Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/8/14
Keenan Allen – WR – San Diego (#3.14 – 76th Overall)Out of the University of California, Allen at one time was considered at least a 2nd round pick, and possibly in the conversation to be a late 1st rounder.  He has a big frame, reminiscent of Demaryius Thomas; however, Allen has had lingering issues with his knee and didn’t show particularly well on his pro day, which dropped his stock.  While he doesn’t have the burst Thomas has, he does know how to position his body to box out defenders and will fight for jump balls.The Chargers have a good starting pair in Danario Alexander and Malcom Floyd, along with slot receiver Vincent Brown; however, Alexander has been injury prone in college as a pro, Floyd isn’t getting any younger, and Brown is still somewhat of an unknown commodity.  There’s a lot of opportunity here for Allen to make some noise for the Chargers sooner rather than later.Tyrann Mathieu – CB – Arizona (#3.7 – 69th Overall)Another player with 1st round talent, Mathieu dro...
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