Michael Turner

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Big Time Titan, Feb 22, 2013.

  1. Deuce Wayne

    Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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    Ok. Saying Turner has "too many miles" is silly.

    In 9 yrs he has about the amount of carries as most 5-6 yr feature backs. Keep in mind he was behind LT and hasn't really had as much of a grinding career as you'd expect.

    Furthermore...

    He had 10 rushing TDs last year. 8th in the league. Our Chris Johnson was 17th...

    So pretending he wouldn't be a guy to split carries and a damned good change of pace back is honestly pretty dumb.

    We're not needing him to be a feature-back and carry the ball 20 times a game.
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  2. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE All-Pro Tip Jar Donor

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    city miles

    and theres better value out there, Turner will still want money, better off drafting somebody in the 4th round
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  3. Deuce Wayne

    Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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    Probably so.

    "city miles" is a goofy BS term, by the way.
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  4. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    He had a DUI last season.
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  5. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE All-Pro Tip Jar Donor

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    Wonder what Griffin thinks of this thread?
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  6. UrbanLegend3

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    Burkehead, Le'Veon Bell, Eddie Lacy or GTFO. I think Stepfan Taylor is overrated.
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  7. Two Kings

    Two Kings NJ Titan

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    I'd still reach out to him. You never know who will be available at the draft so I think we should take the FA very seriously. Stock up early and get options.
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  8. Scarecrow

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    I would not find throwing him a short term deal, guy is not washed up yet. Him not being the feature back would be pretty good for the both of them.
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  9. Scarecrow

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    Exactly, fill these easy positions in the free agency and go after the real needs in the draft. Why waste a draft pick on a PART TIME back when we have several needs.
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  10. oilerstruck

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    It's funny how several of us were mad when our FO did nothing to try and bring him in when he left the chargers. He would make a nice 1-2 punch but does he have enough left or should we draft a young pounder?
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