What a weekend it was for the draft! Actually, not really. With the exception of Desean Jackson’s mini-slide (fall to the 2nd round), most of the
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It was somewhat of a funky draft for the wide receivers. None were taken in the first round, and a lot of those taken before
With that said, I think Philly will be a great fit for Jackson, since he’ll be playing in a football market, with an established veteran QB and strong offensive system.
And speaking of
Even in college, plays like this one at USC in ’06 is what you can probably expect on a weekly basis:
But he’ll get back like he always does, and by season’s end, I hope we’ll be seeing more plays where he’s doing this: