Do the workout wonders ever work out?

Discussion in 'NFL Draft' started by TitanJeff, Mar 7, 2006.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

    24,238
    6,480
    1,119
    In a water cooler conversation the other day, the topic rolled around to guys who make a huge leap after the Combine or a Pro Day because of a 40 time. We were trying to name those players who were drafted higher because of their workout and see if it somehow played out in their NFL careers.

    I remembered Dante Stallworth shooting up after a big 40 and he's not been close living up to expecations so far. Any other workout warriors anyone else remembers?
    #1
  2. nigel

    nigel Back on the bus

    2,813
    27
    364
    Tyrone Calico.
    #2
  3. #3
  4. Puck

    Puck Pro Bowler

    13,051
    451
    539
    :hmm:
    #4
  5. Jwill1919

    Jwill1919 Coach

    3,966
    734
    439
    Bryant Johnson, Bethel Johnson, Ashley Lelie, Quincy Morgan....
    #5
  6. Puck

    Puck Pro Bowler

    13,051
    451
    539
    the only time I think 40 times matter is with LB and S

    also, S>>L>>O>>W>> 40 times can kill RB's / WR's
    #6
  7. Gunny

    Gunny Lord and Master Tip Jar Donor

    48,383
    6,913
    1,309
    No, look at Maurice Clarett his 40 time propelled him....:brow:

    Although looking at Anquan Boldin and Jerry Rice 40 times for WRs shouldnt be too much of an issue.
    #7
  8. PhiSlammaJamma

    PhiSlammaJamma Critical Possession

    6,528
    328
    439
    Did the watercooler have anything to say?
    #8
  9. Gunny

    Gunny Lord and Master Tip Jar Donor

    48,383
    6,913
    1,309
    :ha: :ha:
    #9
  10. MadAboutMcNair

    MadAboutMcNair Starter

    732
    3
    334
    I thought Lelie was having a pretty good career in Denver. He should be their number one wr this year right? Has he really played bad enough to be on this list?
    #10
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.