A First Round Tight End?


Andy’s wrong. Tight end is not a premium position. Unless you have an opportunity to draft someone like Kellen Winslow, I would never pick one in the first round.

Greg Bedard had this to say in his Packer Insider chat today: “Vernon Davis only backs up my thinking on the TE position: it’s highly overrated. Davis was a workout wonder. Who cares if the guy can run a 4.38 when he blocks more than half the time? The Giants spent a first-round pick on a TE and the team won a Super Bowl without him.”


UPDATE: Bedard also hinted that the Packers would have news about the QB position shortly, but nothing terribly exciting.  Here’s hoping it doesn’t involve Daunte Culpepper.


One Response to “A First Round Tight End?”

  1. Draft Eve Overview | Cheesehead TV Says:

    […] the net for that. (Some personal faves here, here and here) I would, however, like to engage in the Taking-A-Tight-End-In-the-First-Round Debate that is raging over at PackerGeeks. (Raging, Aaron? Yes, dear reader, […]

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