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  • DE/OLB Brandon Sharpe

    Why does this guy get no love from this site or the NFL?

    He isn't even listed among the top kabillion senior prospects at OLB or DE even though he was super-productive (17 sacks), able to play both sides of the DL, has a great motor, excellent quickness, and compares extremely favorably with Jerry Hughes, O'Brien Schofield, and Brandon Graham.

    I don't get it. No, he won't be a 1st rounder, but his production, game speed, and motor should count for something... I don't even see him on everybody's underrated lists... that's how underrated he is.

    Is there ever going to be a scouting report done on him? So far he has not been invited to the combine, no Senior Bowl either.

  • #2
    I have never heard of him. I googled him up and found one from this very site.

    http://www.draftcountdown.com/forum/...ad.php?t=36421

    I think it may answer to your question.

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    • #3
      There were no answers to my question. Sharpe is about 6'2.5 and 250-255, he put up 17 sacks this season. He looks plenty quick off the edge, can play over the LT or RT and has no problems spinning or stunting to the inside.

      I've seen where his estimated 40 is as high as 4.86 and as low as 4.72, I wouldn't be surprised if he ran high 4.6's. His exclusion makes ZERO sense. He would easily project to OLB in the 3-4 and RDE in the 4-3.

      Considering this very site has a smaller guy from Stillman college that has 17 career sacks ranked in the top 25 and Sharpe doesn't even get mentioned is strange. This guy's a player and is physically no worse than Jerry Hughes.

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      • #4
        Alot of it has to do with him rarely seeing the field behind Brandon Williams prior to this season. Williams disappointed, athletically, in pre draft workouts last season.

        Lack of experience, production, and pedigree. I give him alot of credit for his production this season and putting his name in the ring because he was a virtually unknown at the start of the season.

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        • #5
          I understand him not being widely known coming into the season, he was a JUCO transfer only one season before... but you'd think with his production and play on the field that he would get a little attention.

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          • #6
            Originally posted by brasho View Post
            but you'd think with his production and play on the field that he would get a little attention.
            Many thought that of Phillip Hunt last season. He went undrafted and was cut in preseason.

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            • #7
              I can see a slight comparison but the difference here is that Sharpe dominated in the Big 12, while Philip Hunt feasted on the weak competition of CUSA. As a matter of fact, 6 of Hunt's 30 career sacks came against pathetic SMU.. he had 3 sacks his senior year against UAB, 14 sacks total. Hunt was smaller at 6' 7/8" 244 lbs and was only a consideration for teams running a 3-4. He was considered by ************* as the #23 overall LB http://www.*************.com/ratings...009&genpos=OLB

              Sharpe has played far better competition in a finesse/passing league and been even better (14 sacks) while being a tad bigger (listed at 6'3 1/8" and 254. I'm not saying the guy should be drafted in the first 2 rounds...he just needs to be recognized before guys like Adrian Tracy of William and Mary (who's smaller, slower, and played D1-AA) but he's not.
              Last edited by brasho; 01-17-2010, 10:24 AM.

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              • #8
                Who are you!!!


                First all who the Heck are you to be talkin about somebody else? I don't see your name ANYWHERE ON ESPN OR ANYWHERE ELSE FOR THAT MATTER! So until we see YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! How bout you do us all a favor and just shut the heck up ok?

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Brans#1fan View Post
                  First all who the Heck are you to be talkin about somebody else? I don't see your name ANYWHERE ON ESPN OR ANYWHERE ELSE FOR THAT MATTER! So until we see YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! How bout you do us all a favor and just shut the heck up ok?
                  I was a 5 star recruit on NCAA; who the heck are you?

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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by Brans#1fan View Post
                    First all who the Heck are you to be talkin about somebody else? I don't see your name ANYWHERE ON ESPN OR ANYWHERE ELSE FOR THAT MATTER! So until we see YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! How bout you do us all a favor and just shut the heck up ok?
                    In case you didn't know, this is a message board, stupid. Every post on here is "talkin bout somebody else".

                    Where do you get off questioning my or anybody else's credentials and accomplishments? ESPN is a joke and just the fact that you referenced ESPN makes me think you have no clue as to what you're talking about. If you don't want to see people talk about other people (which is what happens on a draft talk forum) then I suggest you never visit it. I'm not going to "shut the heck up" and doubt anybody else cares to abide by your baby tantrum requests either.

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Brans#1fan View Post
                      First all who the Heck are you to be talkin about somebody else? I don't see your name ANYWHERE ON ESPN OR ANYWHERE ELSE FOR THAT MATTER! So until we see YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! How bout you do us all a favor and just shut the heck up ok?
                      you are a shining example of who should not be posting on here
                      SCA Prowler is my Xbox Live Gamertag
                      Fire Caldwell!!!

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Brans#1fan View Post
                        First all who the Heck are you to be talkin about somebody else? I don't see your name ANYWHERE ON ESPN OR ANYWHERE ELSE FOR THAT MATTER! So until we see YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! How bout you do us all a favor and just shut the heck up ok?
                        bag of douche.

                        Bonekrusher.

                        Originally posted by JordanTaber
                        Football...it's rocket surgery now, folks.

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                        • #13
                          I'M A MAN!!

                          SCA Prowler is my Xbox Live Gamertag
                          Fire Caldwell!!!

                          Prowler's Newb Guide

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                          • #14
                            Originally posted by Brans#1fan View Post
                            First all who the Heck are you to be talkin about somebody else? I don't see your name ANYWHERE ON ESPN OR ANYWHERE ELSE FOR THAT MATTER! So until we see YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! How bout you do us all a favor and just shut the heck up ok?
                            I think this is a joke. It has to be, right?? Who in their right mind would go off like this and be serious about??


                            Silverback....still the best.

                            +rep to Jakey for the sig

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                            • #15
                              C'mon, I loved that post! I think we need more people around here going off irrelevantly. I wish he'd do it again, in a random thread on a random team board. I loved the intensity, I loved the message : Who the heck are you to be talking about someone else? Just look at the tagline above "Who are you!!!". I +repped him there because it gave me a laugh and he wasn't one of those guys from Caste who was trying to stir up a whole lot racially.


                              Brandon Sharpe, anyway, is one of the most intriguing prospects featured in the Texas vs. the Nation game. He is a bit undervalued on this site, but I'm not sure what his NFL position will have to be. We'll learn a lot from Sharpe from his weigh-in and practices, matching up against his peers.
                              Last edited by ThePudge; 01-22-2010, 04:41 PM.

                              big props to BoneKrusher for the sig & avatar
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