Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/27/12
History proves this is not the best choice As it was reported by CBS Sports on Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks are indeed among the elite few who like their chances on obtaining the number two overall pick in this years draft. Upon hearing this news, I jumped with joy, for about a minute, and then thought of all of the past NFL flops that have been produced out of the first round in the draft. Mainly QBs. Don’t forget the past Does the name Rick Mirer ring any bells for Seahawks fans? Sure we got the one over from the Patriots that season, classic Belichick before he was even the head coach there, and were forced to pick Mirer, but it still stings in this fans body. Most of the time when a first overall selection is coming into his new city, the franchise is in turmoil and it resembles more of a feeding the young to the wolves, than a talented QB playing on the field. The situation for the Seahawks would be different, as they have one of the best running games in the league, a decen...
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