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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Originally Posted by Beastmode He has more on the line than anyone else so I could see him throwing caution to the wind to make insane grabs. This is his shot to get a deal all or nothing. Jerry Rice ...

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Old 08-30-2017, 07:27 PM   #21
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He has more on the line than anyone else so I could see him throwing caution to the wind to make insane grabs. This is his shot to get a deal all or nothing. Jerry Rice was slow as dirt. It can be done.
I think Steve Largent is a better example for you. HoF receiver without too much speed.
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Old 09-01-2017, 10:13 AM   #22
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I don't know how i feel about Ginn. I guess it wait and see. I know i think Willie Snead is GREAT!!
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Comparing Cooks incompletions to Snead's is comparing apples to oranges.
I didn't compare incompletions. I compared 1st down %. I was showing that Snead has been an outstanding possession receiver when it comes to getting first downs and extending drives. My point being, Snead is an excellent #2 receiver. His stats as the third option were better that most team's second option.

Both receivers have good completion percentages. Cooks 66.6%, Snead 69.4% last season.

I'm curious though, why would you say it's comparing apples to oranges?
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Old 09-04-2017, 11:28 PM   #24
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I'd consider Snead better than Ginn, as Snead can, you know, actually receive the pass...

Ginn reminds of Featherstone, Texas State...


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Cooks was not good for much. Really could not use him for anything else but stretching the field for some reason. I bet he doesn't even sniff 1K yards this year.
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Cooks was not good for much. Really could not use him for anything else but stretching the field for some reason. I bet he doesn't even sniff 1K yards this year.
I'd consider taking that bet and here's why, Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski and no Julian Edelman (IR) in the NFC East...
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Old 09-04-2017, 11:51 PM   #27
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I'd consider taking that bet and here's why, Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski and no Julian Edelman (IR) in the NFC East...
They got several other WR's. Edelman hardly ever scored. Cooks is tapped for about 700 yards and almost no TDs with Gronk.
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They got several other WR's. Edelman hardly ever scored. Cooks is tapped for about 700 yards and almost no TDs with Gronk.
Assuming Gronk plays 16 games; remember the Pats haven't had a vertical threat since Randy Moss, and that worked out pretty good statistically...
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