Boom or Bust: NFL Draft's Last 30 Years of No. 1 Picks

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Boom or Bust: NFL Draft's Last 30 Years of No. 1 Picks

The first AFL-NFL draft was Mar. 14, 1967. Bubba Smith was the very first player drafted in any NFL or AFL draft on record.

Since then some have turned draft day into a holiday...as it is all some team's fans (Detroit, Cleveland, Oakland) have to look forward to.

For any NFL fan, the day is one of great importance. It can define the future of your team, for better or worse.

So on that note, we start our list of the number one picks from the last 30 years, starting with 1979, and grade them all either "boom" or "bust."

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