Recapping the 2011 Draft With NFLmocks.com

Recently I talked with our good friend Jesse Bartolis from NFLmocks.com about Buffalo’s 2011 Draft. (Jesse is nice enough to occasionally contribute a guest post to BLD as well.)

Jesse asked me a range of questions, including my thoughts on Marcell Dareus, Buffalo’s past draft failures, my favorite Bills selection in the 2011 Draft, and how I expect the Bills to preform on the field in 2011. Here’s how it turned out:

 

1)  Last year the Bills drafted with their first three picks: C.J. Spiller, Torelle Troupe, and Alex Carrington. This year they went Marcell Dareus, Aaron Williams, and Kelvin Sheppard? Does there seem to be a philosophy to the way Buddy Nix and Chan Gailey approach the draft?


- Absolutely. Last year Buffalo went with talented but raw athletes, especially with non-BCS level players in Troupe and Carrington. The Bills clearly wanted a certain type of player: tough, smart, physical guys who produced against top-level competition in college. Buffalo desperately needed some guys who could help right away to fix their league-worst run defense…and they got it.

KEEP READING AT NFLMOCKS.COM

 

Want more from BuffaLowDown?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.

TEAMFeed More Bills news from the Fansided Network

Comments 1

Buffalo Bills History: Who Wore It – Number 11

Comments 2

Buffalo Bills 7 Round Mock Draft V.1

Comments 1

Buffalo Bills Re-sign Three

Hot on the Web From buffalobills.com