List of NFL draft No. 1 picks
The NFL draft is upon us, which means we can re-visit what selections were made by teams over the years. Bubba Smith was the first player selected in the draft that followed the NFL and American Football League merger of 1966. Jared Goff of the Los ...
Canes In The NFL Draft – By The Numbers
11 – Miami has had 11 players chosen in the NFL Draft on three separate occasions (1988, 1991 and 2002). 6 – The Hurricanes featured an NFL-record six first round Draft picks in 2004. 1 – Vinny Testaverde and Russell Maryland are the Hurricanes' two No.
Manny Diaz is reliving his Miami memories with his new team
It was 1986, and Vinny Testaverde was the QB. That's Diaz's story. Everyone in Miami has one. He was at the old Orange Bowl with his dad. So was the rest of the city. When Florida State or Florida or even Notre Dame would come to town, they brought ...
Commentary: Why the 49ers should not use their No. 2 overall pick on a quarterback
Monterey County Herald
But in fairness, 19 of the 31 have become Pro Bowl players — although that includes Vinny Testaverde and Robert Griffin III, who follow the more typical path of a top-two pick. They have one or two very flashy years. They win zero titles. Then they ...