NFL Draft: Ranking the 10 best second-round picks since 2000 Superstars can come out of any round in the NFL Draft. In some ways, the elite second-round picks are the most frustrating to the teams who passed on them in the first round. That’s because it means a team fell just short with its top prospect projections. Led by three dominant passing game sensations but anchored by three popular running backs, here are the best Round 2 selections since 2000. Charles Tillman, CB (No. 35 overall, 2003):Getting “Peanut” was one of the Bears’ best picks of the new century.