Chance they move up to get Claiborne?

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by dantheman41, Feb 20, 2012.

  1. dantheman41

    dantheman41 Well-Known Member

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    If Claiborne starts slipping to 6-9, any chance cowboys move up to get him?
  2. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I think he would have to fall out of the top 10 before we had a real chance.
  3. ABQcowboyJR

    ABQcowboyJR Well-Known Member

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    Yes. But I really don't see him falling past five.
  4. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    I think we'd make a move at 9.
  5. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    I agree. The Bucs are going to lose Talib to jail and Rhonde to the rocking chair.
  6. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    We have too many holes to fill to spend draft picks to move up..if our choice isn't there at 14 we need to maybe move down for picks
  7. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    The Bucs would do themselves well to add Brandon Carr and then Claiborne in the draft.

    Barely skip a beat at CB.
  8. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Smart man.
  9. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    Agree with everyone else. Don't see him falling that far and if he does we better be ready to trade up
  10. cobra

    cobra Salty Bastard

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    Only two times to ever trade up:

    1. The team is 1 player away from Championship.
    2. The team needs a franchise QB and one is available.

    When you never trade up:
    1. When the team is trying to acquire about 4-5 starters in the draft.
  11. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    If we sign our needs in free agency I don't see why we wouldn't move up and take a shot on claiborne
  12. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Zero chance.
  13. respectdatstar

    respectdatstar Member

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    Isn't Claiborne right up there talent-wise with his former teammate, Patrick Peterson? I remember this time last year everybody was saying to trade up to get him. Was that because he was a 5-10 range pick and we were sitting at 9? I can understand if the jump from 14 would be too steep. He does look like a superstar in the making.
  14. Yuma Cactus

    Yuma Cactus Active Member

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    IMHO Clairborne is a much better CB than Peterson. If for some reason he gets near the 10 range jumping up to get him has to at least be a consideration.
  15. realtick

    realtick Benched

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  16. BraveHeartFan

    BraveHeartFan We got a hat. I want a ring.

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    I'd love to move up to get that kid if we thought we could but I just don't see it happening.

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