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MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 08:04 PM) any of u guys know how to size a NBA jersey?
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 08:14 PM) There are some decent FAs I hope we go after, we have like $48 mil in cap space, plus more once we get rid of Chris Johnson and Calvin Pace.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 08:14 PM) We'll have over $50 mil to spend
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HarlemHxC814 Icon : (Yesterday, 08:54 PM) I'd love to grab Cobb, Julius Thomas, and Mike Iupati
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MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 08:57 PM) We just need a QB to throw to them
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 09:17 PM) Cobb isn't leaving the Packers
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 09:18 PM) I hope we keep Harvin
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 09:28 PM) I like Harvin but I don't think we should pay him that much
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 09:29 PM) but if we can get a WR keep him
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 09:40 PM) idk how cap works sometime
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 09:41 PM) how can Denver have 31 mil in space?
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 09:43 PM) but I guess since they have to pay both Thomas this year that will go fast
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Yesterday, 09:45 PM) and have to pay miller next year
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:20 PM) Are they not counting PEyton Manning?
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:22 PM) A lot of their players increase cap hits after this season
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:25 PM) if we release Harvin, we won't get him back most likely. Hes the most dynamic offensive player we have had in a while.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:26 PM) Plus he has no guaranteed money so we can release him at any time for no cap hits. Maybe they can rework his contract, but I hope we keep him
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:47 PM) yup. We also happen to be in the big years of Mangolds' and Brick's contracts
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:48 PM) Brick either restructures after this season or is released, noway he stays at $14 mil
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:52 PM) they shouldn't cost much though
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:59 PM) Franklin, Iupati, or Boling I would be happy with. We need a good OG.
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Posted 15 January 2007 - 02:22 AM

i know we all want a'thomas. why not? he's huge and a pro bowler and a double digit sack man. but he is 30 and will be expensive. how about briggs form the bears did u see how many big plays he made? plys he's 24 and will cost less. opinions?
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Posted 15 January 2007 - 03:17 AM

i dont see any reason that he'd cost less than thomas...and i highly doubt chicago lets him get away

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Posted 15 January 2007 - 03:36 AM

QUOTE (ellisjersey92 @ Jan 15 2007, 12:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
i dont see any reason that he'd cost less than thomas...and i highly doubt chicago lets him get away


#1 he didn't make the pro bowl
#2 he didn't have anything close to 10 sacks
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Posted 15 January 2007 - 03:47 AM

-pro bowl the last 2 years
-they play different positions. thomas is a 3-4 olb pass rusher. briggs is a 4-3 coverage olb....he had 50 more tackles than thomas

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Posted 15 January 2007 - 04:08 AM

we would have to pay him out the ass and at age of 30 its a risk......................all i care about is drafting woodely................briggs benefits from playing with urlacher and would have to go from 4-3 to 3-4 and players hate adjusting to new schemes when they had success in their old one
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Posted 15 January 2007 - 09:12 AM

Yea I'm not big on Briggs because he's a 4-3 linebacker. I would prefer an experience 3-4 LB. A.Thomas would be nice but I know he'll come costly

We need to address a RB someplace. If we get Turner we could spend both 1 and 2nd picks on defense. Lamaar Woodley and that DE from Nebraska perhaps.

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Posted 15 January 2007 - 12:04 PM

briggs and thomas play the same position. they both play a 4-3 OLB so i don't know where u get they play different from.

also finding a 3-4 OLB in free agency or draft is near impossible. u either draft a DE and switch him or sign a 4-3 OLB and hope he adjusts. most teams don't play a 3-4 in the pros or college. how many do?

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Posted 15 January 2007 - 02:42 PM

whatever you want to call him, a DE or an OLB, my point is that thomas is a pass rusher and briggs is a coverage linebacker the stats and watching games show this. thomas had all the sacks and briggs had 50 more tackles than thomas. id love to have either of these guys, but briggs is a cornerstone to the bears defense and as a young two time pro bowler i dont think theyre going to let him go. anyway, nose tackle, running back and offensive line , more so NT and HB are very shaky and will probably be addressed before a pass rushing OLB/DE. but as fans have been proved wrong time and time again, we have no idea whats going to happen

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Posted 15 January 2007 - 04:08 PM

QUOTE (tipceey @ Jan 15 2007, 01:43 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
we would have to pay him out the ass and at age of 30 its a risk......................all i care about is drafting woodely................briggs benefits from playing with urlacher and would have to go from 4-3 to 3-4 and players hate adjusting to new schemes when they had success in their old one


sure briggs benefites form playing with urlacher. but doens't thomas benefit from playing with suggs and ray lewis?
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