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Old 03-05-2009, 12:26 PM   #51
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At 3:30PM the Detroit Lions select OT Eben Britton from the University of Arizona.

The Eagles/Oskie are now on the clock.
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Sorry folks, I think Kaylore and I must have had a comm problem. I gave him my pick this morning but he must not have realized it was me

At any rate the Eagles are thrilled that the player they coveted is still on the board!

With Pick #21 in the first round the Philadelphia Eagles select:

The Ohio State Buckeye's RB, Chris "Beanie" Wells.

6'1" 235, 4.5



Overview:

Ohio State running back Chris “Beanie” Wells has NFL scouts drooling. Well has a rare combination of size, speed, and power that will likely make him a very early pick on draft day. Only a junior, Wells is expected to forego his junior year and declare for the NFL Draft. Wells has been a contributor since his freshmen year when he saw action in all 13 games that year as a back-up to Antonio Pittman. Wells really hit the scene in his second year at OSU when he rushes for 1,609 yards and 15 touchdowns and was voted 2nd team All-American. Wells has seen his junior year slowed due to an early season foot injury. Despite his injury which caused his touches to significantly drop, Wells still amassed 1,091 yards during the regular season (5.7 ypc).


Strengths:

Wells strength is his size and speed combination. At 237 pounds Wells reportedly has 4.4 40 speed. Wells has the power to break tackles on and get to the second level and then turn on his speed. Wells has good vision and is able to recognize the cut back. Wells does a nice job always running down hill and hitting the hole hard. You won’t get many negative gains from him. Wells does a nice job of knowing when to use his power and when to use his speed. While at OSU, Wells often appeared to be a “man among boys” on the field. Wells has the make-up of a workhorse back, able to carry the ball 30 plus times per game. He will just have to display the ability to do this over the course of a season and career.

Weakness:

Despite Wells’ highly productive career, he has gained the reputation for occasionally taking plays off. Wells has untested hands only catching 14 passes in his 3 college career. He does not show a lot of effort in pass protection and at this point is probably only a 2 down back. Wells will also have some medical red flags as well. Wells has suffered a broken wrist, an ankle injury, and most recently a foot injury.

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One impressive number that stands out over ‘Beanie’s’ Buckeye career is that in 585 rushing attempts, he did not fumble the ball. His numbers were decreased this past season as he missed 3 games early on in the season with a foot injury. In 2008 he rushed for 1,197 yards on 207 carries (5.8 yds per carry) with 8 touchdowns. Wells’ sophomore year he rushed for 1,609 yards on 274 carries (5.9 yds per carry) and 15 touchdowns.
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Vontae Davis was the top guy on more board by far, and with his current weakness he can work under one of the best (antoine winfield) for a year or two to correct them.

Position: Cornerback
Height: 6-0
Weight: 204
School: Illinois
Class: Junior

Overview:

Vontae Davis is the brother of 49ers tight end and former top 10 pick Vernon Davis. Like his brother, Vontae possesses amazing athletic ability and speed. Davis has been a starter at Illinois since his freshmen year in 2006. Davis has made a career of shutting down any receiver the Big Ten can dish his way. Davis is also a dynamic special teams player both as a return man and in coverage.

Strengths:

Vontae Davis is first and foremost a supreme athlete. Davis has great speed and fluid hips. He’s very physical in press coverage and just as comfortable in off coverage. Davis has great ball skills which allow him to get his hands on a lot of balls. Davis is also strong in run support. Strong at the point of attack and able to deliver a big hit.

Weakness:

Sophmore to junior season production has dropped off. Hasn’t shown much or any improvement since last season. Desire and work ethic could cause concerns. Needs work refining his technique and relies on his physical ability a little too much. Plays too aggressive at times and is susceptible to bite on a double move.

Outlook:

Vontae Davis is about as physically gifted as a cornerback prospect can be. I see no way he lands outside the first round. Davis is a guy who will need a certain amount of coaching up before he can be an every down corner in the NFL.
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With the 23rd pick in the OM Mock Draft II, the Patriots Choose:



CLAY MATTHEWS LB USC 6'3" 246

As USC linebacker Clay Matthews looks back on his college career, he's able to sum it up perfectly with one phrase.

"It's not about where you start, it's about where you finish," he said.

While college football fans watched USC's formidable trio of linebackers—Matthews, Brian Cushing and Rey Maualua—with a mixture of admiration and awe this past season, it's likely that few of them had any idea that Matthews was originally a walk-on player who didn't even remotely resemble the player he is today.

"I came in slow, undersized, and obviously not heavily recruited," Matthews said.

In fact, the only Division I-A school to offer him a scholarship was the University of Idaho. And had Matthews opted to go there, he likely would have worked his way into the starting lineup more quickly than he did at USC.

But his father, Clay Matthews—who played linebacker for the Browns and the Falcons from 1978 through 1996—his older brother, Kyle, and his uncle Bruce—an offensive lineman who landed in the Pro Football Hall of Fame after 19 years with the Oilers and the Titans—had all played for the Trojans. And as he evaluated his opportunities, he had no doubt that he was capable of following in their footsteps.

"Maybe I was just naïve thinking that I could play at the same level. When I got there, people may have thought I was crazy," he said with a laugh. "But my mentality was different from that of a normal recruit coming in who had been heavily recruited. I wanted to be the best, and I knew it was going to take hard work, but I was willing to do that.

"Obviously, genetics kicked in since I was a late bloomer, but at the same time, my success came from a lot of hard work in the weight room, film room, and at practices. I feel very fortunate to be the player I am today, and I can pretty much say that it was all because of hard work."


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That work ethic was undoubtedly the foundation for Matthews' ascension from simply making the roster, to earning playing time on a few special teams, and then working his way into the linebacker rotation while becoming a standout special teams player. And then, during his senior year, he earned a starter's role in addition to his special teams responsibilities.

Matthews really hit his stride playing the "elephant position" in USC's defense, a linebacker position that has similarities to a stand-up defensive end.

"I was really able to showcase my talents as far as rushing the passer and showing my speed, versatility and athleticism rather than primarily staying in the box or dropping back into coverage," Matthews said. "Since NFL teams also have tape on me playing the more traditional linebacker role, it was great to have that opportunity to show my versatility and the intensity that I'm going to bring day-in and day-out."

According to the school's tally, Matthews made 56 tackles, nine tackles for a loss, sacked the opposing quarterback four times, forced two fumbles, recovered a pair of fumbles and blocked a kick during his 13 game appearances in his final season with the Trojans.

In addition to his demonstrated success on defense, the 6-foot-3, 246-pound linebacker was also the winner of USC's Co-Special Teams Player of the Year Award for three consecutive years, blocking three kicks during his college career. That's a big plus on Matthews' resume that, in addition to strong showings at the NFL Combine and his Pro Day, could possibly boost his draft stock from a projected second-round pick to being a late first-round selection in April.

"Coaches will tell you that special teams is where you'll earn your money during your first year. You need to contribute in more ways because there are lots of guys who are very versatile," Matthews said. "So it's very important to me. I understand that being a strong contributor in that area is part of the process, and I think my experience in that area will speak volumes about what I can accomplish."

With less than a full year of experience as a starter at linebacker, even Matthews will tell you that he has yet to show his full potential at his position. And with the right coaching at the next level combined with his demonstrated work ethic and field intelligence, he could make huge leaps in his development very rapidly.

But even if he only progresses in similar fashion to his years at USC, he will eventually become a high-impact player for an NFL team. Matthews, quite simply, won't have it any other way. He'll "just keep going at it," as he likes to say, until he reaches his goal.

"With the way my career has unfolded, just getting more reps and more plays is going to give me the experience I need to keep progressing. That'll also make me an even smarter player," he said. "And then, hopefully, I'll eventually reach the level of play that my father and my uncle played at during their NFL careers."

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Sorry for how long these picks took me, had to take some state licensing board exams for work all day and was on internet blackout. ;P

Anyhow, with the Falcon's first pick of the 2009 NFL draft I've been debating what would best help Matt Ryan take the next step as an NFL QB. More OL help? A big receiver to compliment White?

Well, I decided I'd give him both.



Brandon Pettigrew, TE, Oaklahoma St.

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Strengths:
Outstanding size with a large frame...Very long arms...Smooth and a good natural athlete...Has big soft hands and can make the difficult catch...Great strength...Excellent blocker in-line and in space...Stout at the point of attack and can anchor...Gets a good push in the run game...Really knows how to use his body...Powerful runner who can do some damage after the catch...Tough with a killer instinct and plays with a nasty demeanor...Has lots of experience... Still has some upside.

Weaknesses:
Average timed speed...Is not real quick or explosive...Motor runs hot and cold at times...Has room to improve as a route runner...Needs to work on his ball security...Not very elusive...Questionable football IQ ... Minor durability concerns ... Ran into some trouble off the field.

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A four-year starter for the Cowboys...Was arrested in January of 2008 and charged with felony assault and battery on a police officer but eventually pled guilty to guilty to misdemeanor assault and battery...Was hampered by an ankle injury as a senior and missed a few games...Earns high marks as both a pass catcher and blocker...Was not a featured weapon in the Cowboys passing attack and has more potential as a receiver than he was given an opportunity to showcase in college...Can be an extension of the offensive line and almost serve as an extra offensive tackle...May not be a dynamic downfield threat in the passing game like Kellen Winslow or Vernon Davis but is a much better blocker...Not real flashy and won't run a 4.4 but is one of the best all-around tight end prospects to come along in quite some time.
He's Dan Graham V2.0. Immediate help blocking and in the red zone. Ryan and Turner will get new reasons every Sunday to buy Pettigrew a free meal.

Pick Made at Midnight CST, Kaylore is now on the clock.

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Round 1

1 1-1 Lions - Florida Bronco -- Matthew Stafford, QB Georgia
2 1-2 Rams - A.L.F -- Jason Smith, OT, Baylor
3 1-3 Chiefs - BroncoBuff -- Aaron Curry, LB, Wake Forest
4 1-4 Seahawks - SoCalorado -- Mark Sanchez, QB, USC
5 1-5 Browns - Boss Man -- Everette Brown, LB, FSU
6 1-6 Bengals - MagicHef -- Eugene Monroe, OT, Virginia
7 1-7 Raiders - Rugybythug -- Michael Crabtree, WR, Texas Tech
8 1-8 Jaguars - Arkie -- BJ Raji, NT, Boston College
9 1-9 Packers - sirhcyennek81 -- Brian Cushing, LB, USC
10 1-10 49ers - ExPatFan -- Malcolm Jenkins, DB, OSU
11 1-11 Bills - rovolution -- Brian Orakpo, DE, Texas
12 1-12 Broncos - JCMElway -- Tyson Jackson, DE, LSU
13 1-13 Redskins - randomtask -- Michael Oher, OT, Ole Miss
14 1-14 Saints - Worm - Knowshon Moreno, RB, Georgia
15 1-15 Texans - Hawk's boys - Andre Smith, OT, Alabama
16 1-16 Chargers - brncs_fan - Rey Maualuga, LB, USC
17 1-17 Jets - Requiem and EddieMac - Jeremy Maclin, WR, Mizzou
18 1-18 Bears - Schism - Larry English, DE, N Illinois
19 1-19 Buccaneers - Northman - Hakeem Nicks, WR, UNC
20 1-20 Lions (Cowboys) - Florida Bronco - Eben Britton, OT, Arizona
21 1-22 Eagles - Oskie!! - Chris Wells, RB, Ohio State
22 1-23 Vikings - jebures - Vontae Davis, CB, Illinois
23 1-24 Patriots - Rohirrim - Clay Matthews, LB, USC
24 1-25 Falcons - Drek - Brandon Pettigrew, TE, Oklahoma State
25 1-26 Dolphins - Kaylore - Percy Harvin, WR, Florida
26 1-27 Ravens - Houshyamama -- Darius Butler, CB, UConn
27 1-29 Colts - dekers -- Peria Jerry, DT, Ole Miss
28 1-28 Eagles (Panthers) - Oskie!! - Alphonso Smith, CB, Wake Forest
29 1-30 Giants - BFDD -- Kenny Britt, WR, Rutgers
30 1-32 Titans - Lycan -- Darrius Heyward-Bey, WR, Maryland
31 1-21 Cardinals - TheReverend - Alex Mack, C, Cal
32 1-31 Steelers - skpac1001 - Jarron Gilbert, DE, San Jose State

Round 2

33 2-1 Lions - Fl Bronco - James Laurinitis, LB Ohio State
34 2-2 Chiefs - Broncobuff - Robert Ayers, DE/OLB, Tennessee
35 2-3 Rams - ALF - Louis Delmas, S, Western Michigan
36 2-4 Browns - Boss Man - LeSean McCoy, RB , Pitt
37 2-5 Seahawks - Socalorado - David Bruton, FS, Notre Dame
38 2-6 Bengals - Magichef - Connor Barwin, LB, Cincinnati
39 2-7 Jaguars - Arkie - William Beatty, OT, Connecticut
40 2-8 Raiders - Rugbythug - Aaron Maybin, DE, Penn State
41 2-9 Packers - sirhcyennek81 - Chase Coffman, TE, Mizzou
42 2-10 Bills - Rovolution - Max Unger, C, Oregon
43 2-11 49ers - Expatfan - Josh Freeman, QB, Kansas State
44 2-12 Dolphins (Redskins) - Kaylore - Clint Sintim, LB, Virginia
45 2-13 Giants (Saints) - BFDD - Evander Hood, DT, Mizzou
46 2-14 Texans - Hawk's Boys - William Moore, S, Mizzou
47 2-15 Patriots (Chargers) - Rohirrim - DJ Moore, CB, Vandy
48 2-16 Broncos - JCMElway - Sean Smith, CB/S, Utah
49 2-17 Bears - Schism - May select at any time
50 2-18 Buccaneers - Northman
51 2-19 Cowboys - Conklin
52 2-21 Jets - Req & Eddie Mac -
53 2-22 Eagles - Oskie -
54 2-23 Vikings - Jebures -
55 2-24 Falcons - Drek
56 2-25 Dolphins - Kaylore -
57 2-26 Ravens - Houshy -
58 2-27 Patriots - Rohirrim -
59 2-31 Panthers - GoWyo
60 2-29 Giants - BFDD
61 2-28 Colts - Dekers -
62 2-32 Titans - Lycan -
63 2-20 Cardinals - TheReverend -
64 2-30 Steelers - Skpac1001 -

Round 3

65 3-1 Lions
66 3-2 Rams
67 3-3 Chiefs
68 3-4 Seahawks
69 3-5 Cowboys (From Browns)
70 3-6 Bengals
71 3-7 Raiders
72 3-8 Jaguars
73 3-9 Packers
74 3-10 49ers
75 3-11 Bills
76 3-12 Jets (From Saints)
77 3-13 Texans
78 3-14 Chargers
79 3-15 Broncos
80 3-16 Redskins
81 3-17 Buccaneers
82 3-18 Lions (From Cowboys)
83 3-20 Packers (From Jets)
84 3-21 Bears
85 3-22 Eagles
86 3-23 Vikings
87 3-24 Dolphins
88 3-25 Ravens
89 3-26 Patriots
90 3-27 Falcons
91 3-28 Giants
92 3-31 Colts
93 3-30 Panthers
94 3-32 Titans
95 3-19 Cardinals
96 3-29 Steelers

Round 4

97 4-1 Cowboys (From Lions)
98 4-2 Chiefs
99 4-3 Rams
100 4-4 Browns
101 4-5 Seahawks
102 4-6 Bengals
103 4-7 Jaguars
104 4-8 Raiders
105 4-9 Packers
106 4-10 Bills
107 4-11 49ers
108 4-12 Texans
109 4-13 Chargers
110 4-14 Broncos
111 4-15 Jets (From Redskins)
112 4-16 Saints
113 4-17 Cowboys
114 4-19 Saints (From Jets)
115 4-20 Bears
116 4-21 Buccaneers
117 4-22 Eagles
118 4-23 Vikings
119 4-24 Ravens
120 4-25 Patriots
121 4-26 Falcons
122 4-27 Dolphins
123 4-30 Colts
124 4-29 Panthers
125 4-31 Giants
126 4-32 Titans
127 4-18 Cardinals
128 4-28 Steelers

Round 5

129 5-1 Lions
130 5-2 Rams
131 5-3 Chiefs
132 5-4 Broncos (From Seahawks)
133 5-5 Eagles (From Browns)
134 5-6 Bengals
135 5-7 Falcons (From Raiders)
136 5-8 Jaguars
137 5-9 Packers
138 5-10 49ers
139 5-11 Bills
140 5-12 Chargers
141 5-13 Broncos
142 5-14 Redskins
143 5-15 Giants (From Saints)
144 5-16 Texans
145 5-18 Jets
146 5-19 Bears
147 5-20 Buccaneers
148 5-21 Cowboys
149 5-22 Eagles
150 5-23 Vikings
151 5-24 Patriots
152 5-25 Falcons
153 5-26 Dolphins
154 5-27 Ravens
155 5-29 Colts
156 5-28 Panthers
157 5-30 Giants
158 5-32 Cowboys (From Titans)
159 5-17 Cardinals
160 5-31 Steelers

Round 6

161 6-1 Lions
162 6-2 Chiefs
163 6-3 Rams
164 6-4 Browns
165 6-5 Seahawks
166 6-6 Bengals
167 6-7 Jaguars
168 6-8 Raiders
169 6-9 Packers
170 6-10 Bills
171 6-11 49ers
172 6-12 Broncos
173 6-13 Redskins
174 6-14 Packers (From Saints)
175 6-15 Texans
176 6-16 Chargers
177 6-17 Buccaneers (From Chicago)
178 6-18 Bears (From Buccaneers)
179 6-19 Lions (From Cowboys)
180 6-20 Jets
181 6-22 Eagles
182 6-23 Eagles (From Vikings)
183 6-24 Falcons
184 6-25 Cowboys (from Dolphins)
185 6-26 Ravens
186 6-27 Patriots
187 6-31 Panthers
188 6-29 Giants
189 6-28 Colts
190 6-32 Titans
191 6-21 Cardinals
192 6-30 Steelers

Round 7

193 7-1 Cowboys (From Lions)
194 7-2 Chiefs
195 7-3 Rams
196 7-4 Dolphins (From Cleveland)
197 7-5 Seahawks
198 7-6 Bengals
199 7-7 Buccaneers (From Jaguars)
200 7-8 Raiders
201 7-9 Packers
202 7-10 Bills
203 7-11 49ers
204 7-12 Texans
205 7-13 Chargers
206 7-14 Broncos
207 7-15 Vikings (From Redskins)
208 7-16 Saints
209 7-17 Steelers (From Buccaneers)
210 7-18 Cowboys
211 7-19 Jets
212 7-21 Bears
213 7-22 Eagles
214 7-23 Vikings
215 7-24 Dolphins
216 7-25 Ravens
217 7-26 Patriots
218 7-27 Broncos (From Falcons)
219 7-28 Colts
220 7-31 Dolphins (from Carolina)
221 7-30 Giants
222 7-32 Titans
223 7-20 Cardinals
224 7-29 Steelers

Alpha list:
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Ayers, Robert
Barwin, Connor
Beatty, William
Britton, Eben
Britt, Kenny
Brown, Everette
Bruton, David
Butler, Darius
Coffman, Chase
Crabtree, Michael
Curry, Aaron
Cushing, Brian
Davis, Vontae
Delmas, Louis
English, Larry
Freeman, Josh
Gilbert, Jarron
Harvin, Percy
Heyward-Bey, Darrius
Hood, Evander
Jackson, Tyson
Jenkins, Malcolm
Laurinitis, James
Mack, Alex
Maclin, Jeremy
Maualuga, Rey
Maybin, Aaron
McCoy, LeSean
Monroe, Eugene
Moore, DJ
Moore, William
Moreno, Knowshon
Nicks, Hakeem
Oher, Michael
Orakpo, Brian
Peria, Jerry
Pettigrew, Brandon
Raji, BJ
Sanchez, Mark
Sintim, Clint
Smith, Alphonso
Smith, Andre
Smith, Jason
Smith, Sean
Stafford, Matt
Unger, Max
Wells, Chris

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With the 25th pick in the 2009 NFL draft and several players at this spot my team needs, the Miami Dolphins are pleased finally to select the best one left in:

Wide Receiver from Florida University.

Percy Harvin


Analysis
Percy is the fastest human being in space and time. At Florida he was never seen, because his speed causes distortions in the light waves that return to the eye distorted and unidentifiable. Some have suggested he moves at the speed of light, but his is simply not so, as Einstein has shown such speed would compress Harvin into having infinite mass and energy.

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Harvin was selected primarily because the Dolphins knew they could save money on a cab rather than paying for a plane ticket. They will make sure the Cab is vacuumed before sending it up, but as for a complete detailing, well what are we, a car wash? Mind your own business, you prick!

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With the 26th pick in the 2009 NFL Draft, the Baltimore Ravens select:



Darius Butler, CB Connecticut

Height: 5-11, Weight: 181

"Strengths: Good natural athlete with long arms...willing to press receivers at the line of scrimmage...has good quickness and can handle speedy receivers in space...has shown flashes where he can make big plays...good kick returner....sees plays develop well...experienced...shows the ability to recover well...going to be a good fit in the right scheme...

Weaknesses: Could be a little stronger to improve his pressing ability...suffered some injuries while at UConn...willing to support the run but needs to improve his tackling ability...did not have the type of senior season you would want...gets a few too many penalties...

Overall: Darius Butler has the look of an NFL corner and has played like one at times, but you wish his production was a little bit more consistent. He missed several games as a senior with a knee injury but he has the natural ability to succeed in the NFL, especially if he is able to add more strength. Despite being a four year starter, he is going to be a player drafted more on his ability than outstanding collegiate production, but is the rare type of corner who looks comfortable on an island with a receiver."
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With the 27th pick the Colts pick








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With the 28th pick the Iggles select CB Alphonso Smith. Smith is arguably the best true corner in the draft and with Malcolm Jenkins possibly switching to Safety, could be the first CB taken in the draft. He has been very productive and if he were 2" taller and 10lbs heavier, would be a consensus top 5 pick!

Alphonso Smith

5’9, 190 pounds | Wake Forest | Cornerback

Strengths: Smith is an excellent athlete with outstanding agility. Good high-point instincts to make a play on the ball. Good enough hands, Smith had 21 interceptions in his career. Always seems to know where a ball is being thrown to. Very good in zone coverage, particularly on short passes. Plays bigger than his size would suggest. Solid against the run. Excellent return man.

Weaknesses: Smith’s biggest weakness is his lack of desired height for a No. 1 cornerback. At times will take too many risks to make a play on the ball. Not the most sound of tacklers. Has some trouble taking down larger opponents due to his size. Struggles some against big receivers in man coverage.
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(Sorry, I was at Breckenridge all day) with the 29th pick the NYG select Kenny Britt, WR Rutgers



Pros: Great size and strength, tough to bring down, fights for extra yards, great at jumping up and getting ball at its highest point, can be a good blocker, good YAC guy, great hands, good route runner, Not flashy but all around solid.

Cons: No 2nd gear to go deep, not the best at double moves, Doesn't always give maximum effort, speed not the best, has character issues and red flags.

The pick was made at 4:27pm, the Titans are now up

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With the 30th pick the Tennessee Titans select Darrius Heyward-Bey, WR Maryland.




Analysis: Even with the pick-up of Nate Washington the Titans still have no true #1 WR, so with all first round caliber DT's gone they take a chance on one of the more boom or bust players in the draft.

Strengths: Heyward-Bey is probably the best vertical threat among the wide receivers in this class. Easily breaks press coverage. He uses his strength to be beat the jam and break away from defenders. At times, he can make difficult catches look easy. Tall with long arms. Solid after the catch setting up his blockers. Very good leaper and knows how to reach the ball at the high point.

Weaknesses: At this point in his career, Heyward-Bey is still more of a track athlete than a wide receiver. He's not the best route runner and will need to be coached heavily in this area. Wasn't really asked to go across the middle while at Maryland so his toughness is somewhat questionable. Unreliable as a blocker.

This Pick was made at 8:34 PM EST, the Arizona Cardinals are on the clock.
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With the 31st pick in the draft, the true SB Champs, the Arizona Cardinals select:

Alex Mack


Pick made at 9:06 EST, the Pittsburgh Payoffs are on the clock.
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With the 32nd pick, the Steelers select youtube sensation Jarron Gilbert, DE.




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With the 1st pick of the 2nd round the Detroit Lions select James Laurinaitis, MLB from Ohio State.

Pick made at 11:15PM EST
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With the 2nd pick of the 2nd Round, the defense-starved Chiefs select ....

Tennessee DE/LB
Robert Ayers

An up-and-comer first-team all-SEC player with upside.

Pick made at 10:55 p.m. Mountain time

ALF and the Rams are on the clock .....

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****Announcement****
We're having technical issues. A.L.F. was supposed to send out the notifications for round 2, but had a windows virus and couldn't tell me about it until now. No one has been notified since BB made his pick last night. I will be extending the time allotted for the next selection only to 11:00 PM tonight and then we'll get back on schedule with 12 hours per pick for round 2. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Also, it shows BroncoBuff as the person selecting for the Seahawks and the Chiefs. I'm pretty sure Socalorado is still the GM for the Seahawks, so disregard.

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With the third pick in the second round. The Rams select safety Louis Delmas!

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Boss Man's time has run out. He may select any time. Socalorado is on the clock.
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With the 5th pick of the 2nd round of the 2009 NFL draft, The Seattle Seahawks select,


DAVID BRUTON FS NOTRE DAME

pick made at 7:55 MTN time, Magicchef and the Bengals are on the clock
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With the 6th pick in the second round, the Bengals select:



Connor Barwin, OLB, Cincinnati

Pick made at 8:20AM MST, Arkie and the Jaguars are on the clock.
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With the 4th pick in the second round the Browns select: LeSean McCoy, Pittsburgh.



Sorry it took so long... I drove from New Orleans to Denver yesterday in about 18 hours...
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The Jacksonville Jaguars select...

William Beatty T Connecticut
6'6", 307



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A talented athlete capable of becoming one of the surprises of the 2009 draft. In a talented left tackle class, Beatty might be the best combination run blocker. Beatty's burst to the second level and explosive initial pop helped Donald Brown to a 2,000-yard season in 2008. Beatty demonstrated more than enough athleticism to protect the passer, though he was not a true blindside protector when lefty Jared Lorenzen was under center. The concern is that Beatty's level of play spiked dramatically as a senior, forcing scouts to determine if Beatty matured as a senior or was motivated by the promise of a big NFL paycheck. Had an arm span of 34 3/4 inches and a hand span of 10 inches at the combine.

Positives: Intriguing athleticism. ... Gets to the second level quickly. ... Good agility and straight-line speed to pull. ... Explosive initial pop. ... Flashes upper-body strength to lift and pancake defenders. ... Flashes an effective initial punch and has the body control to recoil and ease into his set. ... Good lateral quickness in pass protection. ... Good balance. ... Ascending talent despite starting four years. ... Characterized by UConn staff as having greatly matured as a senior. ... Could be just scratching the surface of his potential.

Negatives: Doesn't always sustain his blocks long enough. ... Good straight-line speed, but loses his feet in the trash. ... Potential one-year wonder. ... Really stepped up his level of play as a senior, sparking some debate whether his level of play will diminish once he's cashed an NFL paycheck. ... Earned no postseason accolades over his first three seasons, but earned first-team All-Big East honors as a senior. ... Broken leg that ended his sophomore season after only seven games requires a medical check at the Combine.
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