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Grade Our Draft!

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; It seems most people are surprised we didnt draft by need... Since when do the Saints run a draft by need?...

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Old 05-13-2014, 07:18 AM   #91
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Re: Grade Our Draft!

It seems most people are surprised we didnt draft by need...

Since when do the Saints run a draft by need?
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Old 05-13-2014, 10:54 AM   #92
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It seems most people are surprised we didnt draft by need...

Since when do the Saints run a draft by need?
Last year seemed pretty close.
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Old 05-13-2014, 11:25 AM   #93
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Last year seemed pretty close.
I think most wanted front 7, since we were switching to the 3-4.

But yeah, the picks were close to needs, S/DE/LT/WR/LB/DT
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Last year seemed pretty close.
Vaccaro in the 1st made peoples azzes pucker.
Stills and Johnson were PS material
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Vaccaro in the 1st made peoples azzes pucker.
Stills and Johnson were PS material
I puckered when Vacarro was chosen as I was thinking NT, but relaxed nicely when we traded up and grabbed Jenkins in the third.

I'm not so happy this year as I'm hearing Payton talking about a "reach" to draft a center in the second round, so instead we really "reach" and grab a "prototypical" CB instead. I guess Payton and Loomis are just playing it safety.... I mean safely this year?

You know that prototypes rarely make it to market right?

I'm think our OL is going to make or break the team this year, so yeah I wanted to see some more OL type beef showing up at our training camp.

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Old 05-13-2014, 01:34 PM   #96
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I'll admit that I was stoked about Vacarro. Now I just want to sell a watch to Cooks.
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Old 05-15-2014, 12:32 PM   #97
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Someone must be reading my posts... I grade the INCOMPLETE.

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Old 05-15-2014, 01:03 PM   #98
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Originally Posted by TheOak View Post
Vaccaro in the 1st made peoples azzes pucker.
Stills and Johnson were PS material
I still wish would have traded down but i am warming up to Kenny.

neither PS but neither were on my wish list either. but i ate my crow on the Jenkins pick and stills was let see what happens
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