NFL Draft: Top Booms and Busts

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  • Tim Tebow
  • Deion Sanders
  • JaMarcus Russell
  • Akili Smith
  • Walter Payton
  • LaDainian Tomlinson
  • Curtis Enis
  • Ron Dayne
  • Emmitt Smith
  • Dewayne Robertson
  • Mark Sanchez
  • Hakeem Nicks
  •  Jamal Reynolds

Bust: Tim Tebow

A look back at football players who either shined or fizzled after being picked up in the NFL Draft.Britt Middleton

A first round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft, University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to the AFC West conference before being picked up by the New York Jets in March 2012. Long criticized for his throwing skills, Tebow saw little on-the-field action and was released by the Jets on April 29 after just one season.  (Photo: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)