|Watkins drafted #7 overall in Mel Kiper's Mock Draft|
|by Tony Crumpton - Associate Editor - Thursday, March 13, 2014 3:32 PM||
Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#2 6-1, 205
Fort Myers, FL
View Full Profile drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7th overall).
As an interesting side note, Kiper had Buffalo LB Khalil Mack going #1 overall to the Houston Texans.
Analysis: The Bucs are going to be good on the defensive side of the ball. They've added a good defensive end in Michael Johnson and a good cornerback in Alterraun Verner, and they may not be done. But they also have uncertainty at QB even with the addition of Josh McCown. And whether it's McCown or second-year option Mike Glennon, another weapon in the passing game will help, and Watkins becomes a pretty good value at this point. His experience implies a player ready to succeed early; the offense will get a bump from his presence.
Read the full article here
|Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment||
Post your comments
|Discuss this update on the Football Board - Chat about this update in TigerActive Chat|
8/30 - Sammy Watkins tweets about Clemson-UGA8/30 - Sammy Watkins injury update8/28 - Sammy Watkins re-aggravates his rib injury8/26 - Watkins, Allen listed as breakout NFL stars8/24 - Bills' head coach on Sammy Watkins' injury8/23 - Sammy Watkins injury update8/19 - Sammy Watkins injury update8/17 - Sammy Watkins injury update8/16 - Sammy Watkins injured in NFL preseason game