There's nothing more important than finding a reason to boast about your college football team's conference. So, we've found one. Here, we'll give each pick in the 2012 NFL Draft a point value (No. 1 earns 253 points, while No. 253 earns 1 point) and keep score.
The breakdown of picks by sheer numbers finds the SEC on top, with nine, including No. 3 guy Trent Richardson. The Big 12 finished second, with five, putting Robert Griffin III at No. 2. The Pac-12 and Big Ten, Rose Bowl buddies, each placed four, with the former getting Andrew Luck in at No. 1 and the latter taking its time. The ACC had three, while the Big East and Mountain West had two each and Conference USA had one.
Find a complete list of 2012 NFL Draft picks here, and we're onto math formulatin':