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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; I'm just thinking we need some one solid behind Graham cracker crunch. Jumbo packages, any 2 TE sets, ect......

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Old 03-17-2013, 09:46 AM   #1
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I'm just thinking we need some one solid behind Graham cracker crunch. Jumbo packages, any 2 TE sets, ect...
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

Yeah, I've been mentioning it as one of our needs in a few different threads. That is definitely a position that needs some attention.
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

We've been looking. Those blocking TE's aren't too hard to find... no rush. There's also a lot of nice TE prospects that can be had in the later rounds of the draft.
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We've been looking. Those blocking TE's aren't too hard to find... no rush. There's also a lot of nice TE prospects that can be had in the later rounds of the draft.
... or even UDFA.
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

I'm even thinking we can pick up an undrafted guy for the cheap.
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

It looks like a buyer's market in many positions this year. Shouldn't be a problem finding one. I think a good LT could be a bit more pressing of a need and a bit harder to acquire.
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

Higgins! I've always liked what I've seen from him
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

I am slightly worried about Graham's ability to stay healthy especially if we have no depth here. We need a guy who can be a receiving threat and we need to improve blocking at this position. Kevin Boss would be a nice target for both aspects.
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Resign Dave Thomas.
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Re: Don't we need a backup TE?

They are looking at Kellen Davis formerly of the Jets
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