ESPN: Top 10 Draft Steals in NFL History

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by Hostile, Apr 14, 2008.

  1. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    All respect Parcells earned for taking Witten and being persuaded on Romo, he loses for the horrendous 2006 draft. If not for the spectacular 2005 draft, we'd be in a lot of trouble right now.
  2. Hailmary

    Hailmary Well-Known Member

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    I think you can almost make a case for Larry Allen. He was a rather high pick, but something like 8 or 9 OLinemen were taken in front of him and when all is said and done, he'll be remembered as one of the greats at 2 positions.
  3. superpunk

    superpunk Benched

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    + more respect. Thanks for the reminder. But this thread is about steals.
    We're not.
  4. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    Touche. Well formulated retort. :rolleyes:
  5. hipfake08

    hipfake08 Well-Known Member

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    Looks like the ESPN archives get a little sketchy about data past 25 years old.
  6. cowboyeric8

    cowboyeric8 Chicks dig crutches

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    If not the best ever
  7. tyke1doe

    tyke1doe Well-Known Member

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    That's what I was thinking too.
  8. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    By that logic Terry Bradshaw was a steal as a 1st overall pick because he took the Steelers to 4 Super Bowls. Who wouldn't consider that a steal?

    Meanwhile Bart Starr is left off that list and he was a legit steal. Maybe the best steal of all time.

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