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Old 10-01-2015, 06:04 AM   #51
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Re: Saints trade Akiem Hicks for Patriots Michael Hoomanawanui

Hoo Dat!
I just want him to end up in the plus column.
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Old 10-01-2015, 06:08 AM   #52
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hicks hasnt done **** in a long time. outside of the media talking about how he was on the verge of greatness.
Time will tell what kind of player Hicks is. And if he goes on to NE and plays well then it's yet another failure by our own organization.
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Time will tell what kind of player Hicks is. And if he goes on to NE and plays well then it's yet another failure by our own organization.
Good point, I think we have an idea how this one plays out.
One thing is faith is very low for our D staff. And some players
flourish on other teams, well except Bushrod and a few others.
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Old 10-01-2015, 07:24 AM   #54
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For his size and athletic ability, the guy under performed. Plus, being benched last Sunday, clearly the guy has an attitude problem. All of this in a contract year where guys normally go all out. Also, he's not a 4-3 DE.
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Re: Saints trade Akiem Hicks for Patriots Michael Hoomanawanui

Makes no sense to me I would have much rather gotten a draft pick. He will be gone next year this was just another poor decision from the front office giving into what SP's and his offense wants. You got the worst defense going but hey let's make it worse I fully understand. These guys are insane
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Old 10-01-2015, 07:53 AM   #56
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Re: Saints trade Akiem Hicks for Patriots Michael Hoomanawanui

The crazy thing is, Hoo might be the best blocking tight end the Saints have had in my time watching the Saints (since the Jim Mora era). I don't think I'm forgetting anyone ...
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Old 10-01-2015, 08:06 AM   #57
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Re: Saints trade Akiem Hicks for Patriots Michael Hoomanawanui

The real winner in this trade is hicks.
The guy gets to go to a superbowl winner that is known for getting the best out of its players. I predict pro bowl for hicks next year.

Another dumb move by our front office/payton. We should be getting rid of our coaches that cant coach potential if it were sitting next to them. All this for yet another blocking TE... yes folks he is a blocker.
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Old 10-01-2015, 08:54 AM   #58
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From a friend who is pats fan: Humanavamanui is a blocking TE, good hands but he is slow and creates no separation.
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Old 10-01-2015, 09:11 AM   #59
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Old 10-01-2015, 09:15 AM   #60
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Re: Saints trade Akiem Hicks for Patriots Michael Hoomanawanui

So, we pushed more money into next year in the hope that Brees will pull a Brady for us for a trade of 2 meaningless players? An offensive lineman could do this guy's job. Hicks will do great in NE, we all know that. Our new TE will suck, we all know that. Personally, I hope Benson cleans house after this season. We have gone stale and lost discipline and I'm tried of watching the lathargicness of it all. Sean lost his swag. Byrd, Graham, Galette, and Brees are draining us dry.

I've seen too much football to think there is any hope for the Saints doing anything this season and beyond without major changes. The party was fun, but it's come to an end. And, yes, I will still root for my team. 0-3 with 3 NFC losses and 2 division losses, an even weaker D line and nothing from the TE position. That's not a hole that our team has the character to climb out of.
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