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GeauxNOGeaux 03-31-2014 09:59 PM

Last Wave
 
I would love to see either Anthony Spencer or Sidney Rice as a cheap FA pickup. Also want to see De La Puente back!

|Mitch| 03-31-2014 10:17 PM

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I think we are already in draft mode, at least I am... :bng:

hagan714 04-01-2014 06:29 AM

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pass on both outsiders and open to Brain returning.

saintsfan1976 04-01-2014 07:10 AM

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Anyone shocked DLP hasn't received an offer? I'm not. Still like to see him back even if it's to lose his starting job.

CheramieIII 04-01-2014 07:22 AM

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I think we're happy with our possible in camp center prospect. He did start 2 games at guard last year and did fairly well. Unless we get Brian back on the real cheap cheap he's done with us. Colston #1, Stills as a second and morgan a 3rd not a bad receiving corps with Graham, PT and Ingram. Cadet can handle Sproles spot. The team has the right idea.

Utah_Saint 04-01-2014 08:07 AM

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Originally Posted by CheramieIII (Post 586303)
I think we're happy with our possible in camp center prospect. He did start 2 games at guard last year and did fairly well. Unless we get Brian back on the real cheap cheap he's done with us. Colston #1, Stills as a second and morgan a 3rd not a bad receiving corps with Graham, PT and Ingram. Cadet can handle Sproles spot. The team has the right idea.

Lelito started two games, one against the Cardinals and one against the Falcons.

He was absolutely terrible against the Cardinals. He gave up 3 sacks and 5 QB hurries. He got pushed around like he was wearing roller skates.

He didn't do too bad against the falcons.

TheOak 04-01-2014 09:11 AM

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Originally Posted by Utah_Saint (Post 586306)
Lelito started two games, one against the Cardinals and one against the Falcons.

He was absolutely terrible against the Cardinals. He gave up 3 sacks and 5 QB hurries. He got pushed around like he was wearing roller skates.

He didn't do too bad against the falcons.

Lelito started 0 games as Center Both games he was in for an injured Evans at RG. C - RG different animals.

DLP Allowed a hit and a hurry up in the AZ game.

Utah_Saint 04-01-2014 09:28 AM

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Originally Posted by TheOak (Post 586310)
Lelito started 0 games as Center Both games he was in for an injured Evans at RG. C - RG different animals.

DLP Allowed a hit and a hurry up in the AZ game.

The quote was Lelito started two games at guard and did fairly well.

RaginCajun83 04-01-2014 10:03 AM

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Don't see DLP coming back, want to see them draft a center in the 3-5 round range

Rugby Saint II 04-03-2014 08:48 PM

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The fourth round looks like it will have good talent at center still available.

Luda34 04-03-2014 11:01 PM

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If we can't draft the WR that they want in the draft then I wouldn't mind at least trying out Sidney Rice if he's healthy. The thought that Rice only had one good season and that was with Brett Farve so I could image him with Brees.

dizzle88 04-04-2014 03:48 AM

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I wouldn't be against bringing rice in for league minimum but he might get injured signing the contract

halloween 65 04-04-2014 04:39 AM

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A better starting C is needed on our front line. Martin in the 4th.

hagan714 04-04-2014 05:55 AM

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Originally Posted by Utah_Saint (Post 586306)
Lelito started two games, one against the Cardinals and one against the Falcons.

He was absolutely terrible against the Cardinals. He gave up 3 sacks and 5 QB hurries. He got pushed around like he was wearing roller skates.

He didn't do too bad against the falcons.

He was running around the field like a chicken with it,s head cut off in game one. it was so sad it was funny. only difference in game two the saints told him to stop running around. i will give him this he took a while to push backwards in game two. i would be hard pressed to say he held is ground.

lets give the kid from Grand Valley State in his 2nd year a break. he proved himself to be a solid developmental player that deserves a shot at another year of coaching.

My question is were are all the Alex Mack people now that draft upon us?

mid round really? we have no center and you draft a developmental OC that is no where ready to start? strike early the draft it aint that deep at OC. the top two or maybe three look to be possible day one starters. after that they need coaching like Lito, solid but not ready to start by all odds.

repeat after me

OC is a glamor position that is a flashy pick in the draft and the fans will love it! :p

ScottF 04-04-2014 01:38 PM

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Originally Posted by hagan714 (Post 586832)
He was running around the field like a chicken with it,s head cut off in game one. it was so sad it was funny. only difference in game two the saints told him to stop running around. i will give him this he took a while to push backwards in game two. i would be hard pressed to say he held is ground.

lets give the kid from Grand Valley State in his 2nd year a break. he proved himself to be a solid developmental player that deserves a shot at another year of coaching.

My question is were are all the Alex Mack people now that draft upon us?

mid round really? we have no center and you draft a developmental OC that is no where ready to start? strike early the draft it aint that deep at OC. the top two or maybe three look to be possible day one starters. after that they need coaching like Lito, solid but not ready to start by all odds.

repeat after me

OC is a glamor position that is a flashy pick in the draft and the fans will love it! :p

The Mack ship has sailed.
I wouldn't have a problem with another year of DLP. Lack of interest might mean what we already know, that Brees makes his linemen better, or at least look better.

hagan714 04-05-2014 02:33 PM

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Originally Posted by ScottF (Post 586930)
The Mack ship has sailed.
I wouldn't have a problem with another year of DLP. Lack of interest might mean what we already know, that Brees makes his linemen better, or at least look better.

i agree with Drew making the OL better but i think i would say he makes his OT look much batter than the oC and OG. he moves so well in the pocket.

that is why OC is so high on my wish list. the interior of the pocket must hold up because any push up the middle neutralizes Drew way to much

same argument as last year for me. every yard of penetration makes drew 3 inches short in the pocket. as we all know, he does not have the inches to give up as it is.

as for the ship sailing on mack i know how do you go from wanting the best OC in the NFL and knowing the needs to drafting an OC in the 4th or 5th round and praying he can plug the hole?

I call this the glamor effect of the draft and not going with the BPA on the board. lets face it a solid oC will not sell tickets or generate the buzz of other positions.

sacks and TDs generate more fan PR than keeping Drew up right and opening wholes for the running game.

OC get the no respect ;)


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