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Jerry LOVES his skill players

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by dantheman41, Mar 22, 2012.

  1. dantheman41

    dantheman41 Well-Known Member

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    I am fully expecting Jerry to draft a wide receiver high in this draft. He wants another explosive weapon. Stephen even made a comment about them even upgrading the position, even with the loss of Laurent Robinson during his conference call.

    Hopefully its Joe Adams. He fills receiver need and return. I hope nothing before, even though I am sure the team will love Kendall Wright.
  2. Woods

    Woods Well-Known Member

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    I think we're going to have to get another WR in the draft unless there is someone in FA they really like. I still think we could get a guy in FA, and other guys will be cut as the year progresses. But if we don't get any WR before the Draft, it will force our hand a bit.

    Same for TE. After Davis decided to go back to Chicago, we're going to look for another TE as well.
  3. Galian Beast

    Galian Beast Well-Known Member

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    I think we're are a critical moment in our receiver corp where a veteran 3rd receiver and a drafted receiver in the 2nd or 3rd round would flesh out the position for the future.

    You don't want to have to rely on the rookie to make an impact this year, especially if Miles or Dez is hurt, but you have that rookie replace the veteran in a year or two. And by that time Dez should be a full fledged threat.
  4. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Im a big Kendall Wright fan. I was saying all year that he would be a 1st rounder. Im shocked at his 40 time though. He is one of the fastest guys I watched all year.

    IMO Kendall Wright is the best WR in this draft.

    If you want a value pick I think a guy like MArquis Maze would be a good player.

    His height is the only thing holding him back but he is a solid receiver and a bigtime return threat. Just a football player.

  5. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    A lot of people were stunned that he did not run faster. As Mike Mayock said the other day the kid plays faster than his time would indicate.

    I was very impressed with him at Baylor with his quickness and his brust of speed. Like others I was stunned it did not show in his 40 time
  6. rkell87

    rkell87 Well-Known Member

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    I just think it is funny that jordan shipley ran an identical 40 and everybody was all 'slow white WR no thanks'

    idk what everybody was watching but wright looks exactly as fast as he ran, his short area quickness, burst out of his cuts, and route running is how he created separation. when he gets behind a defense he is fast enough to not get caught but he has never been a guy that out runs people, even in his highlights you can see that he cuts on a dime to make defenders miss
  7. tm1119

    tm1119 Well-Known Member

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    I'm all for a wr in the 2nd if the right guy falls. If Randle, Sanu, Jeffrey, or Hill are there I wouldn't have any problems if we pulled the trigger.
  8. DBOY3141

    DBOY3141 Well-Known Member

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    Fleenor from Stanford would be the pick. He won't make it to #45, but I would bet if they were willing to trade back into the 1st last year for Ingram then don't be shocked if they do it this year for Fleenor.

    I think they see Witten 2.0, but a tad faster.
  9. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Round 2 or 3 will be a skill guy, Somebody they have high on their board will drop.
  10. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    At 6'6", Fleenor is an outright blazer.
    The guy is faster than Wright...much faster.:eek: That is freaky.
  11. Natedawg44

    Natedawg44 Active Member

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    I'm totally on board with Coby Fleener as well. A stud second TE, would create a lot of problems for a D. He's athletic enough to split out wide in 3 receiver sets as well.
  12. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    what about K. Wright at 14? how would you feel?
  13. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    Loves them so much he drafted a tackle and a linebacker 1-2 last year.
  14. Dash28

    Dash28 Felis silvestris catus

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    Not sure if serious.

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