Found August 28, 2012 on
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I remember sitting and watching the draft in front of my computer on the Bills message board, and hoping the Bills would take Russell Wilson along with all the other #BillsMafia members. I remember seeing the Redskins on the clock and suddenly it said Bills, I was pumped, because they had just jumped the Jaguars who I thought would draft Russell Wilson. I said finally we have a quarterback in Buffalo, and the name was read off pretty quickly.
With the 69th pick in the NFL Draft the Buffalo Bills select T.J. Graham, WR, North Carolina State (MY REACTION: Why do we need a WR/KR?)
Well Bills fans let me explain something first, because I was in the same predicament as you all were. I was thinking what are we doing? Then I remember watching Graham at NC State, and busted out some of his film. Graham was the most prolific returner in the ACC, and was a phenomenal wide out as well. Graham is a burner who can beat corners in man coverage and use his hands to stack on top of them and continue to gain separation. He is very good at focusing on the ball when running deep routes, and he looks natural in his catches.
So far in the preseason and mini camp, Graham has been impressive and I am ok with the pick now. I understand he is no Russell Wilson who was selected 6 picks after our selection, but what do you think of our 3rd rounder Bills fans? Was he worth it, or would you rather have Russell Wilson?
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