feeling on #Alabama DE/LB Upshaw, especially after pro-day, hasn't been great, Stiff

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  1. cowboyjoe

    cowboyjoe Well-Known Member

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    The feeling on #Alabama DE/LB Courtney Upshaw, especially following pro-day, hasn't been great. Stiffness & limited fluidity hurting him.
  2. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    If the best OLB/pass rusher was Upshaw at the Dallas pick, I would go OG or Barron.
  3. johnnyd

    johnnyd Active Member

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    me 2 , But then again i would take just about any player over Upshaw. just feel like he is extremely overrated.
  4. a_minimalist

    a_minimalist Well-Known Member

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    i agree. him and ingram.
  5. Joe Rod

    Joe Rod When Keeping it Real Goes Wrong

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    Those times are pretty slow. Any chance he falls down to the second round?
  6. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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  7. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    Hmmm, stiffness is definitely not a good thing. I knew he was stiff but not prohibitively so. I still like Upshaw and feel he's being over-analyzed, but I would only take him in a trade down.
  8. DBOY3141

    DBOY3141 Well-Known Member

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    He still could be. We will find out in 28 days. Belicheck and Rex both like him and they both know a little something about defense.
  9. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    At 280 the guy is a 4-3 RDE.

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