Curtis Martin Anyone??

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by KingTuna, Dec 13, 2005.

  1. KingTuna

    KingTuna New Member

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    There is a good chance we could sign Curtis Martin to a short term contract next year...How about Martin coming in to help out the running game and screen plays??

    For the right price I am all for it!!
  2. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I like Martin but at his age and coming off knee surgery I would prefer to stay with the younger guys who still have a future ahead of them
  3. Portland Fanatic

    Portland Fanatic Well-Known Member

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    Good chance????? Your opinion?

    Mine = NO

    We have three good RB's on the need to add more.
  4. sporadic

    sporadic New Member

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    I would much rather have TT on the roster at his current price tag rather than CM for a bundle (at the age of 97)
  5. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

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    Eddie George Part II
  6. conner01

    conner01 Well-Known Member

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    why would we want a high dollar, 30 yr old rb coming off an injury? our inability to run screens has nothing to do with the rb's but the oline.they are too big and fat to move out side. i think martin is one of the most underrated rb';s in the nfl over his career but his career is just about over
  7. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Not only no, hell no.
  8. Boston Cowboy

    Boston Cowboy Member

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    Seriously, lets stop all the discussion of bringing in older, past their prime veterans. Just because they were drafted by BP does not mean they will be good fits or even produce in our organization.

    There is a good chance that any team could sign Martin. We don't need help with our running game. We've got two young, dynamic backs who provide a pretty good two headed monster. Besides, we've never been able to run a good screen play and our current QB doesn't seem to be able to put the right touch to run it effectively. Under your logic, we should trade for Chad Pennington as well.

    If history is any indication, short term contracts to "veterans" haven't helped this team (see Thomas, Anthony...George, Eddie....Leaf, Ryan)
  9. 1fisher

    1fisher Well-Known Member

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    Heck, Might as well..... everybody that's available should be coming to Dallas according to some of the posters here at the Zone! Lets make a list and see how many will actually make it......

    as for me.... NO!
  10. Marty R

    Marty R Member

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    ummm yeah +1
  11. TheHustler

    TheHustler Active Member

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  12. JBRockBottom31

    JBRockBottom31 Member

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    These posts get worst by the hour
  13. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    yeah, wait until 50cent gets in on this one.
  14. ManofSteel2331

    ManofSteel2331 Member

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    i absolutely hate these threads of ideas of bring in old old high priced overrated players
    please stop all
  15. trickblue

    trickblue Not Old School...Old Testament...

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    Unfortunately... Parcells would take a LONG look at Martin if he was available...
  16. Erik_H

    Erik_H Good, bad, I'm the guy with the gun.

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    I agree that it's not a needed or very good move. However, Martin is not only a former BP player, he's one of his favorites.

    While I may not like the idea, it is certainly a possibility.
  17. 1fisher

    1fisher Well-Known Member

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    yeah, wait til ninja and the other guy that played through 8 games of high school ball on a high ankle sprain and torn ligaments gets in on this one....... JJ apparently isn't tough enough, so why not bring Martin in?? :banghead:
  18. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    That is what is important to understand.

    Just like with Terrell Owens, we all may have our little opinions, but what the team would do is often drastically different from what informal fan polls indicate.
  19. Hiero

    Hiero New Member

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    rb is one of the spots we definitely DO NOT need.
  20. bootyhunta

    bootyhunta Active Member

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    Maybe in the offseason we should go and sign every player from the Jets that has ever been within a football field of Bill Parcells!


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