Thrill of skill positions will wait

QBs, WRs and RBs will cede early spotlight to big men in first round

Originally Published: April 24, 2013
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

The New York Jets jumped off Revis Island on Sunday with the trade of Darrelle Revis to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The NFL reluctantly moves away from Fantasy Island on Thursday during the first round of the draft.

The first round of the draft lacks fantasy action. This could be the first draft in 30 years in which a running back isn't taken in the first round. At risk is a streak of 11 consecutive drafts in which more than one quarterback has gone in the first round. Plus, it's all ...

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