Just ask Akili Smith, Tim Couch, David Terrell, Courtney Brown, Curtis Enis, Ryan Leaf, Blair Thomas, Aundray Bruce, Rashaan Salaam and the list goes on and on. There are dozens of other big-name prospects who soon found their names mentioned only as annual cautionary tales on draft weekend. There is no way around it - it happens every year.
Teams spend long hours and lots of money trying to separate building blocks from busts, but sometimes they just get it wrong. Sometimes the players just never live up to the hype. Sometimes the players just weren't that good to begin with. And while it's easy in hindsight to poke fun at seemingly obvious mistakes, it's different when you're on the clock.
So what do you think, SportsNation? Which first round picks in this year's draft have the biggest chance at being a bust? Down below is every pick from the first round.
Vote for all the players you think are most likely to be busts.
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