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Old 03-03-2010, 02:37 PM   #11
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Re: Do the Saints need Charles Grant?

No.

Cut Grant loose and give Sharper his money.
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Old 03-03-2010, 02:49 PM   #13
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Re: Do the Saints need Charles Grant?

Originally Posted by frankeefrank View Post
No.
Couldn't stop the run with him and couldn't stop the run without him.
Pass rush is not even debatable
Exactly. His run-stopping abilities have regressed over the last three seasons, and his pass-rush abilities are non-existent. He has done nothing to warrant that huge contract. He had two good regular season games and one outstanding play in preseason when it didn't count. Adios, Charlie Boy.
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Old 03-03-2010, 06:25 PM   #14
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Re: Do the Saints need Charles Grant?

He's from Georgia right? Send him to Atlanta for John Abraham. Now that's a plan!
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Old 03-04-2010, 04:45 AM   #16
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Re: Do the Saints need Charles Grant?

I really used to like Grant but he just don't seem to have what it takes anymore. There are younger and cheaper guys out there.
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Old 03-04-2010, 12:31 PM   #17
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Re: Do the Saints need Charles Grant?

A solid player, but overpaid and under achieving. Thanks for everything Charles but good luck elsewhere.
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Old 03-04-2010, 12:59 PM   #18
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Re: Do the Saints need Charles Grant?

Originally Posted by CantonLegend View Post
charles grant stops the run better than any other DE we have on the team.....including smith

he will probably never get to the QB without some help but his force as a run stopper is undeniable

it was obvious how important grant was when we were forced to play with only mccray out on the edge because our opponents knew exactly where to go

id say keep him and draft a young DE that can also stop the run but knows when to call it quits at the drive thru
Keep him and rotate him along the line at all positions and draft a DE (and hopefully he can be a beast).
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Old 03-04-2010, 02:09 PM   #19
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Nope!!
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