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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by S197 » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:25 pm

This is why we don't let Zimm in the war room
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by PurpleKoolaid » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:26 pm

####, Rick let Zimmer talk him into a CB which isnt close to the BPA or what we needed. Hate the pick. Basically giving up on Alexander. Damnit Rick
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by Cliff » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:26 pm

3 1st round cbs. Crazy.
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by kidfozzy. » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:27 pm

PurpleKoolaid wrote:####, Rick let Zimmer talk him into a CB which isnt close to the BPA or what we needed. Hate the pick. Basically giving up on Alexander. Damnit Rick
I thought they were letting go of Terrance Newman, because he’s a dinosaur.
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by S197 » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:28 pm

Cliff wrote:3 1st round cbs. Crazy.
And Alexander is a 2nd.
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Post by 808vikingsfan » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:28 pm

What round was Hughes projected to go?
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by Husker Vike » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:29 pm

Would rather of had J.Jackson.
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by dead_poet » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:30 pm

808vikingsfan wrote:What round was Hughes projected to go?
#33 overall on the consensus big board
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by dead_poet » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:31 pm

kidfozzy. wrote:
PurpleKoolaid wrote:####, Rick let Zimmer talk him into a CB which isnt close to the BPA or what we needed. Hate the pick. Basically giving up on Alexander. Damnit Rick
I thought they were letting go of Terrance Newman, because he’s a dinosaur.
Not sure yet. This might reflect that they're moving on or he told them he's retiring. The door was still open on one more season before the draft from what I read.
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by dead_poet » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:31 pm

@Eric_L_Smith

#UCF CB Mike Hughes in 2017:

Started 11 games with 49 tackles with 4 INTs, including one returned for a touchdown. Returned 14 punts for 233 yards and a touchdown; returned 20 kickoffs for 635 yards and two touchdowns; All-Conference First-Team (CB) and Second-Team (returner).
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by PurpleKoolaid » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:31 pm

dead_poet wrote:
808vikingsfan wrote:What round was Hughes projected to go?
#33 overall on the consensus big board
They guys on FOX said 15th overall on the board, but he is way too frigging small for that. I doubt we see him play for 2 years. I havent hated a pick so much in ages.
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by Mothman » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:32 pm

I hate this pick. Hernandez was sitting right there and instead they took another CB, another player with off the field issues who needs experience too.

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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by dead_poet » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:32 pm

@AaronWilson_NFL Central Florida CB Mike Hughes. He was supposed to go higher, but off-field concerns from his days at North Carolina hurt his stock a bit
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by Mothman » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:33 pm

S197 wrote:This is why we don't let Zimm in the war room
:lol:
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Re: 2018 NFL Draft Thread

Post by S197 » Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:33 pm

dead_poet wrote:
@Eric_L_Smith

#UCF CB Mike Hughes in 2017:

Started 11 games with 49 tackles with 4 INTs, including one returned for a touchdown. Returned 14 punts for 233 yards and a touchdown; returned 20 kickoffs for 635 yards and two touchdowns; All-Conference First-Team (CB) and Second-Team (returner).
How is his pass protection and run blocking? I'm sorry but this #### is bananas. I'm pissed.
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