The 2018 NFL Draft concluded yesterday with rounds 4-7. Teams have no turned their attention to scouring for undrafted free agents.
With the picking all done, it's time to take a look at which conferences performed best this weekend. Not surprisingly, the SEC was tops.
The SEC led the way with 53 draft picks. The ACC came in second with a not-too-shabby 45.
To put the SEC mark in perspective, the league had as many picks as the Big Ten and Big 12 combined. That's pretty crazy.
Additionally, this was the fourth draft in a row which the SEC topped 50 players picked.
If that sounds impressive in a vacuum, consider all the other conferences combined have had one such draft in the last 25 years.
The SEC has led the way in players picked for more than 10 drafts in a row. That won't make the conference's detractors happy, but it is impressive.