Riggins carried a heavy load

John Riggins and Tim Brown top the list of the best selections with the No. 6 pick.

Originally Published: April 19, 2007
By David Rose and Russell S. Baxter | Special for ESPN.com

Most teams picking in the top 10 of the draft expect to land impact players. Of course, it doesn't always work out that way, but we decided to show the kind of player who can be added when a front office gets it right by ranking the 10 best selections at each spot in the top 10 since 1967 (the first common draft between the AFL and NFL). Next up are the all-time best No. 6 picks, as we count down to the best No. 1 picks by Friday, April 27.

Top 10 No. 6 Picks

1. John Riggins (1971) -- ...

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