Offensive guard Mike Iupati will most likely be gone in free agency, and the 49ers will need to find his replacement. A.J. Cann was a four-year starter at South Carolina who displayed powerful blocking skills during his career. Cann could immediately start in Iupati’s place. The 49ers could also go with Cameron Erving from Florida State to provide depth at Center.
Houston Texans – Rob Havenstein (Offensive Tackle, Wisconsin)
The Houston Texans have a solid offensive line, but Chris Myers and Tyson Clabo are both aging. In fact, Clabo may not even be in Houston next year based on his age, salary, and poor play. Rob Havenstein will help the Texans rebuild their offensive line and continue paving the way for Arian Foster. Havenstein is a huge player with better run-blocking ability than pass protection skills, and he spent three years as a starter on Wisconsin’s offensive line. Havenstein can either back up the other tackles or contribute immediately, depending on the needs.
San Diego Chargers – Josh Shaw (Cornerback, USC)
The San Diego Chargers have been dealing with Peyton Manning and a powerful offense for the last two seasons. During this time, the Chargers have lost multiple pieces of their secondary but gained an impressive rookie in Jason Verrett. Now, the Chargers need another corner who will be able to against the receivers in Oakland and Denver. Josh Shaw seems like an odd choice at first, but he has the size and talent to compete with the bigger receivers like Demaryius Thomas and James Jones. Shaw can also play multiple positions in the defensive backfield, which will give John Pagano a versatile player.
Kansas City Chiefs – Rashad Greene (Wide Receiver, Florida State)
During 2014, the Chiefs received essentially no production from their wide receivers. In fact, the Chiefs were the only team in the NFL to have no touchdowns scored by a wide receiver. Dwayne Bowe hasn’t played up to his contract, and the Chiefs need some solid starters on offense to help out Alex Smith and Jamaal Charles. Rashad Greene was a multipurpose receiver at Florida State, playing outside and in the slot. Greene is a smaller receiver, but he could give Alex Smith a quick, reliable target up to the field.
Cleveland Browns (Obtained from Buffalo) – Landon Collins (Safety, Alabama)
The Browns obtained this pick from Buffalo in the Sammie Watkins trade last year. Cleveland will have already drafted a receiver at this point, but they will need safety to replace Jim Leonhard. Landon Collins from Alabama is a tough, run-stuffing player with decent coverage abilities. Collins’ attitude and hard-hitting could help energize the Browns defense and increase the toughness of the secondary.