Originally Posted by Deberg_1990
The 49ers proved it. From 2003 to 2010 they were 46-82. Last two seasons: 24-7-1 with obvious playoff wins and a SB appearance.
2003-2010 WAS their rebuilding process. They drafted most of the cornerstones of their franchise during that time.
The Colts or Seahawks are probably a better example. Even then, they both MAJORLY lucked out in the draft.