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Chandler Jones

Discussion in 'NFL Draft' started by TorontoTitanFan, Apr 25, 2012.

  1. TorontoTitanFan Pro Bowler

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    Both Mike Mayock and Mike Lombardi have come out in the past day or so and said this guy is the best defensive player in the draft.

    What the hell?
  2. Ensconatus Namaste

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    Heard of Meteoric rise right? This is the media-oric version where someone is getting payed to say.
  3. Bababooey Veteran

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    Mayock said he CAN be the best player. Talking more of his upside than anything. If they guy is half the athlete his brothers are, he'll be very good.
  4. HeadOnASwivel Starter

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    I just don't get this love for Jones, he's had a total of 10 sacks in 33 games!!!

    His brother Jon "Bones" Jones must have been making the rounds, calling all of these commentators threatening a beat down if they don't promote Chandler, lol.
  5. steverife Starter

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    He looked amazing against West Virginia. Every other time I saw Syracuse, I don't think I noticed him.

    Of course that means that I noticed him one more time than Dontari Poe.
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  6. RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    There are literally three threads on Chandler Jones. Just sayin'.
  7. LoneWolf Starter

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    The team Jones played for was terrible and was always playing from behind, in those situations their isn't a opportunity to rush the passer. Every defensive lineman has some flaw, question mark, or concern about some aspect of his game. Its to the point of putting every defensive lineman in a hat and draw a name, us as fans only know what we remember seeing, read, or hear. The scouts did their homework hopefully we pick the right one.
  8. steverife Starter

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    It isn't so much that he didn't make a ton of great plays, it is that he seemed like he had no idea what to do.
  9. LoneWolf Starter

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    I never watched him play but that is the defense the scouts are giving him, so I wouldn't even know. It just seems every prospect just has upside no one is a stud.
  10. Titanup1982 Pro Bowler

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    He needs to put about 15-20 lbs if he wants to play in this league. He plays way too high, and won't be successful if he doesn't fix that.

    I do however see him being a big time playmaker in the future.

    But, to say he is the best defensive player in this draft is absurd..

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