Hard to believe it's been 30 years since the Cowboys drafted the NFL's future all-time leading rusher in the back half of the first round, trading up four spots to select Florida running back Emmitt Smith at No. 17 overall.
Thursday, the Cowboys have the 17th pick in the draft. Will "17" be a lucky number once again?
With history in mind as this year's draft approaches, DallasCowboys.com has ranked the club's top 10 first-round steals.
It's been 30 years since the Cowboys drafted Emmitt Smith at No. 17. Who are the Cowboys' all-time first-round steals? Check out our top 10.