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    Arrow Wait. What???

    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Traitor Jay & the Woodies View Post
    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.

    Are you for real? Good players from the SEC get drafted early. In the mid to late rounds you have a better chance of getting a diamond in the rough from a lesser-known program.

    And what does basketball have to do with it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Traitor Jay & the Woodies View Post
    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.



    WTF?

    Wow, people on this board have lost it...

    Jets fans used to be a passionate smart fanbase.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Traitor Jay & the Woodies View Post
    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.

    Check your history....the ACC has had a pretty good record of producing NFL studs. SC is the SEC.......

    Baylor plays big time football. You're pissed because we have no Hampton, Temple, UMASS or Boise State?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Traitor Jay & the Woodies View Post
    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.


    Agreed, guys like Andrew Luck and RG3 have no shot at success because they don't have great football histories.

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    Wow. This place is going to **** with some of these threads.

    Seriously?

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    Talking SEC-blah blah--who started this weird thread anyway.?

    Quote Originally Posted by RIJetFan View Post
    Are you for real? Good players from the SEC get drafted early. In the mid to late rounds you have a better chance of getting a diamond in the rough from a lesser-known program.

    And what does basketball have to do with it?
    Ditto. I Remember a guy named Lawrence Taylor from North Carolina-- wasn't he pretty good at football.?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Seagirt View Post
    Ditto. I Remember a guy named Lawrence Taylor from North Carolina-- wasn't he pretty good at football.?
    Lawrence Taylor
    Julius Peppers
    Mario Williams
    Calvin Johnson

    Youre right as always...A draft disaster in the making!!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Traitor Jay & the Woodies View Post
    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.

    There are plenty of impact players from smaller schools and non-power conferences. Just take a look at some of the 2011 NFL leaders in several categories:

    Sacks:
    Jared Allen (22) -- Idaho State
    DeMarcus Ware (19.5) -- Troy
    Jason Babin -- (18) Western Michigan
    Jason Pierre Paul (16.5) -- South Florida

    Receptions:
    Wes Welker (122) -- Texas Tech
    Roddy White (100) -- UAB
    Jimmy Graham (99) -- Miami
    Calvin Johnson (96) -- Georgia Tech

    Rushing Yards:
    Maurice Jones-Drew (1,606) -- UCLA
    Ray Rice (1,364) -- Rutgers
    Michael Turner (1,340) -- Northern Illinois
    LeSean McCoy (1,309) -- Pitt

    Tackles
    London Fletcher (166) -- John Carroll
    D'Qwell Jackson (158) -- Maryland
    Chad Greenway (154) -- Iowa
    Pat Angerer (148) -- Iowa

    Interceptions
    Arrington (7) -- Hofstra
    Weddle (7) -- Utah
    Woodson (7) -- Michigan

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    Seriously bro? How about LT, J peppers, Megatron and d Thomas, C Pace, jonathon Joseph etc. for pedigree? Troll better. Oh also Greg Jennings came from western Michigan to. This is the dumbest thread on here in a looooooong time.
    Last edited by Ruby2; 04-29-2012 at 11:06 AM.

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    This was a weird draft in general.

    Florida didn't have a kid drafted until Round 4.
    Florida State didn't have a kid drafted until Round 4.
    Miami didn't have a kid drafted until Round 3 (2 of them actually).
    Michigan didn't have a kid drafted until Round 3.
    Ohio State had a 2nd rounder and 3rd rounder.
    Oklahoma had a 2nd rounder and 2 3rd rounders
    Texas didn't have a kid selected until Round 4.
    USC had a total of 3 kids selected, 2 being 1st rounders though.

    That's 8 "traditional" powerhouses, provided a total of 2 first round picks, 2 2nd round picks, and 6 3rd round picks.

    For pretty much every major program, it was a down year in that regard. I think it's the result of seeing a lot more parity in college football.

    Boise State had 6 players drafted, including 2 first rounders. They had a better haul this year then USC.

    Baylor had 5 players drafted, including another 2 first rounders. They had a better haul then Oklahoma.

    Illinois had 2 first round picks and 2 second round picks. They had a better haul then Ohio State and Michigan....combined.

    South Carolina had 6 kids selected, including 2 first rounders and a 2nd rounder. Well, you catch my drift.
    Last edited by Ven0m; 04-29-2012 at 11:07 AM.

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    Send this thread straight to the sh*tter

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    Guys....did ANYONE notice the cool smiley at the end of it?

    Pretty darn sure he is making a joke here....pretty darn sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ray Ray19 View Post
    Jets fans used to be a passionate smart fanbase.
    True. Now they're a smassionate fart panbase.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shakin318 View Post
    True. Now they're a smassionate fart panbase.
    LMAO!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Traitor Jay & the Woodies View Post
    We drafted players from the following college football programs.

    North Carolina
    Georgia Tech
    Arkansas State
    Wake Forest
    Baylor
    Baylor again.
    South Carolina
    Western Michigan

    Isn't true that the most talented college football players mostly go to programs better known for football than basketball?

    I'm no draft expert, but if pedigree counts for anything, this draft has disaster written all over it.

    Congrats, you are in the top ten all time for making the most stupid comment.

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    Sarcasm is great.

    Everyone in on edge, relax.

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    Obviously this thread was started as a joke!!!!

    It is NOT meant to be takin seriously......

    Traitor has been posting to long and well for this to be anything more than an attempt to get a rise out out of the rest of us......

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    Have any of you examined the link between a drafted player's NFL success and the quality of his high school's badminton program? Hmmm? Anyone?

    If not, you should. The correlation is startling.

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    If it was a wee bit funnier maybe somebody here would have gotten it.

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