Initially in Week 15’s game against the Patriots, the Bengals had some observers who thought they could pull off a disruption that would significantly affect the NFL’s 2020 order. the (drawing) class was restored.
Their loss to the Bengals fell to 1-13 and kept them on track to win the No. 1 overall pick in next year’s draft, a significant development since the 3-11 Dolphins played in Week 16.
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Speaking of Miami, his loss to the Giants in New York on Sunday was good news for Cincinnati. The Giants had previously been the biggest threat to the Bengals in the first round pick. Now New York has the same record as Washington and Miami, and it’s all two games behind Cincinnati with two weeks left.
With a loss in one of their last two games, the Bengals will focus on the first pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.
Below is the updated NFL Draft series for 2020 through Week 15 games of the first week of Sunday.
NFL Draft Order 2020
Giants of New York
New York Jets
Los Angeles Chargers
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
(via 7-7 bears)
(via 8-5 Rams)
(The teams drafted in Pick Nos. 21-32 are in the NFL playoff picture.)
In Sporting News’ latest NFL sports plan for 2020, the Bengals are actually landing Burrow with the No. 1 overall pick. 1.
“Offensive coach Jacques Taylor needs a franchise roar with Ryan Finley quickly proving he is not the answer behind Andy Dalton,” writes Vinnie Iyer of SN. “Burrow has enjoyed a meteoric rise as a Heisman Trophy favorite and attractive top QB prospect in this category.”
The Giants at No. 2 overall land Ohio State defensive end Younger to boost their own rush pass.
If their place in the order were to stick and if the Bengals had to pick Burrow, the Dolphins would probably have their quarterbacks choice, from Justin Herbert of Oregon to Jalen Hurts of Oklahoma at Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama. Their most recent fake has to do with Tua.