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2017 NFL draft prop bets: Who's the last one standing in green room?

FLOWERY BRANCH -- The folks over at sent along a host of NFL Draft odds and props from the odds-makers for the NFL draft, which is set for Thursday through Saturday in Philadelphia.

The odds-makers also expect LSU running back Leonard Fournette (5/4) to make the boldest fashion statement.

Here are the rest of the odds:

Odds on the first QB selected

Mitchell Trubisky: 1/2

DeShaun Watson: 4/1

Patrick Mahomes: 9/1

FIELD: 24/1

Odds on the first team to draft a QB

Browns: 4/1

49ers: 5/1

Jets: 5/1

Bills: 7/1

Bears: 8/1

Texans: 8/1

Cardinals: 10/1

FIELD: 13/2

Over/under on when the Browns select a quarterback: pick number. 32.5

Odds the following QBs change teams before May 1st

Jimmy Garoppolo, New England: 15/1

Brock Osweiler, Cleveland: 20/1

Kirk Cousins, Washington: 100/1

Colin Kaepernick, free agent: 100/1

Over/under on number of trades between 12:00 AM Eastern, April 27th, and the last pick in the 2017 draft: 25.5

Odds the Eagles trade up in the first round: 15/4

Odds to be the last player left in the green room

DeShone Kizer, QB: 11/4

Chidobe Awuzie, CB: 5/1

Adoree’ Jackson, CB: 5/1

Malik McDowell, DL: 15/2

Kevin King, CB: 11/1

Haason Reddick, LB: 15/1

Tre’Davious White, CB: 22/1

FIELD: 8/1

Over/Under number of defensive players selected in the first round: 17.5

Over/Under draft position for Joe Mixon (RB, Oklahoma): 43.5

Odds to be the first offensive player selected

Leonard Fournette, RB: 5/4

Mitchell Trubisky, QB: 7/2

OJ Howard, TE: 5/1

Mike Williams, WR: 12/1

Corey Davis, WR: 18/1

DeShaun Watson, QB: 20/1

FIELD: 30/1

Odds a player projected to be a top-10 pick by Mel Kiper/Todd McShay is not selected in the first round: 2/1


Odds on whose final mock draft will have the most correct first-round selections

Daniel Jeremiah ( 1/1

Rob Rang (CBS): 5/2

Mel Kiper (ESPN): 7/2

Todd McShay (ESPN): 7/2

Odds on which of the 22 green room attendees will make the most outrageous fashion statement

Leonard Fournette, LSU: 4/1

Jamal Adams, LSU: 5/1

Deshaun Watson, Clemson: 6/1

Adoree’ Jackson, USC: 8/1

Kevin King, Washington:  9/1

Gareon Conley, OSU: 11/1

Malik McDowell, Michigan State: 11/1

John Ross, Washington: 19/1

Cam Robinson, Alabama: 20/1

Over/Under number of green room attendees (22) wearing a bow-tie: 6.5

Odds on the most common (primary) suit color of the 22 green room attendees

Blue: 2/1

Purple: 7/2

Black: 9/2

Grey: 7/1

White: 11/1

Red: 25/1

Odds on the primary color of Roger Goodell’s tie

Blue: 3/2

Grey: 7/3

Green: 17/3

Red: 11/1

Purple: 19/1

Over/under on the length of time Roger Goodell is booed when he first steps to the podium: 12.5 seconds

Odds on which team’s first-round pick announcement is booed the longest by fans

Cowboys: 3/2

Giants: 3/2

Washington: 5/1

Jets: 50/1

FIELD: 50/1

Odds that ESPN shows video of Donovan McNabb being booed upon being drafted by the Eagles: 1/99

Odds to be the first college coach interviewed by ESPN

Urban Meyer, Ohio State: 7/2

David Shaw, Stanford: 4/1

Nick Saban, Alabama: 9/2

Ed Orgeron, LSU: 7/1

Larry Fedora, North Carolina:8/1

Brian Kelly, Notre Dame: 19/1

Dabo Swinney, Clemson: 20/1

Chris Petersen, Washington: 75/1

Butch Jones, Tennessee: 100/1

Jim Mora, UCLA: 100/1

Odds PJ Fleck or a CBS/ESPN analyst says Fleck’s catch-phrase “Row The Boat” during an interview or in conjunction with Corey Davis’ selection: 1/5

Odds Donald Trump posts an NFL-related tweet between April 27-30: 1/2


Odds on which conference will have the most first-round picks

SEC: 2/11

Big Ten: 15/1

ACC: 15/1

Pac-12: 28/1

Big 12: 45/1

FIELD: 500/1

Odds on which conference will have most picks through all seven rounds

SEC: 1/6

ACC: 16/1

Big Ten: 21/1

Pac-12: 30/1

Big 12: 50/1

FIELD: 1000/1

Odds on which school will have the most first-round picks

Alabama: 1/5

Ohio State: 6/1

LSU: 32/1

Additional analysis and a host of other NFL Draft odds and props from the odds-makers at are available at


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A look at the top 10 Quarterbacks in the draft

Monday, April 17 -- RUNNING BACKS

Top 10 running backs in the 2017 NFL draft

Tuesday, April 18 -- WIDE RECEIVERS

Top 10 wide receivers in the 2017 NFL draft

Wednesday, April 19 -- TIGHT ENDS

Top 10 tight ends in the 2017 NFL draft

Thursday, April 20 -- OFFENSIVE LINEMEN




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D. Orlando Ledbetter is the Atlanta Falcons beat writer for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.