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Told you we should have drafted Drew Lock

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Mobinvans, Jul 25, 2020.

  1. Mobinvans

    Mobinvans Well-Known Member

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    Posted a long time ago we should draft Drew Lock....

    He was 4-1 as a starter for the Broncos and looks to have a bright future, everything you would want from a QB

    Wen oils have got him for nothing and paying him peanuts.....now we are stuck with this Dak mess
     
  2. fivetwos

    fivetwos Well-Known Member

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    I'm willing to give you a shot as GM.

    You're at least as qualified as the two that attempt it now.
     
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  3. Tangle_Foot

    Tangle_Foot Well-Known Member

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    I'm sorry, but I don't remember your press conference:laugh:
     
  4. OmerV

    OmerV Well-Known Member

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    I think the Broncos were the only ones that saw it.
     
  5. Ranching

    Ranching Well-Known Member

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    :lmao2::lmao::lmao2::lmao::lmao2::lmao:
    Band geeks crack me up!!! That is for the laugh. I waiting for Hurricane Hannah to hit.
     
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  6. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    Yeah when you tell us this? Reminds us lol. Not only that but Drew Lock is in by no means a qualified quarterback in this league right now. Premature gloating going on here.
     
  7. gimmesix

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

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    Another example of using team record as justification of QB play. Lock had an 89.7 rating in his five starts. Here, that probably would have resulted in 1-4. (In comparison, Dak had a 99.7 rating for the season.)
     
  8. Jake

    Jake Curmudgeon

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    The same Broncos who beat Jerry to the punch for Paxton Lynch, proving once again that drafting QBs is a crap shoot.

    I still remember JJ lamenting that missed opportunity on day two of the draft (the same day he drafted Dak). :muttley:
     
  9. Aviano90

    Aviano90 Go Seahawks!!!

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    Can we dissect his performance to see the competition he played, quality of defenses he faced, etc? You know, sort of how Dak’s performances are dissected?
     
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  10. fivetwos

    fivetwos Well-Known Member

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    The guy wanted Manziel and Lynch.

    People ought to take a step back and think if they truly want to scrap Prescott and let Jerry go fishing for the next QB.
     
  11. zerofill

    zerofill Well-Known Member

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    I didn't watch Lock play... But Aikman was often in that rating area for most of his career. But the difference maker plays were there. Another example of stats meaning little.
     
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  12. aria

    aria Well-Known Member

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    And Dak was 13-3 and got rookie of the year, whats your point?

    If anything we should have traded back for future draft picks and picked up Henry in the 2nd round but now look at the overpaid mess we’re stuck with.
     
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  13. Bigdog

    Bigdog Well-Known Member

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    Well I said we should have drafted Tom Brady. I mean we had 5 chances to do so but no one listen, lol.
     
  14. zerofill

    zerofill Well-Known Member

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    We would have wasted his career... He probably thanks god every night we didn't.
     
  15. Typhus

    Typhus Catching Catfish

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    Very good comparison for two teams that havent a clue when it come to drafting QB success, but the donks did pay for a ring when they hired PM so at least they got that right.
     
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  16. gimmesix

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

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    Back then, that rating was good. Now, if you're not in the upper-90s to 100s, you're average at best ratingswise.

    I do agree that there are other factors that have to be considered, but more so with win-loss. You can't tell how well a QB played by the team's record. A good team needs much less from its QB than a bad one.
     
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  17. Irvin88_4life

    Irvin88_4life Well-Known Member

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    I really wanted Paxton Lynch and think under the right coach that can develop QBs he would have been good. Not as good as Dak but in that 15-20 range.
     
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  18. DFWJC

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    Definitely right about team records not being QB stats.

    But I suspect Lock’s rookie numbers would have been WAY higher than they were if he was surrounded by Dallas’ offensive talent.
    For all we know, the team could've been 5-0. All speculation...from both ends.
     
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  19. fivetwos

    fivetwos Well-Known Member

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    Tell you what though....I think Denver helped out their OL in this draft, and they have some weapons also...

    Lock could be a nice bus driver.

    Lotsa luck in the same division as Mahomes for the next decade, but sure...
     
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  20. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    In other words, he more than made up for it by drafting Dak
     
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