Originally Posted by Paradis
I dunno, (floyd aside) if you're grading as a top prospect at your position, what on earth do you have to benefit from the shrine game - I'm speaking to the skill positions. Injury? timing with a new QB? I mean in floyd's case, would a shrine game performance have him leap frog Blackmon? I don't think so. The upside is very limited compared to the risks.
To me it says you don't want to compete, especially from a guy who some may start to question toughness with the stomach/bowl game thing. It's a negative intangible trait in my eyes. A small piece of the overall pie but it raises another eyebrow for me. Certainly doesn't help him.