Janzen Jackson (FS)

Discussion in 'NFL Draft' started by Ten_Titans, Feb 12, 2012.

  1. TorontoTitanFan

    TorontoTitanFan Pro Bowler

    The hit to the team is that you didn't get to take another player in the 6th round that you really liked. That's not nothing.

    It's probably safe to say that every 6th round pick was given a higher grade (probably 3rd or 4th round) by the team that took him.

    You would have to really feel like Jackson was over his problems for it to be worth the risk in taking him. You don't just say "what the hell" and take a guy in the 6th round (or any round) unless you really believe he has a shot to be great.
  2. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion

    I am pretty sure we are not doomed if we miss on a 6th round pick.
  3. Sonic28

    Sonic28 Starter


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    Maybe not, but there's gems to be had in the 6th round.

    QB - Marc Bulger
    K - Neil Rackers
    LB - Adalius Thomas
    QB - Tom Brady
    LB - Cato June
    WR - David Tyree
    FS - Yeremiah Bell
    TE - Bo Scaife
    C - Chris Myers
    QB - Derek Anderson
    FB - Lawrence Vickers
    FS - Antoine Bethea
    K - Nick Folk
    C - John Sullivan
    WR - Pierre Garçon
    CB - Jason McCourty
    RB - Anthony Dixon
    WR - Antonio Brown
  5. The Playmaker

    The Playmaker pineapple pizza party

    ^You're reaching a little bit there.

    The whole draft is one big risk because you never know what you're going to get if it's in the 6th round or even the 1st. I'll take Jackson who could have been a much higher pick than some other guy.
  6. Titans2004

    Titans2004 Pro Bowler

    I think we need to sign Pacman to be the NB replacing Finny and then we can bring in Jackson to replace Griffin. Let Pacman take Jackson under his wing and show him how to really make it rain.

    If you think the guy can get his head on straight then you draft him where you think his talent places him. If you don't feel comfortable with where his head is then you pass on him.

    Every draft pick is risk. I have no problem with taking a risk on a guy who could have major upside.
  7. Ten_Titans

    Ten_Titans Pro Bowler

    Ok, so we didn't go defense in the first round, and while saftey is a need, DT,DE and CB are bigger ones.

    Janzen Jackson, 6th round, make it happen FO.

    To recap, Eric Berry described him as the best athlete on the team Janzen's freshman year (Berry's junior).

    -Hits like a hammer(+)

    - Has taken transforming into a projectile to an artform.(+)(-)

    -Good ball instincts (+)

    -Average to a little below average 40 for a free saftey (-)

    - Got in various trouble at UT (-)

    - Been quiet for about a year and a half at "Middle of Nowhere State"(+)

    Not a Pacman by any means. Having met him once and been on campus with him; by all accounts he is a quiet guy on and off the field who still manages to find trouble. The point being, he won't be a distraction; IMO, but, that is just my slightly educated opinion.
  8. TitansWrath

    TitansWrath Pro Bowler

    With a 6th? Hell yeah!
  9. steverife

    steverife Starter

    Saw him in a fight. Absolutely cannot root for the guy.
  10. FLA Titans Fan

    FLA Titans Fan The GM

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