For all the work NFL teams put into scouting, how can they get top draft picks wrong?

Atlantic City Press - 04-20


PHILADELPHIA — NFL teams spend months preparing for the draft, which this year begins Thursday and runs through Saturday, in Nashville, Tennessee. A team’s first-round pick will be vetted by as many as a half-dozen scouts. General managers and coaches will scrutinize his game film, the team’s security personnel will delve into his conduct away from the field.