Before the draft, the Browns weren’t saying anything about their plans for the first overall pick. They’re talking a blue streak now, Jack. (I know I’ve said that before. More than once)
“One of the most interesting things about this guy as a football player, is that he makes his plays at critical moments in the game,” Schneider said. “You can see it when you’re watching film, and then when the analytics guys throw their numbers at you, you go wow. Really impressive. He doesn’t miss any more tackles than the average American Cheap Jerseys linebacker in this draft. The rest of his stuff is just off the charts.”
Seattle will initially play Griffin as a weakside linebacker knowing that he has pass rush and cover skills. Griffin said it doesn’t matter where he plays. He fully expects to make an impact wherever he is on the field.
“He has meant so much to this organization — both on the field, off the field, in San Diego, in Los Angeles — and we can’t say enough about the type of person he is, and player. These decisions are really, really difficult. . . . There aren’t many guys like him that come along, and I’ve been doing this for 20 years and have had a chance to be around some special players — some special Hall of Fame players — but nobody greater than what he did at his position.”
Gates made eight Pro Bowls and five times was selected All-Pro. He ends his Chargers’ career as the team’s all-time leader in receptions (927), receiving yards (11,508) and touchdowns (114).
“Antonio’s contributions to our organization over the past 15 years cannot be overstated, and I want to thank him for what he has meant throughout his career to our family, his teammates, our staff and Chargers fans Best Site For Cheap Jerseys everywhere,” Controlling Owner and Chairman of the Board Dean Spanos said. “He’s the consummate professional. Humble. Kind. Giving. Thoughtful.