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What player would you select in the 1st round??

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by kirkjrk, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. kirkjrk

    kirkjrk Active Member

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    What player and/or position would you select for the team in the 2013 Draft? Keep in mind our draft position 17th to 28th(depending if we trade back) and the availability of the player. In the last few mock drafts I've viewed, many different players are listed so I expect the same with this forum.

    The top vote receivers in the mocks are as follows in order of their totals.

    John Jenkins(10), Chance Warmack(6), Kenny Vacarro(3), Jesse Williams(3), Jonathan Cooper(3).

    So what player would you select and what position is the most important to fill?
  2. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    I wonder what the draft forum is for
  3. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Jonathan Cooper - I would take him even if he in only an OG; however, I think he can play Center which totally puts him over the top, IMO.
  4. VACowboy

    VACowboy Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    This.
  5. unionjack8

    unionjack8 Well-Known Member

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    Jonathan Cooper - just the kind of athletic interior OL that Garrett wanted to get originally. Great out on the edge in space when he pulls and gets to the second level. Great fit for our team and a great player in his own right.
  6. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    I read some info on another forum that said Cooper played at 280 lbs despite his listed weight of 310. The information came from a scout, so take it for what it's worth. If he played at that weight, the Cowboys need to stay away.
  7. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Can you post a link to that story please.
  8. Bluefin

    Bluefin Well-Known Member

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    Here it is.

    The Milwaukee Journal Sentinal always has interesting scout quotes about potential draft picks, but they always seem to throw in something negative about every player.
  9. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Who are we going to sign in FA?
  10. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for that. If Cooper is that small, he will crash and burn when faced with 330lb dlinemen.
  11. Yuma Cactus

    Yuma Cactus Member

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    Warmack in the 1st and Aaron Murray in the 2nd.
  12. MarkP88

    MarkP88 Member

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    Would love Warmack and Murray - but I think Murray gets pushed into the first by the time all is said and done.
  13. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    I'll be happy with Warmack or Cooper. I don't care if Cooper played at 280.
  14. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Sheldon Richardson would be a huge upgrade to the DL and could give some JJ Watt type play IMO.
  15. Eddie

    Eddie Well-Known Member

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    What's the splash position of the month? Safety?

    You got it. We're going to target a $10 mil a year Safety in FA and then we're going to package our 1st and 2nd round draft picks to move up and snag the best Safety in the draft.

    That will solve ALL our problems !!!
  16. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the link.

    Listings for Jonathan Cooper:
    NFLDS - 6-3, 310
    Scouts Inc. (espn) - 6-3, 320
    NC Roster (Current) - 6-3, 295
    NC Roster (2009) - 6-3, 295
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinal 6-3, 288
    MJS No Name Scout - 280 lbs

    Historically, I've found NFLDS to be more accurate than other sources including team rosters.
  17. mmillman

    mmillman Active Member

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    warmack, warmack, warmack
  18. Woods

    Woods Active Member

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    I hope it's either the best OL or DL available.

    We can use an OC, OG or RT (assuming Free is cut), and we can use a NT or DE.
  19. unionjack8

    unionjack8 Well-Known Member

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    didnt we hear the same about tyron?
  20. patrickstillhere

    patrickstillhere Member

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    I wouldn't take John Jenkins. He is a good player, but he has some off-field issues.

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