Cincinnati Bengals

Go Back   Cincinnati Bengals Message Boards - Forums > Cincinnati Bengals Football Discussion > The NFL Draft > Mock Drafts


Mock Drafts Post your mock here

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-18-2012, 05:32 AM
Samhain Samhain is offline
VIP Silver Member
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Arkham, MA
Posts: 4,549
Rep Points: 25816
Default New York Giants mock

A lot has been said about the Bengals being like the Pats and Steelers and building through the draft. I want to be like the team that's the current champion of the league, the New York Giants. The Giants win Superbowls because they have a great rotation of very good players on the defensive line. My idea is to beef the d-line on a steroidal level in the first round. here goes:

RD1: Quinton Coples, DE, UNC. Most talented DE on the market. Will likely fall due to concerns about effort. Reminds me of a guy named Dunlap. Bookend these two and you have a nightmare for opposing qbs.

RD!: Michael Brockers, DT, LSU. A big, long armed DT to play the run and wrangle qbs in the pocket. Rotate him with our guys and we have an elite 4-3 line and one of the major keys to beating good quarterbacks.

the rest:

RD2: Kevin Zeitler, G, Wisconsin
RD3: Trumaine Johnson, B Montana
RD4: Robert Turbin, RB, Utah State (Would be a good WC back. Can catch and is big and strong to pound it between the tackles.)
RD5: Janzen Johnson (Jackson)? Gambel on an electric coverage safety with a later pick.
RD5: Dwight Jones, WR, UNC. A steal if he falls to rd5.
RD5: Molk, the center from Michigan. A top talent with injury issues. Could learn and get healthy behind Cook and handle backup duty as we have no true backup center.
Reply With Quote
Old 04-18-2012, 11:22 AM
franchise18 franchise18 is offline
VIP Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 611
Rep Points: 522
Default Re: New York Giants mock

I'm not convinced about Coples, but if the coaches liked him I'd be excited about this. Personally, I like Still more than Brockers, but he seems like a hard worker who could be molded so I'd be alright with it.

The rest is great! I don't agree with everyone that Johnson will automatically be a S. He's got great man cover skills and playmaking ability even if he doesn't have the greatest long speed... not every good NFL corner does. Zeitler and Molk are solid. The only time I've seen Jones he had a major case of the drops, but he seemed to have potential and good body control for his great size.

Interesting mock!
Reply With Quote


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:26 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2012 Cincinnati Bengals. All rights reserved. Do not duplicate in any form without permission of the Cincinnati Bengals.