Page 3 of 36 FirstFirst 123456713 ... LastLast
Results 31 to 45 of 529

Thread: 2014 NFL Draft

  1. #31
    Pro
    Points: 12,480, Level: 33
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 170
    Overall activity: 54.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second Class3 months registered10000 Experience Points
    bigdaddykane's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,040
    Points
    12,480
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 433
    Given: 255

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Browns are gonna get Johnny Football. I don't know how I feel about that
    i dont think it will be a good fit for him


    BDK
    Cyclone state

  2. #32
    Addict
    Points: 187,061, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,567
    Points
    187,061
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 493
    Given: 234

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Browns are gonna get Johnny Football. I don't know how I feel about that
    If he can use his agility in the pocket and not use it to run all the time instead of throwing, I think he has a good shot.

    And I'm not worried about getting hurt, I think he's smart enough not to just go running into NFL LBs and he is quick enough to avoid them or just go down/get out of bounds.

    However, if he doesn't do that, he has absolutely no chance of success whatsoever.

    We'll see how it goes. He might be the most interesting draft pick in 5+ years if not more.



  3. #33
    Pro
    Points: 63,215, Level: 77
    Level completed: 98%, Points required for next Level: 35
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    PabloDiablo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    2,792
    Points
    63,215
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 190

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    I think the Bears have to go secondary and dline in the first few rounds. Probably could use a LB. Then maybe look to fill in gaps and get some capable back up for QB, RB.

    Also, Minny looking at Manziel scares the **** out of me. Can just see him torching an older, slower bears D next year.



  4. #34
    Pro
    Points: 27,475, Level: 50
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 75
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    jbindm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,840
    Points
    27,475
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 448
    Given: 242

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by clonedude View Post
    I'm not a Vikings fan, but if I was, I would agree with taking the best player available in the 1st round, and then grabbing Jimmy Grappolo the QB in the 2nd round.

    As a Packer fan, I hope they don't do that because I think Grappolo is going to be good. I don't know what it is about him? He has a very quick release, decent size, good accuracy, decent enough mobility. I think his upside is as high as any other QB in this class.
    I agree, but only if he goes to a team that can be patient and not throw him right into the fire. Coming from the Ohio Valley Conference is going to be a huge leap in competition, and if he gets thrown out on the field too soon it'll be a disaster.



  5. #35
    Pro
    Points: 70,776, Level: 82
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 674
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyclones_R_GR8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    3,406
    Points
    70,776
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 237
    Given: 477

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by jbindm View Post
    I agree, but only if he goes to a team that can be patient and not throw him right into the fire. Coming from the Ohio Valley Conference is going to be a huge leap in competition, and if he gets thrown out on the field too soon it'll be a disaster.
    This is why drafting a QB in the first round is so difficult. Everyone wants them to start and most need some time to develop. There just aren't that many Peyton Manning's out there. He even took some serious lumps his rookie season. If you draft someone in the second or third round there isn't as much outside pressure to start them as a rookie.


    They say country music speaks to the heart. Unfortunately, it has to go through your ears to get there.

  6. #36
    Starter
    Points: 10,560, Level: 31
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 690
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    TRZA's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    West Side of Des Moines
    Posts
    805
    Points
    10,560
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 44
    Given: 0

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    I am the best Defensive End in this Draft.



  7. #37
    Pro
    Points: 27,475, Level: 50
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 75
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    jbindm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,840
    Points
    27,475
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 448
    Given: 242

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    If he can use his agility in the pocket and not use it to run all the time instead of throwing, I think he has a good shot.

    And I'm not worried about getting hurt, I think he's smart enough not to just go running into NFL LBs and he is quick enough to avoid them or just go down/get out of bounds.

    However, if he doesn't do that, he has absolutely no chance of success whatsoever.

    We'll see how it goes. He might be the most interesting draft pick in 5+ years if not more.
    I'm not buying Manziel to the Vikings at all. Unless they've thrown up one hell of a good smokescreen, I would think he is the polar opposite of what Mike Zimmer wants from the QB position.



  8. #38
    Addict
    Points: 187,061, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,567
    Points
    187,061
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 493
    Given: 234

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by jbindm View Post
    I'm not buying Manziel to the Vikings at all. Unless they've thrown up one hell of a good smokescreen, I would think he is the polar opposite of what Mike Zimmer wants from the QB position.

    And Norv Turner as well. He loves big armed "prototype" QB. Bortles or Carr would be my guess assuming Bridgewater is gone. I refuse to believe all the Bridgewater hate nonsense. He is my #1 hope.



  9. #39
    Starter
    Points: 21,595, Level: 44
    Level completed: 94%, Points required for next Level: 55
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    Firefighter4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Stuart
    Posts
    888
    Points
    21,595
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 164
    Given: 305

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    As a Steelers fan we need a defense that isn't averaging an age of 60. I would love to get Denard from MSU. Defense is our biggest problem right now.



  10. #40
    Addict
    Points: 75,005, Level: 85
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 1,545
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    dualthreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Alumni road
    Posts
    6,707
    Points
    75,005
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 137
    Given: 28

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Browns are gonna get Johnny Football. I don't know how I feel about that
    I don't know much about the Browns but I feel like they should use their picks on other positions and try to. build up a team instead of picking a QB every other year and hoping he saves a desperate franchise.

    Also, picking a running back 3rd overall was a bone head move.



  11. #41
    Starter
    Points: 10,490, Level: 30
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 60
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    zarnold56's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    698
    Points
    10,490
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 7

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    I think the Chiefs are going to get a guard, WR or FS with their pick. Thankfully Kendrick Lewis is not back there anymore to take terrible angles at everything.



  12. #42
    Rookie
    Points: 6,550, Level: 23
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 500
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience PointsSocial
    mkleve44's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    373
    Points
    6,550
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 48
    Given: 4

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Looking at some news, it looks like the Vikings may be looking to beef up the D with the #8 pick. Not a horrible choice, as long as we do not reach for someone.

    Been hearing possibly Johnny Football at #2 to the Rams. Maybe also, the Rams trading Bradford to the Vikings.

    Vikings will be drafting a RB sometime this draft for a backup to AP.

    Houston is trying hard to move out of the #1 spot.



  13. #43
    Addict
    Points: 75,005, Level: 85
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 1,545
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    dualthreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Alumni road
    Posts
    6,707
    Points
    75,005
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 137
    Given: 28

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by mkleve44 View Post
    Looking at some news, it looks like the Vikings may be looking to beef up the D with the #8 pick. Not a horrible choice, as long as we do not reach for someone.

    Been hearing possibly Johnny Football at #2 to the Rams. Maybe also, the Rams trading Bradford to the Vikings.
    Intriguing! I have full faith in Fisher and Snead to make some great picks. I still think the rams pick Robinson at 2 and Dix at 13.

    Wouldn't mind seeing Manziel wearing the horns this fall! Trading for Bradford would be a great move by Minnesota as well.



  14. #44
    Addict
    Points: 187,061, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,567
    Points
    187,061
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 493
    Given: 234

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    Quote Originally Posted by mkleve44 View Post
    Looking at some news, it looks like the Vikings may be looking to beef up the D with the #8 pick. Not a horrible choice, as long as we do not reach for someone.

    Been hearing possibly Johnny Football at #2 to the Rams. Maybe also, the Rams trading Bradford to the Vikings.

    Vikings will be drafting a RB sometime this draft for a backup to AP.

    Houston is trying hard to move out of the #1 spot.
    Who at 8 that could realistically be there wouldn't be a reach is my question. Who does everyone like at that pick?

    Aaron Donal is a DT who is very good, but the Vikings really don't have a big need there. Mack will be gone. I saw Barr a lot earlier in the process, but it looks like he is a 3-4 backer and not going to go that high. There aren't any elite CBs this year. 2nd tier DEs are in my opinion on of the positions that bust the most for being top 10 picks.

    The Vikings will do everything they can to trade down unless Mack or Bridgewater fall to them IMO.



  15. #45
    Pro
    Points: 27,475, Level: 50
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 75
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    jbindm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,840
    Points
    27,475
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 448
    Given: 242

    Re: 2014 NFL Draft

    The Colts have a whopping five picks in this draft and don't have their first pick until #59. I'm already bored.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FS1
  • Iowa State @ Oklahoma State
  • October 4, 2014
  • 11:00 AM