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Thread: Manny Sanders - The Forgotten WR

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    Quote Originally Posted by SidSmythe View Post
    Manny Sanders reminds me of Ernie Mills
    Interesting comp. He reminds me a bit of Holmes, but without the attitude. Decent speed, but more fast that quick, with an ability to get himself open on intermediate routes.

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    I was thinking that of that mid-90's group, I see more Andre Hastings in Manny Sanders than Ernie Mills.


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    Quote Originally Posted by RuthlessBurgher View Post
    I was thinking that of that mid-90's group, I see more Andre Hastings in Manny Sanders than Ernie Mills.
    Yancey Thigpen?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
    Yancey Thigpen?
    Yancey had a couple of 1300 yard receiving seasons as a Steeler...Sanders still doesn't have 1000 yards combined in all 3 NFL seasons...I'd hold off on that comparison at this point.


    Trade #22 (780 points) to JAX for #36 + #67 (795 points)

    2.4 TE Maxx Williams, Minnesota 6'4" 250 lbs.
    2.24 OLB Nate Orchard, Utah 6'3" 252 lbs.
    3.3 OG Laken Tomlinson, Duke 6'4" 323 lbs.
    3.23 SS Jaquiski Tartt, Samford 6'1" 220 lbs.
    4.22 CB Ronald Darby, Florida State 5'11" 195 lbs.
    5.24 FS Kurtis Drummond, Michigan State 6'1" 205 lbs.
    6.23 CB Cam Thomas, Western Kentucky 6'0" 195 lbs.
    7.22 RB Malcolm Brown, Texas 6'0" 223 lbs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RuthlessBurgher View Post
    Yancey had a couple of 1300 yard receiving seasons as a Steeler...Sanders still doesn't have 1000 yards combined in all 3 NFL seasons...I'd hold off on that comparison at this point.
    I was thinking more style about being able to get open and get YAC.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
    I was thinking more style about being able to get open and get YAC.
    Okay...I was thinking Hastings, because he was a similar smooth athlete type and was effective on 3rd downs.


    Trade #22 (780 points) to JAX for #36 + #67 (795 points)

    2.4 TE Maxx Williams, Minnesota 6'4" 250 lbs.
    2.24 OLB Nate Orchard, Utah 6'3" 252 lbs.
    3.3 OG Laken Tomlinson, Duke 6'4" 323 lbs.
    3.23 SS Jaquiski Tartt, Samford 6'1" 220 lbs.
    4.22 CB Ronald Darby, Florida State 5'11" 195 lbs.
    5.24 FS Kurtis Drummond, Michigan State 6'1" 205 lbs.
    6.23 CB Cam Thomas, Western Kentucky 6'0" 195 lbs.
    7.22 RB Malcolm Brown, Texas 6'0" 223 lbs.

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    Who is this mysterious WR Flippy keeps alluding to? Just tell us already. The suspense is killing me...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ghost View Post
    Who is this mysterious WR Flippy keeps alluding to? Just tell us already. The suspense is killing me...
    Troy Edwards

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    1.22) Dante Fowler, OLB, UF
    2.56) PJ Williams, CB, FSU
    3.87) Ben Koyack, TE, ND
    4.120) Kurtis Drummond, FS, MSU
    5.152) David Johnson, RB, North Iowa
    6.183) Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon St.
    7.214) Lynden Trail, OLB, Norfolk St.

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    Quote Originally Posted by papillon View Post
    Troy Edwards

    Pappy
    Gross. I just threw up a little in my mouth when I read that name.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SidSmythe View Post
    I have 2 words for you!! David Gilreath
    Such a great post goes unnoticed. I agree I believe Gilreath to have the tools to be the real deal.

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