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Claiborne, Mathieu or Peterson?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by dallasfan4lizife, Aug 14, 2013.

  1. dallasfan4lizife

    dallasfan4lizife Well-Known Member

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    Out of Morris Clairborn, Tyrann Mathieu and Patrick Peterson, which one will have the best career. The worst career?

    Tyrann Mathieu is projected to start against the cowboys, and is wowing people in camp supposedly.

    I'm predicting Patrick Peterson has the best career from what I saw in college and NFL thus far, with Tyrann Mathieu close behind.
  2. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    So you think Claiborne will have the worst? Anyway, that LSU secondary must've been scary good. I think Claiborne will be the best CB. Peterson will be more of a playmaker, a legit CB, and an elite return man. Tyrann will be top nickel CB and/or a good #2 CB.
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  3. Crown Royal

    Crown Royal Insulin Beware

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    Patrick Peterson might already be the best cb in the league. Based on work-thus-far, Peterson
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  4. acer941

    acer941 Active Member

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    1A - Claibourne

    1B - Peterson

    3rd - Mathieu

    No Bias...
  5. acer941

    acer941 Active Member

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    Uh.... No?
  6. Dcowboy84

    Dcowboy84 Well-Known Member

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    wow this is great discussion. Peterson just has that playmaker quality so i agree with you that he probably will be looked at as having the better career when all is said and done. what could hurt him potentially is how much expectation is on him every year to be a shutdown corner and the new "Deion". AZ is even giving him offensive snaps right now.

    this year will tell us a lot of Mo i think. i thought he did a nice job as a rookie last year. except for that game against Philly he never really got torched with regularity. after this year we'll see what his outlook is.

    Tyrann is a wild card as he definitely has the skill to be a playmaker. the big thing for him will be is his size going to hinder him long term in his career. especially since they are playing him at safety will he stand up to the hits?

    overall it's a good discussion to think about. bottom line though is LSU gave the NFL 3 really good players.
  7. dallasfan4lizife

    dallasfan4lizife Well-Known Member

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    Im taking into account the value the cardinals got with Tyrann. He was a 3rd round pick. Claiborne was a 1st and 2nd.

    I think they'll all turn out to be good corners, if Tyrann can stay out of trouble.
  8. Arkyvarminter

    Arkyvarminter Well-Known Member

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    Honey badger
  9. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

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    how did you arrive at this conclusion?
  10. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    The honeybadger is playing FS
  11. Primetime42

    Primetime42 Well-Known Member

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    They all have unique skills. Peterson is the best with the ball in his hands, Claiborne the best coverman, Honeybadger just has a knack for being in the right place at the right time (it really defies logic how often he's able to do that)
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  12. CyberB0b

    CyberB0b Village Idiot

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    Peterson by a mile. He has a lot of stuff you can't teach. Speed, ball skills, size, strength. His technique might not be as good as Mo's, but that will come later. Honey Badger isn't in the same conversation.
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  13. dallasfan4lizife

    dallasfan4lizife Well-Known Member

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    he's playing a few different positions, along with nickle corner.
  14. birdwells1

    birdwells1 Well-Known Member

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  15. The Natural

    The Natural Well-Known Member

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    In terms of an overall player it's going to be Peterson and probably not close. He's an elite returner and I've heard he's been getting some looks at receiver in AZ camp, ala Deion. Claiborne has a chance to be as good a cornerback as Peterson, and Mathieu..well lets see if that guy can get through a full season.
  16. ABQcowboyJR

    ABQcowboyJR Well-Known Member

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    Peterson and its not close. He will be the best corner in the league next season IMO.
  17. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

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    Best in the league? No

    He's probably top 5.....Joe Haden is the best, if Revis can't come back to old form
  18. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    If a CB is drafted with a top ten pick, he better be a playmaker. Peterson has been a playmaker since day one. Mo is looking like another Tnew to me. He is simply not on the same level as Peterson. Mo was second best in college and he will never be on Peterson's level in the pros.
  19. Chris in Arizona

    Chris in Arizona I am Death

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    Like all 3 but Peterson is a next level talent.
  20. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

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    Mathiu they love him in Zona but he plays FS.
    Peterson is in the top 3 already.
    Hopefully Claiborne is just healthy.

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