downs, too.

68. Jacksonville Jaguars

Dawuane Smoot, DE, Illinois

The Jaguars add to their defensive line depth with a high-energy grinder. He fits the profile of the power-based rusher they like in their scheme.

69. Los Angeles Rams

Cooper Kupp, WR, Eastern Michigan

The Rams needed a strong slot type with reliable hands who isn’t afraid to get into traffic, but also has the speed to be an outside go-to guy for Jared Goff. Kupp could turn into a complete receiver, making him a steal here.


70. Minnesota Vikings (from Jets)

Pat Elflein, C, Ohio State

After investing their first 2017 pick on Dalvin Cook, the Vikings needed to upgrade their run blocking. Elflein is a perfect option to be a solid center for a long time, a la John Sullivan.

71. Los Angeles Chargers

Dan Feeney, G, Indiana

With Forrest Lamp already in the fold, the Chargers have made stronger run blocking the priority after going wide receiver in the first round. Feeney can use his smarts and athleticism to better spring Melvin Gordon.

72. Tennessee Titans (from Panthers via Patriots)

Taywan Taylor, WR, Western Kentucky

The Titans traded with the Patriots to make sure they got their potential answer at slot receiver. With the Corey Davis pick in Round 1, Marcus Mariota is looking like he finally has a well-rounded wideout corps.

73. Cincinnati Bengals

Jordan Willis, DE, Kansas State

After surprisingly going offensive skill at positions of depth early (John Ross, Joe Mixon), the Bengals catch a faller to address their need for an edge pass rusher. Willis, who many saw as a 3-4 outside linebacker, has the size and length to be a more effective pursuit player in a 4-3 line rotation.

74. Baltimore Ravens (from Eagles)

Chris Wormley, DE, Michigan

John Harbaugh taps into brother Jim’s program for a prototypical, powerful 3-4 end type. He’s an extremely physical run stopper with the versatility to develop into an effective NFL pass rusher inside.

75. Atlanta Falcons (from Bills)

Duke Riley, LB, LSU

The Falcons get a little quality depth for their linebacker corps with someone who feels like a natural weakside/inside backup for Deion Jones and De’Vondre Campbell.

76. New Orleans Saints

Alex Anzalone, LB, Florida

The Saints needed an infusion of speed on their linebacker corps. The active Anzalone provides that with sideline-to-sideline range the the ability to play anywhere. He has a good chance to start inside soon.

77. Carolina Panthers (from Cardinals)

Daeshon Hall, DE, Texas A&M

Some see Hall as a 3-4 end, but the Panthers probably took him for that versatility to rush the passer from both inside and outside. They like to move players around in their line rotation, and Hall can be very productive in pass rush situations, kind of developing like Mario Addison.

78. Baltimore Ravens

Tim Williams, DE, Alabama

The Ravens are relentless to make sure they don’t have any drop-off with their 3-4 edge rush after taking Tyus Bowser early on Day 2. Williams could have gone higher without some character risks, but Baltimore was comfortable with that, doubling down on Bama defenders.

79. New York Jets (from Vikings)

ArDarius Stewart, WR, Alabama

Stewart is a tough, scrappy receiver who uses his body well before and after the catch. After moving on from Brandon Marshall, the Jets get some help in their wideout rebuild. Don’t sleep on Stewart’s sneaky speed to stretch the field.

80. Indianapolis Colts

Tarell Basham, DE, Ohio

The Colts have gone down the line addressing their most critical defensive needs. With two picks in the books for their secondary, they go for a well-rounded outside linebacker who will first help as a situational edge rusher.

81. Washington Redskins

Fabian Moreau, CB, UCLA

Moreau fits the profile of the big, strong corner the Redskins desperately need to add to their coverage, but he needs time to get more smooth with his technique.

82. Denver Broncos

Carlos Henderson, WR, Louisiana Tech

The Broncos take Henderson for help in the return game. He's a No. 3 receiver with some of the explosive qualities once-promising Cody Latimer has failed to show.

83. New England Patriots (from Tennessee Titans)

Derek Rivers, DE/OLB, Youngstown State

The Patriots finally make a 2017 pick, and they take a high-effort pass rusher who, initially, will play only in those types of situations for Matt Patricia and Bill Belichick. Rivers comes with their typical versatility.


84. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Chris Godwin, WR, Penn State

Godwin adds to the Bucs’ newfound ability to create more mismatches with speed and quickness with DeSean Jackson and O.J. Howard. Godwin likely will play often in the slot.


85. New England Patriots (from Lions)

Antonio Garcia, OT, Troy

The Patriots get a player who initially will be a backup swing tackle with some potential to succeed Nate Solder, a free-agent-to-be in 2018.

86. Kansas City Chiefs (from Dolphins via Vikings)

Kareem Hunt, RB, Toledo

The Chiefs had to address running back at some point after moving on from Jamaal Charles. Hunt has a chance to be an effective back to complement more receiving-inclined Spencer Ware.

87. New York Giants

Davis Webb, QB, California

The Giants were bound to think about a passer who could eventually be lined up to replace Eli Manning, who turned 36 this year. Webb has a big arm but needs to develop his mechanics and footwork to be effective in their current short-to-intermediate passing game.


88. Oakland Raiders

Eddie Vanderdoes, DT, UCLA

Vanderdoes is big and explosive, which is a need for Oakland’s front to eat up some space. But there are lingering questions about his production and health. He’s more of a rotational project despite the upside.


89. Houston Texans

D'Onta Foreman, RB, Texas

Lamar Miller had some moments during his first season in Houston, but the team learned what Miami already knew — he’s not meant to hold up as a quick back taking so much early-down pounding. That’s where Foreman will come in and fit in nicely.

90. Seattle Seahawks

Shaq Griffin, CB, UCF

With some questions beyond Richard Sherman for a reliable No. 2 corner, the Seahawks had to take a big-framed, aggressive cover man built to play in their zone coverage scheme.

91. Los Angeles Rams (from Chiefs via Bills)

John Johnson, S, Boston College

Johnson is a natural free safety who can help the Rams at a desperate need for a centerfielder to shore up their intermediate-to-deep coverage.

92. Dallas Cowboys

Jourdan Lewis, Michigan

The Cowboys got Chidobe Awuzie earlier to line up as a solid cover man outside. They get Lewis to be a physical presence in their sub-packages.


93. Green Bay Packers

Montravious Adams, DT, Auburn

There are some strong qualities for Adams against the run, but his pass-rush deficiencies limit him to be a solid 3-4 end for their line rotation.

94. Pittsburgh Steelers

Cameron Sutton, CB, Tennessee

He was an accomplished outside cover man for the Volunteers, but his size and short-area skills suggest he’ll be much better-suited for zone work in the slot for the Steelers.

95. Seattle Seahawks (from Falcons)

Delano Hill, SS, Michigan

The Seahawks know Kam Chancellor is set to become a free agent in 2018, when he also turns 30. Hill is built well to be his backup at strong safety. He's a hard hitter and strong tackler who gives them a bit of a near-future contingency plan.

96. Detroit Lions (from Patriots)

Kenny Golladay, WR, Northern Illinois

The Lions recovered OK from the loss of Calvin Johnson, but they couldn’t resist considering a big target (6-4) with good speed with the potential to be a Megatron (very) Light.

97. Miami Dolphins

Cordrea Tankersley, CB, Clemson

The Dolphins were drawn to Tankersley’s good combination of size, speed and aggressiveness, but they’ll need to be a little patient with him showing enough ball skills and technique to make more plays on the ball.

98. Arizona Cardinals (from Panthers)

Chad Williams, WR, Grambling State

Williams brings good hands and production, but he’s more of a development project than a legitimate option to replace Larry Fitzgerald. Williams needs to get stronger, faster and run smoother routes to deliver like that at any point.

99. Philadelphia Eagles (from Ravens)

Rasul Douglas, CB, West Virginia

The Eagles go for another corner after taking Sidney Jones earlier on Day 2, this time a big prospect. Douglas uses his physical frame and on-ball aggressiveness to make big plays, but there are some questions about his downfield speed.

100. Tennessee Titans (from Rams)

Jonnu Smith, TE, FIU

Delanie Walker has been a good initial go-to guy for Marcus Mariota, but he turns 33 in August. The Titans already got Corey Davis and Taywan Taylor at wideout. Smith is a Walker clone with his wiggle and blocking.

101. Denver Broncos

Brendan Langley, CB, Lamar

The Broncos saw enough size and speed from Langley to think he could be valuable in their sub-packages, but he’s not built to handle man coverage outside yet.

102. Seattle Seahawks

Nazair Jones, DT, North Carolina

The Seahawks got Malik McDowell for some pass-rush potential at tackle. They follow that with the massive-framed Jones with pure run-stuffing in mind for their rotation.

103. New Orleans Saints (from Browns via Patriots)

Trey Hendrickson, DE, Florida Atlantic

Hendrickson will help the Saints with some situational edge pass-rush pop to complement Cameron Jordan.

104. San Francisco 49ers (from Chiefs)

C.J. Beathard, QB, Iowa

The 49ers do trade up for a quarterback, after all. But don’t assume they’re looking at Beathard as the future franchise passer. He's more of an intriguing, pro-style, developmental type just in case their free-agent plans with Kirk Cousins don’t pan out in 2018.

105. Pittsburgh Steelers

James Conner, RB, Pittsburgh

The Steelers moved on from DeAngelo Williams and needed an early-down backup for busy feature back Le’Veon Bell. They went right down the street for a pounder who will run hard and finish well when needed.


106. Seattle Seahawks

Amara Darboh

Darboh offers good size, strength, smarts and hands. He could develop into a valuable, tough target to deploy in the slot for Russell Wilson.

107. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (from Jets)

Kendell Beckwith, LB, LSU

The Buccaneers end Day 2 by trading up for a physical clean-up man who initially will be a backup best built for the inside.


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