Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 32
  1. #1
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 6,713, Level: 24
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 337
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Creed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Fort Dodge
    Posts
    273
    Points
    6,713
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Pro Prospects of ISU

    Outside of Kelechi Osemele, who does everyone think are the potential pro prospects on this years team?



  2. #2
    Walk On Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    160
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Creed View Post
    Outside of Kelechi Osemele, who does everyone think are the potential pro prospects on this years team?
    D-backs Leonard Johnson and Benton ..perhaps


    Duke Kahanamoku

  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 22,152, Level: 45
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 398
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    nickcyv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    974
    Points
    22,152
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 1

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Knott is a lock at this point.

    LJ and Benton have a shot.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 355,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    18,900
    Points
    355,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 302
    Given: 39

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    I actually think we have a lot of guys who could make it.

    Knott, Klein, L. Johnson all are very distinct possibilities.

    I think Rump and Mcdonough could perhaps squeeze in with a good year in Rumps case and two years in Jakes. I actually think Rump is the most underrated player on this team. Last year, he was constantly the focus so hopefully we can add a guy or two to allow him to make more plays.


    I'm on Twitter too: Tre4ISU

    Or so I have read.

  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 355,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    18,900
    Points
    355,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 302
    Given: 39

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Oh I forgot about Benton. He definitely has a shot as well.


    I'm on Twitter too: Tre4ISU

    Or so I have read.

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 392,676, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    57,369
    Points
    392,676
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 343
    Given: 268

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    My vote is on Rump. Money may surprise.


    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 26,163, Level: 49
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 387
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    Sloup's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    1,188
    Points
    26,163
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Lattimer, maybe? He needs to be a presence all year long and stay out of trouble, though. I'm not counting him out, but he's not there yet, either.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 355,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    18,900
    Points
    355,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 302
    Given: 39

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Sloup View Post
    Lattimer, maybe? He needs to be a presence all year long and stay out of trouble, though. I'm not counting him out, but he's not there yet, either.
    I just don't know where he plays. He has the size of a 3-4 LBer which would be fine rushing the passer, but I don't think he has the speed to do well enough in the rest of the game. I would love to be proven wrong though.


    I'm on Twitter too: Tre4ISU

    Or so I have read.

  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 38,963, Level: 60
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 87
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    1,477
    Points
    38,963
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 1

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    I think ISU fans get a little too wrapped up in these types of discussions. I remember people talking about Blythe possibly leaving after his junior year and how Sims, Franklin, LaMaak, and Robinson were locks to get drafted last year. NFL scouts don't/won't come to Ames until we put together a good program and aside from Duke and Vandy, I'd say we are traditionally the worst BCS program of the past 25 years. Having ranted for a minute, I think Osemele is the only player that will get drafted on this years team. Corners like LJ are plentiful and I'm not even convinced he would start on an SEC team



  10. #10
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 6,713, Level: 24
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 337
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Creed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Fort Dodge
    Posts
    273
    Points
    6,713
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    IMO, I still think Franklin should have been drafted.



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 355,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    18,900
    Points
    355,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 302
    Given: 39

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I think ISU fans get a little too wrapped up in these types of discussions. I remember people talking about Blythe possibly leaving after his junior year and how Sims, Franklin, LaMaak, and Robinson were locks to get drafted last year. NFL scouts don't/won't come to Ames until we put together a good program and aside from Duke and Vandy, I'd say we are traditionally the worst BCS program of the past 25 years. Having ranted for a minute, I think Osemele is the only player that will get drafted on this years team. Corners like LJ are plentiful and I'm not even convinced he would start on an SEC team
    Look at last years first round and tell me how many guys came from "successful" programs. Scouts find the talent from less successful programs especially when they are in a BCS conference.


    I'm on Twitter too: Tre4ISU

    Or so I have read.

  12. #12
    Starter
    Points: 22,152, Level: 45
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 398
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    nickcyv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    974
    Points
    22,152
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 1

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I think ISU fans get a little too wrapped up in these types of discussions. I remember people talking about Blythe possibly leaving after his junior year and how Sims, Franklin, LaMaak, and Robinson were locks to get drafted last year. NFL scouts don't/won't come to Ames until we put together a good program and aside from Duke and Vandy, I'd say we are traditionally the worst BCS program of the past 25 years. Having ranted for a minute, I think Osemele is the only player that will get drafted on this years team. Corners like LJ are plentiful and I'm not even convinced he would start on an SEC team
    Too much wrong in here to even begin this late at night.

    Franklin not being drafted still is puzzling.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 59,594, Level: 75
    Level completed: 70%, Points required for next Level: 456
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Omaha Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    The Omaha, Nebraska
    Posts
    3,009
    Points
    59,594
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 47

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    If KO performs at a high level and garners 1st or 2nd round grades, then it will open the door more for other ISU prospects...the key maybe for KO to draw some serious attention, and then others will get noticed.

    I remember Perrault said he talked to nfl scouts at the Iowa/Penn State game and he said they unanimously said Franklin was the 1 clone everyone talked about. Either he was full of crap, or he was full of crap. or possibly he was full of crap.


    http://www.tecmobowl-vs-rbi.com/index.html
    No one can match our dedication and passion for Nintendo's classic sports titles...Tecmo Bowl & R.B.I. Baseball. In-depth strategy guides, player attributes, team rankings, along with incredibly detailed recaps of our season play. We don't reminisce, we just keep playing!

  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 65,414, Level: 79
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 1,036
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RustShack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    arrowheaddrive.com
    Posts
    4,618
    Points
    65,414
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 93
    Given: 0

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    KO and Knott. LJ could be a late round prospect. Young players with potential would be Irving and Miller. Someone mentioned Money... I could see him as an UDFA maybe.. being hurt and not playing well last year hurt him.. he would have to set big time records to be a one year wonder and get drafted from ISU. Klein is another guy who could be an UDFA.

    Also, like someone said KO having a high grade could help some more of our guys getting noticed. I would say that only will work on the offensive side though, but we do also have Knott who should at least get drafted rounds two to three.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 35,007, Level: 57
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 443
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cycloneman003's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    2,945
    Points
    35,007
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 14
    Given: 0

    Re: Pro Prospects of ISU

    KO is obvious, LJ i think is a middle round pick with a big year, Knott is for sure... Klein and Benton are borderline IMO. we'll have to see! no guys at this moment on offense have shown NFL ability


    ALL IN

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM