23 Nov 2004
Instead of doing a midseason review like most other media outlets, Don Banks revisits the 2004 draft. But this time, teams are drafting players based on their first half performances. It's no surprise that Ben Roethlisberger is the first pick, but even in hindsight, there are some questionable selections (Matt Schaub to the Bears?). Still, it's a good way to torment yourself by playing the "what if" game.
Instant replay review is one of the cornerstones of the modern NFL. The process and its myriad special rules have been internalized and constantly debated. Mike Kurtz wonders: is it worth it?