The Dallas Cowboys are one of the most accomplished teams in the NFL since joining the fold in 1960, but they are not without their missteps in the draft. The Cowboys have won eight NFC titles, five Super Bowls and 21 divisions championships, but they also have a hearty list of draft-day busts.
To make this list of less-than-memorable Cowboys, players were evaluated based on contributions (or lack thereof) to the team, what they were paid and where they were taken in the draft.
This list isn't about the sixth-round pick who didn't make the team. Instead, it's more about a first-round pick who ate up a ton of salary-cap space playing several years of mediocre football.
Without further ado and explanation, here are the biggest draft-day mistakes in Dallas Cowboys history.