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Discussion in 'NFL Draft' started by Maker_84, Apr 27, 2012.

  1. Big Time Titan Big Time Titan

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    We could have had DeCastro, Konz, Thompson and Crick in the first 4 rounds. Our OL and DL would be much improved. Instead we reach on wrastlers and speedy projects. I will root for these guys now that they're Titans but I am very disappointed with this draft.
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  2. TitansWrath Starter

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    Those four guys would probably contribute sooner. But the upside of that foursome is about a third of what we got.

    Out of our five picks, I bet three of them are pro bowlers in five years.
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  3. Big Time Titan Big Time Titan

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    I sure hope so. Even if we just go DeCastro and Konz the first 2 rounds we are instantly better. Both Harris and Amano could have been replaced and our OL would be strong through and through.
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    Yes, but you don't waste TWO top 50 picks on the interior O-line. Especially not in today's pass happy NFL. You cannot run the ball enough to beat the packers and pats.
  5. Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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    You don't draft based on POTENTIAL.

    POTENTIAL is what gets you Chris Davis and Chris Henry.


    You draft players. And we got maybe 2 of them in 6 rounds.

    Sorry- the Al Davis approach isn't going to win you an argument here.
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    Three of them pro bowlers??? Which 3? We didnt even have one last year. Seems like a lot of these guys are about depth, and raw talent hoping it will pan out
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    Every draft pick is based off potential to some extent.
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    There is a difference here. Chris Henry had NO production in college. That is not true of ours.

    Wright- Holds every school receiving record.

    Brown- Let the team in tackles. First team all ACC, Butkus award finalist.

    Thompson - All Conference at a position he played because they don't USE his natural position.

    These are not AL Davis fly by night wonders.
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    some of those guys actually earn enough for hotel rooms and hookers
  9. Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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    Actually- they are.

    Kendall Wright is the exception.


    Brown- SUCKS. Can't tackle to save his life- yet he runs a 4.5 so we draft him. Stupid.

    Thompson - Hasn't even played the position we're drafting him for. Which means- our team has no effing idea if the guy can even catch... yet- he runs a 4.5 so we drafted him. Stupid.

    The other guys are "speedsters" that sucked also. The CB from Clemson? S from OSU?




    You get 4 years (sometimes 3) in college to prove yourself. This isn't a hard formula. If they werent great in those 4 years- stay the F away from them.
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