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Posted 22 January 2013 - 03:41 AM

(Day one notes)

- Eric Fisher is unstoppable. Literally is on a whole other level, I honestly would put him right up there with Joeckel and unfortunately it looks like there's no way he makes it passed San Diego. Fisher looked bored out there today, nobody even competed against him. Alex Okafor was absolutely dominating but didn't do a damn thing against Fisher.

- Jordan Poyer is a name that doesn't get mentioned enough around here. He's definitely in the same class as Milliner/Banks/Rhodes, and proved so today. Completely blanketed every receiver he faced and showed incredible quickness and instinct. Plays with so much heart.

Anyone else take notes or ya'll just gonna repost Walterfootballs analysis?

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 07:59 AM

Here are some insightful scouts to follow on twitter. All of them will be in Mobile posting unique and in depth analysis.

@TMeltonScouting, @NFLDraftMonster, @RyanLownes, @ECStoner, @OptimumScouting

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 08:28 AM

i did. i watched the live look in and here are some prospects that stood out.

Eric Fisher- like you said he looked like a franchise LT. Michael Buchanan was blocked easily, and i only worried about if the competition he faced was below him but he proved yesterday that he can play with the big boys.

Jordan Poyer- quick feet, can flip his hips, and is just a magnet to the ball.

Aaron Dobson- Big, ran nice routes

Kawaan Short- quick, good hand placement. looks like a natural 3 tech.

Kyle Long- didnt like him at OT, but did look a lot better at LG.maybe the short arms makes him a better OG than OT.

Markus Wheaton- good route runner, quick, and a fighter. was getting mugged by Trufant but kept fighting to run the route, and would have got a PI from the defender.

Brandon Williams- can move a 341 pounder. proved he can play with the big boys, and will be the ideal NT in a 4-3.

Sylvester Williams- the ideal 3 tech or 5 tech. big body who can pass rush and disrupt.ideal 3 tech.

Datone Jones- truck DL that is athletic, quick, and powerful. can line up all across the DL but looks like a LDE or strongside DE.can also see him play some 5 tech and bump down to a 3 tech in passing situations.

deep talent at the senior bowl this year.another great website is draftcountdown.com they are also at the senior bowl.
so is Joe Person lol.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 09:03 AM

I watched Fisher specifically.. and wow, I was really impressed with that guy. I'm not sure who I'd compare him to, but I'd now love him as a #14 pick. Doubt he will be there at this point. I just hope we don't take an OG that high. Please trade down and acquire more picks if you want to take an OG.

Poyer looked good except the time where he grabbed jersey on a double move.

I liked Okafor but we aren't in the market for a DE.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 09:40 AM

I watched Fisher specifically.. and wow, I was really impressed with that guy. I'm not sure who I'd compare him to, but I'd now love him as a #14 pick. Doubt he will be there at this point. I just hope we don't take an OG that high. Please trade down and acquire more picks if you want to take an OG.

Poyer looked good except the time where he grabbed jersey on a double move.

I liked Okafor but we aren't in the market for a DE.


I'm not a big fan of comparing prospects to a prospect that went to the same school, but he looks like a more polished Joe Staley.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 10:41 AM

I'm not a big fan of comparing prospects to a prospect that went to the same school, but he looks like a more polished Joe Staley.


That's what Mayock said.. Staley. I don't remember Staley as a prospect so I can't comment. He has the same size as Nate Solder, so he reminds me of him from a pure size aspect. Fisher seems more athletic to me though.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 11:15 AM

That's what Mayock said.. Staley. I don't remember Staley as a prospect so I can't comment. He has the same size as Nate Solder, so he reminds me of him from a pure size aspect. Fisher seems more athletic to me though.


Staley is a tall guy like Fisher, played TE but converted to tackle. They're both super athletic and dominated at Central Michigan.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 11:21 AM

What is the story on Eric Fisher? He played at a small school. Is that why his stock is lower than Joeckel? Or is there actual tape that shows he's not as talented. I tend to believe the tape is more important than Senior Bowl practice although I do enjoy watching.

There was another tackle. Pugh I think, that measured with really short arms. Is that really enough to end his prospects as a tackle in the NFL or is that just false draft logic? I mean Geoff Schwartz and Byron Bell were late picks or undrafted but they could play in the NFL just fine.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 11:26 AM

Fisher was just at a small school prospect, said something like he only had 2 offers to play college ball. but he has the talent to be a franchise LT.Pugh does have short arms and when i was watching the practice yesterday he had trouble with the DEs when he was on the left side. Mayock said he will probably make the switch to the OG or the right side because he is very athletic.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 11:26 AM

What is the story on Eric Fisher? He played at a small school. Is that why his stock is lower than Joeckel? Or is there actual tape that shows he's not as talented. I tend to believe the tape is more important than Senior Bowl practice although I do enjoy watching.

There was another tackle. Pugh I think, that measured with really short arms. Is that really enough to end his prospects as a tackle in the NFL or is that just false draft logic? I mean Geoff Schwartz and Byron Bell were late picks or undrafted but they could play in the NFL just fine.



It's honestly just a level of competition issue like always.

I love both prospects, and both will have excellent careers. I'm almost starting to like Fisher more though just based in his size and strength. Joeckel's got those little arms, he needs to get a lot bigger but he'll be okay.


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