As silly as it sounds now, Watson v Mahomes was debatable during that draft season. Mahomes was considered as having a really low floor because of bad habits even if he had the highest QB ceiling in that draft. In a lot of ways, Watson was the safer of the two, but still had plenty of flaws.
Who's the draft's most overrated QB? Underrated? Biggest boom-or-bust prospect? See the answers to those questions and more as Lance Zierlein explores the 2017 QB class.
"Lacking Elite Talent" sounds really familiar to the 2023 discussion.