Trade Request For Chris Johnson Next Step

Discussion in 'Fantasy Sports Zone' started by STSINAZ, Aug 25, 2011.

  1. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    He'll be an eagle by next week. McCoy and a first for him
  2. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    I'd rarely make a big move for a RB, but a 25 year old Chris Johnson would definitely be something to consider.

    He supposedly wants the moon in his new contract though. The Titans reportedly have offered to make him the highest paid back in the league and that isn't good enough.
  3. Mansta54

    Mansta54 Well-Known Member

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  4. Mansta54

    Mansta54 Well-Known Member

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    Spanky, is that you? :laugh2:
  5. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    :facepalm: :abuseme: :banjo:
  6. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    No thanks. Johnson is another example of a player focused on numbers, not championships. Anyway, how many Super Bowls has he won by himself?
  7. Nirvana

    Nirvana Well-Known Member

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    I would love for the Titans to not trade him and just let him sit out the year unsigned and unpaid. These players and their contract demands while still under contract irks me. Honor your agreement.

    They can have Tashard Choice from us for a 5th round draft choice and be ok. If they have their sights on a Super Bowl this year they are being foolish.
  8. EGG

    EGG Well-Known Member

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    let's move on to how this affects ME,,,

    they better get into camp because I drafted that son of a gun for my fantasy team! :mad:
  9. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    I'm a huge CJ fan, but the above statement makes sense to me.

    It's mind-boggling to think how good Johnson would be here but we would really have to mortgage the future to get him and we already have a couple of backs here that I'm excited about. Felix could easily surpass 1500+ total yards.
  10. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    While CJ has had fantastic years recently, some are worried he is playing for that big payday and then he would go Haynesworth on you.

    That worries me. I don't think I would give up the ranch for CJ. Plus I don't think he would make up for the loss in personnel, money and aggravation with his productivity. We can win without him.
  11. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365 Staff Member

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    Video games and fantasy football have helped corrupt intelligent football conversation.
  12. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Don't start giving me the business. :D
  13. hipfake08

    hipfake08 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks... But No thanks.....

    This is a trade the Redskins should make......
  14. supercowboy8

    supercowboy8 Well-Known Member

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    Ok then the team should honor it as well. Why can teams just cut you and let you go when your under contracts? It goes both ways.
  15. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    Well, it's not like they value draft picks so why not?
  16. stilltheguru

    stilltheguru Well-Known Member

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    He had 1000 recieving yards one year.
  17. supercowboy8

    supercowboy8 Well-Known Member

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    If I could trade Felix straight up for CJ then I would do but CJ would have to agree to my contract first and I'm not paying him more than I'm paying Romo, which is what he wants. He wants 13 million a year for the 1st 3 years all guarenteed. SO no way would I trade for him.

    Oakland might take him though, they don't mind over paying players.
  18. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    If we were really in need of a running back, I might be with you on this.

    But the price is too high just to upgrade the position IMO. Not only do we give them a starting running back, but also a first-round pick, and then we have to pay Johnson the enormous salary he's demanding.

    The Titans should be tickled pink if they get such an offer.
  19. the truth of it all

    the truth of it all Benched

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    Yeah one or the other ... I would give him a solid contract like DeAngelo Williams money.....

    Felix and a future first ... He is a game changer certainly.. But none of this first second third 100mil contract felix etc.
  20. dcowboy4life

    dcowboy4life New Member

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    +1. It's not close. CJ is much faster.

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