Originally Posted by pricejj
"When it came time for the Broncos to choose from an assortment of quality defensive tackles in the draft, somebody had to speak first. It was Jack Del Rio who became the influential voice. Unemployed when he showed up at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., during Super Bowl week, Del Rio kept giving standout marks to a relentless, tough kid named Derek Wolfe."
So what? Now go find the articles that states JDR pumped up other players who the Broncos didn't draft. Every coach is going to have an opinion, I'm willing to bet that Wolfe was not the ONLY defensive player he liked. Fact is, we simply don't know if the Broncos would have passed on Wolfe if JDR was not on the team. It helps he liked Wolfe, but that doesn't mean that the Broncos would have passed Wolfe up had JDR not been on the team.