Originally Posted by Beerfish
I just think of Gholston and feel that no matter what the coach some players are dogs. Guys love to play for Rex but I really don't know how many coaches of any type can change players drastically in that way. I think Rex and channel a motivated guy into a good football players but not sure if he can turn a disinterested one into one. I guess we shall see this year with a guy like McKnight.
Yes, that's the risk no doubt about it. But I'd be willing to see the Jets risk a 3rd round pick for a guy with that level of natural ability. It's boom or bust though, you're right about that.