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If Teddy B. Does the Rodgers slide to 16, do you take him?

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by Vinnie2u, Apr 1, 2014.

  1. Fredd

    Fredd Well-Known Member

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    IMO, if any of the top 3 QB's falls to #16, we look at the trade down scenarios in earnest...if no trade partners, it would be difficult to pass on TB
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  2. Dash28

    Dash28 Felis silvestris catus

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    I take TB at 16.
  3. JackWagon

    JackWagon Well-Known Member

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    And if Manziel drops to #16 .. Jerry cant run th card up fast enough. You could see the dollar signs in his eyes.
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  4. ceerrece

    ceerrece Active Member

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    Take him!
  5. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    I'll take the damn pick up to the podium myself... I might be in NYC that weekend LOL
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  6. bodi

    bodi Active Member

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    nope - he got bust written all over him
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  7. CowboyFan74

    CowboyFan74 Cowboys Analyst

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    Yep and then groom him to replace Romo in Game 1.....:cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool:
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  8. Texan_Eph89

    Texan_Eph89 Well-Known Member

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    If he's there at our pick, you take him. We need to groom the next starter before Romo calls it quits.
    QB is a premium pick and Romo is in his 30s now; if Bridgewater is ready to start at a high level in 3 seasons, the pick is worth it.

    Besides, it's not like the defense is one player away from greatness. It's going to take us 2-3 seasons to get the defense performing well.
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  9. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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  10. Western

    Western Active Member

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    If Bridgewater slides to 16, Jerry & Co., should definitely consider selecting him.
    The reason Bridgewater or even Manziel gets push down into mid-to-late 1st round, is that the quality of talent in the early 1st round is vastly superior than previous drafts.

    Jacksonville, Cleveland, Houston, Minnesota, & Oakland value let's say a combination Kahlil Mack, Jake Mathews, or J. Clowney with a Derek Carr, Garoppolo, A.J. McCarron, or Mettenberger over a combination of Bridewater/Manziel and some lesser talented early 2nd round selection.

    Romo is an aging QB with health concerns.

    If the selection is either between Jernigan, Ealy, Ford or Bridgewater and Manziel, take the QB.
    To be in desperation and reach in selecting a QB (see Q. Carter in 01, and the revolving door of QB's from Tony Banks to Drew Bledsoe), is not a good position.

    Rather than being reactionary, the front office should be proactive and anticipate the transition.
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  11. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    You're hired.
  12. Sasquatch

    Sasquatch Lost in the Woods

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    That's asking a lot from this bunch.
  13. cowboyschmps3

    cowboyschmps3 Well-Known Member

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    Him or Barr? Need? Immediate impact Or future qb?
  14. respectdatstar

    respectdatstar Member

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    Without hesitation. Bridgewater will win more Super Bowls than Romo.
  15. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    [IMG]
    Teddy Bridgewater | Quarterback
    Team: Louisville Cardinals
    Ht / Wt: 6'3' / 205
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    NFL Films' Greg Cosell mentioned on the Ross Tucker Football Podcast that he spoke with a source who said Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater weighed 188 pounds at the end of the 2013 season.
    This is absolutely the NFL's biggest question regarding Bridgewater, and some buzz has even placed him in the second-round as of late. Teams could be worried that Bridgewater's career could go in the path of early RGIII, in terms of injuries. The two are drastically different players in terms of style, with the main difference being RGIII has a frenetic behavior on the field while Bridgewater does not take unnecessary hits. With that said, Bridgewater breaks the mold of a black pocket passer who might be maxed out at 6'2/214 pounds. The NFL has historically struggled with players that offer unique blends of frame and style. Apr 5 - 4:16 PM
    Source: Ross Tucker Podcast
  16. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

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    I think Bridgewater presents the best option for us in terms of trade down value,some team may even swap the first rder and give us a 2nd rd pick too.
  17. AmberBeer

    AmberBeer Well-Known Member

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    Only an idiot GM would do this. So yea, the Cowboys would.
  18. AKATheRake

    AKATheRake Well-Known Member

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  19. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    I would draft Johnny Football at 16 in a heartbeat, but I would only consider TB in the second or later.

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