The Dallas Cowboys now have choices within the 2021 NFL Draft because of the San Francisco 49ers.
By now, everybody needs to be caught up with what has occurred to the NFL Draft order. The San Francisco 49ers are risking all of it by buying and selling as much as the No. 3 decide with the Miami Dolphins in return for a future third-round and three first-round picks.
The transfer signifies that San Francisco will probably be including a quarterback with the choice. As of now, scouts imagine that Alabama’s Mac Jones may very well be the front-runner as a result of Kyle Shanahan’s system of quarterbacks possessing the trait of excessive accuracy.
If that’s the case, a number of groups will inquire of shifting up for both Ohio State’s Justin Fields or North Dakota State’s Trey Lance, each of which have as a lot — if no more — upside than the previous Crimson Tide commander. Ought to that occur, gifted receivers and tackles will transfer down the draft board.
So, why is that this excellent news for the Dallas Cowboys? They need to have a number of choices at decide No. 10 or later.
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Dallas can have wants to guard Dak Prescott after agreeing to phrases on a large four-year extension. Nonetheless, Dan Quinn’s protection can’t go into the season and not using a true No.1 cornerback.
If the run of quarterbacks ensues early, Dallas might have their decide for one of many high three names.
One decide although gained’t have the ability to repair a whole protection for 2021. Shifting again a couple of choices, the Cowboys would have the ability to garner an additional mid-round choice and nonetheless be in line for one of many high cornerbacks.
With the Patriots and Chargers in search of both a pass-protector or pass-catcher, Alabama’s Patrick Surtain II or South Carolina’s Jaycee Horn is perhaps accessible just some picks later. The distinction? Dallas positive aspects an additional choice and their high choice.
San Francisco controls the result of the remaining seven picks within the high 10. If quarterback turns into a sizzling commodity, Dallas can have their decide of the litter at a place of want. In the event that they really feel snug shifting again as nicely, so be it.
Due to the 49ers, Dallas has choices in April. That looks as if a win for the Cowboys irrespective of the place they choose in Spherical 1.