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    yeah I know ...

    it's all opinion but it's still pretty cool because he was not a 1st round pick or even a 2nd rounder or a 3rd ... :cool::cool::cool:

    McCourty gets mention also.

    Oakland Raiders DE Lamarr Houston is a rookie to watch - ESPN

     
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    TB Mike Williams is ahead of Hernandez:eek::confused::confused:
     
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    He's in really nice company there. It has really been a good draft class for the NFL this season.
     
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    Mike 23 receptions for 283 yards and 3 TD's.

    Aaron 22 receptions for 301 and 0 TD's.

    so they are giving huge weight to TD's .... I'm not sure hernandez will be a huge red zone target ... probably Gronk now but who's complaining ... i'll take Hernandez over Williams all day long and i think his stats will eclipse williams eventually.

    4 out of 10 are not 1st round guys ... interesting how that happens.
     
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    If you compare their numbers it's not even close if you evaluate for the positions they play.
    Aaron Hernandez is just about a top 5 TE in the entire NFL as a rookie. Mike Williams doesn't crack the top 20 as a WR.
     
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    In fact he's the lowest pick in the top-10. Great value
     
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    Mike Williams is very good[ for a rookie], but two different skill sets between him and Hernandez.
     
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    McCourty gets an honorable mention.
     
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    That fins kid the OLB should be on that list imo as much as it pains me to say it.
     
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    I love that the entire article is about LaMarr Houston, but then they don't put Houston in the top 10. That's ESPN for you.
     
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    Kiper must be in bed with Houston's agent
     
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    after I posted... then I realized my faux pas:( I figured TD's would take the cake:(.

    YAC differential????
     
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    One plays with Tom Brady, the other plays with Josh Freeman, thats gotta count for something
     
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    Why? He's pretty mediocre.
     
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    Well, Hernandez has 18 more yards, but Williams has also scored three TD's so far, while Hernandez has yet to score, so I can see BSPN's rational.

    Both players are doing well, and Hernandez is on pace for something in the neighborhood of 1,000 yards. That is very impressive when you consider he's a TE, plays for NE, his offense features other talented receivers, and he's the youngest player in the NFL.
     
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    Well, thank goodness he's not ranked 6th. I'd be really ticked off if that happened!
     
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    I would like to know both of their YAC yards


    YAC is really important to me...... If a guy like Hernandez has more YAC yards than it should not even be a competition.
     
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    A little OT but is Hernz the only player in the NFL that can't legally drink alcohol? :)
     
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    What? top 5 TE in NFL? What the hell are you talking about?
    Gates, Vernon Davis, Dallas Clark, Tony Gonzalez, Cooley, Witten, and I could go on and on...
    Look, I love the kid, but he has had some drops, and really can't block much, no way in hell is he a top 5 TE, not even top 10.
     
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    I think it meant 'in receiving yards'!

    He is actually 10th :)
     
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