The reason we are seeing more disappointment in JJ, is because he was touted as so plug-&-play ready. That readiness was part of the reason he (with his 4.9 speed) remained in that draft range.
Originally Posted by feltdizz
I'm not throwing the towel in on him by any means. But I will admit, that I'm disappointed that he isn't having as big an impact as predicted. And honestly, the recent history of highly drafted SEC LBs in the past few years (Melvin Ingram, Dont'a Hightower, Courtney Upshaw) does enter my thinking as well.