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Old 04-29-2008   #41
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Chris Williams got a 32
Brandon Albert a 23
Ryan Clady a 13

Molden the 3rd rd CB wants to be a prosecuter after football . Okam was rumored to go to law school and Slaton had a really good score . Demeco was an Academic All- American , Okoye started college at 16 ... I'm seeing a trend .
Don't forget Kalu from Rice.
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Kalu may have been the reason we didn't go DE in the draft.
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I think the Texans look at the Wunderlich scores . Slaton had one of the or the highest for a RB . Duane Brown had a 29 / the average for an OT is 26 .
If it is all about Wunderlich scores, why didn't they choose me then? I have scored in the high 40's on that test! I could be a great draft pick!
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If it is all about Wunderlich scores, why didn't they choose me then? I have scored in the high 40's on that test! I could be a great draft pick!
You ran a 6.4 40 .

It's not all about the test but it's a tie breaker .
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You ran a 6.4 40 .

It's not all about the test but it's a tie breaker .
yeah but I am a 5'10 165lb LT. Find me another Left tackle with my measurables and my speed.
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yeah but I am a 5'10 165lb LT. Find me another Left tackle with my measurables and my speed.
You know ... if Duane Brown was'nt there ... I bet they would have traded out of the 1st round and picked you .
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You know ... if Duane Brown was'nt there ... I bet they would have traded out of the 1st round and picked you .
you know its kind of funny. Right before the Texans pick, my cell phone rang and a buddy pretended to be Rick Smith and said that he would like to draft me with the team's first round pick and what ,my thoughts were to play for my home town team.

Thing is, he has done it every year since 2002 and it NEVER gets old!
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you know its kind of funny. Right before the Texans pick, my cell phone rang and a buddy pretended to be Rick Smith and said that he would like to draft me with the team's first round pick and what ,my thoughts were to play for my home town team.

Thing is, he has done it every year since 2002 and it NEVER gets old!
Hell, it got old 2 or 3 times while I was reading it.
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