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NFL Draft history: A look at the 189th pick

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Pick No. 189:

2017: DT Tanzel Smart, Tulane to L.A. Rams

2016: CB Anthony Brown, Purdue to Dallas

2015: DB Randall Evans, Kansas State to Philadelphia

2014: WR T.J. Jones, Notre Dame to Detroit

2013: RB Mike James, Miami (Fla.) to Tampa Bay

2012: DE Christo Bilukidi, Georgia State to Oakland

2011: LB Mike Mohamed, California to Denver

2010: DE Eugene Sims, West Texas A&M to St. Louis

2009: S Kevin Ellison, Southern California to San Diego

2008: LB Tyler Schmitt, San Diego State to Seattle

Over the last 10 drafts, defensive linemen have been picked three times…Tanzel Smart a Scotlandville High School and Tulane standout, played in every game with four starts for the Rams as a rookie in 2017 and had 18 stops...Brown's appeared in all 32 games over the past two seasons for Dallas with 19 starts and has posted three interceptions and two forced fumbles..Gaines made 15 tackles and a forced fumble as a rookie for Cleveland in 2015...Mike James appeared in 23 games with three starts for Tampa Bay from 2013-16, totaling 83 carries for 351 yards (4.2 avg.) and tossing a touchdown…Mohamed played in 26 games with two starts from 2011-15 for Denver, Houston and New Orleans and finished his career with 58 tackles, one interception, six passes defensed and 13 special teams stops…Eugene Sims played in 99 games with 20 starts for the Rams from 2010-16, recording 12 sacks and four fumble recoveries…Ellison played in 13 games and started nine and also opened a playoff game for San Diego in his lone NFL season in 2009 and made 51 stops and one sack.

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