Thread: Confirmed with Link: Jets select Lukas Sutter (39th overall)
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06-25-2012, 11:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Wpgpage View Post
Again not a bad pick but there were players with a lot higher upside still on the board. With all the picks in 2013 they have you would think Chevy could have dealt some picks to get back into the lower 2nd round and drafted him there if he was really set on adding Sutter, just makes a lot more sense to me anyway.
I tend to agree. I am a lot less enthusiastic about this pick in round 2 than I am about Trouba at #9. I hope that Chevy and his scouts don't establish a pattern of reaching for tough grinder types of players, and end up with too many 3rd and 4th line grinders in the system. A lot of these types are available in lower rounds, and through trades and free agency. Every successful organization needs to hit the occasional home run in lower rounds (like Datsyuk and Zetterberg).

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