Things certainly got interesting in a hurry on Thursday night during Round 1 of the 2022 NFL draft. We saw five defenders off the board to kick off the draftstarting with Georgia’s Travon Walker to the Jaguars. Then came a run on offensive tackles, followed by a run on wide receivers. And we waited until pick no. 20 for the first — and only — quarterback, with the Steelers taking Pitt’s Kenny Pickett. But the story of Day 1 was probably the trades, trades and more trades — including a few for big-name NFL receivers. In all, there were nine trades on Thursday night.

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Some teams aced their picks and their moves up or down the board. A bunch of teams with multiple picks improved their rosters. But as always, there were some confusing selections, too. Who had the Patriots taking Chattanooga’s Cole Strange?

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So as the dust settles on an exciting opening night, let’s take a look at the biggest lingering questions from the first 32 picks of the draft and make some sense of what happened, including how teams with multiple first-round selections fared, which trades stand out and how the receivers fit with their new teams. We will also take a quick look ahead to Rounds 2 and 3, which get underway Friday at 7 pm ET (ABC/Sportzshala/Sportzshala App). Here’s our snap reaction to Day 1.

Who was the best pick of the night?