Anthony Barr

Discussion in 'NFL Draft' started by xpmar9x, Feb 12, 2014.

  1. 2ToneBlueBlood

    2ToneBlueBlood Starter

    3,052
    1,207
    469

    I'm not saying the Titans won't draft him, but just from what I've seen Barr has been over hyped. Would much rather have a guy like Mack. Mack is a playmaker. He is an expert at creating turnovers.
     
  2. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Enjoy it while it lasts Tip Jar Donor

    72,520
    24,303
    1,209
    There's something wrong with every prospect, Barr's good far outweighs his bad. But I do see what youre saying, I watched his Stanford game, very average looking in that game. That was a good game to me because he misses plays all day, shows you the worst you can expect from the guy. But still at the end of the day the kid played his heart out.
     
  3. Dee

    Dee Pro Bowler

    8,598
    2,970
    559
    If Mack and Barr are both sitting there at 11, which is unlikely, I would go with Mack. I'm not against Barr I think it's a win win. Obviously we have some UCLA ties so I think that could sway us more towards Barr but I think Mack will translate to the NFL faster which is what we need. But overall I would be happy as hell with Barr.
     
    • High Five High Five x 2
  4. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

    25,465
    10,668
    939
    I've wanted Barr since about midseason, but I don't think he'll be there at #11.
     
  5. JR1980

    JR1980 Starter

    6,480
    2,320
    459
    Hey, I am with you guys. As long as they don't reach for a bad QB or an OT outside of the best top 2, I would be happy with Mack or Barr...Dream situation. I am curious to see how the combine will shake up these Mock Drafts.
     
  6. steverife

    steverife Starter

    4,554
    1,633
    469
    Love Barr. I was raving over him last year. One thing to keep in mind is that this is his 2nd year of defense, so I'm sure there is room to grow with his technique and instincts.

    I can't see him dropping to 11, but I'd be super pumped to get him or Mack.
     
    • High Five High Five x 1
  7. UrbanLegend3

    UrbanLegend3 Pro Bowler

    4,402
    2,284
    519
    Getting either one of those guys would go a long way towards making this defense elite. If they're there we gotta take them, period.
     
    • High Five High Five x 1
  8. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

    29,025
    13,526
    1,039
    BPA

    and I hope that is Barr. Pretty much decided he is the guy I want, and Mack comes in second.
     
  9. xhrr

    xhrr Starter

    3,775
    1,454
    369
    Mack over Barr but I wouldn't be mad if we end up with Barr. Mack is a surefire star and I think Barr has that potential but has a higher chance to bust.
     
  10. The Hammer

    The Hammer Problematic AF

    40,572
    14,042
    1,239
    I know of another UCLA OLB that was supposed to go that high a few years back. Ended up slipping all the way to the second round. His name is Akeen Ayers ;)

    And he ended up being benched in Cleveland.
     
  • Welcome to goTitans.com

    Established in 2000, goTitans.com is the place for Tennessee Titans fans to talk Titans. Our roots go back to the Tennessee Oilers Fan Page in 1997 and we currently have 4,000 diehard members with 1.5 million messages. To find out about advertising opportunities, contact TitanJeff.
  • The Tip Jar

    For those of you interested in helping the cause, we offer The Tip Jar. For $2 a month, you can become a subscriber and enjoy goTitans.com without ads.

    Hit the Tip Jar