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The “undersized” narrative, when it pertains to NFL talent, is old and outdated

The “undersized” narrative, when it pertains to NFL talent, is old and outdated

Undersized = short? Stop, this isn’t how you judge a prospect anymore. It was April 27th, 2012, my Dad and I were watching the NFL Draft. The Seattle Seahawks were on the clock and we were discussing quarterbacks who were in the draft. Then coincidentally, the Seattle Seahawks ended up selecting “undersized” QB Russell Wilson out of Wisconsin with the 75th pick in the draft. I remember hearing all the draft analysts saying he’s too short to be a starting QB in the NFL and I just remember thinking that he’ll just be a backup to Matt Flynn. My Dad then told me that Russell Wilson...
Report: 49ers could go circa 2014 Raiders, sign Matt Schaub as potential starter

Report: 49ers could go circa 2014 Raiders, sign Matt Schaub as potential starter

In 2014, the Raiders were severely desperate. They had just come off a 4-12 season in which their three starters were Terrelle Pryor, Matt Flynn, and Matt McGloin. Flynn was a trade acquisition who was cut after one start, Pryor is now a wide receiver, and McGloin was an undrafted rookie who is at best a serviceable backup. It was time for the Raiders to get serious about finding a starting quarterback. The first place they looked was Matt Schaub. At the time, Schaub was 32 years old, just a year removed from a Pro Bowl season, having thrown for over 4000 yards. He was let go by Houston...

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