Trade Discussion rumors: Earl Thomas to Cowboys

Discussion in 'Overtime Zone' started by Xavier187, Apr 26, 2018.

  1. SeanLee50

    SeanLee50 Well-Known Member

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    Well, enjoy Seattle
     
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  2. Mr_437

    Mr_437 Well-Known Member

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    Yay!!!
     
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  3. ehwqkbmg

    ehwqkbmg Active Member

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    As a Cowboys fan I'm ashamed that most of the fanbase would rather have a 2nd round pick (50th overall) than an elite Safety (one of the best ever) for the next 3-4 seasons.

    :facepalm::banghead:
     
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  4. conner01

    conner01 Well-Known Member

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    Smart fans
    You can’t trade a 2nd and pay elite money to a 29 yr old player when you have guys like Dlaw and Martin to keep
     
  5. CowboysWillRise

    CowboysWillRise Well-Known Member

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    We act as if we are lights out in the second round.
     
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  6. steve_treptow

    steve_treptow New Member

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    This prospective trade isn’t over until Dallas picks tomorrow.
     
  7. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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    no way. Dallas will draft a TE or an injured player with upside.
     
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  8. ehwqkbmg

    ehwqkbmg Active Member

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    :facepalm::banghead:
     
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  9. wssaustin

    wssaustin Well-Known Member

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    This whole ET wanting to join Cowboys drama all caused by Jerry's reputation of being a "Shrewd" business man and overpaying habit.
     
  10. wssaustin

    wssaustin Well-Known Member

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    One of the best ever? next 3-4 seasons? That's too much wishful-thinking. Truth is, few big signing like that worked in the past -- T.O maybe one exception.

    People joining a circus would most likely turn into a clown.

     
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  11. GimmeTheBall!

    GimmeTheBall! Junior College Transfer

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    Yeah, 30-year-old malcontents can demand big money.
     
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  12. garyv

    garyv Well-Known Member

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    I will say this yes you actually can because the Cowboys Cap is huge the next few years. Next year they can pretty much do what they please.
     
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  13. ehwqkbmg

    ehwqkbmg Active Member

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    In the middle of his career, Gil Brandt had him ranked #19. That's sure to improve as time goes on. http://www.nfl.com/photoessays/0ap3000000816254

    Earl Thomas is similar to Ed Reed, who played at an elite level until he was 33. Woodson made the Pro Bowl as a Safety when he was 39.
     
  14. coult44

    coult44 Well-Known Member

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    Not true!!! And if those smart fans really knew how bad Cowboys draft they be really smart fans...
     
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  15. wssaustin

    wssaustin Well-Known Member

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    He is damaged goods. Broke leg, and that monster hit to Gronk. Who know when will be next big injury.



     
  16. ehwqkbmg

    ehwqkbmg Active Member

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  17. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    It is embarrassing that there was even interest in trading a second round pick for Thomas at this stage of his career. Trading a second round pick would be dumb when you throw in a new contract that would certainly be overpaying and would be a big hit on the salary cap. Trading for an aging player that is clearly declining reminds me of the stupid mistakes from years past.
     
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  18. ehwqkbmg

    ehwqkbmg Active Member

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    :banghead::facepalm:
     
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  19. HardHittin'Witten

    HardHittin'Witten This ain't Madden

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    Welcome to the Cowboys, Earl.
     
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  20. theebs

    theebs Believe!!!!

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    can dallas get bryan at the top of the 2nd?
     

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