Mock Draft roundup: a consensus emerges

Now that we’re past the combine and the first wave of free agency, expert mock drafts are starting to form a consensus.

With the top-10 taking shape, we can get a clearer picture of the players expected to be available to Dallas at 28. With 38 days remaining until the draft, let’s take a look at who experts have recently mocked to the Cowboys.

Rob Rang, CBS Sports: Mike Williams, WR, Clemson
Kristopher Knox, Bleacher Report: Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan
Matt Miller, Bleacher Report: Charles Harris, DE, Missouri
Daniel Jeremiah, NFL.com: Evan Engram, TE, Ole Miss
Dane Brugler, CBS Sports: Charles Harris, DE, Missouri
Pete Prisco, CBS Sports: Charles Harris, DE, Missouri
Will Brinson, CBS Sports: Charles Harris, DE, Missouri
Walter Cherepinsky, WalterFootball: Corey Davis, WR, Western Michigan
Josh Norris, RotoWorld: TJ Watt, DE, Wisconsin
Dan Kadar, SB Nation: Jabrill Peppers, S, Michigan
Eric Galko, SportingNews: Charles Harris, DE, Missouri
Chad Reuter, NFL.com: Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama
Computer model, Drafttek: Obi Melifonwu, S, Connecticut
Charley Casserly, NFL.com: Adoree’ Jackson, CB, USC
Bucky Brooks, NFL.com: Charles Harris, DE, Missouri

MOCK DRAFT COUNT

Charles Harris, DE, Missouri (6)
Mike Williams, WR, Clemson (1)
Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan (1)
Evan Engram, TE, Ole Miss (1)
Corey Davis, WR, Western Michigan (1)
TJ Watt, DE, Wisconsin (1)
Jabrill Peppers, S, Michigan (1)
Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama (1)
Obi Melifonwu, S, Connecticut (1)
Adoree’ Jackson, CB, USC (1)

DE (8)
WR (2)
S (2)
CB (2)
TE (1)

It appears pretty clear that consensus is forming around Charles Harris as Dallas’ pick at 28. Of the 15 mock drafts sampled here, eight of them projected a defensive end to Dallas, and six of those eight predicted Harris.

Harris, who had what most considered to be a poor athletic performance at the NFL combine, averaged eight sacks and 15 tackles for loss per season in his two years as a starter for the Tigers.

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