From trading out of the first round in two straight years to reaching for obscure talent, he's cost Philadelphia a lot of talent over the 14 drafts he's conducted.
If it weren't for a couple of great picks here and there—LeSean McCoy and DeSean Jackson in the second round, for example—the hatred for Reid would be even greater than what it already is.
But when you look at his picks closely, and especially the first-round ones, you see some nuances that you'd miss while skimming the surface. A first-round pick needs to have two things, longevity and game-changing ability, and Reid has done a decent job getting both.
With that in mind, here are grades for each of Reid's first-round picks.