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Are First Round WRs Worth The Risk?

WR Justin Blackmon

Optimum Scouting's Walker Rhodes takes a look at receivers and if spending a first round pick on one is worth the risk. With a 75% failure rate, the argument could be pretty clear.

Some of the hottest topics of debate leading up to this year's draft have revolved around wide receivers with the potential to be drafted in the first round. Is Justin Blackmon worthy of a top five pick? Will Kendall Wright go down as the best receiver in the class? Will Alshon Jeffery be able to stay (or get into) shape? Where does Malcom Floyd fit into the picture? Before you address these... Recommended Stories