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Anyone know Murray's speed...?

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by BlueStar II, Apr 29, 2011.

  1. JustDezIt

    JustDezIt Formerly sm0kie13 ROY

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  2. Nirvana

    Nirvana Well-Known Member

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    Great video. One of the best KO returns you will see. I see a playmaker here. He could provide a great hot route option on third downs when he isn't kept in the backfired to block. I see some Reggie Bush and Felix in him too. Lot more elusiveness than Tyson. I can see the "Start Murray" threads now.
  3. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    Combine numbers for Murray and some other 2011 rookie RB's:

    40 yard dash:

    DeMarco Murray: 4.40
    Mark Ingram: 4.62
    Mikel LeShoure: 4.60
    Kendall Hunter: 4.50

    Bench Press:

    DeMarco Murray: 21
    Mark Ingram: 21
    Mikel LeShoure: 21
    Kendall Hunter: 24

    20 Yard Shuffle:

    DeMarco Murray: 4.22
    Mark Ingram: 4.63
    Mikel LeShoure: 4.44
    Kendall Hunter: 4.24

    Vert Jump:

    DeMarco Murray: 34 1/2
    Mark Ingram: 31 1/2
    Mikel LeShoure: 38
    Kendall Hunter: 35

    *best time/weight/height is in bold for each test.
  4. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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    ^38 is highest vertical.

    And are they moving the kickoff line?
  5. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Okay, I am going to admit, until I had seen that video the only thing I really liked about him was what I had read about him in blitz pickup. That actually made me feel better about this pick. Like what I saw catching the ball.
  6. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    The biggest positive on him is when he's coming out of the backfield and gets a swing pass most of the time he's going to get you a first down. Some of the time he's going to take off down the sideline.
  7. fortdick

    fortdick Well-Known Member

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    Maybe more sense.

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