Originally Posted by WolverineFan
Like an above poster said, they already had Ware and had a horrible O-Line. Can't blame them for taking Smith. That's what happens when you draft for need.
Really at the time, Smith was largely regarded as the better prospect and if anything Watt a slight, but not crazy reach.
Smith has not been a bust and absoultely nobody thought Watt was capable of pulling off one of the great individual defensive years ever.