If you’re not only ranking players, but also grouping them in tiers, tight ends are an interesting test case. Jimmy Graham is a one-man tier, with Gronkowski and Julius Thomas, both potential second-round picks, in the next group.
Studs like Graham and Gronkowski are in a league of their own, but the position offers solid players.
ESPN analyst and NFL veteran Christian Fauria joined The Fred & Ted Show to discuss current tight ends in the NFL, playing with Ted, the Texans outlook, and more.
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Mike Ditka joined J&R to talk about how good Wade Phillips is, if he’s still sticking to what he said when he used to coach the Saints, what he thought about what Boomer Esiason said about the Jets should cut Tim Tebow.
This Saturday’s Texans practice is also open to the public, and the team’s tight ends and running backs will stay late after practice to sing autographs for those who were in line early enough.
Check out the list of 2011 free agent tight ends.