The 2014 NFL draft is less than a week away, and as excitement continues to build at a fever pitch, it's time to assess the smartest move that every team can make when the festivities kick off Thursday night in New York City.
For some decision-makers, the smartest move is an obvious one. Others will have to choose between several different options to select the player most capable of improving the team and helping it win more games.
Should a particular team trade up? Should it trade down? When is the right spot, if any, to select a quarterback? These are all difficult decisions that could shape the future of a franchise in either a positive or negative manner.
Luckily for every coach and general manager, I'm here to provide advice. In this column, I'll tell you the smartest move that every team can make in the 2014 NFL draft.