Ranking the best and worst drafting teams in Round 1

It’s no coincidence that more than half of the 2015 AP All-Pro team was selected in the first round of the NFL draft. That’s where teams find talent, skill and athleticism rarely available later in the draft. Under the new CBA, these first-rounders no longer come at an exorbitant price, so hitting on a top pick also provides more value than a similarly productive free agent.

Best and worst NFL teams at finding late-round steals

Which teams have stood out — for both good and bad reasons — in their ability to find gems late in the draft? Sharon Katz digs into the numbers.

The problem? Drafting in the first round is an inexact science with about as many first-round successes as busts.

So which teams have hit more than they’ve missed? To answer that question, we utilized Pro Football Reference’s Approximate Value (AV) metric to break down every first-round pick over the past 10 seasons.

go to the end of the article, but the ranking is essentially based on a formula that determines which teams have done the best job at

Article source: http://espn.go.com/nfl/draft2016/story/_/id/15414561/ranking-best-worst-drafting-teams-round-1-carolina-panthers-houston-texans-top-list

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