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Owen Schmitt

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by DaBoys4Life, Feb 9, 2008.

  1. DaBoys4Life

    DaBoys4Life Benched

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    Why does every1 want him drafted we drafted a FB last year 2 years of use drafting a fullback the thought of it makes me want to play russian roullete with a fully loaded pistol but i digress why does every1 want us to draft him?
  2. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    Probably because he's the best FB to come out in years.
  3. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Hes a bad *** but he is to much in the Alstott mold if you ask me.

    He will do good for someone in a west coast system.

    I wouldn't be surprised to see the Bucs pull the trigger on him early.
  4. Duane

    Duane Active Member

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    I think it's because he has a cool mohawk and everone knows that a mohawk = leetness.
  5. This is Our Year

    This is Our Year Ohama, Kill, 52 is the Mike

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    I'm fine with Deon Anderson.
  6. DaBoys4Life

    DaBoys4Life Benched

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    mohawks are the truth i have/had a mohawk my hair is growing in now
  7. redster

    redster Member

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    He's from Fairfax, VA, probably a redskins fan. Washington Post had an article about him. Good fellow.
  8. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    I found out yesterday Rachel Ray is a Redskins fan.

    It really put a damper on my weekend :(

    [IMG]

    That just hurts me.
  9. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    The FB we drafted last year isn't that good.
  10. Hostile

    Hostile Tacos are a good investment Zone Supporter

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    There is no position on the team where we should ever pass up the opportunity to improve if the player who can be that improvement is there. I like Anderson, but if we can get better, he can be a backup and a ST guy. I am fine with that.

    Better option means better team and that is the goal. Always.
  11. DaBoys4Life

    DaBoys4Life Benched

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    i don't know how to judge fullbacks or what you want from the FB position besides being a good lead blocker. The FB position is a dying position and to keep investing picks into this position is pointless. I think people feel Schimdtt is going to be the next MOose for us so they want him
  12. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    He's just a hard-working, talented, mean dude. Him and Barber in the backfield would be so fun to watch.
  13. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    The fact that our offense hardly uses a FB makes me very hesitant to waste a pick in the top 4 rounds or so on one.
  14. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    We use a 2 back set about 1/3 of our offensive snaps, so I'd say the position sees about as much time as (or often more time than) our 3rd wide receiver, and I wouldn't have a single problem picking a 3rd WR in the top 4 rounds.
  15. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Just one more reason to never watch that show.
  16. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    I didn't even know who she was until recently, I thought only house wives knew who she was. What do I care what team she's a fan of.

    As far as Owen, I think he's got a nasty streak and could be an excellent counter to Brandon Jacobs in short yardage.

    I'm actually a big fan of Deon, so if we don't draft Owen, I won't be too dissapointed.
  17. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    I'm in complete agreement with you right there.
  18. Alexander

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

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    This philosophy is flawless, but there are so many other positions on this team that could use the same opportunity for improvement.

    Unless the offense relies heavily on the fullback, there is no reason to make a player like this a priority. From what I have observed it does not.

    If we draft this player, I will be very disappointed. Not because he is not a good player, but that he will be drafted fairly high and that means we have to put off a more legitimate issue.
  19. CowboyFan74

    CowboyFan74 Cowboys Analyst

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    Inconclusive evidence!!!!:mad::mad::mad::skins:


    Oh because Schmitt is the 2nd coming of Moose???
  20. FuzzyLumpkins

    FuzzyLumpkins The Boognish

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    Whatever theo. i realize you like your pet cat but thats just silly. Anderson was playing well, getting push on his blocks and was excellent in ST and in the passing game.

    I love your 'I saw Shmitt catch a ball' thing but the guy hasnt caught more than 12 balls a year and having played at WV is going to be as green as grass in pass protection. We do have Garrett as our OC.

    5th round fine other than that youre just asking for Fasano 2.

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