Jeremiah: Worst-to-First, NFC
Going from last to first in one year is an NFL specialty: Who's got the best chance to do it in 2012? Daniel Jeremiah ranks all four NFC cellar-dwellers. More ...
Twelve first-round draft picks are now under contract, and the back half of the round is signing quickly. (As Brian McIntyre writes, some specific language might be tripping up negotiations near the top of the draft.)
Martin was the most complete back in this year's draft, other than Trent Richardson (who went to the Cleveland Browns). Unlike Blount, Martin can excel in third-down situations. Blount seems likely to wind up in a short-yardage/backup role because Martin gives the Bucs coaches more flexibility.