NFL Draft Results 2012: First-Round Picks No. 1-32

The first round of the 2012 NFL Draft is completed, and a lot of action happened in a record amount of time. For the first time ever, the first 32 picks of the draft took just about three hours to complete and in the middle of the fast-and-furious selection were a lot of trades.

Here's the results of the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft:


  1. Indianapolis Colts - Andrew Luck (QB, Stanford Cardinal)
  2. Washington Redskins - Robert Griffin III (QB, Baylor Bears)
  3. Cleveland Browns - Trent Richardson (RB, Alabama Crimson Tide)
  4. Minnesota Vikings - Matt Kalil (OT, USC Trojans)
  5. Jacksonville Jaguars - Justin Blackmon (WR, Oklahoma St. Sooners)
  6. Dallas Cowboys - Morris Claiborne (CB, LSU Tigers)
  7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Mark Barron (S, Alabama Crimson Tide)
  8. Miami Dolphins - Ryan Tannehill (QB, Texas A&M Aggies)
  9. Carolina Panthers - Luke Kuechly (LB, Boston College Eagles)
  10. Buffalo Bills - Stephon Gilmore (RB, South Carolina Gamecocks)
  11. Kansas City Chiefs - Dontari Poe (DT, Memphis)
  12. Philadelphia Eagles - Fletcher Cox (DT, Mississippi St. Rebels)
  13. Arizona Cardinals - Michael Floyd (WR, Notre Dame Fighting Irish)
  14. St. Louis Rams - Michael Brockers (DT, LSU Tigers)
  15. Seattle Seahawks - Bruce Irvin (OLB, West Virginia Mountaineers)
  16. New York Jets - Quinton Coples (DE, New York Jets)
  17. Cincinnati Bengals - Dre Kirkpatrick (DB, Alabama Crimson Tide)
  18. San Diego Chargers - Melvin Ingram (OLB, South Carolina Gamecocks)
  19. Chicago Bears - Shea McClellin (OLB, Boise State Broncos)
  20. Tennessee Titans - Kendall Wright (WR, Baylor Bears)
  21. New England Patriots - Chandler Jones (DE, Syracuse Orange)
  22. Cleveland Browns - Brandon Weeden (QB, Oklahoma St.)
  23. Detroit Lions - Riley Reiff (OT, Iowa Hawkeyes)
  24. Pittsburgh Steelers - David DeCastro (OG, Standford)
  25. New England Patriots - Don'ta Hightower (ILB, Alabama)
  26. Houston Texans - Whitney Mercilus (OLB, Illinois)
  27. Cincinnati Bengals - Kevin Zeitler (OG, Wisconsin Badgers)
  28. Green Bay Packers - Nick Perry (OLB, USC Trojans)
  29. Minnesota Vikings - Harrison Smith (S, Notre Dame)
  30. San Francisco 49ers - A.J. Jenkins (WR, Illinois)
  31. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Doug Martin (RB, Boise State Broncos)
  32. New York Giants - David Wilson (RB, Virginia Tech)

For more Patriots coverage, visit our team page and blog, Pats Pulpit . For NFL Mock Drafts, visit our stream and check out Mocking The Draft. Prospect profiles can be found at the National Football Post. Visit SB Nation's NFL Draft hub for more coverage.

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