We’re a little more than 24 hours away from finding out who will be the first overall pick of the NFL draft and a report from Cleveland indicates that the Browns are looking at quarterbacks other than Sam Darnold.
It takes time and effort. You have to get to know your teammates. In college it took over three years to develop some of these relationships. They need to understand how invested you are so that once it comes down to those crucial moments in a season, when you say something it comes from a place of understanding and respect for how much I have put in the offseason. . . .
Authentic Kids Eric Ebron Jersey You have to know how guys respond. Some guys might need a kick in the butt. Some guys might be super-self critical and they need some encouragement. Every relationship is unique. It’s messy. It takes time. There’s not an end-all-be-all trick you can do. There’s not some pretty answer you can throw out there for a team. It just takes time and effort. You have to get to know a person and you have to understand if that person is willing to put in that effort to become a leader. I can say with full conviction that I am that guy. When I say ‘A’ type personality that’s what I mean. The fact that I’m gonna be that gel in the room that relates guys on the team that have nothing to relate to because I’m gonna be doing the right things at all time.
Whether it’s been taking some risks on players with character concerns, injury concerns or other issues, the Seahawks have not gotten the return on investment from their draft choices over the last several years they would have liked. Frank Clark, Tyler Lockett, Justin Britt, Luke Willson and others have become quality starters and contributors and the jury is still out on some players from last year’s class, but they haven’t been hitting at nearly the same rate they did early on in their tenure. That led to a refining of the process.
At some point, the character stuff, there’s red flags usually on everybody but what happens is you end up kind of ignoring some of those red flags if you feel like you have a specific need or a fit for a player. I think it’s happened in the past, it will probably happen in the future but you just want to limit those, Schneider said.
Virgil Green Youth Jersey Two-time Super Bowl champion tight end Bennie Cunningham died of cancer Monday at the age of 63, according to the Associated Press.
Cunningham played 10 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers and won two rings Sean Mannion Youth jersey with the team in Super Bowls XIII and XIV over the Dallas Cowboys and Los Angeles Rams.
Cunningham appeared in 118 games in his career and caught 202 passes for 2,879 yards and 20 touchdowns. He also had 19 catches for 219 yards and two touchdowns in the playoffs, including a touchdown in the 1979 AFC Championship game.