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2011 NFL Mock Draft: Nate Solder, Jimmy Smith Likely 1st Round Selections

It's another week and another SB Nation 2011 NFL mock draft is available for our consumption. There isn't much else to say about the Broncos for another week as they select Alabama defensive tackle Marcell Dareus. The top three picks, in fact, don't change since Cam Newton goes No. 1 and Von Miller goes No. 3.

So, for this week, let's look at where two top Colorado Buffaloes prospects will go. Offensive tackle Nate Solder and cornerback Jimmy Smith cemented their places in the first round following their combine interviews and workouts, though teams may still be wary of drafting Smith as a result of a few improper incidences while he was a freshman.

In last week's mock draft, we saw Smith go No. 23 to the Philadelphia Eagles because the Eagles need help in the secondary. Solder, meanwhile, falls to the bottom of the draft, going 29th overall to the Patriots. Solder can help a Patriots offensive line that needs to be retooled eventually. No time to start on the future than now.

And just like last week, Smith and Solder go to the Eagles and Patriots, respectively, once again. Will these picks turn true on April 28?