Nov 3, 2012; Waco, TX, USA; Baylor Bears wide receiver Terrance Williams (2) celebrates a win over the Kansas Jayhawks at Floyd Casey Stadium. The Bears defeated the Jayhawks, 41-14. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Dallas continues to baffle fans with their 74th pick: Wide Receiver Terrance Williams

The Dallas Cowboys draft picks so far have had many fans scratching their heads.  Even though I liked the previous pick of tight end Gavin Escobar, we still have a need for safety and help on the offensive line.  Dallas continues to baffle fans with the 74th pick the Dallas Cowboys selected wide receiver Terrance Williams from Baylor University. 

Jan 26, 2013; Mobile, AL, USA; Senior Bowl south squad wide receiver Terrance Williams of Baylor (2) against the Senior Bowl north squad during the first half of the Senior Bowl at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Williams adds to the staple of wide receivers which already include Dez Bryant, Miles Austin, Dwayne Harris and Cole Beasley, just to name a few.   Williams will add reliability with his hands and he is a good route runner.  He is durable, polished, and well-rounded receiver.

Williams does not possess great speed. He is not overly fast or big, and will not be very physical with defensive backs. Williams also lacks run blocking skills.  But he can make the tough receptions and has enough quickness to get some separation. Williams will never be a number one receiver, but he could be a solid number two.  My guess is that the Cowboys are looking for a Kevin Ogletree replacement.

Williams caught passes from Heisman Trophy Winner Robert Griffin III and produced some crazy numbers.  Hes caught 59 passes for 957 yards and 11 touchdowns.  His senior year, he caught 97 passes for 1,832 yards and 12 touchdowns.

Again, Dallas picked a good athlete but they continue to fall short of meeting the team’s true needs.

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  • Preach

    OOOOL WEE ,Miles in Trouble,T.Will is ah Beast!!!!!!!!!!!

  • TexasBrady

    A total F+ -2013 draff

  • Denny Zeleniak

    We already have a number 3 on the roster: Dwayne Harris.

  • Aviery Boone

    A draft so far, williams a beast ! still need a RIGHT TACKLE!
    chris faulk?

  • ‘mericas_team2013

    Williams is a better pick than Escobar! Hopefully Austin can stay in the slot now. Hanna may as well be forgotten he won’t get any opportunity now for sure. Warford or Armstead would’ve been a better pick in round 2.

  • Old Frog

    Cowboys could have taken Warford and Armstead and really helped the O-line but they take a TE and WR instead? I am very, very disappointed. Seems like they still don’t get how important the offensive line is and how much it needs to improve.