Every year there are a few prospects that, at first glance, may seem to be great additions to any franchise, but in reality are ticking time bombs, ready to bust as soon as their big-money contracts are signed.
It's often fairly difficult to pick out these prospects as their college resumes are generally extremely impressive. However, there are usually one or two little red flags that indicate that a certain prospect will be a bad investment.
To his credit, Andy Reid has managed to avoid spending top dollar on a major draft bust throughout the majority of his tenure with the team. However, there are a few tempting options in the draft pool this year that should absolutely be avoided by the Eagles.