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5 minutes ago, hoosierhawk said:

Quinton  Flowers at QB? he's shorter than Walker at 5'10". Doubt he is our answer at QB.


 

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Bengals’ Quinton Flowers is one of the most exciting undrafted players

 

The former USF quarterback may be making a position change at the NFL level, but it doesn’t make him any less interesting.

 

Why is he exciting? Well, he was one of the most fun college quarterbacks for the last few years, recording a few USF records in the process. He’s one of six FBS players to reach 8,000 yards passing and 3,500 yards rushing. He also is one of six players to have 70-plus passing touchdowns and 40-plus rushing touchdowns. Talk about a playmaker!


 

 

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1 minute ago, PrincetonTiger said:

Could be an intriguing add

Marlons QB saw him and Marlon catching up after the game. I like RB with vision that know how to set up blocks and know how to not take big hits. He's slippery outside of Jordan he might have the best vision out of all the backs. A few times last yr runs could have been taken to the house and he has some speed on him but he's more quick than fast. ton of upside suprised he didnt make the bengals roster they had some injuries at RB as well.

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4 minutes ago, Scott Pennock said:

He was the guy that ran very well against us in game 4 of the preseason. Caught the ball very well out of the backfield too.

Sounds like he could be an excellent emergency/last resort QB, plus offer other upsides for the Colts.

 

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2 minutes ago, hoosierhawk said:

I think we could sign him without waiting for 25 other teams to claim him. Don't think he is considered a waiver wire guy.

He doesn't have to clear waivers

 

He's a UFA

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