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Mel Kiper 2019 NFL mock draft 2.0

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In a shocking turn of events, Mel Kiper actually made a sensible pick for the Titans in his second 2019 NFL mock draft. That sensible pick is Christian Wilkins, DT, Clemson. Kiper was doing so good with this pick, but he had to go an ruin it with part of his comments:

Tennessee got very little last season from free-agent addition Bennie Logan, and the defense could upgrade on either side of elite nose tackle Jurrell Casey in its 3-4. Wilkins (6-4, 312) could play tackle in a 4-3 or end in a 3-4. The Titans will likely keep a close eye on edge-rushing outside linebackers here, but the value with Wilkins on my board is too good to pass up.

I missed those games where Jurrell Casey played nose tackle.

The choice here would be tough for me between Wilkins and Florida EDGE rusher Jachai Polite, who Kiper gave to the Seahawks at pick 21. I think either one of those guys could come in and help an already good defense get closer to elite.