Here's every pick from the first round of the 2019 NFL draft, and how they compare to expert predictions

With the first pick of this year's NFL draft, the Arizona Cardinals selected Oklahoma quarterback and Heisman Trophy-winner Kyler Murray.

There were some rumblings before the draft that something unexpected might happen. Still, all nine NFL draft experts we surveyed before the draft were projecting Murray to go first to the Cardinals.

Below, we tracked each pick of the 2019 NFL draft and compared those selections to what some of the top draft experts predicted would happen.

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How the NFL draft's first round compared to expert predictions
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How the NFL draft's first round compared to expert predictions
1. Arizona Cardinals — Kyler Murray, QB (Oklahoma)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 1 to the Cardinals

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 1 to the Cardinals

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 1 to the Cardinals

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 1 to the Cardinals

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

9 of 9 surveyed experts had Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
2. San Francisco 49ers — Nick Bosa, DE (Ohio State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 2 to the 49ers

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 2 to the 49ers

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 2 to the 49ers

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 2 to the 49ers

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

7 of 9 surveyed experts had Ohio State edge rusher Nick Bosa projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
3. New York Jets — Quinnen Williams, DT (Alabama)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 3 to the Jets

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 3 to the Jets

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 3 to the Jets

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 5 to the Bucs

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

5 of 9 surveyed experts had Kentucky edge rusher Josh Allen projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
4. Oakland Raiders — Clelin Ferrell, DE (Clemson)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 32 to the Patriots

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 26 to the Colts

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 25 to the Eagles

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 17 to the Giants

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

5 of 9 surveyed experts had Alabama defensive lineman Quinnen Williams projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
5. Tampa Bay Buccaneers — Devin White, LB (LSU)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 5 to the Bucs

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 6 to the Giants

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 5 to the Bucs

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 10 to the Broncos

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

4 of 9 surveyed experts had LSU linebacker Devin White or Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
6. New York Giants — Daniel Jones, QB (Duke)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 17 to the Giants

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 28 to the Chargers

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 17 to the Giants

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 32 to the Patriots

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

The surveyed experts had no consensus projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
7. Jacksonville Jaguars — Josh Allen, DE (Kentucky)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 4 to the Raiders

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 5 to the Bucs

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 6 to the Giants

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 3 to the Jets

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

4 of 9 surveyed experts had Florida offensive tackle Jawaan Taylor projected here.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
8. Detroit Lions — T.J. Hockenson, TE (Iowa)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 7 to the Jaguars

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 7 to the Jaguars

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 7 to the Jaguars

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 8 to the Lions

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Mississippi State edge rusher Montez Sweat projected here.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
9. Buffalo Bills — Ed Oliver, DT (Houston)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 6 to the Giants

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 4 to the Raiders

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 4 to the Raiders

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 4 to the Raiders

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Washington State offensive tackle Andre Dillard projected here.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
10. Pittsburgh Steelers (via a trade with Denver Broncos) — Devin Bush, LB (Michigan)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 11 to the Bengals

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 10 to the Broncos

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 10 to the Broncos

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 11 to the Bengals

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Missouri quarterback Drew Lock projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
11. Cincinnati Bengals — Jonah Williams, T (Alabama)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 9 to the Bills

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 11 to the Bengals

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 9 to the Bills

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 6 to the Giants

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

4 of 9 surveyed experts had Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
12. Green Bay Packers — Rashan Gary, LB (Michigan)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 19 to the Titans

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 16 to the Panthers

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 21 to the Seahawks

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 21 to the Seahawks

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Iowa tight end T.J. Hockenson projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
13. Miami Dolphins — Christian Wilkins, DT (Clemson)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 13 to the Dolphins

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 13 to the Dolphins

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 13 to the Dolphins

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 19 to the Titans

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Washington State offensive tackle Andre Dillard projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
14. Atlanta Falcons — Chris Lindstrom, G (Boston College)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 18 to the Vikings

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 31 to the Rams

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 31 to the Rams

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Did not have him in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
15. Washington Redskins — Dwayne Haskins, QB (Ohio State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 10 to the Broncos

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 15 to the Redskins

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 15 to the Redskins

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 15 to the Redskins

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Missouri quarterback Drew Lock projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
16. Carolina Panthers —Brian Burns, DE (Florida State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 8 to the Lions

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 8 to the Lions

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 11 to the Bengals

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 27 to the Raiders

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

The surveyed experts had no consensus projected here.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)

17. New York Giants (via Browns) — Dexter Lawrence, DT (Clemson) 

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 28 to the Chargers

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 29 to the Seahawks

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 25 to the Eagles

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Duke QB Daniel Jones projected here.

(AP Photo/Jon Barash)

18. Minnesota Vikings — Garrett Bradbury, C (NC State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 31 to the Rams

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 18 to the Vikings

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 18 to the Vikings

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 18 to the Vikings

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Oklahoma OT Cody Ford projected here.


(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
19. Tennessee Titans — Jeffery Simmons, DT (Mississippi State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 26 to the Colts

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 30 to the Packers

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 26 to the Colts

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 26 to the Colts

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Florida State LB Brian Burns projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
20. Pittsburgh Steelers — Noah Fant, TE (Iowa)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 30 to the Packers

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 12 to the Packers

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 32 to the Patriots

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 9 to the Bills

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Michigan LB Devin Bush projected here.


(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

21. Green Bay Packers (via trade with Seattle Seahawks) — Darnell Savage, S (Maryland)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 27 to the Raiders

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 32 to the Patriots

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 27 to the Raiders

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons projected here.

(Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)
22. Philadelphia Eagles (via a trade with Baltimore Ravens) — Andre Dillard, T (Washington State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No.16 to the Panthers

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 23 to the Texans

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 8 to the Lions

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 14 to the Falcons

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Ole Miss WR D.K. Metcalf projected here.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)

23. Houston Texans — Tytus Howard, T (Alabama State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had LSU CB Greedy Williams projected here.

(Photo by Don Juan Moore/Getty Images)
24. Oakland Raiders (via Chicago) — Josh Jacobs, RB (Alabama)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 24 to the Raiders

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 24 to the Raiders

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 24 to the Raiders

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 24 to the Raiders

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Alabama TE Irv Smith projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
25. Philadelphia Eagles — Marquise Brown, WR (Oklahoma)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 25 to the Eagles

Todd McShay (ESPN): N0. 19 to the Titans

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): N0. 19 to the Titans

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 12 to the Packers

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Oklahoma WR Marquise Brown projected here.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)

26. Washington Redskins (via a trade with Indianapolis Colts) — Montez Sweat, DE (Mississippi State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): No. 21 to the Seahawks

Todd McShay (ESPN): No. 21 to the Seahawks

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 16 to the Panthers

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 16 to the Panthers

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Ole Miss WR A.J. Brown projected here.

(Photo by Don Juan Moore/Getty Images)

27. Oakland Raiders (via Cowboys) — Johnathan Abram, S (Mississippi State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): No. 29 to the Seahawks

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 29 to the Seahawks

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Washington CB Byron Murphy projected here.

(Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images)

28. Los Angeles Chargers — Jerry Tillery, DT (Notre Dame)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): No. 28 to the Chargers

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

3 of 9 surveyed experts had Clemson DT Dexter Lawrence projected here.

(Photo by Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

29. Seattle Seahawks — L.J. Collier, DL (TCU)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

4 of 9 surveyed experts had North Carolina State C Garrett Bradbury projected here.

(AP Photo/Butch Dill)
30. New York Giants (via a trade with the Seattle Seahawks) — Deandre Baker, CB (Georgia)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Iowa TE Noah Fant projected here.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

31. Atlanta Falcons (via a trade with the Los Angeles Rams) — Kaleb McGary, OT (Washington)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

2 of 9 surveyed experts had Mississippi State C Elgton Jenkins projected here.

(AP Photo/Butch Dill)

32. New England Patriots — N'Keal Harry, WR (Arizona State)

Where the experts projected this player to be drafted ...

Mel Kiper Jr. (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Todd McShay (ESPN): Not projected in the first round

Daniel Jeremiah (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

Bucky Brooks (NFL Network): Not projected in the first round

The player experts most often projected to be picked in this spot ...

The surveyed experts had no consensus projected here.

(Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)
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