The Morning Charge – 4/21/11

He will ultimately be judged by what happens in January and February.

But this is A.J. Smith’s time of year. The NFL Draft is his baby.

As we continue on through our list of the Chargers greatest (recent) draft successes, we’re going to see more than a couple of guys like Shawne Merriman that should be higher on the list but flamed out too quickly.

Today we’ll reveal the best third-round draft choices in franchise history, which includes two current starters and a pair of quarterbacks that top every Chargers career list. Tell us who you think stands out the most by voting in our poll.

Was already a top five pick before he wowed at the Combine with a 4.93 40-yard dash and astounding agility tests. Chargers could see him a lot, as Denver might take him second overall.

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