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Discussion in 'NFL Draft' started by Riverman, Mar 27, 2006.

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  1. Riverman

    Riverman That may be.... Tip Jar Donor

  2. theprizdfighter

    theprizdfighter Newb to the 19.5°

    I like where we are.
  3. Brian

    Brian Big Fan

  4. Banshee2

    Banshee2 Guest

    The article is a little flawed anyhow, seeing as how the Tacks are sans 3rd round pick this draft (unless something happened that I missed)
  5. SEC 330 BIPOLAR

    SEC 330 BIPOLAR jive turkey

    We are just going to draft Vince Young staight up anyhow because Matt Leinart is like a used car with a dent in the fender.
  6. pking34

    pking34 Guest

    I think there are enough guys we could take at #3 that could really help this team that I see no percentage in trading up.
  7. Titans2004

    Titans2004 Pro Bowler

    Reese needs to put the pressure on the Jets that we really want Leinart and are willing to move up to #1 to get him. Then the Jets make a deal to the Texans that they can't refuse to get Leinart. The Saints then take Williams/Hawk or trade out to a team wanting Young/Cutler and then we have the choice of Young/Cutler or Bush at #3...my dream draft day scenario
  8. theprizdfighter

    theprizdfighter Newb to the 19.5°

    If the Saints trade down to a team that wants Young/Cutler then we wouldn't have our choice of VY, Cutler or Bush. We'd have a choice of Cutler or Bush.
  9. adamwinn51

    adamwinn51 Starter

    The Jets will trade with the saints not the texans. We will not have a shot at bush. He goes #1 no matter who is picking there. Say goodbye the Reggie Bush dreams.
  10. Titans2004

    Titans2004 Pro Bowler

    How many RBs have been picked with the #1 pick since 1982??? 1 that was Kijana Carter. Dickerson and Sanders who were the ***** coming out of college both went behind franchise QBs. Their is a premium put on franchise QBs come draft time. Also if you are spending 50mil on a player do you want it to be a guy that will be more injury prone and have a shorter career or a QB that is much less likely to have a career ending injury. Also the Texans are loaded at RB and Kubiak is coming from a system that could just plug in a mid rnd RB and get production. Their are just so many reasons that the smartest move for the Texans is to trade out that you have to consider it a possibility. If we make the Jets think that we are coveting Leinart and are willing to move to #1 to get him then they can't trade with the Saints and get him. If they call our bluff then fine, but Bush falling to #3 is a real possibility if you look at the history of the draft and RBs taken. I think you would have a hard time arguing that Bush is a better prospect than Sanders or Dickerson and they didn't go #1.
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