Who the hell is Jerry Hughes? Beats the crap out of me. Although, I was pretty disappointed with myself in not knowing he was a former 1st round pick. What kind of blogger am I? I guess one who doesn't follow the Colts all that much.
I'm pretty sure most readers don't know who he is as well, so, I reached out to Josh Wilson over at Stampede Blue (SB Nation site) to see what type of player we are getting. It is a pretty thorough Q&A that you guys will enjoy.
1) What are his strengths and weaknesses?
1) Jerry Hughes has the skills to be a good pass rusher, he just never seemed to realize that ability in Indianapolis. I don't know why, really. His skill set as a pass rusher looks good on paper - he is fast, athletic, and has a variety of moves to get past lineman. He just could never seem to do that with the Colts. He has struggled against the run and in coverage, but one thing that I will say about him is that he put in a commendable amount of...