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There you have it, my biggest booms and busts of the 2011 NFL draft QB class. The order in which I ranked the quarterbacks has no relationship to how big of a boom or bust I expect them to be, mind you. For example, just because I put Andy Dalton as Bust No. 1 doesn't necessarily mean that he will be a bigger bust than the other QB's listed.
Agree? Disagree? Any names that should have been listed that you didn't see?
Now it's time for a very quick glance at he rest of the class to see how they will fare.
Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers
NEUTRAL: I think he will end up being a decent quarterback as long as the new Harbaugh in town knows how to utilize his talents. He won't be taking the league by storm, however.
Christian Ponder, Minnesota Vikings
BOOMish: Ponder is the most NFL-ready QB of this class. I hate the Vikings, but love the selection. He will be a Rookie of the Year candidate, but will need to stay healthy to have a career worth talking about.
Tyrod Taylor, Baltimore Ravens
BUST: I just don't have any reason to think otherwise. He will be buried on the Ravens roster. And in the end, they will probably try molding him into a gimmick QB.
Nathan Enderle, Chicago Bears
NEUTRAL: Enderle has a ton of upside. He will be sitting behind Jay Cutler, which should help him develop as long as he doesn't inherit the JAY BOMB (wild duck of a deep ball that will obviously get picked). Holding him back is the fact that the Bears have a lot of capable talent at the QB position on their roster right now. If given the opportunity, down the road, he could be pretty good.
Greg McElroy, New York Jets
BOOM: Steal by the Jets front office. I am not impressed by Mark Sanchez or his body of work thus far. Rex Ryan doesn't need a Tom Brady under center. McElroy will turn out to be the game manager that Rex wants and needs to get to the Super Bowl. McElroy, in my opinion, will unseat Sanchez as the Jets starter in a couple years.
Taylor Yates, Houston Texans
BUST: I see Yates as a long-term project. He has some ability, but it's going to take a lot of coaching to unleash. He could be one of those edge-starter, career-backup types.