Originally Posted by SonOfLe-loLang
I don't get this revisionist history that suggests constant attention! He got attention his rookie year, and deservedly so, because he was a 4th round developmental project who proved in camp that he was ahead of the learning curve. Then he got hurt and we really never heard from him again until now because he was injured.
People act like he's this 5 year vet that's a yearly tease.
It isn't revisionist history. The articles and comparisons to Antonio Gates or him emerging as the next basketball player to become a great tight end were all out there from 2011 and even into 2012.