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Rams Tried to Get a 5 also

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by Teague31, Apr 27, 2012.

  1. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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  2. jswalker1981

    jswalker1981 Fact > Your Opinion

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    Oh no, Mara is probably going to be pissed about this!! That's not very competitively balanced. If you are going to screw over the Redskins, you must also screw over the Cowboys. We are probably going to lose that fifth round pick now.
  3. Joe Rod

    Joe Rod When Keeping it Real Goes Wrong

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  4. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt Bad Santa Staff Member

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    Demoff had laid the groundwork for such a discussion six hours earlier, dialing Jones and telling him, "If you want to trade up to 6, consider us. We'll be reasonable. We already got such a great deal from the Redskins [in the Griffin trade] that we won't try to screw you guys."

    Now, with the Rams on the clock, Jones told Demoff he'd make the deal for Dallas' first- and second-round selections: 14th and 45th overall. The Rams' COO hung up and briefly discussed the trade with Fisher and Snead, reviewing a value chart assigning points to specific picks. Then he called Jones back and said, "Stephen, it's Kevin. Would you throw in your five? … Come on. … What will you throw in as a cherry on top?"

    Um … nothing.

    Demoff laughed. "Alright," he said, "we'll call you right back."
  5. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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  6. cbow44

    cbow44 Member

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    I think it says a lot, that it was Stephen who took control and made the trade.

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