The final picks of the 2015 Acme Packing Company mock draft are here, as we have made our way through the first three rounds (plus one pick in the fourth) of the 2015 NFL Draft. The final group of selections includes our last pick for the Green Bay Packers, who add yet another player to the defense.
Thanks for bearing with us through the mock, and thanks to our authors who put in a lot of hard work and analysis to play GM on behalf of four or five teams apiece.
#89 (CAR): Justin Hardy, WR, East Carolina
Aron: Kelvin Benjamin was productive in his first year, but the Panthers still need somebody opposite of him.
Previous picks: CB Kevin Johnson, RB Duke Johnson
#90 (BAL): Rashad Greene, WR, Florida State
Tex: Greene isn't overly big or super-fast, but he's effective, and the Ravens need at least one receiver in this draft to help offset the loss of Torrey Smith.
Previous picks: RB Melvin Gordon, DT Carl Davis
#91 (DAL): Rakeem Nunez-Roches, DT, Southern Mississippi
Dallas continues to add to its defense. After picking up a corner and a pass-rusher, they add an interior run-stuffer. (Kris)
Previous picks: CB P.J. Williams, DE Nate Orchard
#92 (DEN): Lorenzo Mauldin, OLB, Louisville
Aron: Demarcus Ware and Von Miller are penciled in as Denver's starters on the outside, but Ware is close to retirement and the Broncos don't really have any depth behind the two. This could be his starting gig in 2016.
Previous picks: DE Arik Armstead, OT Ty Sambrailo
#93 (IND): Gerod Holliman, S, Louisville
Tex: The Colts finally find a safety to fill one of their biggest needs. Holliman won't provide much help in run support, but he's an impressive ball-hawk with a knack for making big interceptions. He'll fit in nicely at free safety.
Previous picks: NT Eddie Goldman, RB Tevin Coleman
#94 (GB): Xavier Cooper, DT, Washington State
Jason: Ted Thompson takes another swing at an athletic interior defensive lineman. Xavier Cooper has the size to play base end in Dom Capers' 3-4 defense and can potentially develop into a second interior pass rusher to pair with Mike Daniels.
Previous picks: ILB Shaq Thompson, CB Jalen Collins
#95 (SEA): Danielle Hunter, DE, LSU
Jason: Danielle Hunter is one of the draft's most athletically gifted edge rushers. While some teams have trouble finding a place for players his size, the Seahawks specialize in fitting most body types into their defense.
Previous pick: DT Grady Jarrett
#96 (NE): Craig Mager, CB, Texas State
Tex: Mager is one of the better athletes in this crop of corners, and he would be a solid addition to a secondary that has been hit hard in free agency.
#97 (NE, compensatory): Marcus Hardison, DT, Arizona State
Tex: Hardison is a good interior pass-rusher, and though he wouldn't be called upon to replace Vince Wilfork's production against the run, he could carve out a niche on third downs to start his career.
Previous picks: DE Bud Dupree, G/T Ali Marpet
#98 (KC, compensatory): Ramik Wilson, ILB, Georgia
Wilson adds some depth and special-teams punch to the Chiefs' already-strong linebacking corps. They're still looking for a long-term answer inside next to Derrick Johnson, and Wilson could develop into that player. (Ryan)
Previous picks: OT Andrus Peat, WR Nelson Agholor, CB Doran Grant
#99 (CIN, compensatory): Ellis McCarthy, DT, UCLA
Jason: The Bengals still have Domata Peko anchoring the defense line, but his performance has dipped each of the last two seasons and he's now on the wrong side of 30. Drafting Ellis McCarthy now would potentially allow for a smooth transition at nose tackle a year from now.
Previous picks: OT D.J. Humphries, WR Tyler Lockett, LB Davis Tull
Bonus fourth-round pick: #100 (TEN): Jeff Heuerman, TE, Ohio State
Tex: We just really wanted to have an official top-100 on record. Heuerman didn't produce much as a receiver for the Buckeyes last year, but he was hurt all season long. A healthy Heuerman is easily one of the top three or four tight ends in this year's draft class.