Mistakes happen all the time. Mistakes happen and they might not have the biggest of consequences. But some can send a sports franchise into a downward spiral.
Look at the Cleveland Browns and the mistake they made by drafting Tim Couch over Donavon McNabb. The Cleveland Browns have been terrible ever since and the Eagles played in three straight NFC Championships.
This is going somewhere, trust me. I am putting the spotlight on the St. Louis Rams and their quarterback, Sam Bradford. The Rams drafted Bradford first overall three years ago and some fans are looking for better results. Some are wondering if the Rams made a mistake?
Now is Sam Bradford as bad as Tim Couch? No, not even close. But will he be as good as Donanvon McNabb was during his glory days in Philadelphia?
I have looked at a lot of drafts since 2004 and there have not been a lot of true franchise quarterbacks. High profile quarterbacks that have entered the league since then include Matt Ryan, Joe Flac...