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ESPN: Locker surprise pick at No. 8 for Titans

Jake Locker's draft slide didn't really end up going that far from 2010 to 2011.

The former Washington quarterback was projected by many as the No. 1 overall pick if he entered the NFL draft last spring, but a disappointing senior season didn't destroy his draft status after the Tennessee Titans picked him with the eighth overall pick in the draft Thursday.

Auburn quarterback Cam Newton went No. 1 overall to the Carolina Panthers. So Locker ended up the second QB drafted.

So let the debate begin: Did the Titans reach? Or is Locker just too good a talent to ...

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