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How are we going to address everything?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by dantheman41, Jan 15, 2013.

  1. dantheman41

    dantheman41 Active Member

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    How are we going to address all our needs with no cap space and only 6 picks?

    We need:

    D line
    O line
    Tight end
    QB
    Safety
    Running back
    Wide receiver
  2. JerryJonesMustGo

    JerryJonesMustGo Active Member

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    Might be inline for a top 5 pick next year with the way things are looking. Hard to make a switch like this without the personnel to make it and no cap space.
  3. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Chances are they won't. I would hope though they would look at the best player over looking at just the position. I really do not see QB as a high priority pick at this stage
  4. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    Everybody wants the San Fran Oline don't they? That's how you build one, by sucking for years. Houston hid the same thing.
  5. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Well we already have the key piece with Tyron. So now we just need to start filling in the rest of the guys.

    Warmack would be a step in the right direction. Jones or Frederick in the 2nd would really give us a lift.
  6. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    i thought last year that we were 2 years away from getting close to filling in the holes

    i still feel like we are two years away

    wasted year

    no chance we fill all the holes in 1 offseason
  7. Cowboys22

    Cowboys22 Well-Known Member

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    First off, the cap space thing is not an issue. They are way over right now but it means nothing. Actually, the contracts were structured this way on purpose to allow them to convert the large base salaries to bonuses and reduce the cap hits. They will create plenty of cap room with restructures and cuts.

    I think you can knock TE and QB off your list. They will re-sign Romo and have Orton as the backup. They may use a draft pick on a QB but it will be later on, maybe 5th or 6th round if someone they like falls. Why do they need a TE? Hanna appears to be a fine backup and if they want a blocking TE, they can pick one up cheap off the street or use a reserve OL during games.

    DL and OL that can help will be available in the draft in rounds 1-3 and so will a safety. So get a 3 technique DT, OL, and S in rounds 1-3. Best player available, hopefully a pass rushing DE and a C, after that.

    RB and WR can be supplemented with mid level veteran free agents. There are dozens of these guys available at both positions every single year and they don't cost too much.

    There you have it. It's not hard at all to see how they can get it done.
  8. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    We'll never fill all the holes and we don't need to in salary cap football.


    What we need to do is build a strength on the offensive or defensive line. That can overcome a lot.
  9. MissouriCowboy

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    Tight end not worried about.
  10. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    agreed

    might as well dump all the resources into the OL

    let spence walk

    sign FA
    DRaft OL in rd 1 and 2

    should be good enough

    pipedream
  11. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Im hoping we can franchise him and trade him to a team. Maybe the Rams?
  12. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    going to have to work cap magic for that...cap hit is too big
  13. TwoDeep3

    TwoDeep3 Well-Known Member

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    Changing the battle plan on defense has a ripple effect that will transcend the entire team.

    Instead of focusing on the offensive line and perhaps a nose tackle, the team will now have to tool the defense to fit something entirely different.

    Knee-jerk reaction by people who don't understand football is what got them here.

    And while they dance with the defense, and adding another couple of seasons to be at the apex, Romo ages.

    Tick, tock...
  14. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    this is almost a given now...i agree

    the only hope now is that all the resources still go into the OL and the plan is to hope kiffin can work wonders w the same roster ryan had

    wont happen, but thats the best course of action IMO
  15. DBOY3141

    DBOY3141 Well-Known Member

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    TE, QB, WR are not needs.

    Witten and Hannah are just fine

    Romo will be extended and Orton is a fine back-up. The days of drafting a QB to groom are over.

    Dez, Miles, Harris are the top 3 and are fine. I don't trust Miles, but he is fine as a #2, he just needs to take a pay cut. Beasley, Cole can round out the 4 and 5 slots.

    Need a 2nd RB, Dunbar and Tanner can fight for #3. 4th round or lower will do the trick.

    OL, DL, and safety are the problems.

    Cap is a joke and they will be fine.

    1st round - Warmack, Cooper or DL
    2nd round - safety
    3rd round - DL or OL

    FA: Moore or Slauson from NYJ. Know the system and are better than Berny and Livings.

    We have enough pieces to compete, add a couple of more and we will be in the playoffs.

    Injuries and OL wrecked this season, but we still had a chance going into the final week. We are closer to the playoffs than a 5-11 season.
  16. TINGS21

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    With a salary cap league we can't have studs at every position. With that I believe you shoot for the best Oline and Dline you can make.

    Safety is the next important pc. Could be our weak link if Church and Matty J dont step up

    TE: We have a Future HoF, an emerging stud in Hanna and a capable back up in Phillips.

    QB we are just fine. Maybe a late rd pick to develop someone

    RB- They're dime a dozen.

    WR- If Dez and Hanna both improve as much as they did last year not i wouldnt be concerned one bit.
  17. dantheman41

    dantheman41 Active Member

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    I know tight end isn't a huge deal, but Phillips will be gone and they will have to replace him
  18. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    We did some 4-3 stuff this year plus Kiffin's scheme isn't that difficult to learn.

    I think this is going to be an easy transition. About as easy as it could be.
  19. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    how many new starters is it realistic to acquire in 1 offseason?

    3-4?

    thats not enough for all of our holes
  20. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    For the defense or the entire team?

    If we let Spencer walk we should only need 3 guys on defense. Maybe Albright or Simms could play SOLB. So then we'd only need 2.

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