Not only is Vernon Gholston one of the biggest busts in Jets team history, but in the NFL as well. Arguably the top pass rusher in the draft class. This is the only "Cardinals all-time top-five" list that Larry Fitzgerald won't make. 1. JaMarcus Russell, QB, Raiders (No. 1, ): Oakland paid $39 million for seven wins, 18 TD passes and pounds of "passer." Worse. Select an all-time great player in the NFL draft and someday the results can end up in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. With a bust. Ironic, then. Read on to see our choices for every NFL team's biggest draft bust since The Steelers haven't produced any true first-round busts since. Draft busts come in all shapes and sizes. They also come at all Here, we nail down the biggest NFL Draft busts over the years at each position.