The NFL Draft for WRs Over the Last 10 Years

Michael McDonaldCorrespondent IApril 22, 2009

The NFL Draft for WRs Over the Last 10 Years

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    NORMAN, OK - NOVEMBER 22:  Wide receiver Michael Crabtree #5 of the Texas Tech Red Raiders on the sidelines during a 65-21 loss against the Oklahoma Sooners at Memorial Stadium on November 22, 2008 in Norman, Oklahoma.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Ima

1998 : Potential Hall-of-Famer Drops Because of Personality

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    26 Dec 1998:   Randy Moss #84 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on the field during a game against the Nashville Oilers at the Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. The Vikings defeated the Oilers 26-16. Mandatory Credit: Scott Halleran  /Allsport

1999 : Great First Rounder and Great Last Rounder with Mediocre In-Between

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    21 Aug 1999: Torry Holt #38 of the St. Louis Rams walks on the field during a pre-season game against the Chicago Bears at the Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Rams 38-24.

2000 : The Draft that Killed the Jacksonville Jaguars

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    17 Sep 2000:  R. Jay Soward #81 of the Jacksonville Jaguars takes off running during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at the Alltel Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida.  The Jaguars defeated the Bengals 13-0.Mandatory Credit: Scott Halleran  /Allsport

2001 : The Upside-Down Draft

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    16 Dec 2001: Marty Booker #86 of the Chicago Bears jokes with teammate David Terrell #83 as they wait for a replay ruling against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the game at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears won 27-3. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory

2002 : The Year to Forget

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    NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 29:  Wide receiver Donte Stallworth #83 of the New Orleans Saints carries the ball against the Carolina Panthers during the NFL game at the Louisiana Superdome on December 29, 2002 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Panthers beat th

2003 : The Importance of Scouting

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    NEW YORK CITY - APRIL 26:  Charles Rogers from Michigan State was selected second overall by the Detroit Lions with NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue at the 2003 NFL Draft on April 26, 2003 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Gett

2004 : Receivers Here, Receivers There, Receivers, Receivers, Everywhere!

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    SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 12:  Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals is on the field during the game against the San Francisco 49ers on December 12, 2004 at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona.  The 49ers won in overtime 31-28.  (Phot

2005 : I Bet They Looked Better on Paper

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    NEW YORK CITY - APRIL 23:  Wide Receiver Braylon Edwards (Michigan) poses with NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue after Edwards was drafted third overall by the Cleveland Browns during the 70th NFL Draft on April 23, 2005 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Ce

2006 : Only One WR Worthy of First Round Selection?

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    LOS ANGELES - MAY 19:  Wide receiver Santonio Holmes #10, the Pittsburgh Steelers first round NFL draft pick, plays catch at the NFL Players Rookie Premiere Photoshoot on May 19, 2006 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. (Photo

2007 : WRs Come Back to the Table

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 26:  Wide receiver Calvin Johnson of Georgia Tech University speaks to the media  during the NFL Draft Media Luncheon held at Chelsea Piers on April 26, 2007 in New York City.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

2008 : Hello? Are There Any WRs home?

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    KANSAS CITY - SEPTEMBER 28:  Eddie Royal #19 of the Denver Broncos takes off his helmet on the field before the game against the Kansas City Chiefs on September 28, 2008 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The Chiefs defeated the Broncos 33-19.

2009 : What Have We Learned?

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 21:  Football player Michael Crabtree poses for a portrait on April 21, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images for Subway)