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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Very little chance he makes the roster as a UDFA rookie being picked up this late. But, if by some miracle he does beat out one of the others it will be because he earned it and THAT could be ...

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Old 06-06-2017, 06:21 PM   #21
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Re: Saints Sign WR Dan Arnold, 6'6" 220lbs - Jimmy Graham Replacement?

Very little chance he makes the roster as a UDFA rookie being picked up this late. But, if by some miracle he does beat out one of the others it will be because he earned it and THAT could be very exciting.
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Re: Saints Sign WR Dan Arnold, 6'6" 220lbs - Jimmy Graham Replacement?

Originally Posted by jeanpierre View Post
Closer to Marques Colston than Jimmy Graham...

...Payton wants those big receivers for the red zone...
and blocking on run plays
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He is the prototype for the new "RD" (rag doll) TE!
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Skinny and slow.
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Re: Saints Sign WR Dan Arnold, 6'6" 220lbs - Jimmy Graham Replacement?

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Skinny and slow.
Eh his 40 time is on the slow side, but his other measurables are pretty explosive numbers. He's a long shot but I'm excited to hear how his development goes this summer.
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Re: Saints Sign WR Dan Arnold, 6'6" 220lbs - Jimmy Graham Replacement?

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Dan Arnold*|*Wisconsin-Platteville,*WR*:*2017 NFL Draft Scout Player Profile
lets calm down with TE bit. he needs to fill out that frame a bit more. solid weight as a wr
I was going to ask what kind of crack you were smoking until I realized I read the size of the lineman we cut instead of Arnold. 6-6 290 running 4.6 would've been more promising for TE.
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Re: Saints Sign WR Dan Arnold, 6'6" 220lbs - Jimmy Graham Replacement?

Originally Posted by turbo_dog View Post
6'6" and 290

Can he play TE?
The guard we cut was 290lbs. Arnold it 220lbs. Camp body.
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Old 06-07-2017, 08:50 AM   #28
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Not the first time they brought someone in that no one gave a chance who proved to the naysayers wrong. Let's just see what happens.
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Old 06-07-2017, 09:57 AM   #29
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Good body to have around. Hard to find someone his size that is even ok. Really need him on the PS.
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he'll be cut first round if he lasts that long
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