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Denard Robinson Question

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by xwalker, Jan 24, 2013.

  1. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Could he be a RB instead of a WR?

    I think it would be an easier transition for him.

    5104 196 Denard Robinson

    5094 197 Andre Ellington
    5092 188 Kenjon Barner
    5100 201 Jonathan Franklin
  2. perrykemp

    perrykemp Well-Known Member

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    I don't think he has the build of an every down runner. 6 foot 197 lbs just won't cut it in the NFL.

    Maybe as a scat back, however, he hasn't shown much in terms of natural receiving skills.
  3. 17yearsandcounting

    17yearsandcounting Benched

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    I think he is a lot like Hester. He doesnt have a position, but is so athletic he can still make things happen if you put him in the right situations.
  4. TheCoolFan

    TheCoolFan Well-Known Member

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    He can be a true flex player like Percy Harvin.
  5. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    That's what made me think that RB might be a better fit. He could continue to train as a receiver also.

    Either way, I wouldn't take him before the 5th.
  6. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    The kid does have wheels
  7. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    dude has major issues protecting the ball...

    i watch him every week...hes a late round pick..

    incredibly overrated...not surprised whatsoever that nobody is impressed with him
  8. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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    ........I've watched him weekly for the last 4 seasons and everything you said is spot on. Just a myth created by the UM hype machine. Kid is vastly overrated. Speed and speed only won't get you much in the NFL. Worst of all, he's fragile..constantly was banged up.:rolleyes:
  9. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    If that's the case, we'' be sure to grab him int he 2nd or 3rd

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