3 of the 4 starting OTs in the Superbowl were first round picks
in the conf champ games, i think it was 6 of 8
of the two non first rounders,...
underrated aspect of Ravens offense this year: Ronnie Staley and Orlando Brown provided excellent pass pro for Lamar Jackson when he had to...
been listening to Daniel Jeremiah's Move the Sticks podcast.
he described the Ravens approach to drafting (DJ was a Ravens scout):
that would be Bucky Brooks, who says Brown does similar things in terms of throwing guys around. Bucky also took pains to qualify that comparison
the Rams can get away with Littleton and the 49ers can get away with Warner because they have defensive lineman that protect them
the Cards could...
Corey Chavous made the point that Brent Venables, Clemsons D coordinator designed the D around him
so watching him play all these positions and...
he is saying all the right things
about the only nit on Simmons is that he seems like a finesse player -- not physical.
a really, really effective finesse player
curious to see the contract when its made public
possible its structured so that his cap hit is in the $10mm range this coming year
in todays NFL, having a defensive backfield that can cover is as important as pass rush. I think Football Outsiders claims its more important....
This would leave all four...
totally different draft quality wise. go back and look at the alternatives -- its not pretty
this draft has very good players down to slot 12 or so
my one complaint: i dont like that in that at about the same time that K1 will be due for a new contract, the team may need to resign its LT...
#8 is practically un-Keimable. There will be, at the very minimum, a competent NFL starter drafted there. If we are lucky, a star.
trust me-- i think passing on Burrow would be crazy town unless he comes out and says "i wont play in Cincy"
and the Dolphins are proof tanking...
do you think the Bengals buy time with their fans by taking a Buckeye?
im just thinking that if the Cards had just completed a five year run...
that risk is true for all positions
and -- watching the Conf Champ teams:
all four of them have top notch tackle combos. of the 8 OTs in the NFC / AFC champ games -- 6 of...
Thomas is suffering from being a top guy for so long that analysts are nit picking at him.
its about your risk appetite:
Thomas is a high...
you watch highlights, and you think of a young John Elway
then you watch the rest of the game...….. not good. He reminds me of a bigger Jake...
the Athletic's take on the top 100 free agents:
32. D.J. Humphries, OT, Cardinals (26)
Humphries is one of the few available starting-caliber...
for arguments sake:
college football is much more about recruiting than coaching or scheme
in the NFL. coaching and scheme matter more
warning: link is NSFW, depending on where you work
Kliff certainly has a type.
for PFF he isn't -- PFF ranks him as the 67th best prospect
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