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Shining Starr

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Good to hear....

You know when our otherwise quiet and guarded coaching staff lets on about an individual, that someone is starting to impress. Recent AF headliner info after Day 3:

"It might come as a surprise, however, that the player stealing some of that spotlight is a seventh-rounder and the second-to-final selection of the 2014 NFL Draft. South Dakota linebacker

Tyler Starricon-article-link.gif, who the Falcons selected at No. 255 overall in last week's draft, stole a lot of attention during rookie minicamp this week for a few reasons. First, his long blonde locks coming out of the back of his helmet are hard to ignore. Beyond that, his motor doesn't stop. There is no half-speed in Starr, who saw ample time during the three-day minicamp working with what essentially is the first-team among rookies. Whether his hand was in the dirt or he was standing up, Starr showed impressive explosion off the ball and an amount of want-to. "Coming up from a small town, you're not handed anything and if you want something, you've got to be able to go out and get it. Taking a play off, going half speed, that's just not something we were taught," Starr said."

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I've been saying it all along, Starr will end up being the best LB we drafted this year. He's a straight player, i wouldn't be surprised if he broke into the starting lineup by the end of the year.

Glad to see the Coaches agree with me and i'm not just delusional.

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