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NFL draft needs: NFC and AFC South

NFL draft needs: NFC and AFC South

The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the South divisions:

NFC South

In a division with Cam Newton and Drew Brees, there's even more of a premium in getting to the quarterback. That's why the Atlanta Falcons are mulling the possibility of trading up to land defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. The Falcons need to protect their own quarterback, too, and Matt Ryan isn't too mobile. If they stay put with the No. 6 pick, they likely will take an offensive tackle.

Vincent Jackson is a talented receiver, but he can't do it all for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. That team...

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