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NFL draft recap: Winston goes No. 1, 49ers get Arik Armstead, Panthers grab Shaq Thompson

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Here are the players selected in the NFL draft, and other news coming out of the Chicago headquarters.

The biggest Sacramento area news came around 7 p.m., when the 49ers took Pleasant Grove High School and Oregon star Arik Armstead in the 17th pick. Nearly an hour later, the Carolina Panthers took Shaq Thompson, the Grant High School star who played at Washington.

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1) Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State, to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Winston, a talented-but-troubled signal caller, won the Heisman Trophy in 2013. He was not present in Chicago, choosing to watch the draft at home in Alabama. He's the first QB to be selected first since Andrew Luck in 2012. Winston is also the first player from Florida State, which produces gobs of NFL talent, to be picked first in the draft.

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2) Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon, to the Tennessee Titans

Tennessee used all but about 60 seconds of its 10-minute time allotment before sending the pick in to NFL executives. Most people thought the Titans were open to a trade, but it didn't come about. Mariota and Jameis Winston are the sixth pair of QBs to go 1-2 in the draft since 1967, joining the likes of Jim Plunkett and Archie Manning (1971), Peyton Manning and Ryan Leaf (1998) and Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III (2012).

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3) Dante Fowler Jr., DE, Florida, to the Jacksonville Jaguars

Fowler was in the house in Chicago, wearing a white tuxedo with red piping. After walking onto the stage, he gave Roger Goodell a nice, long bear hug. He figures to be an instant hit in Jacksonville, which isn't far from where he played college ball in Gainesville, Florida.

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4) Amari Cooper, WR, Alabama, to the Oakland Raiders

Oakland used the fourth pick to choose Amari Cooper out of Alabama, who immediately becomes the best receiver that beleaguered franchise has had in a while.

Read more: Raiders call first-round pick a "polished" wide reciever

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5) Brandon Scherff, offensive tackle, Iowa to the Washington Redskins

Scherff is the 14th offensive lineman selected out of Iowa since 1999. He hurt his knee five days before last season's opener, but missed only one practice. No surprise that scouts gave him huge props for his toughness. "I didn't want to let my team down, and if I could play, I was going to play," he explained on stage after being picked.

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6) Leonard Williams, DE, USC, to the New York Jets

You didn't really think they'd cheer, did you? An annual tradition stayed right on track when the New York Jets selected defensive tackle Leonard Williams with the sixth pick. Fans booed. It's been going on for as long as anyone can remember, only this time, the draft was in Chicago, not the Jets hometown.

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7) Kevin White, WR, West Virginia, to the Chicago Bears

Chicago fans, on hand in their hometown, erupted in cheers over the pick.

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8) Vic Beasly, outside linebacker, Clemson, to the Atlanta Falcons

On stage, Deion Sanders asked Beasly the first thing he's going to do. "I'm just ready to go out and play football," Beasley said.

Good thing. The Falcons ranked last in total defense and pass defense last season.

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9) Ereck Flowers, offensive tackle, Miami, to the New York Giants

The Giants chose offensive lineman Ereck Flowers of Miami with the ninth pick — a selection that was met with a collective yawn inside the auditorium. New York, which averaged only 3.6 yards per rush last season, was clearly selecting for need. When Scherff went to the Redskins, the Giants looked a bit farther down the list to come up with Flowers. He was ranked in the teens by many of the draft experts.

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10) Todd Gurley, RB, Georgia, to the St. Louis Rams

Running back has become the least-popular position in a growingly pass-happy league — no running back was picked in the first round of the last two drafts — and the Rams selection is even more intriguing because Gurley is five months removed from a major knee injury. But doctors say he's on track and his combination of size (6-1, 222 pounds) and speed has some folks thinking he could be the next Marshawn Lynch. (Except he'll talk to reporters.)

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11) Trae Waynes, cornerback, Michigan State, to the Minnesota Vikings

Waynes impressed everyone with a 4.31-second time in the 40-yard dash at the combine.

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12) Danny Shelton, defensive tackle, Washington, to the Cleveland Browns

To celebrate his Samoan heritage, the Browns' first-round pick dressed in a maroon lava-lava — a skirt — and a white-and-maroon vest and a red lei. He explained it's the sort of outfit he'd wear to a wedding or funeral. The 6-2, 339-pound nose tackle walked on stage and hugged Goodell, then lifted him off the ground. Four years ago, Shelton watched as his brother was shot to death during what is described as a street brawl outside of Seattle. "I've got my brother with me here tonight," he said.

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13) Andrus Peat, offensive tackle, Stanford, to the New Orleans Saints

The Saints used bypassed higher-rated OL La'el Collins, who is still available but asked to be taken out of the draft earlier in the day. The NFL denied Collins' request. Though he's not a suspect, police want to talk to Collins about the killing of his ex-girlfriend in Louisiana.

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14) DeVante Parker, WR, Louisville, to the Miami Dolphins

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15) Melvin Gordon, RB, Wisconsin, to the San Diego Chargers (who traded picks with the 49ers)

The cost for the Chargers for trading up: This year's first- (17th overall) and fourth-round picks, along with a fifth-round pick next year.

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16) Kevin Johnson, cornerback, Wake Forest, to the Houston Texans

Johnson didn't miss a game during his college career. He's the fifth player taken from the ACC, one more than the Pac-12 thus far.

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17) Arik Armstead, DE, Oregon, to the San Francisco 49ers

The Bee’s Matt Barrows says this is why Armstead is a good fit for the 49ers: Armstead is a huge man with excellent movement skills ideally suited for the so-called five-technique - what the 49ers call defensive end - in a 3-4 defense. But he notes that the adjectives used to describe Armstead - "raw" and "still-learning" and "improving" - point to someone who will be a bit of a project.

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18) Marcus Peters, cornerback, Washington, to the Kansas City Chiefs

Some teams wouldn't go near him. The Kansas City Chiefs weren't on that list. The Chiefs selected cornerback Marcus Peters, even though he was kicked off his college team — Washington — with four games left in the season. Peters had repeated run-ins with the coaching staff, including an outburst on the sideline in one game. He visited more than a dozen teams to try to explain his problems and preserve his draft stock.

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19) Cameron Erving, center, Florida State, to the Cleveland Browns

Cleveland didn't make any picks of the Johnny Manziel variety this year in the first round, choosing instead to go with "safe" choices: offensive lineman Cameron Irving of Florida State and nose tackle Danny Shelton of Washington.

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20) Nelson, Agholor, WR, USC, to the Philadelphia Eagles

Maybe he'll be Tim Tebow's new favorite target.

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21) Cedric Ogbuehi, offensive tackle, Texas A&M, to the Cincinnati Bengals

Ogbuehi had been projected as a second-day pick on many boards.

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22) Bud Dupree, outside linebacker, Kentucky, to the Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers fill a need in their 3-4 defensive scheme.

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23) Shane Ray, outside linebacker, Missouri, to the Denver Broncos

The Broncos gave away two fifth-round draft picks and a starting offensive lineman to move up five spots in the first round and take Missouri pass rusher Shane Ray — the player who was cited for marijuana possession Monday in Missouri. The drug is legal in Colorado. Ray, who led the SEC in sacks last season, sounded chastened after he was selected 23rd. He'll play on a defense with Von Miller. "I'm just so honored," he said. "They gave me a chance. That's all I needed. They gave me a chance and I'm going to take full advantage."

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24) D.J. Humphries, offensive tackle, Florida, to the Arizona Cardinals

Humphries joins a team that allowed just 28 sacks last year. The pick marked the fourth straight SEC player taken.

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25) Shaq Thompson, outside linebacker, Washington, to the Carolina Panthers

Roger Goodell stepped aside and let the Walter Payton Man of the Year, Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis, announce his team's pick. The Huskies have now had three players picked in the first round. How did they only go 8-6 last season?

26) Breshad Perriman, WR, UCF, to the Baltimore Ravens

The Ravens were in need of a vertical threat with outside speed.

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27) Byron Jones, cornerback, Connecticut, to the Dallas Cowboys

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28) Laken Tomlinson, offensive guard, Duke, to the Detroit Lions

Laken Tomlinson is a guard who someday wants to be a neurosurgeon. His desire to be a doctor came when he was a sophomore in high school, and on a visit back to Jamaica, he watched his grandfather die because of what he called inadequate health care in his home country. "That angered me and I wanted to change that," Tomlinson said. "My goal in life is to, one day, go back to Jamaica and change the health care system there."

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29) Phillip Dorsett, WR, Miami, to the Indianapolis Colts

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30) Damarious Randall, safety, Arizona State, to the Green Bay Packers

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31) Stephone Anthony, inside linebacker, Clemson, to the New Orleans Saints

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32) Malcolm Brown, defensive tackle, Texas, to the New England Patriots

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