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2020 NFL Mock Draft: Miami Dolphins Select S Xavier McKinney at No. 26

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The Dolphins’ first-round is complete, with a QB, WR, and S, and a clean sweep of Alabama players.

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With the 26th pick of the 2020 DBN Community NFL Mock Draft, the Miami Dolphins select...

Xavier McKinney, S, Alabama

The selection and write-up were made by fjblessi:

With their first two picks the Dolphins picked offense with QB/WR so they switch the defensive side of the ball for this pick. Safety is not a position of desperate need, but McKinney is a playmaker and would be an upgrade for their defensive coach. While I was seriously tempted to take on the the left tackles still on the board, I am hoping either Jones or Cleveland falls to our 2nd round pick and I know that Mckinney will not make it to that point. Strangely this makes the Dolphins 3 for 3 with Crimson Tide players in the 2020 draft.

Pokorny: “I know there are a lot of Alabama players worthy of first-round picks, but that would be pretty damn cool from a facts and statistics standpoint to have three Alabama players in the first round all going to the same team.”

The Seattle Seahawks are up next, led by OhioCityBrownsBeliever.

2020 DBN Community Mock Draft Results

Pick Team Username Selection
Pick Team Username Selection
1 Cincinnati Bengals ShockerBrown QB Joe Burrow
2 Washington Redskins vinys06 DE Chase Young
3 Detroit Lions Robo Dawg CB Jeffrey Okudah
4 New York Giants Legoman0721 LB Isaiah Simmons
5 Miami Dolphins fjblessi QB Tua Tagovailoa
6 Los Angeles Chargers Crawford_T QB Justin Herbert
7 Carolina Panthers Your Friendly Neighborhood Esq. DT Derrick Brown
8 Arizona Cardinals brianberniebaker OT Tristan Wirfs
9 Jacksonville Jaguars GrandAdmiralThrawn0905 OT Andrew Thomas
10 Cleveland Browns xfl2001fan OT Jedrick Wills
11 New York Jets Adam Rice WR CeeDee Lamb
12 Las Vegas Raiders Barnestorm WR Jerry Jeudy
13 San Francisco 49ers tmartin5785 WR Denzel Mims
14 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Browns95 OT Mekhi Becton
15 Denver Broncos poultman DL Javon Kinlaw
16 Atlanta Falcons makeaplay59 CB C.J. Henderson
17 Dallas Cowboys Barry Shuck OLB K'Lavon Chaisson
18 Miami Dolphins Mudville WR Henry Ruggs III
19 Las Vegas Raiders jdreyfuss CB Jaylon Johnson
20 Jacksonville Jaguars Schnapppi DL A.J. Epenesa
21 Philadelphia Eagles ButCanHeSetTheEdge? WR Justin Jefferson
22 Minnesota Vikings BrianB77 CB Jeff Gladney
23 New England Patriots Swagnasty LB Patrick Queen
24 New Orleans Saints carrettbagel88 LB Kenneth Murray
25 Minnesota Vikings OCMiami DE Yetur Gross-Matos
26 Miami Dolphins fjblessi S Xavier McKinney
27 Seattle Seahawks OhioCityBrownsBeliever DT Ross Blacklock
28 Baltimore Ravens tinkerer OL Cesar Ruiz
29 Tennessee Titans wahoo7 CB Kristian Fulton
30 Green Bay Packers Suppa Bob WR Chase Claypool
31 San Francisco 49ers mrwhitman OT Josh Jones
32 Kansas City Chiefs pt_999 RB D'Andre Swift
41 Cleveland Browns HenryDawg S Grant Delpit