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Chad Johnson Names The Best No. 1 Pick In NFL History

Chad Johnson dives to catch ball with the Cincinnati Bengals.

INDIANAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 14: Chad Ochocinco #85 of the Cincinnati Bengals reaches for a pass during the Bengals 23-17 loss to the Indianapolis Colts in the NFL game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 14, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

With the NFL Draft just a day away, CBS Sports posted the following question on Twitter: Who is the best No. 1 pick of all time? Moments ago, former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson revealed his pick.

Unsurprisingly, Johnson is going with Joe Burrow. The Bengals selected the LSU star with the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Burrow has been excellent in two seasons with the Bengals, throwing for 7,299 yards and 47 touchdowns. In just his second season in the NFL, he led Cincinnati to a Super Bowl appearance.

While there's no question that Burrow is an elite talent who has the potential to be the best No. 1 pick in NFL history, this answer from Johnson seems a bit premature.

Most sports fans would say that Peyton Manning is the best No. 1 pick in the history of the NFL Draft. Some, however, might give that title to John Elway or Bruce Smith.

At the end of the day, there are plenty of strong options to choose from. It's just tough to pick a player who has two years of experience in the NFL.

It's possible that someday Burrow is unanimously voted the best No. 1 pick of all time. That day isn't here yet though.