Akili Smith

The Bengals struck out a lot with first-round quarterback selections. Five quarterbacks were selected in the first 12 picks of the 1999 draft, and three were busts – the top pick, Couch, the No. 3 pick, Akili Smith, and the No. 12 pick, Cade McNown, QB. Donovan McNabb (No. 2) and Daunte... Tom Uhlman / Associated Press