Messing up your daggone top 10

Before he returns to his offseason bunker, Gregg Easterbrook reminds us that when it comes to the NFL draft no one is as smart as they think they are.

Updated: May 5, 2006, 5:00 PM ET
By Gregg Easterbrook | Special to Page 2

Will the mock draft now disappear from history? With Mario Williams going first, not only was every mock draft erroneous, no mock draft was accurate past the first pick! Mock drafts are always inaccurate by the fifth or sixth pick, since all it takes is one surprise to throw off every projected choice below. But in this case all mock drafts were wrong from the first pick on down.

So far as I can determine, not one single mock draft in the entire local space-time continuum had ...

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