Originally Posted by okaydo
What was the recruiting like for him?
I remember seeing a Diablo Magazine profile of Tedford a few years back (about 1 or 2 years after the Jaguars drafted Jones-Drew), and there was a photo of Jones-Drew and Tedford kicking it in Memorial Stadium.
Jones-Drew needed to get away from the Bay Area. Too many distractions and I believe he was quoted as saying he, 'needed to get away to learn to grow up on his own'.
'05 Ndamukong Suh
'09 Manti Te'o (not sure how close we were to actually signing)