What RB should the team Draft in 2013?

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by kirkjrk, Nov 21, 2012.

  1. kirkjrk

    kirkjrk Active Member

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    As in College, Murray is very injury prone and is lost for big chunks of each season. This is not acceptable and the team must consider drafting a #1 back. Who would be your choice?

    3rd or 4th round-- Stefan Taylor--a 3 down back
  2. respectdatstar

    respectdatstar Member

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    We could just trade Herschel Walker to the Vikings for a boat-load of picks. They might even throw in Percy Harvin and Adrian Peterson this time. :)
  3. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Some mid-round guys that I've seen play and appear to have talent:

    Kenjon Barner
    Silas Redd
    Dennis Johnson
    Christine Michael
    Knile Davis
  4. tm1119

    tm1119 Well-Known Member

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    Cierre Wood, Dennis Johnson, or Christine Michael in the 5th or 6th.
  5. TheFinisher

    TheFinisher Well-Known Member

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    Johnathan Franklin is a good one, and Rex Burkhead is underrated. 2 guys that look like 3 down players.
  6. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    I like Lacy.

    But with Murray as our starter, we need a speed guy. The offense desperately needs speed and versatility

    I'll have to do some research.
  7. dart

    dart Benched

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    A 4.41 is not fast enuf for you

    we need a big back

    we already have Dunbar
  8. jcollins28

    jcollins28 Well-Known Member

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    Johnathan Franklin is a Frank Gore clone. Would love to have him as a Cowboy!
  9. Hailmary

    Hailmary Well-Known Member

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    Dri Archer. Look him up.

    He's terribly undersized, but still productive. He probably wouldn't get many touches for a while, but he'd greatly improve our return game. He can catch passes out of the back field too and maybe play some at the slot.

    He wouldn't fill the typical RB role, but still could help us a lot with his speed. He may need a year to bulk up though....

    I see him as a 5th or 6th rounder due to his lack of size.
  10. RamziD

    RamziD Well-Known Member

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    I agree...we need another big back. Someone who can split carries on an almost even level with Murray. I think we can find another guy like that in the 3rd or 4th round. Montee Ball is another name to throw out.
  11. respectdatstar

    respectdatstar Member

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    I agree with this thought. We do need a big back. Maybe Peyton Hillis will be available. Then, we'd have 2 Madden cover boys on the roster. Can't lose with that, right?
  12. supercowboy8

    supercowboy8 Well-Known Member

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    knile Davis is who it will be. In the 3rd round with first round talent until a knee injury, sound familiar.
  13. JonJon

    JonJon Injured Reserve

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    Montee Ball. Don't let the "mileage" fool you. He is going to be a star in the NFL, and just might be available early in round 3. If the Cowboys are picking late in round 2 and the OL has already been addressed with the 1st round pick, I would not pass him up.
  14. CowboyStar88

    CowboyStar88 Well-Known Member

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    What about the kid from Florida? Mike Gilesliee?? I think that's how you spell his name
  15. TheCoolFan

    TheCoolFan Well-Known Member

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    5th round at the earliest IMO
  16. dart

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    Le'Veon Bell Mich State

    Class: Junior 2V Height: 6-2 Weight: 244

    Le'Veon Bell will consider leaving Michigan State for NFL after trying to finish season 'off right'

    Le'Veon Bell smirked, not as if he knew the answer, but the question certainly didn't catch him off guard.

    Bell sits atop the conference with 1,249 rushing yards with a league-high 283 carries through 10 games. He's topped 200 yards twice this season and has done his work behind an offensive line that's been hampered by injuries.
    Listed at 6-foot-2 and 237 pounds, Bell may not possess the breakaway speed of some NFL backs, but he has other intangibles scouts crave: vision, good hands and the ability to pick up blitzes and protect his quarterback

    CBSSports.com currently projects Bell as a fourth-round selection, and the 12th best running back potentially available
  17. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

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    could of got a 4th or so from felix jones. Isn't like he is tearing it up in the backfield. Should have just cut bait with him.
  18. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

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    we need to find a durable strong back that can also get the tough yards like the skins did.
  19. Questfor6

    Questfor6 Well-Known Member

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    Ray Graham might be a steal in the 3rd or 4th. I despise Pitt but this kid can flat out play ball.
  20. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    Good call! I'd like Graham for sure

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