1. Are you a gamer? Come join us at GameNotOver.com
    If you are a gamer, then GameNotOver is your new home! Whether you are a PC, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, mobile or web gamer, you will find other gamers to talk with on GameNotOver where you can get help, share reviews of the latest games and gaming technology or even wax nostalgic over the gaming days of old. Come join us and help us grow GameNotOver into a wonderful community for gamers!
    Dismiss Notice

Joe Mixon

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by NickZepp, Jan 5, 2017.

  1. NickZepp

    NickZepp Well-Known Member

    3,260 Messages
    545 Likes Received
    Going pro... Guy is a freaking stud talent. Probably the 2nd most talented running back in a loaded running back draft class this year. I believe Cook from FSU is more talented.



    An off field incident from 2 years ago will probably make him fall to the 2nd or 3rd round. I doubt Dallas gets him and with Elliott I see no reason to get him. He's basically an Elliott type player but a better receiver.
     
    cowboyschmps3 likes this.
  2. Eric_Boyer

    Eric_Boyer Well-Known Member

    5,637 Messages
    1,419 Likes Received
    baggage galore. fortunately we have no need
     
  3. tm1119

    tm1119 Well-Known Member

    4,644 Messages
    1,706 Likes Received
    It will be interesting...ray rice never got another shot and the Mixon video is arguably worse. Obviously Mixon is much younger and more talented at this stage, but it's still a PR nightmare to draft him.
     
    Macnalty and Cowboy06 like this.
  4. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

    24,405 Messages
    3,050 Likes Received
    I'll add that Ray Rice was on the downside of his career and cost millions at the time. Mixon will be cheaper especially the further he falls in the draft.
     
  5. Stryker44

    Stryker44 ^^^Skins Fan

    2,065 Messages
    265 Likes Received
    No team will draft him and he will only serve as training camp fodder. Book it.
     
    jcollins28 likes this.
  6. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

    24,405 Messages
    3,050 Likes Received
    Very possible. I haven't seen anything from him that warrants a high draft pick. I'm thinking someone will use a 5th or later round pick on him, but with his "history" he may end up as an UDFA.
     
  7. tm1119

    tm1119 Well-Known Member

    4,644 Messages
    1,706 Likes Received
    Yeah it wouldn't shock me if someone took him in the 6th/7th...but OP said 2nd/3rd. No way I see him going that high
     
  8. bkight13

    bkight13 Capologist

    15,265 Messages
    10,451 Likes Received
    Mixon was struck twice by the girl

    He hit her back like a man but I don't see it as worse than Rice

    ps- I don't think he is in Elliott's class
     
    tyke1doe likes this.
  9. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

    20,885 Messages
    7,790 Likes Received
  10. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

    24,405 Messages
    3,050 Likes Received
    I'm really surprised he was given a 1st round grade.
     
  11. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

    8,886 Messages
    1,637 Likes Received
    Does he hit the hole as fast as that girl?
     
  12. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

    20,885 Messages
    7,790 Likes Received
  13. TheDank

    TheDank New Member

    15 Messages
    13 Likes Received
    He'll get drafted... probably mid rounds. As an OU alum I want nothing to do with him. Sometimes on-field success isn't worth it.
     
  14. stilltheguru88

    stilltheguru88 Well-Known Member

    2,315 Messages
    1,775 Likes Received
    Look at those high character general managers! :rolleyes:
     
    RingOfHonor88 likes this.
  15. ghst187

    ghst187 Well-Known Member

    7,081 Messages
    1,197 Likes Received
    If the NYG draft him he will be fine,if we draft him the league will come after us
     
  16. baltcowboy

    baltcowboy Active Member

    157 Messages
    68 Likes Received
    I would draft him in the 6th round. Talent wise he is only behind Fournette and Cook. I think the Redskins or Eagles would draft him.
     
  17. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

    38,706 Messages
    23,880 Likes Received
    Toxic, wouldn't touch him even if desperate for a back.
     
    CalPolyTechnique likes this.
  18. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

    11,875 Messages
    4,585 Likes Received
    Love the player and he will be another Tyreek hill situation,somebody will get him and he will be very successful.
     
  19. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

    36,848 Messages
    14,393 Likes Received
    Lets someone else deal with the PR.

    The local and National media will never let it go if he is a Cowboy

    I've never seen a group of people grandstand on a issue like they did with Greg Hardy and it would happen all over again if Mixon were in Dallas.

    Let him go to Detroit or Green Bay where the media won't care as much.
     
  20. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

    36,560 Messages
    42,481 Likes Received
    Trade Zeke to move up for Mixon.
     
    Texas_Pete likes this.

Share This Page