defensive tackle Brandon Thompson draft prospect profile.

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by cowboyjoe, Nov 30, 2011.

  1. cowboyjoe

    cowboyjoe Well-Known Member

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  2. cowboysfan31

    cowboysfan31 Active Member

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    It isn't mentioned in that article, but somewhere else I read that his nickname is "Yams" because of the size/shape of his legs. If we decide to go DL in the first round either he or Devon Still would make nice additions to the team.
  3. supercowboy8

    supercowboy8 Well-Known Member

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    little short to be a 3-4 DE. I like 34 DE to be atleast 6-4. I remember Parcells said that you want tall long armed 3-4 DE. You want them to be able to reach out and with their long arms and pull down a RB or get the hands in front of balls.
    Thompson is a good DT, good strength but I think he is more of a 4-3 DT. Put a few more pounds on him and he could be a NT.
  4. silverbear

    silverbear Semi-Official Loose Cannon

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    Joe, I followed that link, and it set my Norton Internet Security to goin' NUTS... I was in there like 10 seconds, and it blocked 3 malicious attacks... I got the hell out of there in a hurry...

    I hope you have your PC well-protected, pal...

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