As draft historians fondly recall, there are always first-round moments where the fun really starts. What will 2012’s be? NFL.com and NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport writes Pete Carroll‘s Seattle Seahawks might be sitting in the catbird seat.
Last year, it was the Atlanta Falcons moving up a whopping 21 spots to select Alabama receiver Julio Jones, forcing teams to turn up the volume on their draft room TVs. Other years, it’s been the fascination with New England Patriots wheeler and dealer Bill Belichick trading in the back end of the first round.