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Re: anyone watch the NFL draft?

Postby Son of Butch » Wed May 09, 2018 8:31 am

I question Jackson's ability to adapt from college to the NFL based on his 13 wonderlic score alone.
Vince Young was another Heisman winner with a very low wonderlic score and he couldn't.
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Re: anyone watch the NFL draft?

Postby Son of Butch » Wed May 09, 2018 8:37 am

Son of Butch wrote:I question Jackson's ability to adapt from college to the NFL based on his 13 wonderlic score alone.
Vince Young was another Heisman winner with a very low wonderlic score and he couldn't.


Vikings wide receiver Laquan Treadwell is another 1st rounder with a low wonderlic score and he just can seem to
learn route running in the NFL.
Adrian Peterson is another that was not a smart man, but fast strong running backs with good vision can succeed in
the NFL on instincts alone.
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Re: anyone watch the NFL draft?

Postby Bestoutwest » Thu May 10, 2018 12:26 pm

greybeard wrote:
MRRherefords wrote:
wacocowboy wrote:
Yeah you got lucky the Ravens pulled off a dumb move. Jackson won’t make it as a QB.

Exactly. He is just like Tebow, Manziel and RGIII. Running qb do not make it in the NFL.

C. Newton?

Randall Cunningham had a pretty good rushing total, and Steve Young wasn't far behind him. Fran Tarkington would run too, but lots of times, it was for his life, flushed out of the pocket.



Vick and Kaepernick ran pretty well. Russell Wilson can be a dual threat. Kaepernick is out b/c of his protest, but I think if a team would take a chance he'd be as economical as Cousins, Smith and Keenum will be. He couldn't be any worse than the dud from Houston a couple years ago.
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Re: anyone watch the NFL draft?

Postby greybeard » Fri May 11, 2018 12:19 am

In his early years George Blanda could run. In the later years, it was hard to watch him try or even jog off the field after booting a field goal.

They don't make 'em like him any more..
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