Jump to content
  • Hey There!

    Please register to see fewer ads and a better viewing experience:100_Emoji_42x42:

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

carolina-chuck

Two 2014 Recievers not named Lee or Watkins

Recommended Posts

No....just no. He doesn't possess the vertical threat at the next level that Tron does. If you were to say the way he attacks the catch point is similar, or the way he understands how to use his frame is similar than sure, but Tron is a special receiver because he's huge AND insanely fast among other things...

 

 

Calvin John is 6'5", 239 and runs a 4.3.

 

That is insane.

 

I never said he "was" or "going" to be Calvin Johnson. I know he's not. I'm saying he looks like a Calvin Johnson in college. I'm not the only person who have thought of that too. Go google it up.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites


He doesn't look like a Calvin Johnson though because he's nowhere near as explosive as Calvin Johnson. They're completely different players. He looks like a Vincent Jackson. That's not taking away anything from Evans, because he's a special player. But to say he looks like Tron is just incorrect....

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Qise got loose on the first offensive play for USC!

yeah he did,QB play is hurting USC more then anything. that was a terrible decision. but Lee got 2 catches for almost 100 yards on a 85% knee.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

yeah he did,QB play is hurting USC more then anything. that was a terrible decision. but Lee got 2 catches for almost 100 yards on a 85% knee.

 

Yea the TD was mostly the safety biting badly on the play action, but Lee's did show off some great acceleration out of his break. The 23 yarder was the more impressive play to me. He made the catch, turned the corner to make a guy miss, maintained his center of gravity to stay in bounds, and accelerated quickly up the sideline for some quality YAC. He could have had another long TD too. He had a step on the DB but Kessler wasn't able to get enough air under the ball giving the DB time to recover and deflect the pass. All in all good game for a not 100% Lee. He helped his team get the win, and was able to show scouts his ability hasn't gone anywhere.

 

I'm obviously a bit biased, but if we're picking in the late teens with all the Tackles and Evans & Watkins gone we would be crazy not to take Lee imo. He's going to be a deadly play maker at the next level, and will only get better with better QB play....

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Watkins is showing why he's probably the best WR in this class. As well as Evans have played, I still feel that both Watkins and Lee are much better prospects. Marqise Lee is still amazing, but isnt having a great season due to injuries and bad QB play. He's still a beast imo, and had a good game vs. Oregon St.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I know this thread is not about Watkins, but his route running is some of the best that I have seen in a while and hardly gets mentioned. He understands the stems and how to break DBs down getting in out of his breaks with speed and confidence. He changes speed really well, and doesn't show the route before he breaks.

 

Watkins route running, especially his double-moves, is fantastic. What worries me slightly is his release from press ocverage. He hasn't seen much in college and may take some time to adjust. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Lee is fast but he has a tendency to body-catch and isn't great against press. Most of his big games come against top-caliber Ds. He was also helped by Robert Woods and Matt Barkley. He is a burner with some upside but I don't see him as being on a par with Watkins or Evans.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

He doesn't look like a Calvin Johnson though because he's nowhere near as explosive as Calvin Johnson. They're completely different players. He looks like a Vincent Jackson. That's not taking away anything from Evans, because he's a special player. But to say he looks like Tron is just incorrect....

 

Completely agree with this statement but some, including big names like Daniel Jeremiah, are making this comparison. Evans doesn't have CJ's freakish athleticism but is a very good player, the best WR for us in this class. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The way we are playing now we are going to be out of the position for Watkins, Evans, and probably Lee.

 

Matthews and a few others are solid but not sure if i'd waste a first on them.

If the big 3 WR are gone Eric Ebron would be the best pick.  He's a game changer TE.  Olson with EE will be just as good if not better than a #2.

Ebron has shown he is The best TE this season and TE's are not a popular pick causing him to fall to our range.

 

Few clips so far this year:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PhiRiTSQ5Y

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmiQZ3tp_sU

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Right now if we get a pass catcher in the first I'm hoping it's one of Lee, Ebron, Coleman. In that order...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites



×