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Clark Judge - Rating smartest, boldest, scariest offseason moves

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by wrbanwal, May 14, 2009.

  1. wrbanwal

    wrbanwal Well-Known Member

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    I pretty much agree with this. I like the way Philly addressed their line problems and picked up a few draft picks along the way.


    http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/story/11743195


    Five boldest moves

    Bold alright, maybe not smart. :no:

    Chicago trading for Jay Cutler


    Give Chicago GM Jerry Angelo this: He took a giant step to correct Chicago's unstable situation at quarterback. Bears' fans want to portray Josh McDaniels and Brian Xanders as modern-day Harry Frazees, but I'd be careful, people: Cutler hasn't had a winning season since high school. Sure, he has a raft of talent, throws a pretty pass and piles up yardage. So did Jeff George. Cutler also has a 17-20 record as a starter and couldn't close the deal a year ago when one win the last three weeks -- one lousy win -- would've put the Broncos in the playoffs.

    The question for me is this: Will Cutler handle the winter winds in Chicago better than he handled this spring's trade rumors? If not, get ready for more whining. I also want to see who serves as Brandon Marshall. I mean, Eddie Royal. How about Brandon Stokley? I smell trouble. Second City has a lot of third receivers.



    And of course, our weekly trashing of Oakland :lol:

    Five biggest gambles

    Oakland passing up Michael Crabtree and Jeremy Maclin to take ... Darrius Heyward-Bey?

    Are you kidding me? Anyone who can read a draft board knows you take the higher-rated receiver, and if Heyward-Bey was higher on the Raiders' board than Crabtree and Maclin the only explanation is that Casey Kasem must be doing the scouting. I know Heyward-Bey can fly. I know he has a world of potential, too. But potential means something could happen; with Crabtree and Maclin, something did: In two seasons Crabtree scored 41 times and Maclin 33. Heyward-Bey never had more than five touchdowns in a season. Maclin also led everyone in major-college football by averaging 202 all-purpose yards per game. If this was all about speed the Raiders should have hired Usain Bolt.
     
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  2. Gridreaper

    Gridreaper BoltTalker

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    ...I agree with all the kudos directed at Philly. They did one helluva great job with their draft and off-season moves. In a division containing two of my most hated teams Sheli's Gnats and the Cowpokes...I couldn't be happier for the Eagles and their fans. I do wish Dawkins had accepted their multi-year deal instead of accepting the Donks offer though. Donovan and Dawkins deserve a Lombardi as much as L.T. or anyone IMHO :tup:
     
  3. swishbish33

    swishbish33 BoltTalker

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    Wow, I don't think I've ever heard anyone say they were happy for Philly fans.
     
  4. Enormo

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    I'm happy that Philly fans live in a god-forsaken sewer.
     

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