With the final day of the Combine in the books, I want to take the time to interject some of my observations about the “sexy” skill players: QBs, RBs, WRs, an CBs specifically. But before I dig in, I have to say that I always enjoy the Combine. It’s one of my favorite times of the NFL off season. It’s the prelude to the upcoming season. Who can’t get excited about that?
I know that everybody is talking about RGIII and Andrew Luck, and they are who we thought they were. But first, is Indy better off without Peyton and putting their future in the hands of Luck. And is RGIII worth the number of draft picks that its going to take to get that second pick from St. Louis. The last I heard was its going to take 2 number 1s, 2 number 2s and a number 3 to get that pick from the Rams. Jeff Fisher, take that deal. I guarantee you will win a Super Bowl before the team that gives up all of the picks for Griffin. There’s not a lot to say about any other QBs at the Combine mainly because none of them didn’t particularly impress. In fact the only other probable 1st round QB, Ryan Tannehill from Texas A&M, wasn’t even at the Combine. However, there were a few bright spots from Houston’s Case Keenum, Kellen Moore from Boise St., and Jacory Harris from the U. But they won’t be drafted higher than the 3rd round. Continue reading