**** Official NFL Draft 2017 Thread ****

Discussion in 'Pro Sports' started by LLCoolJansma, Apr 27, 2017.

  1. ISUAlum2002

    ISUAlum2002 Well-Known Member

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    The great Desmond King hasn't been drafted yet, huh. How about that.
     
  2. LLCoolJansma

    LLCoolJansma Well-Known Member

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    I am shocked Beathard went last night and it was a major reach IMO. Especially with Kaaya, Dobbs, and Peterman on the board. He has arm talent, NFL name, plays hurt but his accuracy isn't pro level. Funny the first Iowa player is their QB and not King.
     
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  3. acgclone

    acgclone Well-Known Member

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    Through the first 3 rounds:

    B12- 5 picks
    A&M- 3
    Colorado- 2
    Mizzou- 1
    Nebraska- 0

    So former B12 teams have more picks than our entire league.

    Also interesting that Temple and Western Kentucky both had 2 picks.
     
  4. jkclone

    jkclone Well-Known Member
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    Who from Iowa State should we watch for? Tucker is the only name I really know with any shot but he doesn't look like he will get picked.
     
  5. CRcyclone6

    CRcyclone6 Well-Known Member
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    I heard some possibilities for Wiltz.
     
  6. clonedude

    clonedude Well-Known Member

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    Yet, Hawk fans will continue to say he made the right decision in coming back for his senior year. And he might have if he doesn't care about money, which he might not, and that is fine. But he was going to be a 2nd round or at worse a 3rd pick last year.
     
  7. clonedude

    clonedude Well-Known Member

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    I was floored by the Beathard pick. And they actually moved up to get him there too, so they gave up picks to do it.

    They could have gotten him in the 6th or 7th most likely. Good for CJ though.
     
  8. awd4cy

    awd4cy Well-Known Member

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    I agree, our conference is in trouble. The perception of this conference is declining every year and it shows with high school talent committing elsewhere.
     
  9. CoKane

    CoKane Well-Known Member

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    I was scared shitless the Packers were going to take him early. Thank god we didn't
     
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  10. cmjh10

    cmjh10 Well-Known Member

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    The Vikes have killed this draft IMO
     
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  11. Desiigner

    Desiigner Well-Known Member

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    Wasn't he supposed to be first round pick?
     
  12. Acylum

    Acylum Well-Known Member

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    Good Lord I'm sick of these people announcing the selections.
     
  13. jdoggivjc

    jdoggivjc Well-Known Member

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  14. Tornado man

    Tornado man Well-Known Member

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    Except for OU...
     
  15. cyzygy11

    cyzygy11 Member

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    Apparently strong safety, from what I gathered..
     
  16. cyzygy11

    cyzygy11 Member

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    As it goes, I think he'll be a strong safety....can he play every down? I do not know...
     
  17. CloneGuy8

    CloneGuy8 Well-Known Member

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    I think Jhaustin Thomas is our best shot for a Clone to guy drafted
     
  18. Cy$

    Cy$ Well-Known Member

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  19. CloneGuy8

    CloneGuy8 Well-Known Member

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    These ads for First Take are awful by the way. Can't believe people watch that crap
     
  20. Beyerball

    Beyerball Well-Known Member

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    Just to clarify some things..A ton of Big 12 kids could hvae come out this year and elected to return. Also..Toledo has had like 3 kids drafted thus far..We are in very good hands with this staff..They know talent and know how to develop it that next level. Don't think that they wont use this on the recruiting trail as this staff developed these kids almost their entire career.
     
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