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The Brilliance of GM Rich McKay Got Brooks on the Bucs

Imagine Derrick Brooks a Dallas Cowboy? In the 1995 draft, the Bucs traded their higher first round pick (7th overall) and a third rounder for the Philadelphia Eagles’ first-rounder (12th overall) and two second rounders. They turned the two second round selections into the Cowboys’ first-rounder (28th overall) and that became Brooks.