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THE QUESTION

To Tank or Not to Tank?

With the Detroit Lions and Cincinnati Bengals still winless this season, at what point is losing, to get a higher draft pick, in their best interest?

Posted by Emil Steiner on October 23, 2008 10:59 AM
FROM THE PANEL

Top Picks can Actually Hinder Rebuilding

Better to win all you can, get your draft strategy in order, and let the chips fall where they may.

Posted by Doug Farrar, on October 23, 2008 11:35 AM

Empty Tank

You're better off trying to build momentum going forward. It's not like basketball

Posted by Charley Casserly, on October 23, 2008 11:12 AM

Tank Away

While it's true that drafting high is no guarantee of success, it is the best shot a team can get at the top college football players.

Posted by Emil Steiner, on October 23, 2008 10:59 AM

Draft's a Crap Shoot

There's no use trying to lose games to get a top pick when top picks so often turn out to be expensive mistakes.

Posted by Mark Maske, on October 23, 2008 10:31 AM

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