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2022 NFL Draft: The biggest Round 1 moves for fantasy football

Sat., Nov. 20, 2021; Columbus, Ohio, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Garrett Wilson (5) celebrates after a touchdown with teammate Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Chris Olave (2) during the first quarter of a NCAA Division I football game between the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Michigan State Spartans at Ohio Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joshua A. Bickel/Columbus Dispatch via USA TODAY Network. Cfb Michigan State Spartans At Ohio State Buckeyes

Round 1 of the 2022 NFL Draft didn't disappoint.

The league's balance of power at wide receiver continues to shift on a near-daily basis, this time courtesy of two major trades and six first-round selections.

While Drake London looks to have the upper hand in terms of projected targets in his new landing spot, the likes of Garrett Wilson, Chris Olave, Treylon Burks and Jameson Williams also figure to start in three-WR sets from Day 1.

Check out our featured one-off profiles below for an in-depth analysis on every key first-round pick.

Tennessee Titans lose A.J. Brown but gain Arkansas WR Treylon Burks

Treylon Burks may not be a finished product, but the Tennessee Titans landed a big-time playmaker with Pick 18 after moving A.J. Brown to the Philadelphia Eagles.

Philadelphia Eagles trade for A.J. Brown

The Philadelphia Eagles traded the Nos. 18 and 101 picks in the 2022 NFL Draft for Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown, who should immediately challenge for the No. 1 role in an Eagles offense that morphed into a Tennessee-type of attack last season.

Arizona Cardinals acquire WR Marquise Brown from Baltimore Ravens

The Arizona Cardinals shipped away the No. 23 overall pick for the artist known as Marquise “Hollywood” Brown and the 100th overall pick.

Detroit Lions make huge move to add Alabama WR Jameson Williams

The Detroit Lions traded up to add Alabama WR Jameson Williams looking to add the deep threat they've been missing.

New Orleans Saints trade up for Ohio State wide receiver Chris Olave

The New Orleans Saints traded up to select Ohio State’s all-time leader in receiving touchdowns with the 11th overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft.

New York Jets add Ohio State WR Garrett Wilson to a suddenly crowded WR room

The New York Jets selected Ohio State WR Garrett Wilson with the 10th pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. He’s the second receiver off the board behind only Drake London.

Atlanta Falcons add big-bodied WR Drake London with the eighth pick in the 2022 NFL Draft

The Atlanta Falcons selected wide receiver Drake London of USC with the eighth overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, and the big-bodied WR will be among the first few picks in 2022 dynasty rookie drafts.

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