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I only had a few guys that I considered a reach in the first place but one of my biggest reaches came in the first round. Ju’Waun James was the Miami Dolphins firat round pick , and to me that was a bigger reach than any other player in this draft. The Dolphins let both […] The post Five biggest reaches in the 2014 NFL Draft appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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