ILB class doesn't make grade
Over the course of the last three drafts, an average of seven inside linebackers have been selected in the first three rounds. This year, I feel comfortable putting a day-one stamp on only four.
With the potential for only one first-round pick (Crowder) and four day-one picks, it's easy to see why this year's inside linebacker class is below average. Furthermore, if not for the underclassmen additions of Crowder and Thurman, this group would earn a failing grade.
To continue reading this article you must be an Insider
MORE NFL HEADLINES
- Manuel: Bills system easier to learn than FSU's
- Moore, Broncos put big blunder behind them
- DE Freeney, Chargers agree to contract
- Mario Williams' ex alleges suicide-talk texts