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Judgment Day
The heat is on personnel chiefs to draft college players who will have immediate impact
The Sky's the Limit
Andre Wadsworth has become the defensive player most coveted by the NFL
Montville:
Drafting Moss a risk worth taking

Showdown:
Leaf vs. Manning

A Decade of Drafting


SI's David Sabino studied the past 10 drafts to develop the five rankings
in this package. Click on the links at bottom to surf from chart to chart.


Worst First-Round Picks
Round Player Pos. College Round Year Pick Team Games with Drafting Team Games in NFL
1 Todd Marinovich QB USC 1 '91 24 Raiders 8 8
2 Huey Richardson DE Florida 1 '91 15 Steelers 5 16
3 Sammie Smith RB Florida State 1 '89 9 Dolphins 34 37
4 Blair Thomas RB Penn State 1 '90 2 Jets 51 64
5 Andre Ware QB Houston 1 '90 7 Lions 13 13
6 Dan McGwire QB San Diego State 1 '91 16 Seahawks 12 13
7 David Klingler QB Houston 1 '92 6 Bengals 31 32
8 Bruce Pickens DB Nebraska 1 '91 3 Falcons 20 48
9 Heath Shuler QB Tennessee 1 '94 3 Redskins 19 29
10 Clifford Charlton LB Florida 1 '88 21 Browns 31 31

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