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Old 05-06-2014, 08:53 AM   #206
IndelibleScribe
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One NFL GM told The MMQB's Peter King that Broncos HC John Fox "loves" Minnesota DT Ra'Shede Hageman.

The Broncos received solid play from Terrance Knighton, but tended to rotate Malik Jackson in during sub-package situations. Jackson responded with stellar play. The Broncos draft Sly Williams in the first-round last year, so a heavy rotation will be used if Hageman is the pick. We doubt he will still be on the board.
What a coincidence. I love Hageman too. It's almost as if he's some highly athletic multi front usage DT with DE abilities.

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When asked to make one bold prediction, NFL Network's Mike Mayock suggested Nebraska CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste could be a first-round pick.

"He’s what today’s NFL is all about. He’s too long [6-3 and 213] and moves too well for this not to happen," Mayock told Peter King. We would be stunned by this. Sure, SJB has size, but he only pressed around 34 percent of the time last season and lacked a physical attitude when doing so. Teams are hoping to mimic the Seahawks defense, but we do not view Jean-Baptiste close to a first-round talent
That is a full round over his value.
Mid 2nd to early third is his range even with his size.
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