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Cowboys Draft: Final 1st Round Wishlist

After months of speculation and discussion, the week is finally here. In just a few short days the will be on the clock for the of the draft, looking to improve their playoff chances for the upcoming season.

I've watched and evaluated a lot of players over the past few months and have complied a short list of players I'd like to see the Cowboys take 19th overall.

Without further introduction, here are my four favorite targets for the Cowboys this Thursday night.

Isaiah Wynn, Georgia OL

While all of the Dallas Cowboys' moves point to them targeting a or early on, my personal favorite target in round one would be an . In particular, that would be Georgia's .

Outside of Quenton Nelson, Wynn is my favorite prospect in the 2018 draft class. His balance, athleticism, footwork, hand placement, and overall ability as an offensive lineman make him a top 15 prospect in my eyes.

In terms of fit with the Cowboys, it couldn't get any better. Wynn is a plug-and-play starter in the Cowboys' scheme, and fills an immediate need for a starting . Though he played last season at Georgia, and would be an effective in the NFL, his fit at in Dallas is too perfect to pass on.

Harold Landry, Boston College EDGE

There's most likely only one player in the top 10 of my draft board that could realistically fall to the Dallas Cowboys 19th overall. That player is EDGE2 on my board, Boston College's .

Landry struggled throughout 2017 mostly due to some issues, but when healthy in 2016 he was downright elite. Landry has all the tools to be the explosive pass rushing the Cowboys have lacked on the right side for years.

Pairing Harold Landry with DeMarcus Lawrence would make the Cowboys one of the most feared units in all of football. If the NFL lets Landry get to 19, the Cowboys better make that pick.

Vita Vea, Washington DL

Coming in next on my wishlist for 19 is Washington . Whereas Harold Landry would be an added weapon to the Cowboys , Vita Vea would solidify the interior of a butt-kicking .

Primarily a nose-tackle at Washington, Vita Vea could quickly fill the 1-technique hole in Dallas. The Cowboys did bring back and drafted just two years ago, but nether of these guys can bring the same presence as a traditional 1-technique that Vea can.

Despite his size, Vea is still versatile enough to move around the defensive line a bit, and has some pretty impressive movement skills and athleticism for someone as big as he is.

Vita Vea just seems like the type of player will love, and the fact he immediately fills a need on the Cowboys is an added bonus.

James Daniels, Iowa OL

Iowa's is a guy who flew under the radar for much of the national draft process, but he deserves round one consideration. Daniels and UTEP's are right behind Isaiah Wynn on my interior offensive line , but Daniels' ability to play both and guard give him the to me.

I also believe Daniels fits nicely as a zone blocker. He is excellent on reach blocks, with quick and efficient feet, and shows the ability to get to the second level and seal off linebackers as well.

Daniels is a balanced and fluid athlete who also possesses the size necessary to play on the inside at the next level. I have a first round grade on James Daniels and would be ecstatic to see the Cowboys take him 19th overall.

Kevin Brady
Kevin Brady
Die-hard Cowboys fan from the Northeast, so you know I am here to defend the 'boys whenever necessary. Began writing for a WordPress Cowboys Blog, and have been with ITS since 2016.

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