What to Expect from the 2009 NFL Rookies

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What to Expect from the 2009 NFL Rookies
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The question pops up every April: Who was the big bust, who was the biggest cash pick? Stafford, J Smith, Jackson, Curry, Sanchez, A Smith, Heywerd-Bey, Monroe, Raji, and Crabtree.

The top 10, who will be the next Manning, Freeney, Joe Thomas, James Harrison, Fitzgerald, or Hampton? What team stretched for a player, what player fell too far? Who will be the Tom Brady of the fifth round?

The Lions were on the clock with No. 1, being the first 0-16 team. They did what every team should do when they go 0-16, taking the quarterback, Matthew Stafford.

What are their plans for him? What about the big fall, Michael Crabtree? Or the early choice, Tyson Jackson? Check it out!

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