Originally Posted by bckey
I'm still not buying that the Texans will take a wr in the 1st. They need a starter opposite Dre from day 1 this year and a rookie can't be counted on for that. Wr is one of the hardest positions to draft. They hit the lotto with Dre. Plus it usually takes 2-3 years for a wr to really hone their craft from college to the NFL. There are exceptions (Dre) but that isn't the norm. I'm guessing the Texans go defense once again.
Many of these guys are pushed into starting roles from day one.
It's not the old NFL anymore.
Aside from guys like AJ Green or Julio Jones, some other rookies have done pretty well, like Kendall Wright for example.