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Next Level: Positional value

Which positions have the most value in the NFL draft?

Originally Published: April 18, 2010
By Tom Haberstroh | ESPN Insider

If history teaches us lessons about the future, then teams have a lot to learn.

Consider the success rate of the wide receiver position. Historically, wide receiver ranks as one of the most targeted positions in the first two rounds of the draft (more than running backs and tight ends combined), and yet they experience the highest attrition rate in the NFL.

Of the 43 wide receivers talented enough to be chosen in the first round in the last 10 NFL drafts, guess ...

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