Originally posted on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 4/26/13

The pictures during Thursday night’s NFL Draft were hard to watch. The young man had his Draft Day suit on. A bit of bling. And hopes of being the first QB picked in the draft. But America watched as West Virginia star quarterback Geno Smith waited and waited. He was head down in his cell phone as to not make eye contact with the cameras. Insult was added to injury when the Buffalo Bills made Florida State 2 year starter E.J. Samuel the first and only QB picked in the first round. Aaron Rodgers knows something about waiting uncomfortably during draft day and offered words of advice for Smith over twitter. #bbpBox_327615702565531648 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_327615702565531648 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }Hang in there Geno, "good things come to those who wait" -Paul Tagliabueabout 3 hours ago via Twitter for iPhoneReplyRetweetFavorite@AaronRodgers12Aaron RodgersHopefully, Geno can use the draft day dismissal as fuel like Rodgers has been able to do throughout his career. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

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