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BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:06 PM
1st round-Derrick Johnson

Derrick Johnson

Position:
OLB

College:
Texas

Projected Selection:
Top10


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'4"
230
4.50

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE
SPEED
STRENGTH
ATHLETICISM
XFACTOR
9
9
9
9
8
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
101.0

Pros: Has everything that you look for physically in a LB, makes plays all over the field. Has his own strip/fumble swat when tackling.
Cons: Sometimes tries to do too much, and as a result gets caught out of position.
Draft Exchange Analysis:
An aggressive and explosive third-year linebacker who was one of three Butkus Award finalists in 2003 … is the first player in Texas history to be honored as a Butkus finalist, and was a semifinalist for the award in 2002 … in 2003, was UT’s first consensus first-team All-American LB since Jeff Leiding in 1983 … tabbed first-team All-America by The Associate Press, the Football Writers Association of America and the Walter Camp Football Foundation … earned second-team All-America honors from The Sporting News … a two-time first-team All-Big 12 selection … has played in 39 career games, including bowl games, and started 28 overall … has tallied 328 career tackles (208 solo), 46 TFLs (No. T-9th on UT’s career list and second among LBs), 8.5 sacks, 29 QB pressures, 22 PBUs (UT record for LBs), eight interceptions (T-No. 1 on UT’s interceptions by a linebacker list) and six fumble recoveries (T-No. 7 on UT’s career list) … has recorded 15 career double-digit tackle games … in 13 career games against Top 25 opponents, has posted 117 tackles, 3.5 sacks, 22 TFLs, three interceptions, eight PBUs, 11 pressures, a caused fumble and a fumble recovery … started all 13 games in 2003 and recorded 125 tackles, 20 TFLs, two sacks, 10 pressures, nine PBUs, four interceptions (T-No.1 on UT’s single-season INT by a LB list), one forced fumble and three fumble recoveries … his 20 TFLs in 2003 rank seventh-best among returning players in 2004 … started all 13 games and registered 120 tackles, 13 TFLs, two sacks, 10 pressures, 10 PBUs and four interceptions (T-No. 1 on UT’s single-season interceptions by a linebacker list) en route to first-team All-Big 12 honors in 2002 … also earned a spot among the Butkus Award semifinalists list (just the second player in UT history to earn that honor) … saw action in all 13 games, including two starts as a true freshman … named the Defensive MVP of the Holiday Bowl after recording nine tackles, a sack and an interception that led to UT's first go-ahead TD in the fourth quarter … The Sporting News' National Freshman of the Year … earned first-team Freshman All-America honors from The Sporting News and Football Writers Association of America … named the Big 12 co-Defensive Freshman of the Year … a second-team all-conference and Defensive Newcomer of the Year selection by the Houston Chronicle … led all Big 12 freshmen in tackles (83) and sacks (4.5) and ranked second in TFLs (13) … ranked second nationally among all true freshmen defenders in TFLs and sacks and fourth in tackles … finished the year in third place on UT's freshman sacks list, fourth in TFLs and eighth in tackles … his TFLs and sack totals rank first all-time among UT freshman linebackers … a Parade All-American who once posted 30 tackles in a high school game.

Junior (2003) Started all 13 games … named one of three Butkus Award finalists … first player in Texas history to be honored as a Butkus finalist … was UT’s first consensus first-team All-American LB since Jeff Leiding in 1983 … tabbed first-team All-America by The Associated Press, the Football Writers Association of America and the Walter Camp Football Foundation … earned second-team All-America honors from The Sporting News … unanimous first-team All-Big 12 pick … named UT’s Mike Campbell Most Valuable Defensive Player ... earned UT’s Outstanding Linebacker honors ... garnered UT’s Mike Campbell “Across the Bow” Defensive Player of the Week four times … recorded 125 tackles, 20 TFLs, two sacks, 10 pressures, nine PBUs, four interceptions (T-No.1 on UT’s single-season INT by a LB list), one forced fumble and three fumble recoveries in 2003 … six of his seven turnovers forced in 2003 either resulted in scores or set up short touchdown drives … registered or tied the team high in tackles eight times in 13 games … in four games against Top 25 opponents, posted 50 tackles, 12 TFLs, three PBUs, one interception, five pressures and a caused fumble … key member of a defense which ranked ninth in the NCAA and third in the Big 12 in pass defense (177.3 ypg), 25th in the nation and fourth in the conference in total defense (329.8 ypg), and 32nd in the country and fourth in the conference in scoring defense (21.5 ppg) … tallied a team-high 11 tackles, one sack, one TFL, one PBU, one QB pressure and returned an interception for a touchdown in the season-opener against New Mexico State … posted a team-high and tied his career high with a 14-tackle effort against Arkansas, which also included two TFLs and one pressure … tied the team high with 11 tackles and a fumble recovery at Rice to share UT’s Mike Campbell Defensive Player of the Week award … registered six tackles, two PBUs, recovered a fumble and had two interceptions against Tulane … received both the Big 12 Conference and UT’s Mike Campbell “Across the Bow” Defensive Player of the Week accolades for his performance in that game … recorded a team-high 10 tackles, three TFLs, and a PBU in the win against No. 16 Kansas State … registered a team-high 13 tackles vs. No. 1 Oklahoma … tallied a team-high nine tackles at Iowa State … had five tackles and one sack with two pressures at Baylor … intercepted his fourth pass of the season (T-No.1 on UT’s single-season INT by LB list) to go along with a team-high 11 tackles, a forced fumble, four pressures and four TFLs versus No. 12 Nebraska … named the Nagurski Award’s National Defensive Player of the Week and earned UT’s Mike Campbell Defensive Player of the Week award for his accomplishments versus Nebraska … had seven tackles at Oklahoma State with two going for losses … recorded a team-high 11 tackles, including a season-high nine solo tackles versus Texas Tech … finished the regular season with a team-high eight tackles at Texas A&M … had nine tackles, two for a loss, a pass breakup and a pressure versus No. 15 Washington State.

Sophomore (2001) Started all 13 games, including the Cotton Bowl, at weakside linebacker … a consensus first-team All-Big 12 selection … became just the second UT linebacker to be named a Butkus Award semifinalist … named UT’s Outstanding Linebacker … ranked second on the team with 120 tackles (team-high 73 solo) and in a second-place tie with four interceptions (T-No. 1 on UT’s single-season interceptions by a linebacker list) … averaged 9.2 tackles per contest and recorded six double-digit games … also registered 13 TFLs, a pair of sacks, 10 QB pressures and 10 PBUs … key member of a Longhorns defense that led the Big 12 and ranked eighth in the NCAA in pass defense (165.2 ypg.), second in the conference and seventh in the nation in pass efficiency defense (96.1 rtg.), third in the league and eighth in the country in scoring defense (16.3 ppg.) and third in the Big 12 and 16th nationally in total defense (307.7 ypg.) … also helped the defense record 22 interceptions (No. 2 Big 12; T-No. 4 NCAA) … a three-time UT Mike Campbell “Across the Bow” Defensive Player of the Week honoree (vs. North Texas, vs. Oklahoma State, at No. 17 Kansas State) … registered a team-high 12 tackles, three TFLs and two QB pressures in season-opening shutout against North Texas and earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week honors … registered a career-best 14 tackles (11 solo), two sacks and three QB pressures at No. 17 Kansas State … recorded a team-high 12 tackles at Nebraska … added 12 stops, an interception, two PBUs and one QB pressure against No. 2 Oklahoma … posted 10 tackles, three TFLs and an interception (returned for 23 yards) in the Cotton Bowl against LSU … recorded 10 tackles, a QB pressure and an interception against Oklahoma State … posted nine tackles, two TFLs and a pair of PBUs against No. 17 Iowa State … tallied a team-high nine stops (six solo) at Texas Tech … added nine tackles at North Carolina … racked up eight tackles (seven solo) and two PBUs in UT’s shutout victory at Tulane … registered six tackles and helped UT limit Houston to just 152 total yards of offense … recorded five tackles, including one for loss, and a 25-yard interception against Texas A&M … registered four stops and a pair of PBUs as the Longhorns limited Baylor to 127 total yards of offense and recorded its NCAA-leading third shutout of the season.

Freshman (2001) Saw action in all 13 games, including the Holiday Bowl … started the Oklahoma and Texas Tech games … The Sporting News’ National Freshman of the Year … earned first-team Freshman All-America honors from The Sporting News and Football Writers Association of America … named the Big 12 co-Defensive Freshman of the Year … a second-team all-conference and Defensive Newcomer of the Year selection by the Houston Chronicle … earned UT’s Outstanding Defensive Newcomer Award … ranked second on the team with 83 tackles (57 solo), third with 13 TFLs (-47 yards) and fourth with 4.5 sacks … those marks rank eighth, fourth and fourth, respectively, on UT’s freshman lists … his TFLs and sack totals rank first all-time among UT freshman linebackers … also recorded nine QB pressures, two fumble recoveries, a forced fumble, three PBUs posted and two 10-tackle games … led the team in tackles in four games … led all Big 12 freshmen in tackles (83) and sacks (4.5) and ranked second in TFLs (13) … ranked second nationally among all true freshmen defenders in TFLs and sacks and fourth in tackles … a key contributor on a UT defense that led the nation in total defense (236.2 ypg) and ranked third in passing (146.7 ypg) and scoring defense (13.7 ppg), fourth in pass efficiency defense (88.0 rtg) and sixth in rushing defense (89.5 ypg) … the Longhorns were one of only two defenses that ranked among the NCAA’s top 10 in all five statistical categories (Virginia Tech was the other) … named the Defensive MVP of the Holiday Bowl vs. No. 21 Washington after recording nine tackles, a sack and an interception that led to UT’s first go-ahead TD in the fourth quarter … earned his first career start against Texas Tech and posted a season-high 13 tackles, a sack and two TFLs … had a team-high 10 tackles, a career-high two sacks and three TFLs and one pass breakup against North Carolina … posted nine tackles, two TFLs and a career-best six QB pressures at Baylor … started his second career game and registered a team-high eight tackles against No. 3 Oklahoma … had eight tackles, one sack, two TFLs and a fumble recovery against Kansas … the Longhorns shut out the Jayhawks and held them to just 67 total yards (UT’s best performance since 1988) … recorded eight tackles (four solo) and one TFL at Houston … also saw action on special teams, posting seven stops (five solo) … shared UT’s Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week after posting one solo tackle and forcing a fumble that led to a TD against Texas Tech.

High School Coached by Johnny Tusa at Waco High … a Parade All-American … tabbed first-team all-state (5A) as a senior … a two-time all-state and three-time all-district pick … registered 170 tackles (103 solo), 21 TFLs, six sacks, two interceptions (one returned for a TD) and five forced fumbles in 2000 … had a career-best 30 tackles and forced four fumbles against Tyler John Tyler … posted 20 stops and three sacks against Tyler Lee … had 157 tackles, 13 TFLs, four sacks, two interceptions and two fumble recoveries as a junior … registered a season-high 21 tackles and a pair of sacks against Temple … added 18 stops against Arlington Martin … posted 99 stops and a pair of sacks as a sophomore … also lettered twice in basketball.

Personal Born 11/22/82 in Waco, Texas … full name is Derrick O’Hara Johnson … a youth and community studies major … active in UT’s community service program … serves as a mentor at local elementary schools … graduated in the top third of his senior class … brother, Dwight, played defensive tackle at Baylor from 1996-99 and in the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants … a cousin of Bert Emanuel, the former Rice quarterback who played eight years in the NFL … cousins, Kevin Emanuel (senior defensive lineman at Florida State) and Ben Emanuel (junior defensive back at UCLA), are currently playing college football … active in Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:08 PM
Round 3

Dustin Colquitt

Position:
P

College:
Tennessee

Projected Selection:
Round4


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'2"
210
4.55

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE 9 out of 10
SPEED 9 out of 10
STRENGTH 9 out of 10
ATHLETICISM 7 out of 10
XFACTOR 7 out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
54.0

Pros: Good size, great kicking hangtime, strong leg.
Cons: Had a couple of punts blocked, needs to get his punts off quicker.
Draft Exchange Analysis:
Full name: Dustin Farr Colquitt ... Consensus All-America honors last year after being named first-team by Associated Press, Football Writers, The Sporting News and Walter Camp ... Selected Ray Guy Award finalist for second consecutive year ... Son of Craig Colquitt and cousin of Jimmy Colquitt -- both former Vol punters ... Joined on squad this season by brother Britton ... Earned All-SEC honors from league coaches (unanimous) and Associated Press ... Led SEC last year and sixth nationally with 45.3-yard punting average that is second-best in school history ... Also stands second on UT career punting list with 43.1-yard average that trails only his cousin, Jimmy (43.9), and is just ahead of his father, Craig (42.5) ... Kicks left-footed ... Coach Michael’s evaluation: "Dustin made solid strides at getting the ball off quicker throughout the spring. I expect him to have another outstanding season this year." ... Born: May 6, 1982.

HONORS - 2003 All-America Consensus (AP, FWAA, Sporting News, Walter Camp), Ray Guy Award Finalist, All-SEC Coaches and Associated Press, SEC Special Teams Player of Week (Sept. 6 and 27); 2002 Ray Guy Award Finalist, All-SEC Associated Press (2nd), Coaches (honorable mention); 2001 Freshman All-SEC Coaches and The (Knoxville) News Sentinel CAREER - Games/Started: 39/38 ...

2003 - Games/Started: 13/13 ... Consensus All-America ... One of three Ray Guy Award finalists for second straight year ... Led SEC and sixth nationally with 45.3-yard punting average ... Earned All-SEC honors from league coaches (unanimous) and Associated Press ... Had 19 punts of 50+ yards and 21 punts pinned teams inside 20-yard line, with nine inside 10 and five inside 5 ... His 50.8-yard average against Marshall earned him SEC Special Teams Player of the Week ... Posted career-best average of 51.7 yards-per-punt against South Carolina and tabbed SEC Special Teams Player of the Week for second time in September ... Three punts downed inside 5-yard line against Gamecocks ... Posted average of 49.0 yards on five punts vs. Duke, including 64-yarder ... Averaged 43.0 yards on five punts against Miami, with biggest kick being 56-yarder into breeze in final two minutes that was muffed and recovered by Vols to seal win ...

2002 - Games/Started:13/13 ... Ray Guy Award finalist ... Picked for second-team All-SEC honors by Associated Press and honorable mention by league coaches ... Averaged 43.2 yards per kick ... Averaged more than 41 yards per punt 10 times, including 47.8-yard average against Alabama ... Recorded career long against Miami when he boomed 68-yarder ... Had 16 punts of 50 yards or more, including 11 in last seven games ... Only nine touchbacks while having 10 punts downed inside 10 ... Punts landed inside 20-yard line 22 times and inside 10 13 times ... Pinned Vanderbilt at 1-yard line, leading to safety for Volunteers when Commodores bobbled a snap ... Vols ended 2002 ranked fourth in SEC and eighth nationally in net punting average with 38.1 yards per kick ...

2001 - Games/Started: 13/12... Earned the punting duties during fall drills ... Responded by being named to the SEC All-Freshman Team ... Finished the season strong as he averaged more than 40 yards per punt during the Vols final six games ... Best game came in Homecoming win over Memphis as he boomed four punts for a 49.0 yard average ... Finished the season with 51 punts for 39.6 yard average ... Had 13 kicks downed inside the 20-yard line.

2000 - Redshirted …

HIGH SCHOOL - Played football as a senior at Bearden where he handled team’s punting and placekicking duties ... Averaged nearly 40 yards per punt and earned All-Region honors ... Starred on the soccer field, playing varsity for four seasons ... As a forward, he was Bearden’s leading scorer as a senior ... Named KIL Player of the Year in 2000, helping team to state semifinals ... Also an All-State and All-South selection as a senior ... Coach at Bearden High School: Bill Young.

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:10 PM
Round 4

Craphonso Thorpe

Position:
WR

College:
Florida State

Projected Selection:
Round3


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'2"
195
4.37

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE
SPEED
STRENGTH
ATHLETICISM
XFACTOR
8
8
7
7
5
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
59.0

Pros: He's the sort who might be a workout warrior and climb the charts. Has great speed and has produced consistently at a top school.
Cons: Broke his leg in the recent past, that slowed him down a bit this year.
Draft Exchange Analysis:
At Florida State: An All-America and Biletnikoff Award candidate as senior in 2004...the Seminoles' big-play receiver a year ago as he led the team with 994 yards and 11 touchdowns on 51 catches despite missing the final two games...listed as the starter at flanker entering fall practice...enters his senior season as the team's leading receiver for the third consecutive season...currently 15 th all-time in career receiving yards and tied for 14 th all-time with 16 career TDs...will be counted on to lead a young receiving corps...83 career receptions are 46% of the total career receptions for the entire group of wide receivers entering the 2004 campaign...has 2,515 yards of total offense in his 36-game career, which averages almost 70 yards per game...returned 39 career kickoffs for 845 yards and a 21.7 yards per return average...regarded as one of the country's fastest wide receivers, Thorpe won the 100 and 200 at the ACC Outdoor Track Championships in the spring of 2003 to lead FSU to the men's title and was named ACC Outdoor Track Performer of the Year ...was held out of spring drills after breaking his leg in overtime against NC State last November.

Junior Year (2003): A first team All-ACC selection and a Biletnikoff Award semifinalist...started the first 11 games of the season at flanker before breaking his leg in overtime against NC State...missed the Florida game and Orange Bowl rematch with Miami...finished 19 th in the nation in receiving yards per game...his receiving yardage total of 994 yards ranks 11 th all-time at FSU while his 11 touchdowns tied for the sixth-highest in school history...set new career-highs for receptions, touchdowns and yards and topped his career totals in each category in just one season as a starter...seven of the 11 touchdown grabs were on plays of at least 25 yards...led the conference with 11 receiving TDs and was third in the ACC with an average of 90.4 receiving yards per game...had a pair of 200- yard receiving games...top returning receiver in the ACC for career yards per catch (20.0)...only Xavier Beitia scored more points in 2003 than Thorpe...caught eight passes for 205 yards and scored two touchdowns against Colorado...hauled in seven passes for a career-high 217 yards and two TDs at Notre Dame (the most receiving yards ever recorded against the Fighting Irish)...went over the century mark at Virginia with three receptions for 104 yards...caught six passes for 66 yards and scored two touchdowns against Wake Forest...had five receptions for 76 yards and two touchdowns in the win over NC State...returned two kickoffs for 62 yards, including a 43-yarder vs. Georgia Tech.

Sophomore Year (2002): Played in all 14 of Florida State's games including the Sugar Bowl against Georgia...led the Seminoles in yards per catch with a career-high 22.2 yard average... ranked third on the team with four touchdown catches, fourth on the team with 377 receiving yards, tied four fourth with 17 receptions and fourth with 26.9 receiving yards per game average...had the offense's longest play of the season when he hauled in a 72-yard pass against Georgia Tech...finished the Georgia Tech game with two catches for a single-game 75 yards...also reached the 70-yard receiving mark with three catches for 70 yards and a touchdown in Florida State's victory over Duke and with three catches for 74 yards against North Carolina...multiple catches in five of 13 games and at least one reception in nine of 13 games...his touchdown grab against Georgia was a 40-yard strike from Anquan Boldin...ranked third on the team in kickoff returns with 11 returns for 222 yards and a 20.2 yards per return average...ranked among the team's top three in kickoff returns in 2002 after leading the team as a freshman.

Freshman Year (2001): Played in all 12 games including the Gator Bowl victory over Virginia Tech...led the team with 561 kickoff return yards, finished second on the team with 852 all-purpose yards, was fourth on the team with 286 receiving yards and fifth on the team with 15 receptions...ranked seventh in the ACC with a 21.2 yards per kickoff average...caught passes in eight of 11 regular season games and had at least one catch in each of the last five games...established his season-high for receptions in a game with five in his first career game against Duke...his five receptions went for his season-high of 68 yards...gained his first career touchdown reception on his second career catch on a 33-yard pass from Chris Rix...had seventh in the ACC and led the team with a 21.6 yard average on 26 kickoff returns...fell just three returns short of the school record for kickoff returns in a single season...fell only 23 yards short of breaking the school-record of 583 kickoff return yards...ranked second on the team in all-purpose yards with a 77.5 yards per game average...career-high 155 all-purpose yards came at North Carolina with 38 yards receiving and 117 yards on kickoff returns...his longest kickoff return of 41 yards came against Clemson and was the longest kickoff return of the season for the Seminoles...more than 100 yards of all-purpose yards against North Carolina, Maryland, Clemson and NC State.

High School: Graduated from Tallahassee's Lincoln High School in 2001...a USA Today Second Team All-USA second-team selection his senior season...named to the Super Southern team by the Atlanta Journal Constitution and the All-Southern Team by the Orlando Sentinel...named to Max Emfinger's na-tional Nifty 150 list and Rivals.com's Top 100 list...one of the nation's top receivers and the state of Florida's top cornerbacks... caught 64 passes for 1,025 yards and eight touchdowns and returned two kickoffs and two punts for touchdowns his senior season ...recorded 24 tackles, three interceptions, 14 pass break-ups and recovered two fumbles at the cornerback position...helped lead Lincoln to the Class 6A state championship his senior season... selected Florida State over Florida, Tennessee, Miami, Georgia Tech and Alabama.

Personal: Born June 27, 1983...major is sport management.

John_Wayne
04-24-2005, 08:11 PM
......AND?........

Where's the other 7 draft picks?

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:12 PM
......AND?........

Where's the other 7 draft picks?
Still working on it. This takes a little time.

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:15 PM
Hodge

Position:
CB

College:
Miami (OH)

Projected Selection:
Round5


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'1"
206
4.36

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE
SPEED
STRENGTH
ATHLETICISM
XFACTOR
8
9
8
8
9
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
46.5

Pros:
Cons:
Draft Exchange Analysis:
SCOUTING REPORT Returning starter that is coming off an impressive spring and arguably his best off-season as a RedHawk ... the strongest Miami defensive back and one of the fastest players on the team, clocking a 4.36 in the 40-yard dash ... has emerged as the leader of the RedHawk secondary ... one of the MAC's top shut-down corners ... possesses NFL potential. 2003 SEASON Shutdown corner, who typically drew the opposing team's top receiver ... restricted Akron standout Matt Cherry, who averaged better than 75 yards receiving per game, to just four catches for 32 yards ... restricted Ball State's Dante Ridgeway, who ranked third in the MAC in receiving yards, to five receptions ... held Marshall's Darius Watts, the best statistical wide receiver in the history of the MAC, to just one catch for five yards ... totaled three tackles, a quarterback sack and a pass break-up at Northwestern (Sept. 27) ... totaled season-high five tackles in win over Buffalo (Oct. 11) ... broke up two passes each versus Akron (Oct. 4) and Marshall (Nov. 12) ... amassed six tackles and broke up a pass in win at Ohio (Nov. 22) ... recovered three fumbles on the season ... saw limited action at UCF (Nov. 28) and Bowling Green (Dec. 4) due to an ankle injury ... ranked 10th on the team with 47 tackles. 2002 SEASON Started the first seven games of the season ... played in all 12 games and ranks sixth on the team among returning tackling leaders ... broke up seven passes to rank fourth on the team ... made two quarterback sacks for losses totaling 14 yards ... made a career-high eight tackles, including six solo stops in loss to Iowa on Sept. 7 ... made seven tackles and had five solo stops in Sept. 21 defeat of Kent State ... broke up two passes in Oct. 19 win at Buffalo. 2001 SEASON Saw action in seven games and made one start as a corner back ... made first collegiate start at Hawai'i (Nov. 17) ... made eight tackles and broke up two passes on the season ... had a career-high six tackles and broke up a pass at Hawai'i ... also returned one kick for 17 yards on the season. 2000 SEASON Redshirted HIGH SCHOOL A first-team all-league, all-district and all-state selection as a senior ... earned three varsity letters as a defensive back and tailback for the Eagles ... named the Cleveland Plain Dealer Player of the Week ... honored as St. Edward's 1999 team MVP ... coached by John Gibbeons. PERSONAL Born May 30, 1982 (22 years old) ... son of Alfred and Renee Hodge ... enjoys basketball and skating ... majoring in sport organization.

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:17 PM
Boomer Grigsby

Position:
MLB

College:
Illinois State

Projected Selection:
Round4


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'1"
250
4.47

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE
SPEED
STRENGTH
ATHLETICISM
XFACTOR
9
9
9
9
9
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
57.0

Pros: Has good speed for the position, makes a ton of plays, solid tackler, leader on the field.
Cons: Undersized, but strives to overcome that. Could also get a little stronger. Small school DI-AA player.
Draft Exchange Analysis:
2004 Buck Buchanan Award Preseason Candidate • 2003 Gateway Defensive Player of the Year • 2003 All-Gateway First Team • Finished second in the voting for the Buck Buchanan Award (2003) • 2003 I-AA.org Defensive Player of the Year • 2003 Associated Press First Team All-American • 2003 AFCA All-American • 2003 The Sports Network First Team All-American • 2003 Don Hansen Football Gazette First Team All-American • 2003 CSTV I-AA Football All-American • 2003 CollegeSportsReport.com All-American • 2002 Gateway Defensive Player of the Year • 2002 All-Gateway First Team • Finished third in the voting for the Buck Buchanan Award (2002) • 2002 The Sports Network First Team All-American • 2002 Don Hansen Football Gazette First Team All-American • 2002 Dopke.com Performer of the Year • 2002 The College Sporting News/I-AA.org All-Star Team • 2002 Associated Press Second Team All-American • 2001 All-GFC Honorable Mention • 2001 All-Gateway Newcomer Team

2003: Led the league for the second-straight season with 179 tackles, which ranked No. 2 nationally ... started all 12 games at linebacker ... also ranked second nationally in solo tackles with 109 ... racked up 110 tackles against Gateway opponents ... posted double-digit tackle games against all league opponents, including 21 against Northern Iowa ... also racked up 21 stops at Illinois ... ranked third on the team with 12 tackles for loss ... collected three sacks on the season ... had four tackles for loss against Florida Atlantic ... finished the season with one forced fumble and one fumble recovered ... tallied four quarterback hurries and two pass break ups.

2002: Compiled a league-high 179 tackles on the year to become the nation’s leading tackler … also led the nation in solo stops (108) … finished season with 16 tackles for loss (-38) and four sacks … named The Sports Network National Player of the Week and Gateway Defensive Player of the Week after making the game-saving tackle against Murray State in ISU’s one-point victory over the Racers … also named The College Sporting News/I-AA.org All-Star of the Week for game-saving effort … two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries on the year … six quarterback hurries … had a season and career-best 26 tackles in a single game, against Youngstown State, which ranks No. 2 in the record book … tallied 21 tackles against reigning I-AA national champion Western Kentucky … logged double-digit total tackles in 10 of 11 games on the year … led the team with 128 tackles in league games … had 10 tackles for loss in league games, including 78 solos … ranks No. 1 in the record book for tackles in a season … No. 12 all-time in career tackles (272).

2001: Led the team and set the school freshman record with 93 stops ... had 52 solo tackles ... posted five tackles for loss, totaling 35 yards ... finished with three sacks for -31 yards ... a season-high 15 tackles at Southern Illinois ... two sacks against Indiana State for -28 yards ... had five double-digit tackle games ... averaged 11.3 tackles per game over the last four contests ... started seven games at inside linebacker. 2000: Redshirted.

Canton HS: All-area as a senior when Canton was 10-2 with a spot in Class 4A’s elite eight ... 120 tackles as a senior with 80 solos, 10 TFL and 5 sacks ... his INT sealed playoff win over top-seeded Rochelle ... coached by Steve Graves ... honor roll student.

Data: USTA Trampoline and double mini champion and a member of the AAU national team ... three-time AAU AllAmerican Trampoline Award winner ... son of David and Paula Grigsby ... born 11-15-81 in Canton ... nicknamed Boomer by his grandmother on the date of his birth (real name is James) ... major: business administration

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:25 PM
Hometown:
Newbury Park, CA

High School:
Newbury Park HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 300

Position:
DE

Birthdate:
01/08/1982

Seasons At Stanford:
2000-04












Pronunciation: SVEE-tek

At Stanford: Fifth-year senior who has started 14 games for Stanford at defensive end, including all 11 in 2003 ... At 6-7 and 292, Will combines great size and athleticism ... Very experienced and intelligent player, his continued improvement and ability to put pressure on the quarterback will play a pivotal role on the Cardinal defense in 2004 ... Played both tight end and defensive end in 2002, including two games in which he played both ways ... Also participated on the Cardinal track team in the throws ... Two-time Academic All-Pac-10 selection.

The 2004 Season: Game-By-Game Statistics

The 2003 Season: A starter at one defensive spot in all 11 games, Will finished the year with 20 total tackles, three tackles for loss, one quarterback sack and one interception ... He had five tackles, including one sack and tackle for loss, in Stanford's win over UCLA ... Had four tackles and two tackles for loss against Notre Dame ... Also had four tackles in The Big Game vs. Cal ... Recorded his first career interception against Washington State ... Named Second-Team Academic All-Pac-10.

The 2002 Season: Will started the season at defensive end, was moved to tight end in game No. 4, then played both ways in the final two games of the season ... He began the year starting the first three games at defensive end, but was moved to tight end after injuries left the Cardinal with only one tight end ... Over the next six games, he was the team's No. 2 tight end ... Injuries to the defensive line then forced him back to defensive end ... In the final two games vs. Oregon State and Cal, he played both defensive end and tight end, becoming the first Cardinal to play both ways in a game since Scott Frost played quarterback and safety in 1994 ... He recorded three tackles against Oregon State and four vs. Cal ... As a tight end, he caught one pass for six yards at Oregon ... He also scored a two-point conversion at UCLA when he caught a pass in the end zone from place-kicker Michael Sgroi after an errant snap on a PAT attempt ... Named Second-Team Academic All-Pac-10.

The 2001 Season: Appeared in eight games as a reserve defensive lineman ... Recorded two assisted tackles on the season ... Recorded an assisted tackle against both Arizona State and San Jose State. The 2000 Season: Redshirted the campaign as a true freshman. In Track: Competed in the throws during the 2003 indoor and outdoor seasons for the Cardinal ... Had the team's top mark in the shot put at 53-9 3/4 ... Finished 10th in the shot put at the NCAA West Regional (51-7).

In High School: Athletic defensive end was considered one of the top recruits in the nation ... An All-America selection by SuperPrep, PrepStar, Cal-Hi Student Sports and Max Emfinger's Bluechips ... Honorable Mention All-American by USA Today ... Selected to the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame ... Was named the California Division II Athlete of the Year by Cal-Hi Student Sports as a senior ... SuperPrep ranked him the #6 tight end in the nation and the 11th-best recruit in the Far West ... PrepStar rated Svitek the #2 tight end in the west ... He recorded 48 receptions for 624 yards and four touchdowns as a senior at Newbury Park High School in Southern California ... As a defensive end, he had 87 tackles, nine sacks and five forced fumbles ... Named First-Team All-League, All-County and All-CIF as a defensive end ... Second-Team All-State as a tight end ... First-Team All-Area by the L.A. Daily News and Ventura County Star ... Named to the California-Florida All-Star football classic played in the Rose Bowl during the summer of 2000 ... The 1999-2000 Ventura County High School Athlete of the Year ... Had 21 receptions and was named First-Team All-League as a junior ... Two-time National Decathlon Champion ... He won the 15-16 decathlon age group championship at the USA Youth Track and Field Championships in 1997 and '98 ... In 1999, he placed second in the 17-18 age group ... Won the league title in the shot put in 2000 with a best of 59-3 ... Also the Ventura County champion in the shot and discus following his senior season ... The 1999 CIF champion in the shot put ... His other bests include 22-1 in the long jump and 159-7 in the discus ... Three-year letter-winner in basketball ... First-Team All-League and All-Ventura County in hoops as a senior ... Second-team All-League as a junior ... Member of the California Scholastic Federation.

Personal Information: Born January 8, 1982 in the Czech Republic (Prague) ... Political Science major ... His father, Milan, was a member of the Czech National Track Team.


Svitek's Career Statistics
Year UT AT TT Sack/Yds TFL/Yds Int
2001 0 2 2 0/0 0/0 0
2002 3 5 8 0/0 0/0 0
2003 11 9 20 1/6 3/9 1
Totals 14 16 30 1/6 3/9 1
Getting to Know: Will Svitek
I would describe myself as a person as: a hard worker
The reason I love football is: head to head competition
I pattern my play after: Ryan Eklund
For me to improve as a person, I need to: be more Christ like
My favorite pre-game ritual is: calling my parents before we leave the hotel
My greatest athletic moment is: winning the youth national decathlon championship
The biggest thrill in my life to date is: graduating from Stanford
My favorite stadium in which to play is: Memorial Stadium, Berkeley
The reason I chose Stanford University is: it epitomized the true essence of a student-athlete
Since coming to Stanford, I have learned: to branch out
The best thing about Stanford is: the alumni
My favorite class at Stanford is: any class I got an "A" in
My least favorite class at Stanford is: any class I got a "C" in
What sets Stanford apart from other college football programs? my teammates
The sports team I followed when I was younger: Lakers and Redskins
The athlete I admire most is: Dan O'Brien
The people I admire most is: my parents
If I could spend a day with anyone, it would be: George Bush
Best book I have read: Rich Dad, Poor Dad
Favorite food: everything
If I had to cook all of my meals, I'd probably survive on: protein shakes
Favorite movie: Good Will Hunting
Favorite TV show: The O'Reilly Factor
Favorite actor: Matt Damon
Favorite actress: Sandra Bullock
If a movie were made of my life, I would have the following actor play me: Stifler from American Pie (Sean Williams Scott)
Favorite musical group or performer: Kenny Chesney
If I were not playing college football, I would be: getting better grades
After my Stanford career, I'd like to be remembered as: a reliable teammate
The best advice I ever received was: work like it depends on you, pray like it depends on God - Jim Stump The people who had the greatest influence on my life: my mom and dad
One moment in history I wish I could have seen: the Resurrection of Jesus Christ
The place I'd most like to visit: the Rose Bowl on January 1st
The favorite place I've visited: is the Czech Republic
Hobbies: reading, watching television, hanging out with family and friends
Ten years from now, I'd like to be: running marathons
My advice to youngsters: listen to your parents
My most prized possession: my family
If I won $1 million, I would: go to Vegas and turn my $1 million into $2 million
The one thing about college football I would change: enforce the 20 hour rule

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:29 PM
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hewitt, Texas

High School:
Midway

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 239

Position:
LB

Experience:
1L







2004: Stands second on the depth chart at defensive end behind Khari Long heading into his sophomore season.

2003: Saw action in 11 of 12 games as a true freshman along the defensive line and on special teams to earn his first varsity letter ... Had nine tackles, including six solos, to go with a quarterback hurry and a forced fumble ... Tallied career-high two tackles against both SMU and at No. 1 Oklahoma ... Missed Sam Houston State game due to injury.

High School: Midway High School, Hewitt, Texas ... Named one of Texas' top 100 prospects by the Waco Tribune-Herald ... Member of the Texas Top 300 by Texas Football magazine ... Ranked 88th on SuperPrep's Texas 124 ... Senior had 92 tackles, three sacks, a forced fumble, a blocked punt and an interception that he returned for a touchdown ... District Defensive Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore and first-team all-district pick as a junior ... Recorded 82 tackles and 19 sacks as a junior for the Panthers, and made 76 stops as a sophomore ... Also earned three letters in track ... Coached by Kent Bachtel at the District 15-4A school.

Personal: The son of Michael and Omeria Foreman, Marcus Alan Foreman was born Sept. 4, 1985, in Waco, Texas ... Undecided major desires to own his own business.

YEAR G/GS UT AT TT TFL-YDS QBS-YDS FF/FR PD INT-YDS
2003 11/0 6 3 9 0-0 0-0 1/0 0 0-0
TOTALS 11/0 6 3 9 0-0 0-0 1/0 0 0-0

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:30 PM
James Kilian

Position:
QB

College:
Tulsa

Projected Selection:
UDFA


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'4"
215
n/a

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE
SPEED
STRENGTH
ATHLETICISM
XFACTOR
5
5
5
5
5
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
15.0

Pros: Good size, intelligent player.
Cons: He isn't good enough to be a backup in the NFL, and third stringers are developmental guys and I don't think there is enough time for him to develop.
Draft Exchange Analysis:
Tulsa: A three-year letterwinner and returning starter . . . has played in 26 career games and has 15 starts . . . has career statistics of 2,618 passing yards and 801 rushing yards . . . also has 11 career rushing touchdowns, and 23 career passing TDs . . . was a three-time all-WAC Academic selection . . . 2003 –– Was named second-team all-WAC . . . completed 57 percent of his passes for 2,217 yards and 22 touchdowns . . . his passing yardage was the seventh-best single-season passing performance in school history . . . was also the second-leading rusher with 605 yards for a 4.5 average and seven touchdowns . . . ranked third in the WAC and 49th nationally in passing efficiency with a 128.3 rating . . . ranked fifth in the WAC and 47th nationally in total offense . . . had two 100+ rushing games and four 200+ passing games . . . his 22 passing TDs was the most for a Tulsa quarterback since 1989 . . . his 29 total TDs (22 passing, 7 rushing) was the third-most in school history for a Tulsa quarterback . . . was the WAC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against UTEP, when he passed for 219 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 121 yards and three TDs . . . was Tulsa's leading passer (106 yards), rusher (115 yards) and receiver (35 yards) against Hawaii . . . . accounted for five touchdowns in three of the final six games –– SMU, UTEP and Louisiana Tech . . . had seven multiple passing TD games, including four games of three TDs or more . . . had a career-best 244 passing yards against Texas State, and also a career-high five touchdown passes against SMU . . . was Tulsa’s recipient of the Humanitarian Award at the Humanitarian Bowl . . . 2002 –– Played in six games . . . had his second career starting assignment against Fresno State . . . threw for 208 yards and one touchdown while completing 22-of-52 passes on the season . . . completed 2-of-2 passes for 24 yards against Hawaii, and his only carry in that game produced a five-yard touchdown . . . threw for 91 yards and one touchdown against Rice, while rushing for 28 yards and one TD in that same game . . . completed 10 passes for 82 yards and rushed 10 times for 37 yards in his lone start against Fresno State . . . led the Hurricane on a 19-play, 77-yard touchdown drive that took 9:57 to open the second half vs. Fresno State . . . was named to the all-WAC Academic team . . . 2001 –– Played in seven games . . . made his first collegiate start in the season finale against Louisiana Tech . . . completed 42-percent of his passes for 193 yards . . . ran for 110 yards, a 4.8 average per carry and two touchdowns . . . had five carries for 44 yards and one touchdown against Indiana State . . . against SMU, completed 7-of-11 passes for 72 yards, while rushing for 32 yards on five attempts . . . had a career-long 44-yard pass against Hawaii . . . was an all-WAC Academic selection . . . 2000 –– Was one of several freshmen to sit out due to redshirt status . . . Overall –– Has good toughness . . . received a lot of repetitions in the spring . . . showed the ability to move around in the pocket and throw the football . . . needs to develop poise . . . his transition from 8-man football is complete.

High School: Was a four-year letterwinner and starter at Medford High School . . . compiled a mark of 46-8 during his four-year career . . . named to the Tulsa World Blue-Chip list . . . set the national record for eight-man football and Oklahoma all-class records with 8,426 yards and 120 touchdowns over four varsity seasons . . . also rushed for 2,623 yards, scored 45 TDs and set a national eight-man record for total offense with 11,049 yards . . . led his team to a 14-0 record and state title as a senior . . . named to the Oklahoma Associated Press High School Football team as a senior . . . threw for 2,408 yards and 43 touchdowns in leading his team to the Class C Championship as a senior . . . rushed for 662 yards and 12 TDs on 101 carries his senior campaign . . . was a first-team all-state selection by the Daily Oklahoman, and also earned all-state merits by the Tulsa World . . . selected to the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State team . . . was named the Enid News & Eagle Northwest Oklahoma Player of the Year and the District C-3 MVP as a senior . . . threw for 1,940 yards and 28 touchdowns as a junior, and 2,502 yards and 27 TDs his sophomore season . . . also lettered four years each in baseball, basketball and track . . . was an all-state selection in basketball his senior season . . . high school football coach was Chuck Goodner.

Personal: Favorite TV show is “The Sopranos” . . . lists the Dallas Cowboys as his favorite NFL team, and former Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman as his favorite NFL player . . . his favorite athlete is Michael Jordan . . . his favorite musical group is the Dave Matthews Band . . . his favorite class at TU is Global Threat & National Security . . . his brother, Justin, played football at Fort Hays State in Kansas and his sister, Jackie, played basketball at Pan American University . . . a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes . . . was selected to the school’s Ultimate Team in 2003-04, which is based on community service, campus involvement, and academic and athletic success . . . parents are Jim and Margaret Kilian . . . majoring in history/education . . . born October 24, 1980 in Caldwell, Kansas.

CAREER STATS:

SEASON CMP ATT YDS CMP% YPA TD INT SACK RAT ATT YDS AVG TD

2004 184 337 2247 54.6 6.7 13 16 35 113.8 150 282 1.9 8

2003 188 331 2217 56.8 6.7 22 11 19 128.3 133 605 4.5 7

2002 22 52 208 42.3 4.0 1 2 0 74.6 23 86 3.7 2

2001 16 38 193 42.1 5.1 0 1 4 79.5 23 151 6.6 2

BigChiefFan
04-24-2005, 08:32 PM
Profile Published by DefenseWinsGMEN
Jeremy Parquet

Position:
OT

College:
Southern Miss

Projected Selection:
Round6


MEASUREMENTS
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
40 TIME
6'7"
337
n/a

ATTRIBUTE SCORE
SIZE
SPEED
STRENGTH
ATHLETICISM
XFACTOR
9
8
8
8
9
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10
out of 10

EXCHANGE VALUE
37.5

Pros:
Cons:
Draft Exchange Analysis:
Returns for his senior season as the starter at right tackle on the offensive line for the fourth- consecutive season … Counted on by the coaching staff for leadership … Worked hard in the spring on the field and in the weight room, adding size to his frame … Big, strong and tough to move … Excels in the passing game … Continues to be the team’s top offensive lineman and provides solid leadership … Selected by his fellow players as one of five permanent team captains last season … First-Team All-Conference USA Performer … Served as offensive captain in four games in 2003 … Has 28 starts in his career … Awarded the team’s “Hawg Award” for the Nebraska (9/25), Cincinnati (10/4), Houston (11/8) and TCU (11/20) games … 2004 Preseason Honors: Named to the All-Conference USA preseason first team by Athlon’s Sports, Lindy’s and Phil Steele’s … Liberty Bowl: Started on the offensive line at the right tackle position … 2003 (r-Jr.): Started all 13 games, finishing with the most snaps of any offensive player … Led the Golden Eagle linemen in knockdowns (57) and pancake blocks (six) … Only allowed three sacks … Honored as the Offensive Player of the Week against Nebraska (9/25) and shared the honor for his performances against Houston (11/8) and East Carolina (11/29) … Had 75 snaps and graded 80 percent against Nebraska, and added four Knockdowns in the game … Against Houston, had 61 snaps and graded 80 percent with one pancake and six knockdowns … Participated in 75 offensive plays twice this season, against Memphis (9/13) and Nebraska (9/25) … Helped the offense average 324.9 yards of total offense, including 122.1 yards rushing and 202.8 yards passing in 2003 … 2002 Houston Bowl: Started on the offensive line at the weak-side guard position … 2002 (r-So.): Started all 13 games … Season-high 88 plays against Memphis and Louisville … Collected 14 pin blocks … Helped the offense average 143.7 rushing and 188.5 passing for a total of 332.2 yards per game … 2001 (r-Fr.): Played in six games, starting one … Used mostly as a backup at weak-side guard … Saw action in 239 plays … Season-high 77 plays in his first career start at Memphis (10/6) … Used in 70 plays against UAB (9/29) … Helped Southern Miss average 245 yards a game passing, 341 yards of total offense and 25.3 points a game … 2000 (Fr.): Redshirted … Prep: Three-year starter at tackle for Head Coach Stephen Robicheaux … One of the top offensive linemen in the state of Louisiana ... Listed by The Times-Picayune as one of the state’s best ... An all-metro selection as a senior... Parquet did not allow a sack during his entire senior season … Rated in the Louisiana Top 40 by SuperPrep... His Wildcat team won the District 7-5A Championship ... Preseason Top 25 Prospect by Louisiana Football Magazine ... Rated a 9.25 by Jeff Whitaker’s Deep South Recruiting ... Pigskin Preps rated him as the 12th best offensive tackle prospect in the Southeast with a “1” rating … Personal: Son of Felton, Jr., and Lois Parquet … Graduated in May with his bachelor’s degree in coaching and sport administration … Born April 11, 1982.

John_Wayne
04-24-2005, 08:42 PM
It looks like we got good "value" in this draft. Most of our picks were projected to be drafted sooner than we drafted them. I'm OK with this draft. It's not spectacular, but it mostly makes sense. I wish we had drafted a DE instead of that QB though.

BigChiefFan
04-25-2005, 09:24 AM
Pretty good review on all of our recent draft additions for the morning crew.

Donger
04-25-2005, 09:29 AM
If I could spend a day with anyone, it would be: George Bush

ROFL

htismaqe
04-25-2005, 09:46 AM
It looks like we got good "value" in this draft. Most of our picks were projected to be drafted sooner than we drafted them. I'm OK with this draft. It's not spectacular, but it mostly makes sense. I wish we had drafted a DE instead of that QB though.

Odd isn't it? 180 degrees different than past years, when everybody we pick was taken sooner than they were supposed to go...

BigChiefFan
04-25-2005, 10:12 AM
I'm pleased with the picks, now those guys drafted need to go to work and make the team.

ROYC75
04-25-2005, 10:17 AM
Why is it that Hodge had no INT's in 3 years as a starter ? :hmmm:


Another Bartee ? :banghead:


Let's hope not, he does have good speed.

BigChiefFan
04-25-2005, 10:19 AM
Why is it that Hodge had no INT's in 3 years as a starter ? :hmmm:


Another Bartee ? :banghead:


Let's hope not, he does have good speed.

Returning starter that is coming off an impressive spring and arguably his best off-season as a RedHawk ... the strongest Miami defensive back and one of the fastest players on the team, clocking a 4.36 in the 40-yard dash ... has emerged as the leader of the RedHawk secondary ... one of the MAC's top shut-down corners ... possesses NFL potential.