27 Mar 2008
By this time, it's become pretty clear to most people that the NFL draft is no longer functioning the way it was intended. Even so, CNNSI's Don Banks does a nice job of laying out the case again, arguing that the exorbitant salaries that come along with top selections and the high rate of draft misses condemns teams to perpetual bottom dwelling. See, it's only partly Matt Millen's fault.
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It's a year of huge cornerback contracts, with A.J. Bouye and Stephon Gilmore breaking the bank. But will these big-money contracts, and the big-time gambles associated with them, pay off?