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Calling it now - trade up for Clowney

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by Cowboy Brian, Feb 4, 2014.

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  1. starfrombirth

    starfrombirth Well-Known Member

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    Calling it now... not a chance in hell
     
  2. Manwiththeplan

    Manwiththeplan Well-Known Member

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    That may not be realistic, especially with the Rams sitting at #2 and likely looking to trade down like they did with Washington.
     
  3. Manwiththeplan

    Manwiththeplan Well-Known Member

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    In all fairness, Al Davis is dead, far less likely. Over the last few seasons, they haven't really made any major moves, just trying to recover from the last few.
     
  4. Verdict

    Verdict Well-Known Member

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    The "luxury" (if you can call it that) of being really bad and drafting really high is that with so many holes on your team it is pretty easy to trade down, acquire picks, still secure top flight talent AND fill a need.
     
  5. Cowboy Brian

    Cowboy Brian 3.141529 Zone Supporter

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    I'm re-calling this.
     
  6. AmberBeer

    AmberBeer Benched

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    Only an idiot GM would do that, so yea could happen.
     
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  7. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    If Clowney is there at 6...which would be a small miracle...no chance Atlanta trades out of that spot.

    As it is, it wouldn't surprise me if Atlanta trades up to Jacksonville's spot to get him if he's there and Jax is willing to part with him.
     
  8. jrumann59

    jrumann59 Well-Known Member

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    "That's a "no go" Ghostrider, the pattern is full."
     
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  9. Fredd

    Fredd Well-Known Member

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    wait, you want to trade up for Clowney when they could trade up for Manziel????

    no, just no
     
  10. Szczepanik

    Szczepanik Well-Known Member

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    I see Mack falling a few spots.

    Most likely Barr falls the most though.
     
  11. texbumthelife

    texbumthelife Well-Known Member

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    Didn't we already consult the chart and see this would cost us nearly every draft pick we have?
     
  12. Cowboy Brian

    Cowboy Brian 3.141529 Zone Supporter

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    Jerry Jones.
     
  13. texbumthelife

    texbumthelife Well-Known Member

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    Did Mike Ditka become coach at some point? Jerry Jones has never made a move like this. He has traded picks for current players but never mortgaged for draft picks.
     
  14. JackWagon

    JackWagon Well-Known Member

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    Jerry has done dumber things than going up for clowney ... like

    Cowboys trade first-, third-, sixth-round picks to Detroit for Roy Williams, seventh-round pick.

    Or giving Seattle 2 1st to get Joey Galloway ...

    Going up to 6 to get Mo Claiborne after you payed 50 million to Brandon Carr and had Mike Jenkins on your roster.

    There are 3 right there that are worse ...
     
  15. JackWagon

    JackWagon Well-Known Member

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    The more i look at my above post the more i realize we have the WORST GM in the game.
     
  16. 1LoyalCowboyFan

    1LoyalCowboyFan Active Member

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    I hope we go a la...No
     
  17. JackWagon

    JackWagon Well-Known Member

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    Actually i think he is going up there for Johnny Football ... not Clowney.
     
  18. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    [​IMG]
    Jadeveon Clowney | Defensive End
    Team: South Carolina Gamecocks
    Ht / Wt: 6'6' / 254
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    LATEST NEWS
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    The Sideline View's Lance Zierlein says an AFC offensive line coach told him South Carolina edge player Jadeveon Clowney will struggle his rookie year.
    "Spoke with AFC oline coach who is studying SEC OTs & he thinks Clowney will struggle his rookie year as OTs will play him for inside move," Zierlein tweeted. Zierlein added that the same oline coach "was less than impressed with Clowney’s edge rush skills & thinks he is too dependent on inside moves." Clowney still has room to grow with his technique as a edge rusher, but still remains a rare prospect on the field. Clowney's freakish speed and power off the edge will create problems for opposing offensive tackles. Moving forward, the key thing for Clowney is just putting it all together. Mar 13 - 1:06 PM
    Source: Lance Zierlein on Twitter
     
  19. bkight13

    bkight13 Capologist

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    Would you trade next year's 1st or this year's 2nd+?
     
  20. ferrispata

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    St. Louis is in a very good position. They will have a very busy phone for that pick with other teams wanting to steal Clowney (if he gets past Houston), or one of the QBs. It will be a fun draft. I just wish it wasn't so late this year.
     
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