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    Bowen at combine

    ran a unofficial 4.89 dash



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    Re: Bowen at combine

    Oh Oh. Not so fast for his size.


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    Re: Bowen at combine

    wow, what happened?


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    Re: Bowen at combine

    What happened is you can't measure heart or desire.


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    Re: Bowen at combine

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    What happened is you can't measure heart or desire.
    Unfortunately the draft doesn't measure that. Especially for undersized players.


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    Re: Bowen at combine

    I really thought he was faster than that...plays like it on the field!



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    Re: Bowen at combine

    hopefully for him they look at football speed instead of 40 speed


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    Re: Bowen at combine

    huh... one website i saw said 4.60... i guess thats not very reliable


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    Re: Bowen at combine

    Doesn't have the size and this reported 40 time won't help. I don't think AB gets drafted, but he'll still get a shot somewhere.



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    Bowen's Combine

    Saw today he ran a 4.83. not a real great time for alvin. also only measured at 6-1 224 which is okay size but not great.

    Tuba looks good though. measure a shade under 6-3 at 315 lbs and ran a 5.17 40 which doesnt seem bad for a big dude. also put 225 lbs 35 times which i believe was 2nd most. his stock seems to be rising.



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    Re: Bowen at combine

    Quote Originally Posted by c'mon tank View Post
    ran a unofficial 4.89 dash
    Wow, I'd have guessed him much faster than that. Hopefully teams will look at his game tapes and ignore his 40



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    Re: Bowen's Combine

    I remember getting blasted on here because I said Ace wasn't fast enough to play LB or SS in the league.

    I do agree that 40 times are way overrated. When do you ever run in a straight line? I think Bowen has decent game speed but not enough to play safety. And he is a great LB, but doesn't have the size or strength.



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    Re: Bowen's Combine

    this is why the 40 time is becoming so controversial.. I think ace will get a chance to prove himself somewhere and will be an ellis hobbs like story. Tuba is doing great



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    Re: Bowen at combine

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    I don't think AB gets drafted, but he'll still get a shot somewhere.
    The Barnstormers...I hope he gets picked up by some team via free agency/draft , but could he join the Barnstormers in the middle of the season? Didnt know.



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