Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 4/12/12

Brian Billick made an unfavorable comparison when asked about Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill on ESPN's "Mike and Mike" show.

The NFL Network analyst and former league coach equated Tannehill's current hype with that of JaMarcus Russell, who rivals ex-San Diego Chargers quarterback Ryan Leaf as the biggest draft bust in league history.

Why does Tannehill remind Billick of Russell, who was the top overall pick by the Oakland Raiders in 2007?

"Both shot up draft boards based on how they looked in shorts," Billick said on Thursday.

Tannehill has been potentially linked to several teams in the upcoming draft, going as high as the third overall pick by some while others have him falling to the middle of the first round.

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