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I'm just dropping this so the peeps can see some filler before "Vic Beasley Part 2" Let me know what you think in the comments. Do you think he will get cut? Will he make the team and be a impact player? Email us suggestions and comments at Unintentionalgrouding@gmail.com YouTube: UnintentionalGrounding - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClCI... Twitter:@UnGrPodcast - https://twitter.com/UnGrPodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Unintentiona... Instagram - ungr_podcast
In a previous thread, I wrote about the false narrative of the Falcons not addressing the pass rush in the draft. Many have criticized the Falcons for not drafting Shaq Lawson. However, drafting a DE does not guarantee that you address your pass rush situation. The media often talks about draft eligible players "rising up draft boards." I think in general, the only boards players truly skyrocket on are the media analysts boards. Teams make FA decisions based upon what they see as available in the draft. The 2016 draft was a weak class for EDGE defenders. Compare that a 2017 mock draf
The biggest beef many have with the 2016 draft class is that the Falcons did not add a pass rushing DE. Two things: (1.) Drafting a DE over other talent just because you need pash rush can be costly. Jamal Anderson over Patrick Willis is a cautionary tale Falcon fans should never forget. (2.) Perhaps Shelby was targeted in FA precisely because the Falcons FO did not see "their" guy in the draft. Perhaps Shelby is the young talented player who fully blossoms under Quinn. After hearing Quinn on the radio, I'm confident that is the way he sees it, and this was their plan all along. Outs