Originally Posted by Posterize246
Reggie was viewed by many as a change of pace back/returner though. I don't remember any predicting him as a 300+ carry back or anything. Some even thought he should've made the switch to receiver. This thread is kind of difficult for me though since I don't really remember how guys were talked up draft wise pre-2000.
Reggie Bush was the 2nd overall pick, he was considered the consensus 1st overall pick as well. He was being compared to Faulk, Sanders, etc.. Everyone thought he was going to be great. One of the most hyped prospects ever probably.