With the sixth pick of the 2012 NFL draft, the Dallas Cowboys selected LSU cornerback Morris Claiborne. After that, depending on which article you read or which expert you listen to, the Cowboys' draft was either a bomb or a dud.
Dallas went defense with this draft, as its secondary and pass-rush represented two of its largest weaknesses. So in an effort to rectify their issues, the Cowboys went after Claiborne, Boise State defensive end Tyrone Crawford and Wake Forest linebacker Kyle Wilber, just to name a few.
But most fans are asking, who are these players, and can they help Dallas fix its issues? Well, we can't really answer the second part of that question now; however, we can grade the picks and project if each rookie will make an impact.
Here are grades for each Dallas Cowboys draft pick for 2012.