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Keenan Allen Pro Day Tommorow.

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For what it's worth, Jerry Rice ran a 4.71.

Everybody has an opinion but you guys that are dogmatically stating that your opinion is the only possible correct conclusion are making me laugh.

Once again I bring up Luke Kuechly, who like a total of 4 of us wanted last year during these discussions.

We should all just cool our jets.

This comparison is outdated. The NFL of today isn't the NFL of 20 years ago. People should get that stamped into their brains. DBs that ran 4.3s and 4.4s were rare. So were RBs that were built like LBs and WRs that had DL/OL height.

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For what it's worth, Jerry Rice ran a 4.71.

Everybody has an opinion but you guys that are dogmatically stating that your opinion is the only possible correct conclusion are making me laugh.

Once again I bring up Luke Kuechly, who like a total of 4 of us wanted last year during these discussions.

We should all just cool our jets.

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This comparison is outdated. The NFL of today isn't the NFL of 20 years ago. People should get that stamped into their brains. DBs that ran 4.3s and 4.4s were rare. So were RBs that were built like LBs and WRs that had DL/OL height.

Then maybe we should draft Usain Bolt.

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Then maybe we should draft Usain Bolt.

He would be a better WR prospect..Greg Olsen will outrun Keenan Allen...Dan Conner could catch him from behind lol..ok noow I am going to far.

With all things equal...WR that is slow 4.71 n 4.75...coming off of a knee injury that shows he still cannot cut well on drills..lost explosiveness you gotta have too much "faith" that Allen will have corrected and increased his abilities to say all of these measurables and flags are just phooey...

Hurney did that quite a bit as I recall.

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That's another aspect that irks me. Allen supporters act as if Keenan is the consensus #1 WR in this draft but if that were true, then he'd be going before Austin and Patterson. They also act as if his performance today put him on the map. Running a 4.7 only reinforces possession receiver labels and separation concerns. A month ago, fans were claiming he ran a 4.4 and was faster than he appeared on tape. Now, fans are citing that speed isn't important and settle for Allen's routes and hands, which is fine but Hopkins has superior hands and is just as good as Keenan in running routes. So what makes him deserving to be taken as the third best WR in this draft when a WR such as Hopkins is on his talent level?

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All I was doing is stating a fact. You guys can fuss all you want. I don't really have a dog in this fight.

Doesn't make the facts false or my observations untrue.

Best thing for all of us to do is go back and look at the last 10 years worth of drafts and see how many great players got picked after the 1st round and how many busts were picked in the first round. You are fooling yourself if you think you can discern the tea leaves.

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All I was doing is stating a fact. You guys can fuss all you want. I don't really have a dog in this fight.

Doesn't make the facts false or my observations untrue.

Best thing for all of us to do is go back and look at the last 10 years worth of drafts and see how many great players got picked after the 1st round and how many busts were picked in the first round. You are fooling yourself if you think you can discern the tea leaves.

That's really not a fair comparison. There are 32 players selected in the 1st round and 192 (or around that number) after that. That's a way bigger talent pool to find failure and success.

But I get your point.

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That's really not a fair comparison. There are 32 players selected in the 1st round and 192 (or around that number) after that. That's a way bigger talent pool to find failure and success.

But I get your point.

No, my wife gets my point, you just understood what I wrote.

I'm just messin' with you Luke. I get it. But any of us who say we have it figured out are just foolish.

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That's another aspect that irks me. Allen supporters act as if Keenan is the consensus #1 WR in this draft but if that were true, then he'd be going before Austin and Patterson. They also act as if his performance today put him on the map. Running a 4.7 only reinforces possession receiver labels and separation concerns. A month ago, fans were claiming he ran a 4.4 and was faster than he appeared on tape. Now, fans are citing that speed isn't important and settle for Allen's routes and hands, which is fine but Hopkins has superior hands and is just as good as Keenan in running routes. So what makes him deserving to be taken as the third best WR in this draft when a WR such as Hopkins is on his talent level?

You're acting as he's 100% healthy and ran that. You also dismiss his other skills and assets that aren't his speed. Like his route running, his ability to play the outside and the slot. His punt returning ability. Size, build, strength, hands. But oh no, he ran a 4.71 forty, he's not worth it now. LOL. Man...

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No, my wife gets my point, you just understood what I wrote.

I'm just messin' with you Luke. I get it. But any of us who say we have it figured out are just foolish.

Oh I totally agree. Nobody knows what this team will do in the draft. But that won't stop the MB GM's around here who will say they do.

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OMG someone doesnt agree with me, let me throw my hands up. Allen is damaged goods. I would hope carolina has learned their lesson about drafting players with pre-existing injuries. I prefer Hopkins over Allen and Austin. I just dont like him at #14, if they stick with pick 14, then they shouldnt go WR.

I've never once said I didnt like Hopkins. I would love to have either one at 14. But to act like Hopkins is a beast at catching 33 one handed grab from a football jug is like watching Chad Jackson win best hand at the 2006 college Allstars challenge.

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