Cleveland grabbed Peppers, Michigan's safety, known for playing on both sides of the ball, at No. 25.
Their first pick, Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett, was the best athlete in the draft.
The 21-year-old Garrett, who played for Texas A&M and is considered an elite edge rusher with rare explosiveness, joins a Browns team that went a league-worst 1-15 last season.
And when Patrick Mahomes went No. 10 to Kansas City, which traded up to get the Texas Tech slinger, another potential quarterback option went off the board. "We set ourselves up next year for another good group to come in, but we want to perpetually be getting better and we're not going to rest now". "It's really for us a two-for-one, and where we are coming from on our roster, that's valuable". It also guarantees the 43rd consecutive year that at least one UM player will be drafted into the NFL.
No. 6 overall pick goes to Jamal Adams for the New York Jets as safety. The Browns also possess three second-rounders on Friday, so while they might not find a rookie franchise quarterback in this draft, they appear to have the ammunition to pull of a trade for a veteran signal caller such as New England Patriots backup Jimmy Garoppolo. Davis is the FBS career leader in receiving yards with 5,285 and was a key to the Broncos' turnaround last season.
Among the players selected in the top ten was Christian McCaffrey.
Williams is the second receiver taken in the first seven picks.
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The Browns entered the night with 11 picks in the 2017 draft and nine top-65 picks in between this draft and the next.
MI hasn't had a defensive back go in round one of the draft since Leon Hall went to the Cincinnati Bengals with the 18th pick of the 2007 draft.
Trubisky was ultimately taken at No. 2 by the Bears, a pick that stunned nearly everyone, including the Muni Lot crowd which was still chanting "Garrett!"
"This will probably be the first time I will watch the draft all the way through, but they are my team now". You can question the Peppers or Njoku picks, but now the Browns have filled holes and can use their future assets to draft even more stars to return to the playoffs.
This is the first time the Texans have selected a quarterback in the first round since taking David Carr with the first overall pick in their first season.
After all the speculation, the Cleveland Browns did what so many expected them to do with the number one pick on Thursday night in the NFL Draft: select Myles Garrett.