2011 NFL Mock Draft: What If Mel Kiper Is Right About Blaine Gabbert at No. 1?

March 11, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

In his latest mock draft, ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr., has Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert going to the Carolina Panthers with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft.
Auburn's Cam Newton has dominated headlines lately, making many forget about Gabbert, who was rated as the top QB prospect in the draft not too long ago.
In an earlier mock draft, I had Cam Newton going to the Panthers.
But, if we assume Kiper is correct and that the Panthers do take Gabbert over Newton or any defensive players, where will Newton go?
And, how does that decision shake up the rest of the draft?
As we continue to inch closer to draft day, here is my updated 2011 NFL Mock Draft.
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