Wonderlic scores of some of this years QB's

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  1. JCBRAVE

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    NFL Network's Albert Breer just tweeted out some of the Wonderlic scores from this year.

    Jeff Mathews --- 40
    Johnny Manziel --- 32
    Blake Bortles --- 28
    Jimmy Garrapolo --- 24
    Derek Carr --- 20
    Teddy Bridgewater --- 20

    and for those of you who dont put much stock in the Wonderlic test, youre not alone http://www.psychology.uga.edu/people/bios/faculty/HoffmanDoc/Lyons, Hoffman, & Mischel (in press).pdf (good luck reading that BTW)
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  2. TheSureThing

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    Manziel 32
    Bortles 28
    Garrapolo 24
    Carr 20
    Bridgewater 20


    discuss...
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  3. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

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    I took a practice one online.. I couldn't get close to done, because of so much lag time, after clicking "next."

    Some of the questions are pretty tough. It's been so long since I took a math course.. that I had long forgotten how to answer some of them.

    But some were so ridiculously easy, that there is literally no way that anyone over 12 years old should score under a 10-15.
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    Vince Young made an 8
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  5. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

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    JCB beat you to the punch.
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  6. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

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    Precisely. That puts him at about the mentality of an 8-10 year old.
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  7. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

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    Wonderlic scores are good for testing a very limited scope of things: Time management, and being able to answer math and English solutions.

    I can't see how it is used to judge any more than that.

    It does not judge how well you work with other people, how egotistical you can be, how you respond to adversity, and if you can actually perform the job you are asked to perform.

    It is the perfect test to find out if someone will succeed at crunching numbers in an isolated cubicle.
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  8. SawdustMan

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    I thought it was a 6. Either way, pretty freaking astounding.
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    It may of been 6. I just know it as in the single digits lol...either way...pathetic!
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    Looks like this organization has never put much stock into the wonderlic....

    Steve McNair= 15
    Vince Young= 6
    Jake Locker= 20
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