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    A lot of people wanted Paul Poz too, hes a fine player but its pretty clear timmons is significantly better

    In hindsight drafting the next best player to come out of the draft is probably Marshall Yanda all the way down at 86 lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by K Train View Post
    A lot of people wanted Paul Poz too, hes a fine player but its pretty clear timmons is significantly better

    In hindsight drafting the next best player to come out of the draft is probably Marshall Yanda all the way down at 86 lol
    Joe Staley went 28th. Eric Weddle went 37th. Ryan Kalil went 59th.


    1 Landon Collins SS Alabama
    2 Byron Jones CB UConn
    3 David Johnson RB N Iowa
    4 Lyndon Trail OLB Norfolk St
    5 Nick Marshall CB Auburn
    6 Blake Bell TE Oklahoma
    7 Travis Raciti DE San Jose St

    Trade down w/ JAX:

    2 Maxx Williams TE Minnesota
    2 Nate Orchard OLB Utah
    3 Laken Tomlinson OG Duke
    3 Jaquiski Tartt SS Samford
    4 Ronald Darby CB Florida St
    5 Kurtis Drummond FS Michigan St
    6 Cam Thomas CB W Kentucky
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    Quote Originally Posted by K Train View Post
    A lot of people wanted Paul Poz too, hes a fine player but its pretty clear timmons is significantly better

    In hindsight drafting the next best player to come out of the draft is probably Marshall Yanda all the way down at 86 lol

    really, how so?
    1) Alex Carter CB
    2) Nate Orchard OLB
    3) Anthony Harris S
    4) Jesse James TE
    5) David Johnson RB
    6)
    7)

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    Timmons was rated a first round pick by all nearly all of the "draft pundits" held in such high esteem on this board (except when certain posters don't agree with them)...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slapstick View Post
    Timmons was rated a first round pick by all nearly all of the "draft pundits" held in such high esteem on this board (except when certain posters don't agree with them)...

    first round sure, 15, none
    1) Alex Carter CB
    2) Nate Orchard OLB
    3) Anthony Harris S
    4) Jesse James TE
    5) David Johnson RB
    6)
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    He was rated a mid-first round pick...

    Directly in the middle of the first round is pick 16....

    If, in your world, 15 is "way before" 16, I can see what you're saying...

    Thankfully, Timmons has been worth it...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slapstick View Post
    He was rated a mid-first round pick...

    Directly in the middle of the first round is pick 16....

    If, in your world, 15 is "way before" 16, I can see what you're saying...

    Thankfully, Timmons has been worth it...
    how about this?
    you provide links to all the draft sites that had timmons listed before pick 20 and i'll try to find some that have him going later. whoever comes up with less, loses.
    we can make a wager on it. you in?
    1) Alex Carter CB
    2) Nate Orchard OLB
    3) Anthony Harris S
    4) Jesse James TE
    5) David Johnson RB
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    At the time it was well known to be a bit of a reach...

    It'll be tough to find the draft profiles from back them but NFL Draft Scout is legit and they have him rated as Rounds: 1-2 which typically means the bottom half of the first round or the top half of the second.

    http://www.nfldraftscout.com/ratings...007&genpos=OLB

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    How about this link, where they redo the 2007 draft based upon how the players actually performed:

    http://walterfootball.com/draft2007redraft.php

    Here, Timmons is a top 10 pick...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slapstick View Post
    How about this link, where they redo the 2007 draft based upon how the players actually performed:

    http://walterfootball.com/draft2007redraft.php

    Here, Timmons is a top 10 pick...
    I'm not sure how thats relevant to the discussion... That site was has Woodley as #6 compared to Timmons at #10. I completely forgot that Beason was in that draft.

    Based on their careers to date... would you choose Beason or Timmons?

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