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NFL Mock Draft 2017: Jabrill Peppers or a trade for the Buccaneers?

NFL Mock Draft 2017: Jabrill Peppers or a trade for the Buccaneers?

One mock draft suggests Jabrill Peppers, but a trade would make more sense. Another day, another mock draft. This time, SB Nation’s Adam Stites took a shot at a 2017 NFL mock draft with trades. The Bucs aren’t trading in this version, though a trade down might make some sense. Instead, they take Michigan safety Jabrill Peppers. Strong safety is a bit of a logjam for the Buccaneers, but not in a good way. J.J. Wilcox, Chris Conte, and Keith Tandy all have value as special teamers and can rotate in at strong safety, if needed, but Peppers would be an upgrade and an instant starter who can...

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