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4 minutes ago, JE7HorseGod said:

But a whole host of NFL defenders come from Alabama.

I'm not saying it's the same thing.

What I am saying is that automatically discounting a rookie RB's pass pro skills, when he's already demonstrated them against the highest level of talent possible at his level because other rookie RBs have struggled in pass pro, doesn't seem like a done deal to me.

 

I know you believe your opinions are facts but you should take some time to research and understand why collectively college rb's initially struggle in NFL pass protection, it's a combination of skills, experience, game speed and real time processing. HC's need to feel comfortable knowing that rookie rb can recognize and effectively make the block needed to protect his $100mm QB.

Like I said the irony of your position that tampa should use a 2nd on a rb to pair with Brady but you discount the fact that rookie rb's struggle in pass protect even though we are specifically referring to a replacement for Tampa's 2nd round pick Rojo who still struggles with NFL pass protection. . .😂

All you are doing is opining against the established data.

You can't make this stuff up 😂

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Matthew Berry is my go to guy for fantasy. I do the opposite of what he says.

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They attempted to convert a 4th and 5 from like 10 yards out while leading 14-13 despite having Koo. They lost by 1. That seems far worse than Gurley scoring by accident.

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3 minutes ago, Evincar said:

Is this unprecedented? A guy who was the #1 fantasy player in consecutive seasons, is released shortly after. Turns 26 in August.

 

knee issues + $10mm year on a 4yr extension is not a normal situation.

KC+NIners played in the SB with a bag of cheap spare parts rb's😝

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Just now, dashoe said:

 

knee issues + $10mm year on a 4yr extension is not a normal situation.

KC+NIners played in the SB with a bag of cheap spare parts rb's😝

 

I mean the reasoning behind it is obvious but I cant remember a similar situation.

I still dont understand why teams draft RBs in the 1st round. They'll never learn.

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4 minutes ago, Evincar said:

 

I mean the reasoning behind it is obvious but I cant remember a similar situation.

I still dont understand why teams draft RBs in the 1st round. They'll never learn.

 

Elite rb's sell a lot of tickets and merch, they more than pay for themselves economically🤣

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1 hour ago, dashoe said:

 

I know you believe your opinions are facts but you should take some time to research and understand why collectively college rb's initially struggle in NFL pass protection, it's a combination of skills, experience, game speed and real time processing. HC's need to feel comfortable knowing that rookie rb can recognize and effectively make the block needed to protect his $100mm QB.

Like I said the irony of your position that tampa should use a 2nd on a rb to pair with Brady but you discount the fact that rookie rb's struggle in pass protect even though we are specifically referring to a replacement for Tampa's 2nd round pick Rojo who still struggles with NFL pass protection. . .😂

All you are doing is opining against the established data.

You can't make this stuff up 😂

In what way was that worded like my opinion sounded like a fact?  🤷‍♂️

I feel as though you're pretty condescending and I'm going to choose to ignore you.  Please feel free to do the same.

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1 hour ago, SharkSwimmer said:

Are we now going to get Gurley at a bargain price if he ends up in Seattle or Kansas City?

 

I dont see why they would have any interest in Gurley. Tampa seem like the only fit but he's going to have take a pay cut wherever he goes.

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1 minute ago, dontclapGonorrhea said:

Sounds like it is a huge issue with both being hurt. Penny is going to be lucky if he plays before week 8 next year. 


The actual RB issue for Seattle is that they give them too many carries and don't let their elite QB throw the freaking ball as much as he should.

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Just now, dontclapGonorrhea said:

Sounds like it is a huge issue with both being hurt. Penny is going to be lucky if he plays before week 8 next year. 

 

Assuming the season starts on time in September.

If Seattle is concerned about injuries it makes little sense to sign a RB with a chronic knee issue.

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5 hours ago, Evincar said:

 

I mean the reasoning behind it is obvious but I cant remember a similar situation.

I still dont understand why teams draft RBs in the 1st round. They'll never learn.

 

It only makes sense if it's a Saquon or Zeke 

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He's a former Bulldog and according to one source, that's where he'd like to end up (Atlanta), there or Miami. Great player, I'll believe he's done when it's him who says it.   

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10 hours ago, RunCMC said:

 

It only makes sense if it's a Saquon or Zeke 

 

The Giants could have took Quenton Nelson with the 2nd overall pick and Nick Chubb with their 2nd round pick.

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7 minutes ago, Evincar said:

 

The Giants could have took Quenton Nelson with the 2nd overall pick and Nick Chubb with their 2nd round pick.

 

It absolutely never makes sense to take a RB that early IMO, I don't care who they are. Running backs don't win you championships.

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