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'You get the next guys ready'

'You get the next guys ready'

In his latest projection, NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr., predicts that Jerod Mayo will be selected by the Tennessee Titans with pick No. 24 in Round 1 next month.

Having to replace a first-round draft pick who has eligibility remaining is a real challenge. Having to replace him AND a two-year starter from the same linebacker corps is a real bummer. Welcome to John Chavis' world. "Not only are we losing Mayo but we're losing a fine player in Ryan Karl," the Tennessee Vols' defensive coordinator said recently. "I don't think people really fully appreciate... Recommended Stories

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