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NFL Draft Confirms Biblical Wisdom

The NFL Draft is an annual event of biblical proportions and, in the end, a vindication of biblical wisdom.

First the biblical proportions. The annual spring event is anticipated in the millions—6.8 million, more or less. That's the number of websites that discuss the NFL draft.

Or should the figure be 34 million—the number of viewers who tuned into the 18 hours of coverage on ESPN and ESPN2?

What's with these multitudes? In part, the interest has to do with the way the NFL draft toys with, and eventually confirms in its own small way, biblical wisdom: "He who is last shall be first, and the first last."

When it comes to the order of the draft, the biblical principle ...

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