A new way to evaluate the NFL draft

Scouts Inc. formula puts a different spin on evaluation of overall strategy

Updated: April 26, 2010, 9:25 AM ET
By Todd McShay, Steve Muench, Kevin Weidl and Ryan McCrystal | Scouts Inc.

We had a football idea. We don't like the idea of grading teams' drafts immediately after the draft because, even though it's a football cliché, you truly can't evaluate a class for at least three years. Still, we wanted to evaluate teams based on their strategies leading up to and through the draft.