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Punter Andy Lee
The first positions I fill out on my sheet are kickers and punters. I want the best players I can get at every position, and there's no reason not to have the best kicker and the best punter, or at least one of the top three at each position.
Get a competitive advantage in all aspects in the game and begin with the end in mind. A lot of games begin and end with a place kicker.
So as we fill in our sheet, you can see that we're looking to fill in our later picks first with the highest possible value.
This way, since we see how our roster is shaping out in the later rounds, we can use the first 10 rounds to pick up players at the least glamorous positions, which are also the hardest for me to develop...most of which are on the offensive line.
If you look at the value of the offensive line positions, you see they drop off rather quickly.
Since we know our skill positions are being filled far off in the draft, we can stay ahead of the curve on the offensive line and not leave our prized players with inadequate running lanes or time in the pocket.
While quarterbacks drop off starting in round 15, the drop off for tackles starts dramatically in round five.
Get ahead of that curve.
Guards are pretty much the same, and you'll need four picks in rounds three through seven to be dedicated to filling out a superior offensive line.
At Center, I targeted Maurkice Pouncey for his youth, potential and 88 rating. He goes in the 14th round, but we'll pick him up off the board a little ahead of that due to our draft position.
So now by working backwards, we've filled a lot of the skill positions to develop behind a superior offensive line, and we still have our second rounder (DE), in this case our fourth rounder (WR) and rounds eight through 11 to get players all rated 90 or higher, filling in a No. 1 cornerback to play next to our rookie phenom Patrick Peterson as he develops, our fullback and a tight end plus one more.