Originally Posted by bah007
Funny how opinions change over time.
I was saying that a couple of months ago and nobody (or very few) agreed. Now it's a pretty common, or even popular, idea.
A few years ago, nobody would touch a LB at #1. With the new rookie wage scale I think you can afford to take the best player period.
Well, to be fair, you are usually ahead of the pack with prospects, especially smaller school guys. A couple of months ago the only thing I knew about him was his name and his position.