To no one’s shock, horror or dismay, the Cleveland Browns own the No. 1 pick of the 2017 National Football League Draft, which will be held on April 27-29 in Philadelphia.

The tentative order of the first round was announced by the NFL, subject to the results of the playoffs.

The draft order is determined by the following procedures:

(A) The Super Bowl champion will select last and the loser of the Super Bowl next-to-last in all rounds, regardless of the record of such participating clubs in the regular season.

(B) The losers of the Conference Championship games shall select 29th and 30th in all rounds, according to the reverse order of their standing.

(C) The losers of the Divisional playoff games shall select in the 25th through 28th positions in all rounds, according to the reverse order of their standing.

(D) The losers of the Wild Card games shall select in the 21st through 24th positions in all rounds, according to the reverse order of their standing.

(E) Clubs not participating in the playoffs shall select in the first through 20th positions in all rounds, according to the reverse order of their standing.

If, after all the foregoing procedures have been applied, ties still exist in any grouping except (A) above, such ties shall be broken by figuring the aggregate won-lost-tied percentage of each involved club’s regular season opponents and awarding preferential selection order to the club which faced the schedule of teams with the lowest aggregate won-lost-tied percentage.

If ties still exist, the divisional or conference tie-breaking method, if applicable, shall be applied. If neither the divisional nor the conference tie-breaking methods are applicable, ties shall be broken by a coin flip.

Indianapolis and Minnesota have the same strength-of-schedule and neither the divisional nor the conference tie-break applies; therefore, the tie for the 14th and 15th positions will be determined by a coin flip.

2017 FIRST ROUND DRAFT ORDER

# Team (W-L-T, Pct.; Opp W-L-T, Strength of Schedule)
1. Cleveland (1-15-0, .063; 139-114-3, .549)
2. San Francisco (2-14-0, .125; 127-125-4, .504)
3. Chicago (3-13-0, .188; 133-122-1, 521)
4. Jacksonville (3-13-0, .188; 135-121-0, .527)
5. Los Angeles (traded to Tennessee) (4-12-0, .250; 127-125-4, .504)
6. New York Jets (5-11-0, .313; 131-122-3, 518)
7. San Diego (5-11-0, .313; 139-117-0, 543)
8. Carolina (6-10-0, .375; 131-122-3, .518)
9. Cincinnati (6-9-1, .406; 133-122-1, .521)
10. Buffalo (7-9-0, .438; 122-131-3, .482)
11. New Orleans (7-9-0, .438; 133-121-2, .523)
12. Philadelphia (traded to Cleveland) (7-9-0, .438; 141-111-4, .559)
13. Arizona (7-9-0, .438; 117-136-3, .463)
14. Indianapolis (8-8-0, .500; 126-130-0, .492)^
Minnesota (traded to Philadelphia) (8-8-0, .500; 125-129-2, 492)
16. Baltimore (8-8-0, .500; 126-127-3, .498)
17. Washington (8-7-1, .531; 131-123-2, .516)
18. Tennessee (9-7-0, .563; 119-137-0, .465)
19. Tampa Bay (9-7-0, .563; 125-129-2, .492)
20. Denver (9-7-0, .563; 140-115-1, .549)
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21. Detroit (9-7-0, .563; 121-134-1, .475)*
22. Houston (9-7-0, .563; 128-127-1, .502)*
23. Miami (10-6-0, .625; 115-138-3, .455)*
24. Green Bay (10-6-0, .625; 129-125-2, .508)*
25. Seattle (10-5-1, .656; 112-142-2, 441)*
26. ATLANTA (11-5-0, .688; 122-132-2, 480)*
27. New York Giants (11-5-0, .688; 123-130-3, .486)*
28. Pittsburgh (11-5-0, .688; 125-128-3, 494)*
29. Oakland (12-4-0, .750; 129-127-0, 504)*
30. Kansas City (12-4-0, .750; 130-126-0, .508)*
31. Dallas (13-3-0, .813; 119-134-3, .471)*
32. New England (14-2-0, .875; 111-142-3, .439)*

*- Subject to Playoffs
^- The 14th and 15th selections will be decided by coin flip

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