No. 1 NFL Draft Picks of the Past 25 Years

1989 - Troy Aikman
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1989 - Troy Aikman

QB, Dallas Cowboys (UCLA)

After finishing 3-13 during the 1988 season, the Cowboys made Troy Aikman the franchise's first pick of the post-Landry era. Dallas stumbled to a 1-15 mark during Aikman's rookie year, with the UCLA product going 0-11 as a starter. But things would turn around quickly, with Aikman winning his third Super Bowl title by his seventh NFL season.

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