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20 Years of Patriots' Top Draft Picks with Robert Kraft

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2006: Offensive fireworks fizzle out

Photograph By AP Photo/Robert E. Klein

Top draft picks Laurence Maroney (first round, 21st overall) and Chad Jackson (second round, 36th overall) generated as much excitement as any top picks but the results never surfaced. In the traditional photo, the Patriots gave Jackson -- from the University of Florida -- a winter parka because he would be adjusting to cold-weather football. -- Mike Reiss