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NFL Draft order 2016: The 49ers position, and a look at the top ten draft prospects

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The San Francisco 49ers currently hold the eighth pick of the 2016 NFL Draft. We break down the current draft order, as well as look at the top the prospects for the draft.

The 2016 NFL Draft is a little over five months away, but we are getting a pretty good handle on what teams will be in the top half of the draft board. The final order still has two months of shaping, but we know the San Francisco 49ers look to be picking in the top half of the board.

I've posted the new top ten as it stands heading into Monday Night Football. The Houston Texans travel to face the Cincinnati Bengals tonight to close out Week 10. If the Texans win, they likely move into the No. 8 spot, and the 49ers drop to the No. 9 spot, due to the strength of schedule tiebreaker.

1. Cleveland Browns (2-8) - .514
2. Tennessee Titans (2-7) - .500
3. Baltimore Ravens (2-7) - .507
4. San Diego Chargers (2-7) - .510
5. Detroit Lions (2-7) - .531
6. Dallas Cowboys (2-7) - .558
7. Jacksonville Jaguars (3-6) - .476
8. San Francisco 49ers (3-6) - .534
9. Houston Texans (3-5) - .528
10. New Orleans Saints (4-6) - .514

The San Francisco 49ers have some winnable games that could cost them a top ten pick, but for now, they have a significant shot at a pretty high draft pick. With that in mind, I decided to put together some draft prospect lists. Greg Timor and Jake Narayan have been providing analysis of various positions and players over the first 11 weeks of the college football season. However, last night I asked them to put together their current top ten list of draft prospects. The 49ers top ten likely looks different based on their own scouting as well as their own needs. For now though, here are top ten rankings from Greg and Jake, as well as friend of the site Matt Miller, and CBS Sports.

Rk Greg Timor (11/15) Jake Narayan (11/15) Matt Miller (11/4) CBS Sports (11/13)
1 DE Joey Bosa, OSU DE Joey Bosa, OSU QB Jared Goff, Cal DE Joey Bosa, OSU
2 DT Robert Nkemdiche, Ole Miss OT Laremy Tunsil, Ole Miss LB Jaylon Smith, Notre Dame OT Laremy Tunsil, Ole Miss
3 OT Laremy Tunsil, Ole Miss OT Ronnie Stanley, Notre Dame DE Joey Bosa, OSU QB Paxton Lynch, Memphis
4 CB Jalen Ramsey, Florida State DT Robert Nkemdiche, Ole Miss DT Robert Nkemdiche, Ole Miss CB Jalen Ramsey, Florida State
5 OT Ronnie Stanley, Notre Dame QB Jared Goff, Cal CB Vernon Hargreaves, Florida DT Robert Nkemdiche, Ole Miss
6 CB Vernon Hargreaves, Florida DT Kenny Clark, UCLA OT Ronnie Stanley, Notre Dame OT Ronnie Stanley, Notre Dame
7 LB Jaylon Smith, Notre Dame DE DeForest Buckner, Oregon CB Jalen Ramsey, Florida State CB Vernon Hargreaves, Florida
8 DE DeForest Buckner, Oregon LB Jaylon Smith, Notre Dame OT Laremy Tunsil, Ole Miss OLB Myles Jack, UCLA
9 QB Jared Goff, Cal CB Vernon Hargreaves, Florida RB Ezekiel Elliott, RB WR Laquon Treadwell, Ole Miss
10 DT Kenny Clark, UCLA WR Laquon Treadwell, Ole Miss OLB Myles Jack, UCLA QB Jared Goff, Cal