Every time a Carl/Herm draft pick gets cut or traded, some Chief fans use that event to piss on the previous regime and/or laud Pioli. Every transaction is viewed through the Pioli good, Carl bad filter. Frankly, it gets a bit old, but is it fair? Were the Carl/Herm drafts that much worse than the Pioli/Belichick drafts from the same period?
I decided to break it down for the 2006 – 2008 Herm era, but let’s first look at some factors that may influence the results.