1. Welcome to CowboysZone!  Join us!  Come on!  You know you want to!

Trade with Skins

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by Teague31, May 9, 2014.

  1. texbumthelife

    texbumthelife Well-Known Member

    3,487 Messages
    813 Likes Received
    Wow. Really don't like that move...
    SilverStarCowboy likes this.
  2. 30yrheel

    30yrheel Well-Known Member

    2,744 Messages
    180 Likes Received
    Some people here are never satisfied.
    Gaede likes this.
  3. texbumthelife

    texbumthelife Well-Known Member

    3,487 Messages
    813 Likes Received
    I was alright with the Oakland trade. We just got swashbuckled on the pic trade chart though...
  4. VThokie7

    VThokie7 Well-Known Member

    1,965 Messages
    331 Likes Received
    Well a third is a steep price.
  5. kiheikiwi

    kiheikiwi Maui No Ka Oi

    829 Messages
    104 Likes Received
    Another thing, I have that same sinking feeling as when we traded up and took Claibourne and gave up our second round pick. Deep draft and no 3rd. Dont we need all the Dline help we could get ??? Dont know anything about the player, but Jesus ! We could not get cute ! I thought this front office had learned its lesson - guess not.
  6. CowboysLegend365

    CowboysLegend365 Active Member

    326 Messages
    125 Likes Received
    I just think with Ealy, Crichton, Jernigan, and Martin still available there wasn't really a pressing issue to move up over ATL. Especially giving up our only other pick today.
  7. 30yrheel

    30yrheel Well-Known Member

    2,744 Messages
    180 Likes Received
    I gotcha. But it's about getting the players you really want. It's apparent they like this kid so they spend a little more.
  8. 30yrheel

    30yrheel Well-Known Member

    2,744 Messages
    180 Likes Received
    I agree it's steep. So our staff must be sold on the kid. Wait and see.
  9. Hardline

    Hardline Well-Known Member

    866 Messages
    359 Likes Received
    We wont know if we like this move until we see what develops on the field.
    We might have just hit a home run or grounded out to first base.
    We simply do not know yet.
    Irvin88_4life likes this.
  10. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

    2,682 Messages
    282 Likes Received
    I'm happy w this. Needed help on both lines and we upgraded this offseason w Melton and bunch of other guys. We also are getting back Crawford.
    Irvin88_4life likes this.
  11. DCBoysfan

    DCBoysfan Hardwork and Dedication Zone Supporter

    4,532 Messages
    214 Likes Received
    I hope I'm wrong but I don't care for the pick.. And I hate we loose a 3rd.
    SilverStarCowboy and ghst187 like this.
  12. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

    13,762 Messages
    5,915 Likes Received
    NOOOOOOOO.

    I like Lawrence and I'm sure that they had him rated as a 1st rounder, but I would NOT have traded away a 3rd for anybody.
    SilverStarCowboy and ghst187 like this.
  13. DoctorChicken

    DoctorChicken Well-Known Member

    957 Messages
    986 Likes Received
    Like they're actually going to draft a good player. :rolleyes:
    65fastback2plus2 likes this.
  14. Kaiser

    Kaiser Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

    941 Messages
    689 Likes Received
    I keep banging this drum but everyone wanted multiple picks on the OL last year and we got a great pick in Fred, a comeback from Free and the "coaches like him" guy in Leary came through.

    We have two former All Pro comeback guys in Melton and Spencer and two "coaches like him" guys in Crawford and Bass. You also have two guys in Selvie and Hayden who will be much better as backups in a rotation than full time players.

    The OL came through last year with just the one pick of Frederick. Lawrence could very well be that guy also, though I think they pick a couple of rotational DT's later in the draft also.
    Irvin88_4life likes this.
  15. theSHOW

    theSHOW Benched

    3,490 Messages
    1,146 Likes Received
    I AM GOING TO TRUST THAT THE TEAM FELT that D Lawrence WAS a 1st round grade. The move up to 34 insured that Atlanta would not leapfrog ahead also before us cancelling our leap frog over them.
    Irvin88_4life likes this.
  16. Irvin88_4life

    Irvin88_4life Well-Known Member

    978 Messages
    522 Likes Received
    We have drafted well lately
  17. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

    8,917 Messages
    487 Likes Received
    he ran a 4.76 at the combine and 4.69 at his proday. The times we need to look at is 10 yard dash, 3 cone and maybe short shuttle. Those are better indicators for dlineman and if he is tough.

    Demarcus Lawrence
    10 yard dash 1.63, 3 cone: 7.46, short shuttle:4.31
    Kaiser likes this.
  18. DoctorChicken

    DoctorChicken Well-Known Member

    957 Messages
    986 Likes Received
    I was talking about the Skinnies.
    Irvin88_4life likes this.
  19. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

    7,506 Messages
    409 Likes Received
    Well, that's GM Jerrah for ya!

    The worst in all of Sports, why did anyone expect this BLANK MINDED air head moment not to happen...you know we can always hope but this is old hat ladies and gentlemen, folks should be very tired of being force fed this kind of bull crap by the butt load.


    The GM or Coach has to step up and ask if the 47th is that much different than the 34th, the answer is most likely a resounding NO DUMMY!

    Tuitt @ 46
  20. Tass

    Tass Lucky Devil

    1,911 Messages
    127 Likes Received
    It sure seems like we could have just stayed put and got a quality player. Jernigan, Ferguson, Murphy.

    Color me underwhelmed.

Share This Page