AFC East: Safe selections, though the Bills provided a surprise

The AFC East had four of the top 11 draft slots but avoided taking high-risk positions such as QB and WR. Still, the Bills managed to provide a mild surprise.

Updated: April 28, 2008, 7:10 AM ET
By Mike Sando | ESPN.com

No division in the league exercised more firepower than the AFC East in the 2008 NFL draft.

The Miami Dolphins, New York Jets and New England Patriots made theirs the only division with three choices among the top 10 picks. The Buffalo Bills picked 11th, giving the AFC East four of the top 11 choices, more choices in that range than the AFC North, AFC South, NFC West, NFC East and NFC North combined.

The division took a workman-like approach to those early selections, avoiding ...

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