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Jetsfan115 Icon : (28 April 2016 - 10:03 PM) Broncos traded up for lynch
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Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 09:02 PM) Or giving up on geno
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Mr_Jet Icon : (29 April 2016 - 11:35 PM) I know I'm biased, but I've seen them both play. Cook is just better. Hackenberg had one good year. Cook has won more games, played in big games and won them....whatever, its done now so no sense on dwelling on it I guess. I just don't see the appeal in Hackenberg, nice kid, but I always thought he was really overrated. Oh well. I would have taken Kevin Hogan over Hackenberg.
azjetfan Icon : (30 April 2016 - 03:47 PM) From what I have read so far he had a great freshman year under Obrien in a pro style offense. At that point some considered him the next Andrew luck. Then Obrien left and they shifted to a spread under new HC who did poor job bringing in talent. He was also sacked and hit a million times. Might be shell shocked.
Smedsthejet Icon : (01 May 2016 - 06:17 AM) But Chan Gailey runs a spread system - still, I'm comfortable with the Hackenberg pick seeing as Gailey will develop the system to suit his strength... I'm just glad that we passed on Paxton Lynch in the first...we still desperately need Fitz to re-sign though
azjetfan Icon : (01 May 2016 - 07:14 PM) From my understanding the spread in college and the spread in NFL are not the same principals. I really think it was more of a talent issue and getting sacked 80 times in 2 years that did him in. I have no idea if he will make it. I don't follow college ball enough to to know. Theses are just things I read in articles.
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R.i.p. James Brown

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Posted 25 December 2006 - 09:32 AM

Damn, what a loss....


'Godfather of Soul' James Brown dead at 73
Updated Mon. Dec. 25 2006 8:00 AM ET

CTV.ca News Staff

James Brown, musical innovator, inimitable entertainer and self-prescribed "Godfather of Soul," died early Christmas Day at the age of 73.


Brown's agent Frank Copsidas said the singer was hospitalized with severe pneumonia on Sunday, and died around 1:45 a.m. ET on Monday, reports the Associated Press.


Copsidas said longtime friend Charles Bobbit was by Brown's side when he died at Emory Crawford Long Hospital in Atlanta, Ga.


James Joseph Brown, Jr. is widely considered one of the most seminal, influential figures in 20th century music.


He had a raspy, gospel-style voiced that, combined with a horn-section that punctuated his funky, frenetic rhythms, evolved into a distinct, revolutionary style of music.


He recorded more than 50 albums and had well over 100 songs that hit the charts, including "I Got You (I Feel Good)," "(Get Up I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine" and "Out of Sight."


His classic "Say It Out Loud -- I'm Black and I'm Proud" became a landmark statement of racial pride when it came out in 1968.


"I clearly remember we were calling ourselves coloured, and after the song, we were calling ourselves black," Brown told the Associated Press in an interview in 2003.


"The song showed even people to that day that lyrics and music and a song can change society."


Brown was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986 and won a Grammy lifetime achievement award in 1992.


Not only was he a prolific singer and songwriter, he was also a record producer, businessman and bandleader who is credited with influencing a new generation of African American music that reaches all the way to rap and hip-hop today.


"James presented obviously the best grooves," rapper Chuck D of Public Enemy once told The Associated Press.


"To this day, there has been no one near as funky. No one's coming even close."


Brown also left his mark on numerous other musical genres, including rock, jazz, reggae, disco, dance and electronic music.


And the pompadoured, flamboyant Brown also influenced many artists with his dancing. His often copied, never quite equalled, rapid-fire footwork inspired such artists as Michael Jackson, Prince and Mick Jagger.


Brown rose to success despite being born in abject poverty in Barnwell, South Carolina, in 1933. He was abandoned as a four-year-old to the care of relatives and friends and grew up on the streets of Augusta, Ga., in an "ill-repute area," as he once called it.


"I wanted to be somebody," Brown told AP.


He shot to stardom after Cincinnati's King Records signed his group, the Gospel Starlighters, to a record deal in 1956 and four months later their hit "Please, Please, Please" was in the R&B top ten.


But later on in his career, Brown ran into troubles with the law. He was arrested several times in the 1980s and 1990s and was charged with drug and weapons possession.


His wife, Adrienne Brown, died in 1996 in Los Angeles at age 47 after she took the drug PCP and several prescription drugs while suffering from a bad heart.


More recently, Brown married his fourth wife, Tomi Raye Hynie, who one of his backup singers. The couple had a son, James Jr.
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Posted 25 December 2006 - 10:14 AM

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Posted 25 December 2006 - 10:48 AM

I'm very surprised by this, the man made some good music.
RIP

Thanks for the Memories
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Posted 25 December 2006 - 01:07 PM

RIP. and ouch what a bad time to go.
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Posted 25 December 2006 - 01:33 PM

Damn MAN!... Huge loss. Huge innovator and helped paved the way for alot of African American entertainers.

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Posted 25 December 2006 - 02:35 PM

this really sucks, liked james brown and plus its at THIS TIME! imagine how bad it is for his family. RIP
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Posted 26 December 2006 - 07:10 PM

For anyone who's interested in going, my dad just told me that James Brown is gonna be lying in state at the Apollo Theater in Harlem on Thursday/Friday.
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Posted 26 December 2006 - 07:29 PM

james Brown was a national treasure! What a huge loss to the world!
The "Godfather" is now in Heaven lending his voice to the angels!
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Posted 28 December 2006 - 12:28 AM

Hardest working man in showbiz indeed! RIP





Touch the ground and kiss the big mike in the sky, james

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"And once again, the meow became a roar"


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