Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 34
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 16,358, Level: 38
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 92
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    isuarch80's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    1,312
    Points
    16,358
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Senior Bowl Update

    Defensive tackle Kentwan Balmer of North Carolina was the best defensive lineman during the North's practice on Monday, but he injured his hamstring and will not participate the remainder of the week. His replacement is Iowa State's Ahtyba Rubin, who is charging up draft boards and turned a lot of heads at last week's East West Shrine Game.

    - via SI.com
    SI.com - NFL - Senior Bowl Risers and Sliders - Tuesday January 22, 2008 3:02PM


    Vitte, Dulcedo, Sipes

  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 121,335, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    A-town Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Huxley
    Posts
    5,839
    Points
    121,335
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 407
    Given: 531

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Thats awesome, good for Tuba. When is the Senior Bowl?


    "I hope to coach here until I retire," Hoiberg said.
    @AtownCY

  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 57,323, Level: 74
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 1,227
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    guitarchitect7's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    6,318
    Points
    57,323
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 1

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    A couple draft pics might help this team for recruiting. How many would go anyway. Blythe, Rubin, ?.


    "You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace." -- Ernie Banks



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 40,237, Level: 61
    Level completed: 92%, Points required for next Level: 113
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cloneu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Twin Cities
    Posts
    4,244
    Points
    40,237
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 58
    Given: 29

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    I never realized how young Tuba is. He won't turn 22 until the end of July. I can see him to continue to improve a lot over the next couple of years.


    Step 1: Cut a hole in the box.

  5. #5
    Lost in Eastern Iowa
    Points: 275,673, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures
    rworkman83's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Boone & Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    18,574
    Points
    275,673
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 176
    Given: 170

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by guitarchitect7 View Post
    A couple draft pics might help this team for recruiting. How many would go anyway. Blythe, Rubin, ?.
    Don't forget Ace!



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 58,068, Level: 74
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 482
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    djcubby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    3,036
    Points
    58,068
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 171
    Given: 250

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    Don't forget Ace!
    That would be awesome if we could get all 3 drafted!!!



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 442,879, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    24,216
    Points
    442,879
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 425
    Given: 55

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Shaggy



  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 16,358, Level: 38
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 92
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    isuarch80's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    1,312
    Points
    16,358
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Senior Bowl is this weekend, Saturday I believe.

    Bowen is already climbing into the 3rd/4th round areas after last weeks' practices and big game he had. Blythe, I'm guessing will be a 6th rounder or so. I have no idea on Tuba. Athletic DLs with a motor are hard to come by. Maybe 5th round for him. No doubt in my mind that all 3 will get drafted.


    Vitte, Dulcedo, Sipes

  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 38,264, Level: 60
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 786
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    clonomaniac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    St Louis, MO
    Posts
    1,995
    Points
    38,264
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by isuarch80 View Post
    Senior Bowl is this weekend, Saturday I believe.

    Bowen is already climbing into the 3rd/4th round areas after last weeks' practices and big game he had. Blythe, I'm guessing will be a 6th rounder or so. I have no idea on Tuba. Athletic DLs with a motor are hard to come by. Maybe 5th round for him. No doubt in my mind that all 3 will get drafted.

    So the bowl is on the 26th Saturday?


    WE ARE IOWA STATE

  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 96,505, Level: 96
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 545
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tejasclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    6,023
    Points
    96,505
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 274
    Given: 183

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by isuarch80 View Post
    Senior Bowl is this weekend, Saturday I believe.

    Bowen is already climbing into the 3rd/4th round areas after last weeks' practices and big game he had. Blythe, I'm guessing will be a 6th rounder or so. I have no idea on Tuba. Athletic DLs with a motor are hard to come by. Maybe 5th round for him. No doubt in my mind that all 3 will get drafted.
    Not so sure about Blythe. He has to prove a lot to NFL scouts after his subpar junior and senior seasons.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 16,358, Level: 38
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 92
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    isuarch80's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    1,312
    Points
    16,358
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    It is Saturday, the 26th, I just don't know what time.


    Vitte, Dulcedo, Sipes

  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 16,358, Level: 38
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 92
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    isuarch80's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    1,312
    Points
    16,358
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by cardinal&gold View Post
    Not so sure about Blythe. He has to prove a lot to NFL scouts after his subpar junior and senior seasons.
    I don't think anyone has questioned his talent, his playmaking abilities, etc. WRs are only the final piece of an offensive play, with the WR stats relying on a QB to get him the ball at the right time in the right place and an OL that can give a QB the time to find his WRs.

    I don't think Blythe has too much to worry about when it comes to actually getting drafted. You can't teach 6'5", 200 lb+ skills... you can teach better route running, which i think is his only true negative.


    Vitte, Dulcedo, Sipes

  13. #13
    Lost in Eastern Iowa
    Points: 275,673, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures
    rworkman83's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Boone & Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    18,574
    Points
    275,673
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 176
    Given: 170

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by cardinal&gold View Post
    Not so sure about Blythe. He has to prove a lot to NFL scouts after his subpar junior and senior seasons.
    He's being projected anywhere from the 2nd to 6th rounds...I'm guessing he'll get drafted...



  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 51,855, Level: 70
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 695
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CyclonesRule's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    3,775
    Points
    51,855
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6
    Given: 10

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    It's pretty easy to have subpar performances when you don't get the ball thrown to you as much. Now I don't know if they have statistics for drop balls but if he had a ton more drop balls then yeah maybe he had a subpar years. They just didn't look his way much the last couple years. He won't get double teamed as much in the NFL so he should be okay. His blocking may be a little suspect but coaches can teach him that too. I bet is he does get drafted.



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 429,712, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    64,420
    Points
    429,712
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,358
    Given: 1,009

    Re: Senior Bowl Update

    Quote Originally Posted by cardinal&gold View Post
    Not so sure about Blythe. He has to prove a lot to NFL scouts after his subpar junior and senior seasons.

    Not that anyone would probably agree on thi s thread, but the Shrine Bowl announcers at last game Blythe played lst week were thowing the 2nd through the 5th round around for drafting Todd.

    IMO: If Talib Aqib is the godsend of cornerback defenders, Todd may get drafted somewhere since Talib has not looked that good to me in his last five games and in his game against Todd. Talib has made some interceptions, but he has let people run free, he has fallen down, and he does not appear to be dependable. I know Kansas was super, but that was a team effort.

    Aqib TalibCBJr.2V6-2/195Richardson, TX (Berkner HS)


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Dustin, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

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: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM