FanPost

Chris Harper

I was so excited to see Harper contribute Saturday. I was at the game, and really couldn't believe how much playing time he was getting at WR. As the game went on I started to think about what a nightmare matchup he can be for CB's...he's too big for the smaller DB's, and he's too quick for the bigger ones.

I couldn't help but start thinking about another QB that sacrificed for his team and switched positions: Anquan Boldin. Harper is already 6' 3", 230 lbs (Boldin is 6' 1", 217 lbs), and looks like he has that "playmaker" ability; that catch was a great catch, especially for someone that just moved to WR this week.

I've heard and read a ton of comparisons to Kordell Stewart. I think this comparison is much different in that Kordell still played mostly QB, whereas Boldin moved almost exclusively to WR. Harper's future seems totally up in the air right now. Does he move back to QB sometime in the future? Does he redshirt at some point? Or does he begin his development at WR and start the path to breaking all J-Will's records?

[UPDATE] Moseley's blog says Harper will remain at receiver for the rest of the year:

http://www.registerguard.com/csp/cms/sites/web/sports/ducks/850610//story.csp

This is a FanPost and does not necessarily reflect the views of SB Nation or the Addicted To Quack Moderators. FanPost opinions are valued expressions of opinion by passionate and knowledgeable Oregon fans.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Addicted To Quack

You must be a member of Addicted To Quack to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Addicted To Quack. You should read them.

Join Addicted To Quack

You must be a member of Addicted To Quack to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Addicted To Quack. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker