20 Most Overhyped Draft Picks in Sports Since 1990

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20 Most Overhyped Draft Picks in Sports Since 1990
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Scouts often play the role of psychics, pouring fuel into a runaway hype train that can easily derail. 

Before Andrew Luck threw his first pass as a junior, NFL front offices drooled over his skill set and cherished the thought of bringing him aboard.

Now, four months before he'll crouch under center for his first regular-season snap, the media has all but inducted him into the Hall of Fame. 

As the following 20 players have proven, looks can be deceiving. 

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