Ben Tate?

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by oilerstruck, Mar 8, 2014.

  1. oilerstruck

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    Once we cut CJ, and we should soon, what do you think about signing Ben Tate to go with SG & JB?
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  2. Scarecrow

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    I am a bit hesitant about signing any free agent runningback this year. I think you are going to have a few that try to push for big contracts before they realize the bottom has dropped out.
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  3. sirjesse

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    I am a big fan of Ben Tate and would love to have him as our feature back.
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  4. 2ToneBlueBlood

    2ToneBlueBlood Yes, that's a 15 ft banner of me @ Nissan Stadium.

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    Too similar to Greene IMO. We could have our choice of college RBs in the draft, and get one that is a change of pace to Greene and fits Whiz's system perfectly.
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  5. Ensconatus

    Ensconatus Losing faith...

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    Huh? Ben Tate isn't a hammer like Greene. He's a zone runner with decent hands. More shifty. Greene is a plodder.
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  6. oilerstruck

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    When do we pull the trigger on a RB in the draft? And who do you think will still be there? I am hoping to see us find someone that could push Greene down the depth chart not fill in at the bottom.
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  7. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE All-Pro Tip Jar Donor

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    I like Tate but is he not restricted?
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  8. titans92790

    titans92790 Starter

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    Draft a speedster, no need to spend big bucks on a position that is in decline.
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  9. Ensconatus

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    One of the undersized speed backs can be had in the 5/6th round easy. I'd rather us spend a 4th on one of the more complete backs in the class.
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  10. Titanup1982

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    Nah, he's an unrestricted FA..
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