In today’s professional sports landscape, it seems like anything the National Football League touches turns to gold. The 2016 NFL Draft was a perfect example of this, as we saw a social media scandal cause former Ole Miss offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil, who was once viewed as the likely No. 1 overall pick, to slide all the way down to No. 13 overall, we saw several players show off flashy personal fashion styles, and of course we saw several major trades. And that was just in the first round.
With the 2016 NFL Draft now in the books, it’s time to look back and review what went down. We’ve already given you the five biggest steals of the first round, and in this article, we are going to look at the six best picks from the first round of the Draft last Thursday night. These are players that were not only great value picks, but also players who are great team fits and players who have Pro Bowl and/or All-Pro-caliber ability. So, without further adieu, here is a look at the five best first round picks of the 2016 NFL Draft.