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    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
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    I am really, really surprised he wasn't a July signing because his slot value really hasn't been set yet by the other Round 1 picks being signed. Seems like a good sign he is motivated to just get on the field and play football.
    In past years this was an issue, but under the new CBA, rookie salaries are essentially slotted (for all intents and purposes).


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    My favorite quote form an article about Jarvis signing and Landry being the lone draft choice that is unsigned.

    Jones, a quarterback from Oklahoma taken in the fourth round, is expected to sign very soon. He and Jarvis Jones are not related.
    This made me rofl.gifLandry and Jarvis aren't related, really?

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    Quote Originally Posted by papillon View Post
    My favorite quote form an article about Jarvis signing and Landry being the lone draft choice that is unsigned.



    This made me rofl.gifLandry and Jarvis aren't related, really?

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    Technically they could be brothers from other mothers and both took their dad's name. But given Jarvy's dark complexion, Landry's mom woulda probably had to be Albino for this scenario to work.

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    Landry is more related to Jarvis' Subway food statue than Jarvis is, complexion-wise.


    1.22 OLB Shane Ray 6'3" 245 lbs. Missouri
    2.56 CB/FS Eric Rowe 6'1" 205 lbs. Utah
    3.87 TE Clive Walford 6'4" 251 lbs. Miami
    4.121 DE Henry Anderson 6'6" 294 lbs. Stanford
    5.160 WR Stefon Diggs 6'0" 195 lbs. Maryland
    6.199 OLB Kyle Emanuel 6'3" 255 lbs. North Dakota State
    6.212c CB Quandre Diggs 5'9" 196 lbs. Texas
    7.239 RB John Crockett 6'0" 217 lbs. North Dakota State

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    Quote Originally Posted by RuthlessBurgher View Post
    Landry is more related to Jarvis' Subway food statue than Jarvis is, complexion-wise.
    The Subway sammich is their other brother

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