Draft Q&A: Who rose, who fell and why?
Saturday was about answers.
We asked two ESPN Insiders -- Gary Horton of Scouts Inc., and former NFL General Manager Randy Mueller -- to provide running analysis during Day 1 of the NFL draft. Following is an edited version of 20 of the most intrigung first-round developments and reactions from Horton and Mueller from Saturday's ESPN.com Draftcast chat.
Q: In the end, what made Alex Smith the clear No. 1 choice for the San Francisco 49ers?
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