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Starving with a First-Pick Famine

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How bad has Green Bay been with its first picks over the past four drafts? Check out the ugly research by our Matt Tevsh ...

Maybe it's bad luck. Maybe it's bad picks. Maybe it's a combination of the two. Whatever the case, the Green Bay Packers have had a big problem. Over the last four NFL Drafts, their first-round picks have given them seventh-round production. And for a team that relies so heavily on the draft, any deficiency has an impact. The Packers are slotted to make their first selection in this year's draft...

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