2010 NFL Draft: Who Is the Best Cornerback?

April 3, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

While most NFL Drafts have had a lot of great talent at the cornerback position at the top of the draft, this draft is much heavier in the middle at the position than it is at the top. Knowing that, some teams will be desperately searching for a top-flight cornerback. But the problem is, there aren’t that many worthy of a first- or second-round pick.
So which cornerback is the best in the 2010 NFL Draft? Well, prior to the 2010 NFL Scouting Combine, the general consensus was that Florida junior Joe Haden was the best cornerback available and was going to be a sure-fire first-round pick, and quite possibly a top-ten pick. However, something happened to Haden at the Combine that may have taken him out of contention for the first cornerback taken overall. 
While at the Combine, Haden ran a 4.57 40-yard dash, which, if you compare that to many of the other cornerbacks that ran at the combine, was not that great. Many experts felt that he would do much better than that,...

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