Originally posted by xcfan:
Originally posted by solidg2000:I hope you're joking...
If 1,400 yards is forgettable, I'll take forgettable every year!
I understand people wanting Moncreif instead due to potential and his speed that we lack
But to say Matthews is a late 3rd-mid 4th is ridiculous. This guy is a 1st round pick in any of the last 10 year drafts.
This draft is just ridiculously stacked up top, and he's still considered a possible 1st.
he's got some nice, random measureables but, on-the-hoof, and by nfl standards, he's not a great athlete and will struggle mightily against nfl cbs. don't expect anything like his college production. as an all-around athlete, he's just a bit better than heyward-bey.
That's funny, because based purely on measurable and athletic ability, he compares to
Btw, Heyward-bey is an incredible athlete, one of the best in the NFL, but he's a terrible football player.
Same goes for Lockett, incredible athlete, bad football player
And since you brought up athletic ability
Jerry Rice, average at best athlete, amazing greatest ever football player
Larry Fitzgerald, average athlete, amazing football player
[ Edited by solidg2000 on Mar 25, 2014 at 10:09 PM ]