QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:14 am

Moriarty wrote:As of week 1, his footwork still really sucks
Meh... he's still going to make plays like this, so footwork, shmutwork... can't throw this pass any better...

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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:22 am

Kid reminds me so much of Cutler.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:57 pm

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Jesus Christ :lol:
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:06 pm

Did you find yourself watching Albert Wilson in every clip?
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:07 pm

wab wrote:Did you find yourself watching Albert Wilson in every clip?
DUDE YES!!!

I fucking paused the "tape" and looked him up because I was like who the FUCK is this kid!? My lord that short area burst and the way they kept having him run those jerk routes.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:10 pm

He’s a little dude. But damn.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:19 pm

Mahomes is just so much fun to watch.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:30 pm

G08 wrote:

Jesus Christ :lol:
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i fucking love this qb class. trubs/watson/mahomes are going to be so much fun to watch grow up.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:10 am

Mahomes my favorite QB in the class. He still throws off balance and trusts his arm to much. But that kid is going to be special.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:19 am

mmmc_35 wrote:Mahomes my favorite QB in the class. He still throws off balance and trusts his arm to much. But that kid is going to be special.
He still looks so raw, really needs to clean up his mechanics but I just love his "fuck you/never say die" attitude. Kid's going to be a blast to watch.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:29 am

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mmmc_35 wrote:Mahomes my favorite QB in the class. He still throws off balance and trusts his arm to much. But that kid is going to be special.
He still looks so raw, really needs to clean up his mechanics but I just love his "fuck you/never say die" attitude. Kid's going to be a blast to watch.
Given how maligned this class was coming out it'll be very interesting if there are three solid starters that result from it. Obviously a long way to go before that happens but it at least looks plausible at the moment.
"I wouldn't take him for a conditional 7th. His next contract will pay him more than he could possibly contribute.".

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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Fri Jan 05, 2018 1:32 pm

I think in the end it's going to be a better class than people thought. Trubisky, Watson, and Mahommes look to be legit prospects. I think Kizer is a starter in the NFL, just not in Cleveland. Peterman, Beathard, and Dobbs are at least backup level guys. Kelly and Webb are still unknowns. Kaaya is kind of the odd one out...I don't think he even made it through camp.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:20 pm

G08 wrote:
wab wrote:Did you find yourself watching Albert Wilson in every clip?
DUDE YES!!!

I fucking paused the "tape" and looked him up because I was like who the FUCK is this kid!? My lord that short area burst and the way they kept having him run those jerk routes.
Get ready to see him in Navy and Orange :)
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Jan 08, 2018 3:21 pm

I liked Wilson in the tape but I'd point out that there were multiple guys open on most plays. Nagy was killing them on the chalkboard and protection seemed to be the determining factor on a given play.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:36 am

wab wrote:
G08 wrote:
wab wrote:Did you find yourself watching Albert Wilson in every clip?
DUDE YES!!!

I fucking paused the "tape" and looked him up because I was like who the FUCK is this kid!? My lord that short area burst and the way they kept having him run those jerk routes.
Get ready to see him in Navy and Orange :)
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:57 am

G08 wrote:
wab wrote:
G08 wrote:
wab wrote:Did you find yourself watching Albert Wilson in every clip?
DUDE YES!!!

I fucking paused the "tape" and looked him up because I was like who the FUCK is this kid!? My lord that short area burst and the way they kept having him run those jerk routes.
Get ready to see him in Navy and Orange :)
Nailed it :grovel:
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:18 pm

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Re: QB Prospect: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:20 pm

UOK wrote: I still predict, and we should double check this thread in months, that barring injury Rudolph will go top 5, if not top 3.

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UOK wrote:Some of Mahomes highlights get me pretty excited. I like how dynamic he can be with his feet and making plays where none are available.

Other highlights give me flashes of Henry Burris, and worrying if he's going to be able to hang w/ NFL quality secondaries.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:23 pm

G08 wrote:Keep an eye on this kid... just turned 21 and is currently a Junior.
Kept an eye on him alright... watched him slide right past us and into KC's lap at #10. Fack.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:38 pm

Didn't everyone go goo-goo gah-gah over RG III and Kappy.

I also luved Mahones and thought he was best QB in draft. That being said I am very happy with Mitchell right now as well.

Though if you ask my kid he will tell you I would of swapped first rounders that year and traded for Jimmy G.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:37 pm

None of this is to bag on Mitch Trubisky -- I'm a big fan of the kid as well -- I just don't think his upside is the same as Patrick Mahomes. Not a lot of dudes on this planet with his combination of size, speed and arm strength.

Then you add his toughness and character and you have a potentially elite prospect.
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Wed Sep 19, 2018 10:58 am

This is going to be one of those Chandler Jones vs Shea Mcclellin things. (Not suggesting Trubs will be Shea)
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Re: QB Prospect Discussion: Patrick Mahomes II, Texas Tech

Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:36 am

This dude makes things look too easy. After watching that no look pass.... he can do things no one can.

https://sports.yahoo.com/patrick-mahomes-slings-no-look-pass-upends-entire-game-football-201832845.html

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