When the defensive backs closed the doors to Lucas Oil Stadium on Tuesday, several cornerbacks -- Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert, Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard and TCU's Jason Verrett -- left lasting impressions. Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix confirmed his spot as NFLDraftScout.com's top safety but Louisville FS Calvin Pryor is right there.
Detroit may have gambled with their first- (Ziggy Ansah) and second-round (Darius Slay) selections, but by addressing a significant concern with a relative sure thing in SEC-standout Larry Warford in the third round, the Lions may regain their roar in 2013.
Teams swinging for the fences in the first round often come up empty, but a more measured, logical approach often results in better players drafted in later rounds. No one did that better Friday night than last year's Super Bowl opponents. Which other teams fared well in rounds two and three?