Two Rd. NFL Mock Draft: Building The Defense

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Nov 8, 2014; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Oregon Ducks defensive lineman Arik Armstead (9) between plays during the second half against the Utah Utes at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Oregon won 51-27. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

53. The Browns again attack their defensive line this time with a player that could lineup next to Shelton and cause havoc in both the run and pass game. Armstead is an interesting player. He stands at 6’8″ and around 300 pounds. His size and length make him perfect for the defensive end position in the Browns 3-4 defense. He can be explosive off the ball but is strong and long enough to hold up to double teams and still make a play. <p> </p> <p>For the Browns they would add a similar but more dynamic player across from <strong><a href=. Defensive End. Oregon. Arik Armstead. 19. player

Benardrick McKinney. 43. player. 53. McKinney is a player that many expect to go higher in the draft but could fall based on the value of the position and some limitations that he shows. Yet McKinney is a big inside linebacker that can impact the game in multiple ways. He is sturdy against the run and can rush the passer with his size and straight line speed. <p> </p> <p>For the Browns McKinney is the long term replacement for Karlos Dansby, who could hit his downside pretty quickly. McKinney’s limitation is in pass coverage but his long time partner in Cleveland, <strong><a href=. Inside Linebacker. Mississippi State

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