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Old 12-20-2010, 04:14 PM   #76
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Re: A look back at the 2008 draft

Not too surprisingly, with Orakpo and Rocky hurt, and PD going on IR, Rob Jackson has been added to the active roster. I don't know what they see in him really, but I hope he can show something these last two games
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Old 12-20-2010, 04:34 PM   #77
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Poor fella must be a Josh McDaniels cocksucker.
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Old 12-21-2010, 03:01 AM   #78
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I hate looking back at the 2008 draft. Especially every time Desean Jackson catches a 50 yard pass.
It could probably be a bit easier if

1) we had a guy that could hit a WR in stride on a go route or

2) we utilized a TE that can turn a 5 yard route into a 20 yard gain

speaking of playmaking ability, where have Cooley's opportunities been? maybe he wouldn't mind a trade so much now as he would've with the rumors last offseason
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Old 12-21-2010, 08:33 AM   #79
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Poor fella must be a Josh McDaniels cocksucker.
Maybe he got traded? If he did I doubt it matters, it's not like he rejuvenated anybody's running game or scored a touchdown in like 8 straight games.
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Old 12-21-2010, 10:46 AM   #80
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It is really hard to judge players coming out of college. Especially WRs. They face on average 2-3 decent/good DBs a year. In the NFL, they are going to face a good/excellent DB 15-16 times a year. College ball can easily make a average joe look stellar.
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Old 12-21-2010, 10:48 AM   #81
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Maybe he got traded? If he did I doubt it matters, it's not like he rejuvenated anybody's running game or scored a touchdown in like 8 straight games.
Could you imagine the difference he could of made for our season? With him, you can have a poor OL like we do and still have a running game
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Could you imagine the difference he could of made for our season? With him, you can have a poor OL like we do and still have a running game
Man I wish we had traded for him, especially with Shanny knowing him like he does. He had a decent season in Denver in '08, it's just Josh McDaniels didn't like him for w/e reason so he got sent to Cleveland. Now Cleveland is set at qb and rb with McCoy and Hillis for the next few years it looks like.

I would much rather have a guy like Hillis on our roster as opposed to Keiland Williams this season. No disrespect to K.Will but Hillis has really improved his stock this season.
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Old 12-21-2010, 11:26 AM   #83
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Man I wish we had traded for him, especially with Shanny knowing him like he does. He had a decent season in Denver in '08, it's just Josh McDaniels didn't like him for w/e reason so he got sent to Cleveland. Now Cleveland is set at qb and rb with McCoy and Hillis for the next few years it looks like.

I would much rather have a guy like Hillis on our roster as opposed to Keiland Williams this season. No disrespect to K.Will but Hillis has really improved his stock this season.
Apples and oranges.. Hillis is more of a Torrain clone, power and the type that will wear you down.. Williams is a change of pace, blocking and receiving back..
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Apples and oranges.. Hillis is more of a Torrain clone, power and the type that will wear you down.. Williams is a change of pace, blocking and receiving back..
True but I'd rather have both Torain and Hillis than Torain and Williams, just because Torain has injury issues. The point is moot anyways because I doubt Hillis will be leaving Cleveland any time soon.
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Could you imagine the difference he could of made for our season? With him, you can have a poor OL like we do and still have a running game
Not do sure about that. Not taking away from him but the Browns have a very solid OL
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Not do sure about that. Not taking away from him but the Browns have a very solid OL
Agree that they have a VERY solid Oline. In fact they seem to have a lot of nice pieces to build on, it is sad when the Browns might be closer to being a truly quality team than the Redskins. Oh well, you fall down so you can learn to get back up right? We will be dominate again!
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