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Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:51 pm

Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:01 pm
  • Nice!

    Thanks for posting.

    Far cry from "abused", as a couple here concluded.

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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:09 pm
  • His brother could be very Kam like as a Safety, he played both LB and Safety in college and has size, only one hand doesn't really matter as well he produced and it's not like Kam is a pick machine anyway.

    Would be interesting to see where that kid lands, no combine invite but play and skills are very apparent. Having a Brother combo would be unique, last one I remember really were the Selmon brothers in Tampa of any notoriety.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:21 pm
  • I never understood how people thought he wasn't a good player, or that he got abused. Far from it.
    Pretty damn good for a mid round rookie.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:25 pm
  • chris98251 wrote:His brother could be very Kam like as a Safety, he played both LB and Safety in college and has size, only one hand doesn't really matter as well he produced and it's not like Kam is a pick machine anyway.

    Would be interesting to see where that kid lands, no combine invite but play and skills are very apparent. Having a Brother combo would be unique, last one I remember really were the Selmon brothers in Tampa of any notoriety.

    He didn't get an invitation for the combine? Wasn't he the ACC DPOY last year?
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:49 pm
  • Barber brothers too, Rhonde and Tiki...although they were on opposite sides of the line of scrimmage.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:51 pm
  • I remember the Blackwood brothers in Miami
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:02 pm
  • CHawkTailGator wrote:Barber brothers too, Rhonde and Tiki...although they were on opposite sides of the line of scrimmage.


    And on different teams.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:32 pm
  • SoulfishHawk wrote:I never understood how people thought he wasn't a good player, or that he got abused. Far from it.
    Pretty damn good for a mid round rookie.


    Prolly because he gave up a few completions. Evidently good corners give up none, LOL.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:48 pm
  • chris98251 wrote:His brother could be very Kam like as a Safety, he played both LB and Safety in college and has size, only one hand doesn't really matter as well he produced and it's not like Kam is a pick machine anyway.

    Would be interesting to see where that kid lands, no combine invite but play and skills are very apparent. Having a Brother combo would be unique, last one I remember really were the Selmon brothers in Tampa of any notoriety.

    Clayton says there very well is the likelihood he goes undrafted because of the missing hand, and not being invited to the combine. If that’s the case he will sign here to play as a FA with his twin brother. He’s the perfect PC/JS type of player, talented underdog, with a chip on his shoulder just waiting to prove the doubters wrong.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 6:22 pm
  • Kam 6"4" 224 coming out.

    Shaquem 6'0 222

    I think the kid could do it.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Wed Jan 24, 2018 10:57 pm
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    Shaquem 6'0 222

    I think the kid could do it.


    It has all the makings of a great story. I hope he makes it.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:04 am
  • Zeearend wrote:
    chris98251 wrote:
    Shaquem 6'0 222

    I think the kid could do it.


    It has all the makings of a great story. I hope he makes it.

    Story aside. Guy is a play maker. Would not mind him playing for a position at SS.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:11 am
  • Kid is a baller, all over the field, high energy. Man I hope he ends up here.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:09 am
  • Shaq got better every game. I am super pumped to see him take the next step and be even better next season.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:50 am
  • Sports Hernia wrote:
    chris98251 wrote:His brother could be very Kam like as a Safety, he played both LB and Safety in college and has size, only one hand doesn't really matter as well he produced and it's not like Kam is a pick machine anyway.

    Would be interesting to see where that kid lands, no combine invite but play and skills are very apparent. Having a Brother combo would be unique, last one I remember really were the Selmon brothers in Tampa of any notoriety.

    Clayton says there very well is the likelihood he goes undrafted because of the missing hand, and not being invited to the combine. If that’s the case he will sign here to play as a FA with his twin brother. He’s the perfect PC/JS type of player, talented underdog, with a chip on his shoulder just waiting to prove the doubters wrong.


    I was thrilled he didn't get a combine invite. Going undrafted DRASTICALLY increases the chances he ends up here.

    I don't think he's Kam, but he has got very unique athletic traits and has overcome a ton. He is maybe the most Seahawky prospect ever.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:57 am
  • I'd happily spend a 6th on him, I wouldn't even be upset with a 5th in honesty.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:06 am
  • Heck yeah! Go get em.
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Re: Griffin picked Hawks unsung hero
Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:05 am
  • Absolutely loved Shaq’s play this year. Rookie corner starting across from Sherman (pre-injury) and he absolutely held his own. He’s the first legit post-LOB DB we’ve brought in IMHO.
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