When Teams and GM’s Fall In Love With Their Own Narratives

Dec 5, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Michigan State Spartans quarterback Connor Cook (18) holds up the Archie Griffin trophy for MVP as FOX emcee Joel Klatt interviews after the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes in the Big Ten Conference football championship at Lucas Oil Stadium. Michigan State won 16-13.  Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-245826 ORIG FILE ID:  20151205_sal_db4_119.JPGDec 5, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Michigan State Spartans quarterback Connor Cook (18) holds up the Archie Griffin trophy for MVP as FOX emcee Joel Klatt interviews after the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes in the Big Ten Conference football championship at Lucas Oil Stadium. Michigan State won 16-13. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-245826 ORIG FILE ID: 20151205_sal_db4_119.JPG

There’s no convincing me that NFL scouts and GM’s aren’t basically as clueless about the players they draft as we are on the couch. Oh sure, they Read more…