What if I told you... Prospect Slotting

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by SDogo, Apr 13, 2012.

  1. SDogo

    SDogo Not as good as I once was but as good once as I ev

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    As some teams are preparing their draft boards I'm getting bits and pieces and small pictures of how some prospects are being viewed and how those boards are being developed.

    The most surprising part, it's by a majority I'm finding not only will it be possible but is being projected often that Dallas very well could be looking at the prospect of having Cordy Glenn sitting their in the 2nd.

    The other one I keep seeing, how about Alfonzo Dennard in the 3rd?

    Other names that keep showing up in the 2nd and 3rd round.

    Devon Still in the 2nd
    Ronnell Lewis in the 3rd
    Whitney Marcelius in the 2nd
    Jared Crick in the 3rd

    Can you imagine:


    In the first 3 rounds? Sign me up!

    On the flip side

    Chandler Jones
    Andre Branch
    Amini Silatolu
    Jeff Allen

    All names that continued to show up as 1st round picks.
  2. Dcowboy84

    Dcowboy84 Well-Known Member

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    yeah i recently saw a report saying that Cordy Glenn was likely overrated as a 1st round prospect and could drop to the 2nd

    i agree that potential 3 round haul would be pretty good
  3. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    If Glenn goes to us in the 2nd that would be the all time steal.
  4. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    or it could be Winston Justice part two
  5. CowboyChris

    CowboyChris Well-Known Member

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    Whitney Marcelius in the 2nd?? I cant see that happening
  6. wittenacious

    wittenacious Active Member

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    That's some surprising stuff to "hear" ... well, read ... thinking Cordy Glenn could be available in the 2nd Round ... and Alfonzo Dennard in the 3rd? That blows my ever-loving, pre-Draft thinkin' mind. I also like seeing you report Whitney Mercilus may still be an option in the 2nd.

    Waitin' another, what: 12 days, 23 hours, 45 minutes, X number of seconds ... at this exact moment in time ... is growing harder 'n' harder to bear. C'mon 2012 Draft, already. LOL!
  7. Eskimo

    Eskimo Well-Known Member

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    I think the draft concensus is right - Silatolu and Zeitler will be better pros.

    I am concerned about Glenn's lack of lateral agility and I wonder if he is going to become Leonard Davis II.

    If we want to take a massive big man that can move I'd rather take Brandon Brooks who has the kind of agility I think you need to play the scheme that Garrett and Callahan want to play. Glenn strikes me as more of a dominant man blocker.

    Based on what you're hearing I'd love to get Mercilus Whitney in the 2nd and Crick in the 3rd.
  8. CopenhagenCowboy

    CopenhagenCowboy Well-Known Member

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    Also :rolleyes: @ the notion that you get a steal with Glenn if he slides to 45. He'll only slide that far as a result of consensus evaluation of his talent - that he is not worthy of a higher selection.

    Besides, it's been said for a while that Dennard and Crick might drop to the third.
  9. sonnyboy

    sonnyboy Benched

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    Better than Larry Allen in the 2nd?

    Not sure he'll end up as a better value than Adams in the 2nd.
  10. Cowboy Junkie

    Cowboy Junkie leonargized

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  11. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    You can have Dennard. Didnt Mayock (not that he is alays right) recently pan Glenn?
  12. cowboysooner

    cowboysooner Well-Known Member

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    If it is actually going that way, then the best move would be to trade down for an extra 2nd/3rd round pick. Gilmore, Glenn, Still, Lewis would be an incredible haul.
  13. Bizwah

    Bizwah Well-Known Member

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    DeCastro in round one?
    Mercilus in round two?
    Dennard in round three?
    Broyles in round four?

    wow....I would like this.
  14. a_minimalist

    a_minimalist Well-Known Member

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    Mercilus in the 2nd please!!!!!!! i'd run around naked if that happened.:eek:
  15. jswalker1981

    jswalker1981 Fact > Your Opinion

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    So would I, so would I. :D
  16. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    Talk about a_minimalist!
  17. jswalker1981

    jswalker1981 Fact > Your Opinion

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    :lmao: :laugh2: :lmao:
  18. wittenacious

    wittenacious Active Member

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    :lmao2:So mean, you cruel bastid ... LOL!
  19. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    Nothing about the draft surprises me anymore.

    I remember the year that Patrick Watkins was drafted people couldn't believe he dropped to the fifth round. Then they couldn't believe Dallas was fortunate enough to get him in the fifth round. Then they couldn't believe how mediocre he was as a pro safety.

    If Glenn falls, we might be lucky enough to get him or unlucky enough to get him, depending on how it turns out.
  20. skinsscalper

    skinsscalper Well-Known Member

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    It would the first draft that I ever sat back and said "Wow, I can't believe we just pulled that off."

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