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Old 08-01-2011, 08:30 AM   #121
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He'll be our guy on opening day
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Old 08-01-2011, 08:32 AM   #122
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I see him more in a 3rd down role, with Torain and Helu getting the rest of the work. But we'll see.
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Old 08-01-2011, 08:43 AM   #123
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Great trade! Hightower is very versatile and definitely performed better than the guy he kept getting benched for, Beanie Wells. Great receiving back.

Vonnie Holliday, thanks for the effort.


The Cardinals are getting ripped off in trades, it appears.

I did not think we needed another RB but Hightower is a talented player.

Also, Keiland Williams is likely to move to FB, so there still may be room to keep Torain, Helu and Royster along with Hightower. Anything we can do to keep Torain healthy and fresh will be of huge benefit.
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Old 08-01-2011, 08:48 AM   #124
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Sellers will be cut or traded.
Cut. He's working out at TE and has zero chance of making the team with Cooley, Davis and Paulsen.

Darrel Young and Keiland Williams are a gret young FB tandem. Sellers had a great career here, but has been slipping over the past couple years...dropped passes, didn't look like he was giving 100% effort at all times...

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Old 08-01-2011, 09:06 AM   #125
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"Hightower wore thin on the Cardinals coaching staff with five fumbles in back-to-back seasons. Though he's a reliable pass-catcher, Hightower has been one of the least effective backs with the ball in hands, failing to top 7.0 yards per reception since entering the league in 2008."

Fabulous.
He's close enough at 6.8. To be exact he had 12 fums. and lost 8 in 3yrs. at Ariz. Expect Bobby Turner to work closely with him about the importance of securing the ball.
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I like the move for Keiland. Just has to improve his blocking, hopefully we can see him do some of this this season
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Old 08-01-2011, 09:10 AM   #127
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I still think Torrain is the starting running back.
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Old 08-01-2011, 09:21 AM   #128
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I still think Torrain is the starting running back.
I agree.....if he's not the starter there's not much left for him, he does not play teams.
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Old 08-01-2011, 09:29 AM   #129
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don't know what's happening or why,but VH is refusing to report to the cardinals.don't know if that kills the trade or not.just know he is not reporting.as for sellers,i think ever since he made the pro bowl,he has been a shell of his older self.
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don't know what's happening or why,but VH is refusing to report to the cardinals.don't know if that kills the trade or not.just know he is not reporting.as for sellers,i think ever since he made the pro bowl,he has been a shell of his older self.
I doubt it, once the trade is done the player traded become the new team's problem. See the whole Richard Seymour situation when Darth Hoody sent him to Oakland.
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I see him more in a 3rd down role, with Torain and Helu getting the rest of the work. But we'll see.
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Sellers will be cut or traded.
Cut he's not making much this year.
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I doubt it, once the trade is done the player traded become the new team's problem. See the whole Richard Seymour situation when Darth Hoody sent him to Oakland.
It depends. If he simply doesn't show up, he's subject to a fine. But as the player rep he should/would know this.

If he doesn't show up and retires then it really depends on what was agreed to between the Redskins and Cardinals. Like right now I think it's a conditional 6th that could become a 5th. But maybe there's language in the deal that says if Vonnie retires then it becomes a guaranteed 5th
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Old 08-01-2011, 09:50 AM   #134
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i lost a lot of respect when he came out with the bamboozled and hoodwinked crack during the lockout.really did'nt think he needed to broadcast that to the whole world.
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