In my weekly column, we take a long look at two more rookies. I will compare their performance to date against my original expectations of them. Let’s continue this series off by looking back at Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones, and Baltimore Ravens running back Bernard Pierce after their Week Fourteen Games:
Marvin Jones, WR CIN
My original thoughts of the wide receiver during his time in college: I was originally impressed with him during his bowl game. He caught eight passes for 88 yards in the Holiday Bowl against Texas. The young wide receiver followed that up with a solid performance in the Senior Bowl. Jones was never the true number one receiving threat for the California Bears thanks to Keenan Allen, who just might make rumblings of his own for an NFL team in 2013.
Jones is an extremely talented receiver as he is fantastic at creating separation between himself and opposing corner backs. He seems to always take the correct angles to cause his defensive c...