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Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by JDSTAR, Jan 31, 2013.

  1. JDSTAR

    JDSTAR Active Member

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    Lets say we find lots of depth for both the Oline and Dline from the combine and pro days. Would you take Cordarelle Patterson if he fell to 18? He is a true talent at the WR position and he would make our receiving corp look elite.
  2. robert70x7

    robert70x7 Active Member

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    Jerrah? Is that you?
  3. JDSTAR

    JDSTAR Active Member

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    Maybe
  4. Boys122

    Boys122 Well-Known Member

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    :laugh2: It wouldn't surprise me at all if he took a wr.
  5. DBOY3141

    DBOY3141 Well-Known Member

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    No. I would trade back with the Vikings, so they could take him. We need top qualify OL and DL, not more receivers.

    Stop drafting 4th - 7th round players and hope they develop.

    There is a reason SF has a good line, they have 3 1st rounders playing the OL.
  6. JDSTAR

    JDSTAR Active Member

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    Yea, but they also have 3 first round recievers (Crabtree, Jenkins, Moss) and a first round TE. I know you can make the argument that two of those players have been obsolete this season.
  7. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    I said in another post that in 3 years when we look back at the 2013 draft, Cordarrelle Patterson might be the best player drafted.

    I would only consider it if Warmack and Cooper are gone. Those are the only 2 must-have players for me that could be at #18.

    I put a higher value on OLinemen over DLinemen because of the percentage of snaps played. The DLinemen are normally in a rotation; whereas, the OLinemen normally play 100% of the offensive snaps.
  8. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    Jenkins doesn't count. He doesn't do anything
  9. chuch

    chuch Member

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    I've always wondered whether front offices takes this into account when determining positional value. Seems like keeping more skilled players on the field for longer periods of time should be obvious.
  10. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    I'll be kind here.

    NO:D

    The kid is talented though, I'll give him that.
  11. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    Wouldn't hate it. Doing so would mean releasing Miles, and hopefully landing a G or T in FA or via trade.

    However, I think if he falls, a trade back with someone who really covets him makes a lot of sense.
  12. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    They should take the highest rated player on the board, the scouts have actually been good at spotting talent. If somebody offers them a deal that blows em away, they should take the deal. In general though, I believe this team needs more bodies, not less.
  13. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    Only if he was the best player on our board and I couldn't trade out.
  14. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Good point about Austin. They could put the 6M in salary cap savings into a Lineman; therefore, partially offsetting the fact that they didn't take one with #18.

    The problem is that they would need to sign the Free Agent Lineman before the draft.
  15. DBOY3141

    DBOY3141 Well-Known Member

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    They didnt' draft Moss, so you can't count him.

    They drafted Jenkins the year after they went to an NFC Championship game and the OL was established. When we get our OL established, I will be all for using another 1st rounder on a skill position.

    Until then, no WR/TE/RB in the first 2 rounds. They are all a dime a dozen.
  16. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    Right. It would only work if the Cowboys decided that WR was a priority, and designated Miles as a June 1 cut.
  17. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    :laugh2:

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