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Is Dan Connor really that mediocre?

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  1. Tunescribe

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    Patriots could have had Dan Connor with first third-round pick. I wonder what BB didn't like about him.
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    They said they wanted to get faster....Mayo & Wheatley sure give them that. All the taller corners lacked speed and maybe Connors lacked speed as well - I know he lacks size, which i really important, inside, in our system.

    This pick should be interesting at 78 for sure.
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    Dan Conner projects as a MLB. WE got Mayo yesterday. Belichick was looking for an OLB. Apparently Crable was the highest on his board.
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    Connor actually has nice speed. His ability to diagnose plays makes his playing speed even more impressive.
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    For some reason BB does not like kids from Penn State,I don't know why but have there EVER been a kid from a big school like Penn State that was drafted on this team? - I can't remmeber any
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    Probably the same thing all the other teams don't like about him - he's small and not a great athlete.
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    Yes, he's that bad. I could play better at LB than him.
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    I like Crable better than Connor. Crable has good size, athleticism, and speed.
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