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Cowboys should trade up for Nick Fairly

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by RealCowboyfan, Feb 20, 2011.

  1. RealCowboyfan

    RealCowboyfan Championship

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    Why? Because Jay Ratliff can play the end and Fairly could play the nose.
     
  2. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    Is this a joke? Fairley is a horrendous fit at NT..he's even a poor fit as a 5tech..
     
  3. sureletsrace

    sureletsrace Official CZ Homer

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    You don't understand. The draft experts on this board can tell a good NT just by looking at their height/weight.
     
  4. Arch Stanton

    Arch Stanton it was the grave marked unknown right beside

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    I guess Cam Newton's no longer flavor of the week?
     
  5. Beast_from_East

    Beast_from_East Well-Known Member

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    Fairly is a cheap shot artist.

    He can get away with that crap at Auburn, but in Dallas he would be suspended by week 8.
     
  6. Avery

    Avery The Dog that Saved Charleston

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    The cheap stuff will stop in the pros. His own teammates will pop him when he costs them 15 yards.

    And no, why we would mortgage picks to move into the top three to get him? Never mind the higher price tag contract-wise.
     
  7. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

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    Too many holes to fill to trade up that high.
     
  8. Dash28

    Dash28 Felis silvestris catus

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    Apparently.
     
  9. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    My first thought as well.

    At least his taste in players improved, now if he can just work on reality. Fairley is only projected to be the #1 overall player taken. So he wants us to trade up form 9 to 1 basically.

    I'm all for a trade up to grab the guy we want, but not up to #1.
     
  10. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Exactly right.
     
  11. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    :laugh2: ....

    Also keep in mind, any trade up that high in the 1st round (even an optimistic move of only 4-5 slots) is VERY expensive.
     
  12. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    Yeah and those like Conrad Dobler were disciplined by their team mates years ago. You are dreaming if you think that kind of thing just goes away. Especially if its in his nature.
     
  13. Flinger

    Flinger Active Member

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    Uh, do you not believe coach Ryan when he says Ratliff is staying at NT? Don't know how the man can be any more clear.
     
  14. DIAF

    DIAF DivaLover159

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    Screw Fairly. I hope he tears up a knee.

    Whatever team drafts him is only going to get a half season out of him, after he gets suspended or some opposing team's players gang up on him and take him out. (Either on the field or off it.)
     
  15. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I love Cam, as long as he stays on the board the better chance someone will want to make a trade for the 9th spot to select him.
     
  16. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Now if he was from Georgia, totally different story.
     
  17. ghst187

    ghst187 Well-Known Member

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    Fairly isnt near the class of Suh or McCoy of last year.
     

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