Your Top 8 Big Board

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  1. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x Vote for Pedro

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    Lions need Prince Amukamara. The CBs on that team are horrible.
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  2. RollTide

    RollTide All-Pro

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    I'm curious where you got the idea that KVB was not very fast. He ran a 4.68 40 at his combine which would be tied for 2nd best at this years combine among D-linemen if you don't count Moch.
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  3. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x Vote for Pedro

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    Thought we should bump up this thread.. my Top 8 Big Board has changed a TON. Here's mine as on 4/21:

    Von Miller
    Robert Quinn
    Marcel Dareus
    Da'Quan Bowers
    Nick Fairley
    A.J. Green
    J.J. Watt
    Blaine Gabbert

    and I HATE GABBERT
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  4. 2ToneBlueBlood

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

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    Mine has changed some too.

    Previous:

    Nick Fairley
    Marcel Dareus
    Von Miller
    Da'Quan Bowers
    JJ Watt
    Patrick Peterson
    Robert Quinn
    Cameron Jordan

    Now:

    Nick Fairley
    Marcel Dareus
    Von Miller
    Julio Jones (because of Britt's recent run ins with the law)
    JJ Watt
    Da'Quan Bowers
    Robert Quinn
    Ryan Mallett/Jake Locker

    Oddly enough, the draft is so much on my mind I've been dreaming about it the last week or so. The last 2 nights we've drafted Jake Locker.
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  5. titanbuoy

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    1) A.J. Green
    2) Patrick Peterson
    3) Marcel Dareus
    4) Robert Quinn
    5) Aldon Smith
    6) JJ Watt
    7) Jimmy Smith
    8) Tyron Smith
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  6. Titanup1982

    Titanup1982 Pro Bowler

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    1. Patrick Peterson
    2. AJ Green
    3. Nick Fairley
    4. Von Miller
    5. DaQuan Bowers
    6. Marcel Dareus
    7. Julio Jones
    8. Robert Quinn
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  7. Gut

    Gut Pro Bowler

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    Um...

    Just to clarify, Locker AND Mallett are in your top 9 players while Newton and Gabbertt are not? Also, are your players listed in order and is this your overall ratings or only specific to the Titans?

    Gut
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  8. 2ToneBlueBlood

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

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    Yes, these, as well as everyone elses are relative to the Titans. Not necessarily who we think are the top 8 players.

    Mallett and Locker are my top 2 QBs. Gabbert might be the most highly overrated prospect I've ever seen. And Cam Newton scares me for a variety of reasons.

    If all of the top 7 players on my board are gone, I think going QB is the next best bet, although I still would prefer to get one in the 2nd.
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  9. Deuce Wayne

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

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    Why is Peterson the only "100% Elite Level talent" in this draft?

    He's not.

    In fact- I think he sucks as a cover-corner. Had he not returned kicks, most people wouldn't even know his name.

    His only claim to fame is that he shut down Julio Jones- because allowing 10 receptions (caught almost every ball thrown to him that game) 89 yards and a TD is shutting someone down... lol




    If you're going to take a CB when he isn't that high of a need for your team- he'd better at least be able to cover. Playing space hoping for a pick wont work in the NFL.
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  10. SawdustMan

    SawdustMan Stronger than Justin Hunter Tip Jar Donor

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    Here's my (non-Titan-specific) overall top 8:

    1. Patrick Peterson
    2. Von Miller
    3. AJ Green
    4. Nick Fairley
    5. Marcell Dareus
    6. Da'Quan Bowers
    7. Prince Amakumara
    8. Julio Jones


    and Titan-specific:

    1. Patrick Peterson
    2. Von Miller
    3. Nick Fairley
    4. Marcell Dareus
    5. AJ Green
    6. Prince Amakumara
    7. Blaine Gabbert
    8. Jake Locker*


    * I know putting Locker here at 8 is going to cause some eye rolls. I really wanted to put Bowers there. But I didn't due to the simple fact that QB is such a pressing need for us and DE isn't IMO. We just drafted Morgan and he showed tons of promise during his brief time on the field last season. I think we take some more time to evaluate where we are with him before spending such a high pick on another DE.
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