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What about Eric Norwood as a convert ILB?

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by ejthedj, Mar 25, 2010.

  1. ejthedj

    ejthedj Well-Known Member

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    ILB seems shallow in this draft, so I was looking at some OLB that can play it.

    Norwood is a playmaker with good 10-yd burst. Could he play the ILB roamer in Wade's scheme?

    His description reads like he was a pass rusher in college but really should be a 3-4 ILB.

    He could really rush the passer from inside on passing downs and be a force on the inside if he could learn the position.

    One thing is for sure: This guy was a baller at South Carolina!

    http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/players/1116693?tag=pageRow;pageContainer
     
  2. ejthedj

    ejthedj Well-Known Member

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  3. Muhast

    Muhast Newo

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    Eric played ILB some as a Sophomore when Jasper Brinkley got hurt.

    Oh please oh please let this happen :)
     
  4. Woods

    Woods Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like an interesting idea. I was thinking of him more has on OLB, but maybe he has the instincts and ability to move to ILB.
     
  5. ejthedj

    ejthedj Well-Known Member

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    What about Bowman?
     
  6. Big Dakota

    Big Dakota New Member

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    If Weatherspoon fell i'd take him to replace one of our ILB in the next year or two.
     

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