Originally written December 11, 2011 on Ultimate NYG:
We are going to break up the usual Sunday morning routine of Phil Simms and start with a piece done by the Star Ledger on Linval Joseph.  When you read stories like these you begin to understand why some special players can make it to the NFL w/o getting to play for top Division 1 college programs.  Brandon Jacobs was stuck behind Carnell (Cadillac) Williams and Ronnie Brown at Auburn.  So he transferred to Southern Illinois to get snaps.  Joseph lost an opportunity to play for the Florida Gators, so he went to East Carolina.  And if you think it is an exact science, then there are still going to be players like Tom Brady who fall to the 6th round and others like Victor Cruz who aren't even drafted.  So the lesson for all of us is that there is plenty of opportunity to sift through the talent to find the players that are worth getting on your roster.  (Click Read more to continue with Joseph and who Simms takes in the Dallas- NY Giants game). Speaking of sifting through the ...
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