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    Pro Football Focus

    PFF and Adam Schefter Present: First Round Evaluation (2014)

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    1. Christian Skaggs, QB, Florida State to :panthers: Carolina Panthers

    • Schefter's Grade: A+
    • PFF Grade: 97.5
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame
    • Negative: Has struggled in the post-season but not everything may be on him.
    • Player's Fate: At Panthers, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    2. Jason Johnson, QB, UCLA to :packers: Green Bay Packers

    • Schefter's Grade: A-
    • PFF Grade: 88.6
    • Positive: Two Super Bowls
    • Negative: Traded down from #1 to take Johnson, looked shaky for years but has cemented his status in recent years
    • Player's Fate: At Packers, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    3. Allan Taylor, QB, Virginia Tech to :saints: New Orleans Saints

    • Schefter's Grade: C
    • PFF Grade: 85.6
    • Positive: Player evaluation was good
    • Negative: Did not leave a mark with Saints before being shipped off, mismanagement of the pick
    • Player's Fate: At Eagles, unquestioned starter and team leader and best dual-threat Quarterback in NFLHC

     

    4. Walt Peck, WR, Penn State to :rams: St. Louis Rams

    • Schefter's Grade: A
    • PFF Grade: 90.0
    • Positive: Top wide receiver in the early years of NFLHC and likely Hall of Fame candidate
    • Negative: Has fallen off significantly, though still active, position may have been overvalued
    • Player's Fate: At Rams, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    5. Larry Reeves, SS, Tennessee to :jaguars: Jacksonville Jaguars

    • Schefter's Grade: B-
    • PFF Grade: 75.6
    • Positive: Still active, still with team
    • Negative: Extremely overdrafted with who was left on the board
    • Player's Fate: At Jaguars, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    6. Chester Henson, RB, USC to :vikings: Minnesota Vikings

    • Schefter's Grade: B
    • PFF Grade: 91.1
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame, likely the reason for the first Super Bowl
    • Negative: May have overvalued position in the initial draft, lacked depth at key positions because of pick
    • Player's Fate: At Steelers, transition toward retirement workload

     

    7. Marcellus Peterson, OT, Alabama to :dolphins: Miami Dolphins

    • Schefter's Grade: A
    • PFF Grade: 95.5
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame
    • Negative: -
    • Player's Fate: At Dolphins, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    8. David Wilburn, CB, Stanford to :falcons: Atlanta Falcons

    • Schefter's Grade: A+
    • PFF Grade: 97.2
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame
    • Negative: -
    • Player's Fate: At Falcons, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    9. Andre Brooks, ILB, Wisconsin to :patriots: New England Patriots

    • Schefter's Grade: A-
    • PFF Grade: 88.5
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame
    • Negative: Patriots shipped him off at the right time but got most of his value, has struggled in recent seasons but mostly due to aging
    • Player's Fate: At Buccaneers, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    10. Jim Otto, OT, Colorado to :steelers: Pittsburgh Steelers (became Indianapolis Colts prior to season)

    • Schefter's Grade: F
    • PFF Grade: 19.5
    • Positive: Appears to be a decent offensive line coach
    • Negative: Let me tell you the story of Jim Otto the fat
    • Player's Fate: Retired, bust.

     

    11. Darrell Murphy, QB, Wisconsin to :rams: St. Louis Rams

    • Schefter's Grade: A
    • PFF Grade: 80.9
    • Positive: Career starter for the Rams and has been a rock through turmoil
    • Negative: Good but not great
    • Player's Fate: At Rams, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    12. David Wilson, G, Oklahoma to :raiders: Oakland Raiders

    • Schefter's Grade: A
    • PFF Grade: 93.1
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame
    • Negative: -
    • Player's Fate: At Raiders, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    13. James Bush, RB, Notre Dame to :jaguars: Jacksonville Jaguars

    • Schefter's Grade: D
    • PFF Grade: 61.9
    • Positive: Showed flashes but never truly developed
    • Negative: Bust but not complete garbage. Will not be remembered.
    • Player's Fate: Retired, bust.

     

    14. Kareem Taylor, QB, Notre Dame to :jaguars: Jacksonville Jaguars

    • Schefter's Grade: C-
    • PFF Grade: 66.3
    • Positive: Journeyman quarterback, decent backup
    • Negative: Seemed to be an okay starter in early years but had no longevity.
    • Player's Fate: At Titans, backup to Thomas Wheeler

     

    15. Don Williams, RB, Washington to :browns: Cleveland Browns

    • Schefter's Grade: C-
    • PFF Grade: 68.2
    • Positive: Decent in early years, the RB version of Kareem Taylor
    • Negative: Flamed out early, partially due to injuries
    • Player's Fate: Retired.

     

    16. Alvis Brumm, DE, Penn State to :jets: New York Jets

    • Schefter's Grade: A+
    • PFF Grade: 98.6
    • Positive: Lock for Hall of Fame
    • Negative: Never truly dictated the game himself with monster games.
    • Player's Fate: At Jets, unquestioned starter and team leader.

     

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    Yay more PFF

     

     

     

    SKAAAAAGGGGSSSSSSSS

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    Brumm with the highest grade. Last pick of the round, but GOAT nonetheless

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    31 minutes ago, Pro Football Focus said:

    6. Chester Henson, RB, USC to :vikings: Minnesota Vikings

    • Player's Fate: At Steelers, transition toward retirement workload

     

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    There's probably an alternative universe out there where the Jags picked Marcellus Peterson, Alvis Brumm, and Dan Nomellini instead of Larry Reeves, James Bush, and Kareem Taylor.

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    I'd have liked to have seen Abraham's grade, I always forget that he was a second rounder. It was unfortunate that my predecessors traded out of the first for such a low return.

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    2 hours ago, Pro Football Focus said:

     

    2. Jason Johnson, QB, UCLA to :packers: Green Bay Packers

    • Schefter's Grade: A-
    • PFF Grade: 88.6
    • Positive: Two Super Bowls
    • Negative: Traded down from #1 to take Johnson, looked shaky for years but has cemented his status in recent years
    • Player's Fate: At Packers, unquestioned starter and team leader

     

    JJ for Heisman forever

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    22 hours ago, Pro Football Focus said:

    Negative: Patriots shipped him off at the right time

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