2011 NFL Draft: 5 Teams Looking to Offset Last Year's Draft Disaster

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2011 NFL Draft: 5 Teams Looking to Offset Last Year's Draft Disaster
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Today's "win now" mentality provides precious little room for a National Football League team to simply dismiss a bad draft.

The jury remains in doubt for the class of 2010, but in the case of the following five teams, last April's failure adds more pressure for them to dot every 'I' and cross every "T" when the draft begins on Thursday night.

One bad class is (somewhat) forgiving, but another crop of empty promises dressed in pads and a helmet will translate into pink slips and moving vans for the general managers and scouts who fail to redeem themselves over the following three days.

Excuses be damned, the course of these five franchises will be changed one way or the other based on their decisions from Thursday night to late Saturday afternoon.

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