Since the 1977 NFL draft, when it was pared down to 12 rounds, there have been 70 Hall of Famers selected … and three unselected. Of those, a grand total of six have been No. 1 overall picks: Earl Campbell, John Elway, Steve Young (1984 supplemental draft), Bruce Smith, Troy Aikman and Orlando Pace.
Joe Mixon's talent isn't what will keep him either off or low on teams' draft boards.
Two of Kaepernick's teammates who joined him in his protest won't be kneeling anymore either. Safety Eric Reid told 49ers media he and linebacker Eli Harold won't kneel for the anthem, as they did last year.