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Old 01-18-2012, 02:04 AM   #11
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gotta bit the bullet and go with draft and what we keep and maybe a midlevel FA or two
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Old 01-18-2012, 03:57 AM   #12
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Severely restructure both Smith's and Ellis' contracts and if they're not willing to do that... let them and their huge contacts go. That alone would free up a combined cap hit of $16M for 2012.

Then use most of that to sign Haloti Ngata in FA and all problems with the front 4 will disappear with maybe the best DT in the league.
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Old 01-18-2012, 07:31 AM   #13
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The only thing that "fears" this foursome is food.

And it needs to be a threesome, with four linebackers behind it.
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Old 01-18-2012, 08:06 AM   #14
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Speedy, edge-rusher please
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Old 01-18-2012, 08:28 AM   #15
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And doesnt Pat Swilling have a kid playing? Rickey should have about 12
out there somewhere, right? Where are these kids? Start making some calls now.
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Old 01-18-2012, 08:46 AM   #16
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I didn't like our draft picks at DE. The knock on them was lack of speed.

So it should be a surprise we can get after the QB.

Also we are slow at OLB. DE and OLB need to be upgraded if we are going to have a pass rush.
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Old 01-18-2012, 08:58 AM   #17
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There have been times this season where Tez reminded me of Swilling, its time to get some guys with speed at DE cause with a decent pass rush, the rest of the defense would improve
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Old 01-18-2012, 10:46 AM   #18
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Wilson shows promise, Jordan will get better. Agreed our DB's are good and would be better if the front four could get pressure and we had aggressive LB's. Dunbar, Cassillas, and Wilson are workable but need a strong killer LB to lead.
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Old 01-18-2012, 05:55 PM   #19
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If I was the Saints I would cut Will Smith and go after Osi Umenyiora I don't think the Giants want to pay him go get him.
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Old 01-18-2012, 06:08 PM   #20
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I don't give a dam who we sign... I just want another SUPER BOWL!!!!!!! COME ON SPAGS WE GOT THE O' NOW SHOW US THE D' WHO DATT!!!!!!!
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