What do Alex Smith, Ronnie Brown, Braylon Edwards, Cedric Benson, Cadillac Williams, Troy Williamson and Mike Williams have in common? All of them were drafted ahead of Rodgers in 2005. Seems insane now, right? Few fantasy quarterbacks have been more consistent or productive since 2008, when ...
Williamson was the second wide receiver picked (No. 7) in the 2005 draft behind Braylon Edwards (No. 3) and ahead of the likes of Roddy White (No. 27) and Vincent Jackson (No. 61). He would go on to record 1,067 combined yards with just three touchdowns in his first three years before finishing his ...
thirteen what they'll Patterson at 294 years before that old person Hartman. At 22 to four years prior to that was Troy Williamson at number seven and back in 1998. Human. I'll go into a great little hole lost its role I don't pay his bills
Supreme Court. Worst pick: Troy Williamson (2005 NFL Draft , Round 1 ..... the Vikings were romanced by Williamson 's speed and hoped he would be another dynamic vertical threat. Williamson didn't quite pan out, coming
one of these receivers went off the board first. Surprising picks tend to happen at wide receiver on draft day ( Troy Williamson , Darrius Heyward-Bey , Tavon Austin , Ted Ginn , anyone?) and almost nothing would surprise here. All four could
2005 Minnesota Vikings » Draft class: WR Troy Williamson (Round 1), DE Erasmus James (Round 1 ..... they thought would be Moss' successor, Williamson . That didn't happen. Williamson possessed the speed to be a deep threat
was ugly. You know the best wide receiver by far ended up being the last one they can ride 127. But if you look at Troy Williamson . Mike Williams ten and Matt Jones or anyone think they went 2223. It was a pretty ugly wide receiver draft.
passed on me that I know I talked to empower interest isn't the players drafted to us for like it was better than. Troy Williamson Mike Williams Jamal brown Thomas Davis Travis Johnson David Pollack Erasmus Jane Alex Barron. He started questioned
so many misses at No. 7. Todd Blackledge, Larry Burton, Joe Campbell, Kevin Hardy (the DE, not the OLB), Troy Williamson , Tim Worley -- all bad, but not on the list. Be very afraid, Bears fans. HITS CB Champ Bailey : Taken in 1999
also have taken three wide receivers in the past 10 years ( Cordarrelle Patterson in 2013, Percy Harvin in 2009 and Troy Williamson in 2005). No, thank you: The Vikings never have taken a tight end in the first round in their existence. And
the safest in the 2015 NFL Draft . "It seemed like it was boom or bust, and we can go through the Mike Williams , Troy Williamson , Darrius Heyward-Bey and all the risk involved," Jeremiah said on NFL Network's "Path to the Draft." "Then
mean there aren't any modern-day Mamulas ... Troy Williamson , No. 7 overall pick in 2005, Minnesota Vikings : Best known as the guy drafted to replace Randy Moss, Williamson 's holes on tape were washed away with a 4.32 40
capped by his final score, an 85-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter. Former Minnesota Vikings WR Troy Williamson previously held the school record for receiving yards in a game with 210 against South Florida in 2004. » Can
spectacular. But amid wide receiver misses from the very same draft (Matt Jones/ Jaguars , Mike Williams / Lions , Troy Williamson / Vikings ) it was the last receiver taken in the first round, Atlanta's Roddy White , who turned out to be the
10th in 2005), Reggie Williams (ninth in 2004), Troy Williamson (seventh in 2005). Here is some perspective on Watkins ..... best wide receivers in University of Texas history. Williamson : He was a great athlete out of South Carolina with
NFL Network researcher Drew Christensen made a hopeful plea to me on the subject of Cordarrelle Patterson : "Less Troy Williamson ... more Moss." Either way, that Vikings first round looks damn good on scrolls. (I'll be here all week
overall. We know how that ended. Ronnie Brown , Braylon Edwards, Cedric Benson, Cadillac Williams, Adam Jones and Troy Williamson round out the top seven. The talent's there, but none of it lived up to the hype. A clear disappointment. 2000
Call it the Troy Williamson effect. The Vikings traded Randy Moss to ..... and a few picks, which they turned into Troy Williamson in the 2005 draft. Williamson was supposed to be the heir apparent for
NFL.com's Pat Kirwan draws up his draft board for every team in the NFC North. See the needs for the Bears, Lions, Packers and Vikings and find out what players they should target.
speed with another burner in Williamson . However, Williamson never developed, and the ..... apparent to Randy Moss, Troy Williamson (above) was not. And the ..... huge setback by missing on Williamson and their other first-round
Fame r. They haven't picked in the top 10 since 2005, when they made the ill-fated selection of wide receiver Troy Williamson with the pick obtained in the Randy Moss trade. This is the first draft that Spielman has full authority over for
Minnesota Vikings passed on Aaron Rodgers twice that year, with the seventh and 18th picks of the draft. They took WR Troy Williamson and DE Erasmus James (neither is currently in the league) and have since been through five starting quarterbacks
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wideouts Reggie Williams and Jerry Porter this offseason. That leaves the team with Dennis Northcutt, Mike Walker and Troy Williamson as their top receivers. Unless the Jaguars add a veteran like Marvin Harrison, I would expect them to target Texas
Tyree has been on Jacksonville's short list for the past few weeks and that list grew awfully short this week with Troy Williamson going down with a shoulder injury and Nate Hughes waived. There's no word if the Jaguars and Tyree could be joining