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.
Possibly the closest Super Bowl matchup in history also poses the question: how much does it mean when certain aspects of an NFL team improve dramatically in the second half of the season?