first two picks

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by GloryDaysRBack, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    1) Courtney Upshaw
    2) Brandon Boykin

    Edit*** Not who I want..I mock based on who i think we will take
  2. TheSport78

    TheSport78 The Excellence of Execution

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    Sign me up
  3. tm1119

    tm1119 Well-Known Member

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    1. No thanks, not an elite athlete and lacks any great pass rush moves. Will struggle to get to the Qb as often as he did in college, and most likely wont be able to be used in coverage at all. I would take Ingram, Mercilus, or Curry at some point over Ingram if we are looking for a pure pass rusher.

    2. Unless he tests extremely well, I think he will be a reach here. He more than likely will fall into the late 2nd round/early 3rd. Claiborne, Dre, Dennard, Jenkins, Hosely, and Minnifield are all better prospects in my opinion, and I have a hard time believing that 1 of them wont be available at #45(thats if we dont take 1 in the 1st).
  4. cobra

    cobra Salty Bastard

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    Just because we talked to these guys doesn't mean they are #1 and 2 on our draft boards.

    I hate the Upshaw pick. Rather just resign Spencer and use 14 to fill an O-line or D-line hole. Spencer to Upshaw is a lateral move at best (I actually think it would be a drop off talent wise). I'd rather keep Spencer and greatly improve our O-line with DeCastro.

    I like the Boykin pick, but I think 2nd may be too high for him given his size. We'll see. I'd love him in the 3rd and maybe in the 2nd if he keeps testing out well.

    I'm all about drafting CBs. I'm fine with draft 5 of them.

    ANYTHING to ensure that Alan Ball is never seen in a Cowboys uniform again. I will consider it an enormous failure if that guy ever plays another down for us.
  5. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    has nothing to do w the fact that we talked to these guys..i didnt even know we talked to Boykin
  6. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    upshaw is spencer 2.0... no thanks.
  7. unionjack8

    unionjack8 Well-Known Member

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    i would weep for the future of this frnachise
  8. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    I hope you have plenty of kleenex there because several of us would be weeping if those are the Cowboy's first two selections.
  9. cbow44

    cbow44 Member

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    On NFL network, they were comparing Upshaw to Jerome Harrison and LaMarr Woodley.
  10. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    I am not seeing any pass rushers worth a first rd pick

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