Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

  1. #1
    Registered User DraftBoy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Atlanta
    Posts
    80,260
    Thanks
    2,588
    Thanked 10,344 Times in 5,852 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    206

    BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    http://www.buffalobillsdraft.com/201...for-the-bills/

    Letís get one thing out of the way before we begin the debate: Iím not suggesting that the Bills draft Manuel over Matt Barkley or Geno Smith. Based on where the Bills are likely to draft, both of the top quarterbacks are likely to be off the board. When it comes down to the third quarterback, Manuelís name is added to a list that includes Tyler Wilson, Tyler Bray, and Logan Thomas. If you go through all of Manuelís attributes, I believe that heís the best fit for the Bills and has the most long-term upside at the position.
    Our QB efforts continue...
    COMING SOON...
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr.Lecter
    We were both drunk and Hillary did not look that bad at 2 AM, I swear!!!!!!

  2. Post thanked by:

    cookie G (11-03-2012),Don't Panic (10-31-2012),ZAZusmc03 (10-30-2012)

  3. #2
    It's soooo embarrassing YardRat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    A hole in your wall.
    Posts
    56,438
    Thanks
    12,220
    Thanked 13,207 Times in 7,449 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    162

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    I'd be OK with Manuel. Or Scott from Arizona in the third, but I want to go back and see him play some more.
    There's battle lines being drawn...Nobody's right if everybody's wrong
    We better stop...Hey, what's that sound? Everybody look - what's going down?

  4. #3
    Registered User DraftBoy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Atlanta
    Posts
    80,260
    Thanks
    2,588
    Thanked 10,344 Times in 5,852 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    206

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    Quote Originally Posted by YardRat View Post
    I'd be OK with Manuel. Or Scott from Arizona in the third, but I want to go back and see him play some more.
    Not sure Scott will have 3rd Round value at this point.

  5. #4
    It's soooo embarrassing YardRat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    A hole in your wall.
    Posts
    56,438
    Thanks
    12,220
    Thanked 13,207 Times in 7,449 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    162

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    Quote Originally Posted by DraftBoy View Post
    Not sure Scott will have 3rd Round value at this point.
    I agree, but if the team really believed in his abilities and potential that would be a good place to 'reach'.

  6. #5
    Registered User DraftBoy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Atlanta
    Posts
    80,260
    Thanks
    2,588
    Thanked 10,344 Times in 5,852 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    206

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    Quote Originally Posted by YardRat View Post
    I agree, but if the team really believed in his abilities and potential that would be a good place to 'reach'.
    Eh, I guess, rather not reach until after Round 4 and even then only if I absolutely have to.

  7. #6
    It's soooo embarrassing YardRat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    A hole in your wall.
    Posts
    56,438
    Thanks
    12,220
    Thanked 13,207 Times in 7,449 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    162

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    Quote Originally Posted by DraftBoy View Post
    Eh, I guess, rather not reach until after Round 4 and even then only if I absolutely have to.
    Normally, myself also. But, I believe we're finally in a position where we are only 3 to 4 personnel moves from getting 'there', and at this point it would be worth the risk.

  8. #7
    Registered User TigerJ's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Bath, NY
    Posts
    17,782
    Thanks
    97
    Thanked 597 Times in 338 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    70

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    Manuel is the prospect I've been intrigued by. Among all the QBs who are likely to be available, I think he has the nicest balance of production and upside. However, the QB I want to know more about is Tyler Wilson, mostly because he's the current favorite among many mock drafters to end up as the Bills pick. I know he was very highly regarded coming into this year, having had a whole lot of success under Bobby Petrino. This season, however, the whole team has tanked to some degree with Petrino's departure. So how much of Wilson's struggle this season issue to the change at head coach. Is this a read flag in drafting him? Also, I know he's been out with a concussion. Does he have a history of concussion problems or other medical issues?
    I've made up my mind. Don't confuse me with the facts.

    I'm the most reasonable poster here. If you don't agree, I'll be forced to have a hissy fit.

  9. #8
    All-Pro Zoner Don't Panic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
    Posts
    4,227
    Thanks
    1,092
    Thanked 543 Times in 288 Posts
    Power to Give Rep
    21

    Re: BBD: Why EJ Manuel is the perfect QB for the Bills

    Arizona fan here... I don't see Scott's skill set translating well at the next level. Richrod has maximized his output with his offense. That isn't going to work at the NFL level.

    I am definitely a Manuel fan. Bottom line is that if he is worth a look as our next prospect investment, it's going to be because he has a first round grade come late April. So given that we are probably picking in or near the teens, were just going to have to wait and see how the next 6 months go.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •